Heavy to very heavy rains likely in many districts of State

Source: The Hitavada      Date: 04 Sep 2018 10:50:00



Staff Reporter

As some monsoon systems are active, hence, Weather Department has forecasted heavy to very heavy rains in sundry parts of Bhind, Morena, Sheopurkalan, Guna, Gwalior, Datia, Ashok Nagar, Shivpuri, Tikamgarh, Chhattarpur, Panna, Damoh, Satna, Rewa, Sidhi, Singhrauli, Shahdol, Rajgarh, Neemuch and Mandsaur districts.

Weather Department told that upper air circulation persists over central part of Northern Uttar Pradesh and its adjoining northern Madhya Pradesh. One more upper air circulation exists over north-east Jharkhand and its adjoining areas. Along with this, upper air circulation on North Rajasthan and it’s adjoining Gujarat. There is also possibility of creation of low pressure area in Bay of Bengal by September 6. Hence, many parts of State are having good chances of rainfall.
In its forecast, Weather Department also told that rains and light showers are likely in maximum places of Rewa, Sagar, Gwalior, Chambal divisions and Rajgarh, Neemuch and Mandsaur districts.

Rains likely in many places of Jabalpur, Hoshangabad, Shahdol divisions and a few places of Indore, Bhopal and Ujjain divisions. In last twenty four hours, rains lashed isolated places of State. Pichore recorded rainfall of 9 cm,
Bhander (7 cm), Sheopurkalan, Panna, Naugaon, Morena, Mehgaon (4 cm each) and Lanji, Satna, Kolaras (3 cm each) respectively. As far as Bhopal is concerned then it witnessed partial cloudy sky and at some places, it recorded drizzling activities. However, there was no major rainfall activity throughout the day, leaving people disappointed. Now, State is expecting to get more rains even after September 6 as there is likelihood of good rains following formation of low pressure area in Bay of Bengal.

After the revival of monsoon activities, now State is getting good rains in isolated parts. On Sunday, Chanderi and Orcha faced flood as it rained heavily there, leaving rivers and drains on spate.