Bhopal (Hindustan Reporter) Heavy rains continue in the state. In the last 24 hours, there was light and heavy rain at some places in 24 districts of the state including Bhopal, Jabalpur, Indore. Similar weather will persist on Saturday also. The Meteorological Department has issued an alert of heavy rain in the next 24 hours in 19 districts including Jabalpur-Ujjain. At the same time, due to another system becoming active after 2 days, the rainy season in the state is expected to continue for the next 10 to 12 days.
Due to the effect of the current system, 24 districts of Madhya Pradesh received rain on Friday. Jabalpur received 3 inches of rain in 9 hours. At the same time, there was two and a half inches of rain in Dhar, one and a half inches in Indore, Khargone and Raisen, 1.4 inches in Chhindwara and 1.2 inches in Narsinghpur. It rained 1.5 inches in Ujjain, while more than half an inch of rain fell in Satna, Sidhi, Bhopal and Seoni. Ratlam, Gwalior, Mandla, Naugaon, Pachmarhi, Betul, Malanjkhand, Umaria, Khajuraho, Damoh, Guna, Rajgarh and Narmadapuram also received light and heavy rain at some places. Rain continued in many districts of the state till late night.
Due to heavy rains in the western part of Madhya Pradesh in the last three days, the normal rainfall figures have increased. However, the overall rainfall figure is still 17% less. The state has received 28.16 inches of rain so far. Whereas there should have been 33.38 inches of rain. The eastern part has recorded 11% less rainfall than the average and the western part has recorded 19% less rainfall than the average. Earlier, the below average rainfall in the western part had reached 23%.
Senior meteorologist HS Pandey said that the cyclonic circulation system is active around Chhattisgarh and Odisha, which is also affecting Madhya Pradesh. Due to this, heavy rains will continue in the state on Saturday also. Moderate to heavy rain may occur in many districts. Dr. Singh said that around September 10 to 12, another system will be active from the Bay of Bengal. Due to this, light to moderate rain will continue in the entire state. There will be rain activity in the state from 18th to 20th September.
On Saturday, the Meteorological Department predicted moderate to heavy rain in Vidisha, Rajgarh, Dewas, Shajapur, Agar-Malwa, Mandsaur, Neemuch, Guna, Ashoknagar, Singrauli, Sidhi, Shahdol, Umaria, Katni, Jabalpur, Chhindwara, Seoni, Ujjain and Sagar districts. Has warned. Whereas, Bhopal, Ratlam, Jhabua, Alirajpur, Dhar, Barwani, Khargone, Indore, Khandwa, Burhanpur, Harda, Narmadapuram, Betul, Sehore, Narsinghpur, Balaghat, Dindori, Mandla, Anuppur, Satna, Rewa, Chhatarpur, Tikamgarh, Niwari, There is a possibility of light rain with thunder in the districts of Gwalior, Bhind, Shivpuri, Datia etc.
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