New Delhi: The Meteorological Department has issued an alert for the next 4 days in different states across the country. Heavy to very heavy rain is expected at many places. Orange alert has been issued for some places and yellow alert for some places. On July 22, there may be an excess of rain in some parts of Konkan and Goa. Apart from this, there is a warning of heavy rain at some places in Madhya Maharashtra, Madhya Pradesh, Vidarbha, Chhattisgarh and Coastal Andhra Pradesh. Heavy rain has also been forecast at some places in Uttar Pradesh and Uttarakhand.
According to the Meteorological Department, on July 23, like July 22, there may be very heavy rains in many places in Konkan and Goa, apart from heavy to very heavy in Madhya Pradesh, Chhattisgarh, Madhya Maharashtra, and East Rajasthan, Vidarbha, East Rajasthan. , Gujarat region, Marathwada, Coastal Andhra Pradesh and Coastal Interior Karnataka are expected to receive heavy rains. According to the Meteorological Department, there is a warning of heavy to very heavy rain in Gujarat region, Konkan and Goa and isolated places over East Rajasthan, Madhya Pradesh, Chhattisgarh, Odisha, Madhya Maharashtra, Telangana and Coastal and South Interior Karnataka on July 24. On 25th July also there may be heavy to very heavy rains in Konkan and Goa. Heavy rain warning has also been issued in Uttarakhand, Gujarat, Rajasthan, Madhya Pradesh, Chhattisgarh, Madhya Maharashtra, Odisha, Coastal Andra Pradesh and Coastal Interior Karnataka.
Heavy to very heavy rain forecast in Mumbai
The Regional Center of the Meteorological Department has issued a ‘Red Alert’ forecasting heavy to very heavy rains in Mumbai. Dr Jayant Sarkar, head of the Regional Meteorological Center here said that earlier the Meteorological Department had issued an ‘Orange Alert’, but now it has been changed to ‘Red Alert’ for Wednesday after changing due to ‘favorable contemporary conditions’. .
A low pressure area is forming along the coast between Maharashtra and Karnataka, due to which westerly westerly winds often blow over the land from the Arabian Sea. There are east-west wind systems in Maharashtra and this is creating favorable monsoon conditions. Because of this, Konkan, Goa and Madhya Maharashtra have two concurrent systems for very heavy rains, especially in the Ghat areas.
Flood warning in southern Tamil Nadu districts
The southern districts of Tamil Nadu, including Madurai district, are likely to experience floods for the second time after the water level in the Vaiga Dam increased due to incessant rains. A statement from the state’s water resources minister’s office said the department would issue a second flood alert only when the water level in Vaiga reaches 68.5 feet. The southern districts of the state have been witnessing intermittent rain and cloud cover for the past few days. The water level in the catchment areas of major dams has got good water flow. The water level of Vaigai Dam crossed 66 feet on 9 July and due to this the first flood warning was issued.