Weather Warning during next 5 days


  • 15 June (Day 1): Heavy to very heavy rain at isolated places very likely over Arunachal Pradesh, Assam & Meghalaya, Coastal & South Interior Karnataka and Kerala and heavy rain at isolated places over SubHimalayan West Bengal & Sikkim, Nagaland, Manipur, Mizoram & Tripura, Uttarakhand, and Tamilnadu.Thunderstorm accompanied with squall very likely at isolated places over Jammu division and Himachal Pradesh.Thunderstorm accompanied with gusty winds and lightning very likely at isolated places over Uttarkhand, Punjab, Haryana, Chandigarh & Delhi, Bihar, and Interior Tamilnadu.Duststorm/Thunderstorm very likely at isolated places over West Uttar Pradesh.Duststorm very likely at isolated places over Rajasthan.Sea conditions are likely to be rough to very rough along and off Karnataka, Kerala coasts, Tamilnadu Coast, Lakshadweep coast, OdishaWest Bengal Coasts and Andaman & Nicobar Islands. Fishermen are advised not to venture into these areas.
  • 16 June (Day 2): Heavy to very heavy rain at isolated places very likely over Coastal Karnataka and Kerala; heavy rain at isolated places very likely over Arunachal Pradesh, Assam & Meghalaya, Sub-Himalayan West Bengal & Sikkim, Uttarakhand, Konkan & Goa and South Interior Karnataka.Thunderstorm accompanied with squall very likely at isolated places over Jammu division, Himachal Pradesh, Punjab, Haryana, Chandigarh & Delhi and West Uttar Pradesh.Thunderstorm accompanied with gusty winds and lightning very likely at isolated places over Uttrakhand, East Uttar Pradesh, Bihar and Interior Tamilnadu.Duststorm/Thunderstorm likely at isolated places over Rajasthan.
  • 17 June (Day 3): Heavy rain at a few places with very heavy rain at isolated places very likely over Konkan & Goa and heavy rain at isolated places over Assam & Meghalaya, Sub-Himalayan West Bengal & Sikkim, Coastal Karnataka and Kerala.Thunderstorm accompanied with squall likely at isolated places over Himachal Pradesh, Haryana, Chandigarh & Delhi, West Uttar Pradesh and Punjab.Thunderstorm accompanied with gusty winds and lightning very likely at isolated places over Jammu & Kashmir and East Uttar Pradesh.Duststorm/ Thunderstorm likely at isolated places over Rajasthan.
  • 18 June (Day 4): Heavy to very heavy rain at isolated places likely over South Konkan & Goa and Coastal Karnataka and heavy rain at isolated places over Assam & Meghalaya, Sub-Himalayan West Bengal & Sikkim, Madhya Maharashtra and Kerala.Thunderstorm accompanied with gusty winds and lightning very likely at isolated places over Jammu & Kashmir and Himachal Pradesh.
  • 19 June (Day 5): Heavy rain at a few places with very heavy rain at isolated places likely over Coastal Karnataka; heavy to very heavy rain at isolated places likely over south Konkan & Goa, South Interior Karnataka and Kerala and heavy rain at isolated places over Assam & Meghalaya and North Interior Karnataka and Madhya Maharashtra.

  • Weather Outlook for subsequent 2 days from 20th to 22nd June 2018
  • Widespread rainfall with isolated heavy falls likely along the west coast and northeastern states.
  • Fairly wide spread to widespread rainfall likely over Andaman & Nicobar Islands, Isolated to scattered rainfall is likely over Northwest India, Western Himalayan region and south peninsula and isolated rainfall over central India and northern plains.

  • Salient Advisories
  • Continue transplanting of Viruppu rice in Kerala. Continue nursery sowing for Sali rice in Assam, sowing of normal sown WRC in Meghalaya and sowing of soybean, groundnut, black gram and rice bean in Manipur after the current spells of heavy rain. Undertake ploughing and puddling for transplanting kharif rice in Konkan. In Coastal Karnataka, continue nursery raising of rice after current spells of heavy rain and undertake main field preparation for transplanting of rice. Continue sowing of cow pea, groundnut, green gram and black gram in South Interior Karnataka. In North Interior Karnataka, undertake sowing of soybean, green gram, black gram (DU-1, DBGV-5), red gram (TS-3R), groundnut (G 2-52, GPBD-4, GPBD -5 (rainfed), HD-86, TAG-24 (irrigated) and maize (Arjun, GH-0727) crops where sufficient rainfall is received. In Andhra Pradesh, continue land preparation for rainfed crops viz., pulses, ragi, groundnut and green manure crops. Keep the seed ready for sowing and take up sowings of rainfed crops after receipt of sufficient rain. In Telangana, continue land preparation for sowing of kharif crops and undertake sowing of rainfed crops like soybean, jowar, maize, redgram, greengram, cotton etc., after receiving cumulative rainfall of 50-60 mm in light soils and 60-75 mm in heavy soils or the soil should be wet up to 15-20 cm depth. In Madhya Maharashtra, complete preparatory tillage operations and undertake sowing of kharif crops like cotton, tur and soybean after receipt of sufficient rain. In Marathwada, complete preparatory tillage and undertake sowing of kharif soybean, sorghum bajra and planting of adsali sugarcane after receipt of sufficient rain.
  • As further advance of southwest monsoon is not likely during next one week due to the likely prevalence of weak monsoon pattern, undertake preparatory tillage and keep inputs ready for sowing of kharif crops in Madhya Pradesh and Chhattisgarh. Undertake land preparation for sowing of direct seeded upland rice, maize, groundnut, pigeon pea, urad and moong in Jharkhand.

  • As thunderstorm accompanied with gusty winds and lightning very likely at isolated places over Interior Tamilnadu and over Bihar on 15th and 16th June, it is advised to provide support to young fruit plants, banana and vegetables and propping up in sugarcane to prevent the crops from lodging due to strong winds.

  • As thunderstorm accompanied with squall very likely at isolated places over Jammu division on 15th and 16th, over Himachal Pradesh on 15th, 16th and 17th, over Punjab, Haryana, Chandigarh & Delhi and West Uttar Pradesh on 16th and 17th, thunderstorm accompanied with gusty winds and lightning very likely at isolated places over Uttarakhand on 15th and 16th, over Punjab, Haryana, Chandigarh & Delhi on 15th, over East Uttar Pradesh on 16th and 17th, over Jammu & Kashmir on 17th and 18th, over Himachal Pradesh on 18th, Duststorm/Thunderstorm very likely at isolated places over West Uttar Pradesh on 15th, over Rajasthan from 15th to 17th June, provide support to young fruit plants and vegetables and propping up in sugarcane to prevent the crops from lodging due to strong winds. Keep harvested produce at safe places.

  • As sea conditions are likely to be rough to very rough along and off Karnataka, Kerala coasts and Tamilnadu Coast and Andaman & Nicobar Islands on 15th June. Fishermen are advised not to venture into these areas.


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