IMD issues orange alert for severe heatwave condition in these states till 10 June. Full forecast here
The IMD in its latest update noted that there will be a rise in maximum temperatures by 2-4°C over plains of northwest India during next 5 days and by 2-3°C over Central India during next 3 day
The Indian Metrological Department (IMD) has said that the maximum temperature is likely to be 39°C-41°C and about 2°C-4°C above normal at a few pockets over Tamil Nadu and Puducherry during the next two days.
Here's a detailed look at the weather forecast
IMD heatwave forecast
-Rise in maximum temperatures by 2-4°C very likely over plains of Northwest India during next 5 days and by 2-3°C over Central India during next 3 days.
-Severe heat wave conditions very likely to continue in some pockets over Bihar during 6 to 10 June.
-Heat wave conditions very likely to continue in isolated pockets over West Bengal, east Jharkhand, Andhra Pradesh and Yanam, Telangana during 6-10 June
-Severe heatwave conditions will also remain over east Uttar Pradesh during 7 to 10 June, and over West Uttar Pradesh during 8-10 June.
IMD Rainfall Forecast
-Rainfall with thunderstorm, lightning, gusty winds very likely to prevail over Kerala, Lakshadweep, South Interior Karnataka during the next five days
-Further similar conditions will prevail over Coastal and North Interior Karnataka, Tamil Nadu and Andhra Pradesh during next 5 days.
-Heavy rainfall very likely at isolated places over Andaman and Nicobar Islands on 6, 7 and 10 June
-Heavy rainfall will also prevail over Kerala during 6-10 June, and South Interior Karnataka on 9 and 10 June.
-Rainfall with thunderstorm, lightning is very likely to occur over North India during next 5 days.
-Heavy rainfall very likely over Manipur on 6 June, Manipur and Mizoram on 7 June and Arunachal Pradesh, Assam and Meghalaya on 10 June.
-Rainfall with thunderstorm, lightning very likely over Northwest India on 6 and 7 June.
-The weather department informed that thundersquall (speed 50-60 kmph) likely to occur over West Rajasthan on 6 and 7 June and over East Rajasthan on 6 June.
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