No direct link has been established between ocean warming and weakening of south-west monsoon, the government said Wednesday.
The Southwest Monsoon has started withdrawing from some parts of the interior districts of Odisha on Friday, a senior IMD official said.
The south-west monsoon withdrew from entire Himachal Pradesh, leaving the state with a rain deficit of seven per cent.
The south-west monsoon, which accounted for the country`s 98 per cent rainfall between June and August, is expected to continue the momentum this month as it enters its last phase.
Northern India experienced a slide in temperatures across the region even as the country`s south welcomed the south-west monsoon which set in over Kerala and Lakshwadeep on Saturday.
South-west monsoon on Friday made a debut in the Andaman Sea and parts of Bay of Bengal.
The crucial south-west monsoon is expected to bring its first showers to Kerala on June 3.
The country as a whole has received 798.3 mm rainfall between June 1 and September 21 as against the normal of 843.1 mm for the period.
The south-west monsoon is set to begin its return march next week after bringing bountiful showers since late August which brought cheers to millions of farmers.
South-west monsoon has been active over Kerala. Rain occurred at most places in Lakshadweep. Munnar & Vythiri reported an isolated heavy rainfall of 7 cm each.
The South-West monsoon is again likely to be vigorously active in parts of Rajasthan for which the Met department on Sunday issued a fresh warning.
South-west monsoon has been active over Kerala. Rain occurred at isolated places in Lakshadweep.
South-west monsoon has been weak over Kerala. Rain occurred at most places in Lakshadweep and at many places in Kerala.
The South-west monsoon is most likely to become active in Madhya Pradesh after June 15.
In news that will bring smiles on everyone’s face, the South-West Monsoon knocked on Kerala’s doors on Tuesday.
South-west monsoon has been weak over Kerala . Rain occurred at most places in
Lakshadweep and at a few places in Kerala.
Heavy rainfall warning: Isolated heavy rain will occur
in Kerala during next 48 hours.
After a week`s hiatus, rains returned to the capital on Tuesday evening after the revival of south-west monsoon bringing relief to citizens reeling under high
humidity and hot conditions.
Rain occurred at isolated places in
Kerala. No rain occurred in Lakshadweep.
South-West monsoon hit
Rajasthan with several parts of the state receiving rainfall
even as hot and humid conditions continue to make life
unpleasant for people in the national capital.
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