Weather Alert: Heavy rain alert in Chhattisgarh, won’t get relief till August 282 min read
Chhattisgarh Weather Update: According to the Meteorological Department, there may be heavy rain in some areas of Surguja, Durg, Raipur division on Friday.
Raipur. Chhattisgarh has been affected by heavy rain. In many areas of the state, it has been raining intermittently since last night. Monsoon Dronika is active at present in Chhattisgarh and remains stable. Due to this, there has been rain in many districts of the state for the last two days. Here, the weather department has also issued warnings of heavy to very heavy rainfall in many parts of the state. Especially Raigarh, Korba, Baloda Bazar. In Mahasamund and Janjgir-Champa one or two places may receive very heavy rains.
According to the information received from the Meteorological Department, there is an alert of extreme heavy rains at one of two places in Jashpur, Balrampur, Raigarh, Korba, Balodabazar, Mahasamund and Janjgir-Champa. Heavy rains may occur in Korea, Surajpur, Bilaspur, Mungeli, Raipur, Durg, Balod, Bemetra, Kabirdham, Rajnandgaon, Bastar and Gariaband. There is also the danger of lightning falling in some areas.
The Meteorological Department has warned of heavy rains in several districts including Raipur , Raigarh, Janjgir, Kanker, Narayanpur, Kondagaon, Balod. Balrampur, Raigarh, and Bemetra have received heavy rains. Raigarh has received 567.1 mm rainfall so far. So there is 244.6 mm in Bemetra, 403.3 mm in Balrampur, 107 in Bilaspur, 229 in Dhamtari, 71.9 mm in Raipur.
Expect to get relief from rain by 28
According to meteorologist HP Chandra, a low pressure area is located in the southwestern part of Jharkhand. With this, the cyclonic cyclone of the upper air remains at 7.6 km altitude. Monsoon Dronika is located in Bahraich, Varanasi, and Digha and then towards the southeast direction to the Bay of North Bengal. Due to this, light to moderate rain or thunderstorms are likely to occur in most places in the state on Thursday. Heavy to very heavy rainfall is expected at one or two places.
On August 28, light to moderate rains or thunderstorms may splash at some places. Moderate to heavy rain may occur in some places and very heavy rainfall in some places. On August 28, heavy rains are expected in some areas of the district of Bilaspur, Surguja, Durg, Raipur divisions.