After remaining parched for the last many days, good rain and thundershowers occurred in most parts of Vidarbha in the last 48 hours. Hailstorm activities were also reported in parts of the region that resulted in damage to several crops in the region.
Parts of Marathwada also received isolated rain and thundershowers but hailstorms spared the region. These rains continued in the last 24 hours as well. However, the intensity and spread of rain were much more over Vidarbha in contrast with the Marathwada region.
In a span of 24 hours, from 08:30 am on Monday, Chandrapur recorded 34 mm of rains, followed by Udgir with 30 mm, Brahmapuri 24 mm, Yeotmal 14 mm, Wardha 6.6 mm, Amravati 4.2 mm, Gondia 1.8 mm and Nagpur witnessed 1.2 mm of light spells.
The maximums that were running above the normal levels by 4-5 degrees, dropped below normal by 2-3 degrees. However, minimums are still settling above normal. As per Skymet Weather, scattered rain and thundershowers are expected to continue over Vidarbha region until tonight.