Weekend Showers Likely over Maharashtra, Madhya Pradesh
Here’s our latest weather outlook for India
5-Day Nationwide Weather Forecast
A Western Disturbance (WD) is over north Pakistan and adjoining areas on Saturday morning. The WD and the induced cyclonic circulation brings isolated to scattered rain or snow and thunderstorms over Northern and Central India on Saturday, and then gradually weakens on Saturday evening.
A fresh WD will affect the weather over Western Himalayan Region from Monday evening. It will bring scattered to fairly widespread snow or rain and thunderstorms over North India on Tuesday and Wednesday.
A cyclonic circulation is over North Eastern India in this forecast period. Scattered to fairly widespread snow or rain with lightning are likely over Arunachal Pradesh on Saturday and Sunday.
Easterly to southeasterly winds from Bay of Bengal and westerly winds from Arabian Sea will converge over Maharashtra, Madhya Pradesh and adjoining areas on Saturday. The convergence will bring isolated to scattered rain with lightning over Central India on Saturday and Monday, and over Southern India from Sunday to Tuesday.
Dry weather is likely over Southern India on Saturday, and over Eastern India in this period, although isolated rain with lightning is possible over Odisha from Saturday to Tuesday. Dry weather is likely over Northern India on Sunday and Monday, but isolated snow or rain is expected over the Western Himalayan Region.
Maximum temperatures are 1 to 4 degree Celsius or less lower than average over Northern, North-Central and Eastern India in this period. Maximum temperatures are near normal over Southern India. Minimum temperatures are near average or warmer than normal across India. Maximum temperatures of 40 degree Celsius or more are possible over some places of Southern India from Saturday onwards.
2-Day Regional Forecast
Fairly widespread snow or rain and thunderstorms are likely over Arunachal Pradesh. Scattered snow or rain and thunderstorms have been forecast over Jammu & Kashmir and Ladakh.
Isolated snow or rain is possible over Himachal Pradesh, Uttarakhand and Sikkim. Isolated rains are expected over Assam, Meghalaya, Nagaland, Manipur, Mizoram, Tripura, Odisha, Jharkhand, Punjab, Madhya Pradesh, Maharashtra, Goa, Chhattisgarh and Telangana.
Dry weather is likely over West Bengal, Bihar, Uttar Pradesh, Haryana, Delhi, Rajasthan, Gujarat, Andhra Pradesh, Tamil Nadu, Karnataka, Kerala and Andaman & Nicobar Islands.
Scattered snow or rain and thunderstorms have been predicted over Arunachal Pradesh. Scattered rain and thunderstorms are possible over interior Maharashtra.
Isolated snow or rain is in the forecast for Jammu & Kashmir, Ladakh, Himachal Pradesh and Uttarakhand. Isolated rain is expected over West Bengal, Odisha, Madhya Pradesh, coastal Maharashtra, Goa, Chhattisgarh, Andhra Pradesh, Telangana, Tamil Nadu, Karnataka and Kerala.
Dry weather is likely over Assam, Meghalaya, Nagaland, Manipur, Mizoram, Tripura, Sikkim, Jharkhand, Bihar, Uttar Pradesh, Punjab, Haryana, Delhi, Rajasthan, Gujarat and Andaman & Nicobar Islands.