Pune, Leader News Service : Monsoon Updates : Monsoon has become very weak as the west to east winds have not crossed the Himalayas. Although it is currently in Tal Konkan, Cyclone Biperjoy absorbed its moisture. That’s why there is not enough momentum to move forward. Therefore, it will be strong only after June 25, senior weather scientists predict. Expressed while talking to ‘Pudhari’.
Even though the second week of June has come to an end, Monsoon has not become active in the state. This has increased the anxiety. Retired Senior Scientist of Pune Meteorological Department Dr. Jeevan Prakash Kulkarni said that according to the monsoon forecast, it does not seem to be strong for at least two more weeks. It is likely to gain momentum till June 25.
Monsoon Updates : Result of westerly winds not moving towards Himalayas
At least 12 km in the upper layer when the monsoon becomes active. Winds blow from east to west from the altitude. As it winds across the Himalayan mountains, the monsoon settles across the country, including Maharashtra. However, this year, although the second week of June has ended, the western winds have not crossed the Himalayas, said Dr. Kulkarni said.
Monsoon Updates : Light rain in Vidarbha, Konkan
According to the weather forecast on Tuesday, only Vidarbha and Konkan are expected to receive light to moderate rains in the state till June 15. In Vidarbha, there will be hot weather during the day and light rain in the evening. A heat wave is still active in that area.
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