Cyclone Hudhud: Rains in Delhi, Bihar, Chhattisgarh, UP

Several areas of Delhi, Bihar, Chhattisgarh and Uttar Pradesh experienced rains on Tuesday, two days after Cyclone Hudhud hit several parts of Andhra Pradesh and Odisha.

Updated: Oct 14, 2014, 13:20 PM IST

New Delhi: Several areas of Delhi, Bihar, Chhattisgarh and Uttar Pradesh experienced rains on Tuesday, two days after Cyclone Hudhud hit several parts of Andhra Pradesh and Odisha.

According to news reports, several states are experiencing rains at this time of the year due to impact of Cyclone Hudhud.

Parts of Delhi, NCR experienced rains today morning and light rains have been predicted.

“Cloudy conditions and light rains will be in Delhi only for the next 24 hours. It might not continue after that,” M Duraisamy, Scientist, Met Department told ANI.  

Heavy rainfall and high-speed winds will continue to lash areas of Uttar Pradesh resulting in the plummeting of temperature.

Lucknow received 9.5 mm rainfall since Monday leading to a drop in the day temperature by five degrees to 27.7 degrees Celsius, the Met Office said.

The morning temperature today was recorded at 23.6 degrees Celsius. The state capital faced winds with a speed of 35 - 45 km per hour

District administrations in Bahraich, Sitapur, Lakhimpur Kheri, Shrawasti, Gonda, Maharajganj and Gorakhpur have been alerted following heavy rainfall in the region.

Patna has also been facing continuous rainfall for the past three days and heavy rainfall has been predicted for today.

An average rainfall of over 27 mm was recorded in Chhattisgarh in the last 24 hours. 

(With PTI Inputs)