IMD has released an update on monsoon that there will be light to moderate rain with isolated heavy falls very likely over southern peninsular India during the next 5 days and over Maharastra during the next 2 days.
The India Meteorological Department (IMD) said that a cyclonic circulation lies over the north Andaman Sea & neighborhood and extends up to the mid-tropospheric level. Under its influence, a low-pressure area is very likely to form over the same region during the next 36 hours. It is likely to become more marked and move west northwestwards towards south Odisha-north Andhra Pradesh coasts during subsequent 4-5 days. Under its influence; Light to moderate rainfall at most places with isolated thunderstorms (wind speed 40-50 kmph gusting to 60 km) and heavy to very heavy falls very likely over Andaman & Nicobar Islands during the next 5 days.
Heavy to very heavy rainfall likely at isolated places over Andaman and Nicobar Islands and Kerala and Mahe; heavy rainfall at isolated places over Rayalaseema, Karnataka, and Tamil Nadu, Puducherry, and Karaikal.
Thunderstorm accompanied with lightning and Squall (speed reaching 50-60 kph) likely at isolated places over Andaman and Nicobar Islands and with lightning at isolated places over Coastal Andhra Pradesh and Yanam, Rayalaseema, Coastal Karnataka, Lakshadweep, Kerala and Mahe, and Tamil Nadu, Puducherry, and Karaikal.
A strong wind (wind speed reaching 45-55 kph) likely over East-central Bay of Bengal; (wind speed reaching 40-50 kph) over the Andaman Sea. Fishermen are advised not to venture into these areas.