Monsoon reached some parts of Gangetic West Bengal, including the metropolis, today and is expected to cover some more parts of Odisha and remaining parts of northwest Bay of Bengal within next two days, the Met department said.
No further advance of Monsoon is likely during next one week thereafter due to probable weakening of monsoon flow, the Met said.
The well-marked low pressure area over Tripura and neighbourhood lay as a low pressure area over the same region in the afternoon today.
Several places in Sub-Himalayan West Bengal is also expected to receive moderate to heavy rainfall during the next two to three days along with the coastal districts of the state, the weatherman said in its forecast.
The metropolis recorded 7.4 mm rainfall during the same period, the Met said.
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