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IMD predicts heavy rains in Konkan, central Maharashtra from June 18

The IMD said the southwest monsoon has further advanced into some more parts of north Arabian Sea, Gujarat, entire central Maharashtra and the Marathwada region

Indian Metrological Deparrtment | Rainfall | Maharashtra

Press Trust of India  |  Mumbai 

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The coastal Konkan region and central are likely to witness heavy activity from June 18, the India Meteorological Department said on Friday.

"In view of active monsoon conditions, activity over Konkan and adjoining ghat areas of Madhya (central) is expected to gradually increase from June 18. Widespread activity with heavy to very heavy rainfall at isolated places is expected over the region during the period," it said.

The IMD said the southwest monsoon has further advanced into some more parts of north Arabian Sea, Gujarat, entire central and the Marathwada region.

The monsoon has also advanced to some parts of south Madhya Pradesh, most parts of Vidarbha, entire Telangana, some areas of south Chhattisgarh, south Odisha, most parts of the coastal Andhra Pradesh, some more parts of West central and northwest Bay of Bengal on June 16, the weather office said.

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First Published: Fri, June 17 2022. 23:52 IST