Situated at some 450 km away from Orissa's Paradip coast and moving in a northeast direction, cyclone Mahasen is expected to hit Chittgong in Banglad...
May 18, 2013 - Skymet Weather Report for India
WIND: Winds over Punjab will blow from east. Haryana, west UP, Rajasthan and Delhi will get winds extremely hot and dry and dusty westerly or south westerly winds. (A trough will form from Uttarakhand to Madhya Maharashtra across UP, east MP and Vidharbha.)
TEMP: The month is getting hotter day and day and it looks like the temperatures may reach 45 degrees in the capital, Day temperatures will rise by 1 to 2 degrees over plains of North West during Heat wave conditions would prevail over southwest Rajasthan and west Haryana and west U.P where temps have already gone beyond 44 and 45 degrees.
WEATHER: Weather will be mainly dry and very hot in entire N and NW India.
WIND: easterly winds will blow east UP, Bihar and Jharkhand. Orissa and West Bengal will receive winds from southwest or south direction.
TEMP: Maximum temperatures of east UP, Bihar and Jharkhand will be above normal by 2-3 degrees. NE will have below normal and cool temps due to continuous rain.
WEATHER: Cyclone Mahasen brought heavy areas in many parts in NE India, rain may continue but reduce considerable. Rain is expected at many few places over Sikkim, subs Himalayan West Bengal. Weather of rest east India will be dry.
WIND: winds over Gujarat will entirely be from the west. These winds are land winds, therefore they will be very and hot and extremely dry. they will turn to northwest over MP and Vidharbha. Cyclone Mahasen on the other hand brought tidal surges, heavy rain and strong winds, causing considerable damage in the fishing villages of Bangladesh, Many casualties were reported due to falling trees and collapsing walls. The cyclone now lies as the low over NE India and will soon become insignificant.
TEMP: Just like in the north, very very hot days continue in central India as well. Max temps are in the range of 42 to 46 degrees Celsius. Temps are expected to rise further. Heat wave conditions are expected in south MP and Vidharbha.
WEATHER: Weather will be dry, hot and uncomfortable and it will be nearly impossible to step outdoors.
WIND: winds over Karnataka and Kerala will blow from west. These winds be moisture laden from the sea. A trough is seen over coastal TN therefore winds over there will be south westerly here.
TEMP: temperatures of south India will remain stable and near normal. No change, both in the max and minimums.
WEATHER: Rain is possible at one or two places over AP and north Karnataka and Kerala.
Weather in major cities:
Maximum of Delhi will be 44 degrees. Minimum will be 26 degrees.
Mumbai will have a maximum of 34 degrees. Minimums will be 26 degrees.
With a maximum of 36 degrees Kolkata will have a comfortable and sunny day. Minimum will be 27 degrees. PC
Maximum of Bangalore will be 34 degrees. Morning would be comfortable at 23 degrees. PC
Maximum of Hyderabad will reach 40 degrees Morning will be pleasant at 29 degrees. TS rain.
Chennai will have a maximum of 41 degrees. Minimum will be 29 degrees.
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