It is going to be a rainy Mahashivratri for East India as scattered light rain is likely in East Uttar Pradesh, parts of West Bihar and Jharkhand today.
According to Skymet Weather, a Tough is extending from the northern plains up to East Uttar Pradesh. Moreover, the humid winds from the Bay of Bengal are increasing the moisture concentration, thus making the conditions favourable for rains.
These rains may increase tomorrow in parts of East Uttar Pradesh and Bihar. The state of Jharkhand, however, may continue to get scattered showers.
On February 23, the weather activities may reduce to some extent, but on February 24, rains may revive once again due to the formation of a Cyclonic Circulation over Bihar.
This system will bring fairly widespread rain and thundershowers for Bihar, Jharkhand, Gangetic West Bengal and many parts of Odisha. Meanwhile, scattered showers are likely in East Uttar Pradesh. There are also chances of lightning strikes and some intense thundershowers along with strong winds in Odisha and Jharkhand.
These rains would taper from the region on February 26 as the weather system would start shifting towards Northeast India. Isolated light rain, however, may continue in Gangetic West Bengal and Coastal Odisha for some more time.
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