Bengal Likely To Witness An ‘Unexpected’ Rain


Kolkata: As predicted by Skymet Weather, heavy rains in Kolkata and nearby areas of West Bengal will makw a come back on this week.

Moist winds travelling from this system led to the development of convective clouds over Gangetic West Bengal including Bay of Bengal. Rain bearing cloud are hovering over Kolkata since morning hours, Rains are of moderate to heavy intensity during the initial period, which reduced slight by this week.

Rains may take a break for a very brief period but weathermen expect rains to pick up pace again by night.

As the system nears the Bengal coast, Weather Office expect rains to continue across Gangetic West Bengal for next 24 to 48 hours. Weathermen are predicting moderate to light rains and thundershowers during this time period. Jalpaiguri, Malda, Coach Bihar, Kalimpong, North And South Dinajpur may witness a cloudy sky.

As predicted by Skymet Weather, many districts of Gangetic West Bengal including Kolkata witnessed light rainfall activity during the day. These ongoing rains have also reduced the mercury over the state, giving relief from warm and humid weather.

The day temperatures are likely to rise significantly over the region for these unseasonal clouds, paving way for extremely pleasant weather conditions.