Carry Umbrella To Get Protection From ‘Transient’ Rain


Kolkata: Carry your umbrella to protect yourself from rain. Sudden downpour can make people wet anytime but won’t stay for long. The brief but steady rain will increased pace, as per local Met office of Kolkata.

Rainfall is steady since last week in West Bengal. But there’s a change in type of downpour. The sunny sky is becoming pitch black and rain accompanying rain in a minute. That’s the present state of Kolkata rain. So Alipore met office is suggesting to carry umbrella all the time which will also help to protect from whimsical presence of rain.

What’s the reason behind such rain ? Alipore MET office talking on this said, this is the natural style of monsoon rainfall. Clouds congregating temporarily and causing rainfall for a time being. Apart from this is has also been reported that, a condensed depression is prevailing over North-West Bay of Bengal which is moving towards West and North-West side of the sea from Tuesday midnight with the speed 17km per hour.

It has crossed Odisha-West Bengal coast. It is the prime reason behind the scattered rain Kolkata. The strength of the depression will decide the longebity of the rain. The consistency of the cloud will cause rain in East-Midnapore, West-Midnapore, Jhargram, Purulia and Bankura. An alert has been issued in the coastal areas and the fishermen.

So the rain completely depending on the concentrating cloud stability. New system can change the style of downpour. But the wind will continue in Kolkata at least for next few days. The maximum temperature till noon in Kolkata is 32 degree and minimum 26 degree.