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new Delhi: A low-pressure area is likely to form in the northwest Bay of Bengal. Indian Meteorological Department (IMD) has said that winds along Odisha, coastal and southern interior Karnataka, Kerala and Andaman and Nicobar region are likely to strengthen along the west coast due to widespread heavy rainfall on 19 and 20 September.
The Monsoon Trough is located to the north of its normal state, from Ganganagar in Rajasthan to the Bay of Bengal. The western end of the monsoon trough is likely to remain close to the foothills of the Himalayas during the next five days and the eastern end is likely to move south from 19 September.
There is a possibility of widespread rains in coastal Andhra Pradesh, Telangana, Madhya Maharashtra, Marathwada, coastal and north interior Karnataka, Kerala and Mahe during the next three days.
IMD on Thursday warned of light thunderstorms with lightning in Madhya Pradesh, Vidarbha, Bihar, Jharkhand, Madhya Maharashtra, Marathwada, Odisha, Telangana, Gujarat, South-East Uttar Pradesh, Southern Rajasthan, Uttarakhand, West Bengal, Sikkim and Chhattisgarh Has given
Private weather forecasting company Skymet Weather has said that the low pressure area can turn into depression. The company said in an update on Wednesday that there is a possibility of heavy rain in parts of central and eastern India.