Monsoon likely in Delhi between 30 June and 1 July, says IMD
Light rain or thundershowers are also forecast for July 1, and very light rainfall is likely on July 2. Full story on Dynamite News:
New Delhi: Reeling under sweltering heat, parts of north-west India could expect some respite over the next two days as conditions are becoming favourable for the onset of monsoon in the region, the India Meteorological Department said here on Tuesday.
"Conditions would continue to become favourable for further advance of monsoon into remaining parts of Arabian Sea and Gujarat, some parts of Rajasthan, remaining parts of Madhya Pradesh, entire Uttar Pradesh and Uttarakhand, Himachal Pradesh and Jammu and Kashmiri, some parts of Punjab, Haryana and Chandigarh, entire Delhi during subsequent 48-hours between June 30 and July 1," said IMD.
Delhi has been reeling under hot and humid conditions with temperatures rising above 40 degrees Celsius.
The weather office has forecast cloudy skies, light to moderate rain or thundershowers, and gusty winds of 30 to 40 kmph for June 30 in the national capital.
Light rain or thundershowers are also forecast for July 1, and very light rainfall is likely on July 2.