In a recent development, Assam, Sikkim and Arunachal Pradesh will witness heavy showers from May 30 to June 2. Heavy showers have been forecasted by weather department for many parts of the northeast in the upcoming days.
The humid winds approaching from Bay of Bengal are likely to strengthen and will produce widespread shower over major parts of Northeast India from May 30, reported by Indian Meteorological Department. The states like Assam, Meghalaya and Sikkim will be most affected by this heavy rainfall. There have been a yellow watch over these states and entire Northeast India for the next few days.
Indian Meteorological Department has produced fresh warnings for the people residing in these places and urged residents to stay indoors and keep an eye on local weather news. As per the IMD’s regional met centre in Guwahati, the districts within Assam that are prone to receiving heavy rainfall include South Salmaramankachar, Dhubri, Goalpara, Chirang, Kokrajhar, Baksa, Bongaigaon, Barpeta, Nalbari, Darrang, Udalguri, Kamrup (rural), West Karbi Anglong, Karbi Anglong and Karimganj.
As for Arunachal Pradesh, heavy rains will be focused on the districts of West Kameng, East Kameng, Papumpare, Upper Siang, East Siang, Lower Dibang Valley, Dibang Valley and Lohit on and around Monday. The areas are predicted to be bomabarded with Gusty winds blowing at speeds of 30 to 35 kmph