While most parts of India are witnessing dry weather conditions, it is mainly the Northern Hills and Northeastern states of the country that are experiencing some light rain and thundershowers.
The last 24 hours were also no different for both the regions, wherein the hills of North India recorded some light rain and snow, parts of Northeast India too were not behind in registering some good showers on its name.
The rain activity remained mainly confined to parts of Arunachal Pradesh, Assam, Nagaland and a few parts of Sikkim. During the last 24 hours, heavy rains with isolated hailstorms were observed by Assam and Arunachal Pradesh.
In a span of 24 hours as on Friday, Rangia recorded heavy rains to the tune of 65 mm, Gangtok 35 mm, Majbat 28 mm, Guwahati and Pasighat both recorded 12 mm of rains each, Chaparmukh 8 mm and Kalimpong witnessed 7 mm of rains.
As per Skymet Weather, the Western Disturbance which was over North Pakistan and adjoining Jammu and Kashmir region was responsible for giving rains over these states of Northeast India.