High-speed wind lashes Delhi, NCR due to western disturbance

High-speed wind lashes Delhi, NCR due to western disturbance

The IMD in a bulletin has said that the wind speed is predicted to touch 50-70 km per hour. The Indian Meteorological Department has forecast high velocity winds, rain and possible thunder and lightning for Tuesday as well. Delhi government has announced that all evening schools across the national capital will remain closed.

The India Meteorological Department has issued a warning about weather condition over some parts of north west India for today and tomorrow.

IMD issues a warning that thunderstorm accompanied with squall and hail likely into hit Himachal Pradesh and Uttrakhand on May 8. "But if the wind speed is reported above 90 kmph, then trains will be put on hold at platforms and no train will enter platforms with a speed of more than 15 kmph", a DMRC official said.

A dust storm last night hit Delhi affecting the flight operations at Indira Gandhi International Airport.

In its nowcast, the IMD has also warned of moderate thunderstorm over Meerut in Uttar Pradesh, and Alwar and Bhiwani in Rajasthan.

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Four colour codes are issued to indicate various categories of alerts.

In a separate advisory, the Delhi Traffic Police asked people to avoid driving during a storm, keep away from overhead electrical wires/tinned roofs/trees while parking and also advised them to take shelter under concrete or other strong structures. There may be light rain in some places but no dust storm.

Trees and electricity poles were damaged after heavy rain and dust storm in Dehradun. However, the national capital might have spell of strong winds up to 70 Kmph, it said. He said, Haryana and Delhi may experience high intensity of thunderstorm tomorrow.

Heavy rain is also likely in TN, Kerala, Assam, Meghalaya, Manipur, Nagaland and Mizoram in the next five days.

In the thunderstorm last week, at least 124 people died and more than 300 were injured in northern states.

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