Over the next two days, the India Meteorological Department predicts ‘heavy to very heavy rainfall’ in Kerala, Tamil Nadu, and Karnataka, as well as thunderstorms, lightning, and strong winds. According to the IMD, the monsoon is likely to reach the rest of Kerala, Lakshadweep, some additional parts of Tamil Nadu, Puducherry, coastal and south interior Karnataka, and Rayalaseema in the next 24 hours.
According to the weather department’s bulletin, the Southwest Monsoon is very likely to advance further into some more parts of the Central Arabian Sea, some parts of Maharashtra and Goa, remaining parts of Karnataka, some more parts of Andhra Pradesh, some parts of Telangana, and remaining parts of Tamilnadu. Over the next 2-3 days, rain may fall in areas of North Interior Karnataka, Andhra Pradesh, Tamil Nadu, Southwest Bay of Bengal, Westcentral, and East-central Bay of Bengal.
Heavy rainfall is expected in isolated areas across Arunachal Pradesh, Assam, Meghalaya, Madhya Maharashtra, Konkan, Goa, Coastal Andhra Pradesh, Yanam, Telangana, Coastal and South Interior Karnataka, Tamil Nadu, Puducherry, Karaikal, Kerala, and Rayalaseema, according to the weather forecast.
Meanwhile, thunderstorms with lightning and gusty winds of 30-40 kmph are expected in isolated areas across East Rajasthan, West Madhya Pradesh, and Telangana on Friday, according to the weather service. The weather service also predicted lightning in isolated areas over Jammu and Kashmir, Ladakh, Gilgit-Baltistan, and Muzaffarabad, Himachal Pradesh, Uttarakhand, East Madhya Pradesh, Vidarbha, Chhattisgarh, Odisha, Gujarat state, Madhya Maharashtra, Marathwada, Konkan, and Goa, Coastal Andhra Pradesh, Yanam, Rayalaseema, Coastal.