The India Meteorological Division has issued an orange alert for Rajasthan and Jammu and Kashmir, and yellow alert for Himachal Pradesh, Uttarakhand and Uttar Pradesh for Tuesday with warning of heavy rains.
Pink alert has been issued for Konkan and Goa, and central Maharashtra, whereas an orange alert warning has been issued for Gujarat, components of Karnataka, Maharashtra and Assam, it mentioned.
The India Meteorological Division (IMD) has 4 colour-coded warnings based mostly on the depth of a excessive climate occasion and points them within the ascending order of inexperienced, yellow, orange and purple.
The IMD mentioned that yellow alert has been additionally issued for Madhya Pradesh, Andhra Pradesh, Bihar, Jharkhand, components of West Bengal and Kerala.
After revival of the southwest Monsoon, on Sunday, a number of components of the nation have been experiencing heavy rains whereas some witnessed thunderstorms and lighting.
The IMD mentioned heavy to very heavy rains are anticipated at remoted locations over Konkan and Goa, Madhya Pradesh, Jammu and Kashmir, Assam and Meghalaya on Tuesday.
Heavy rains are additionally anticipated over Himachal Pradesh, Uttarakhand, Punjab, Vidarbha in Maharashtra, Chhattisgarh, Arunachal Pradesh, Tripura, coastal Andhra Pradesh, Yanam, Kerala and Mahe on Tuesday, the IMD mentioned.
Remoted locations over Rajasthan, Jammu and Kashmir, Ladakh, Himachal Pradesh, Punjab, Uttar Pradesh, Madhya Pradesh, Bihar, Jharkhand, Gangetic West Bengal, Assam, Meghalaya, Manipur, Mizoram, Tripura, coast Andhra Pradesh, Rayalseema and Yanam, and Telangana might witness thunderstorm and lighting, it added.
On Sunday, flash flood triggered by heavy rains swept away buildings and automobiles at vacationer spots as unhealthy climate additionally led to the closure of the airport in Himachal Pradesh.
No less than 18 folks died in Rajasthan and 10 in Uttar Pradesh, in keeping with experiences obtained on Sunday evening, and the rely might go greater. Six folks have been additionally killed attributable to lightning in Madhya Pradesh.
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