Here is the weather forecast for the next two days
Friday (July 22)
- Widespread rains with isolated heavy falls and thunderstorms are likely over Madhya Pradesh, Chhattisgarh and Odisha.
- Showers and widespread thunderstorms are possible over Arunachal Pradesh, Assam, Meghalaya and the Andaman and Nicobar Islands.
- Fairly widespread rains and thunderstorms are expected over Himachal Pradesh, Uttarakhand, Punjab, Haryana, Uttar Pradesh, Rajasthan, Bihar, Jharkhand, Sikkim, West Bengal, Nagaland, Manipur, Mizoram, Tripura, Maharashtra, Telangana, Goa and Kerala.
- Showers and scattered thunderstorms are possible over Jammu and Kashmir, Gujarat, Karnataka, Andhra Pradesh and Tamil Nadu.
- Isolated rains are forecast over Ladakh and Lakshadweep.
Saturday (July 23)
- Widespread rains with isolated heavy falls and thunderstorms are likely over Madhya Pradesh, Maharashtra, Assam, Meghalaya, western Rajasthan and northwest Gujarat.
- Widespread rainfall accompanied by thunderstorms is forecast over Chhattisgarh, Odisha and West Bengal.
- Fairly widespread showers and thunderstorms are likely over Jammu and Kashmir, Himachal Pradesh, Uttarakhand, Punjab, Haryana, Uttar Pradesh, Rajasthan, Gujarat, Bihar, Jharkhand, Sikkim, Arunachal Pradesh, Nagaland, Manipur, Mizoram, Tripura, Telangana, Goa, Kerala and the Andaman and Nicobar Islands.
- Scattered showers and thunderstorms are expected in Karnataka, Andhra Pradesh and Tamil Nadu.
- Isolated rains are possible over Ladakh and Lakshadweep.
Summary of forecasts for the next five days
A cyclonic circulation covers a large area of central and eastern India. With the addition of a westerly flow from the Arabian Sea, Madhya Pradesh and adjoining areas will see widespread rains with isolated heavy falls and thunderstorms in the coming days.
Another cyclonic circulation is expected to be pronounced in western Rajasthan or western Gujarat this weekend and could bring localized heavy rains.
Meanwhile, intermittent rains will continue over northeast India for the next five days. Likewise, the Konkan coast and the southern peninsula will see showers in westerly winds.
As for the mercury level, maximum temperatures are expected to be cooler than normal in the northwest of the country, except for the western Himalayan region, over the next five days. Daytime and nighttime temperatures in the Western Himalayan region will be warmer than average for the same duration.
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