IMD Predicts Rainfall In Some Indian States For Dec 31 & Jan 1; Likely To Affect New Year Plans

Oh no! Several parts of India are likely to receive rainfall, during the New Year celebrations.

by Shreya Ghosh
IMD Predicts Rainfall In Some Indian States For Dec 31 & Jan 1; Likely To Affect New Year Plans

Have you made your exciting plans to celebrate New Year’s Eve and New Year? While everyone is getting ready to spend these two days in the grandest way possible, we have some bad news for you, unfortunately. The India Meteorological Department (IMD) shared its weather predictions and updates for the next few days and looks like rainfall might spoil the plans.

IMD Predicted Rainfall In Some Indian States

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Many states all around India are expected to experience rainfall during the next few days. From North to South to Central India, many cities are likely to see rainfall lashing out. According to the weather predictions of IMD, parts of Kerala will see light to moderate downpours starting on December 31 to January 3. South Tamil Nadu is likely to receive heavy rain on New Year’s Eve and New Year followed by light to moderate rainfall till January 3, according to a report by ZeeNews.

A wet spell is also likely to lash over states in North and Northwest India as well. There are probable chances of downpours in East Rajasthan, Himachal Pradesh, and Uttarakhand in the upcoming couple of days.

The primary reason behind the change in weather and chances of rainfall is a western disturbance impacting Northwest India. These places in India are likely to receive light rain from December 31 to Jan 2.

  • Chhattisgarh
  • East Rajasthan
  • Jammu and Kashmir
  • Madhya Pradesh
  • Uttarakhand
  • Uttar Pradesh
  • Vidarbha

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Fog Continues To Be A Major Concern

Places in North and Northwest India are reporting dense blankets of fog with a drop in temperature for the last few days. According to the updates from 5:30 AM on December 29, 2023, very dense fog was seen in some places of Haryana-Chandigarh, Jammu-Kashmir, Punjab, Uttar Pradesh, and West Rajasthan. Some places of Bihar, Jharkhand, Odisha, and West Madhya Pradesh woke up to shallow to moderate fog. Isolated pockets of Delhi and East Rajasthan saw moderate to dense fog in the early morning, as stated by the IMD.

Also read: Celebrating New Year In Shimla? Over 1 Lakh Tourists, 2 Lakh Vehicles Expected In The City

The recent weather predictions by the India Meteorological Department look like rain might mess up our plans for celebrations.

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