Kolkata: The city and its adjoining areas may witness a thunderstorm on Saturday. A huge amount of vapour is entering the city’s sky, turning into a favorable condition for downpour
As a fresh cyclonic circulation may sweep through the area, South Bengal districts likely to witness a thunderstorm in the next few days. On last Tuesday, several parts of South Bengal including the city, witnessed a severe thunderstorm, accompanied by rain.
According to the weather expert, thunderstorm will bring the temperature further down, giving people respite from the hot and humid condition in the city in the next few days.
Eighteen people have died and 50 others have been injured in a nor’wester that hit the city and other districts in West Bengal, the police said on Wednesday.
The temperature again started rising from Thursday, with the people witnessing sultry and uncomfortable weather. According to weather experts, the people will feel the hot and humid condition on Friday as well. According to the latest weather office prediction, the temperature may again go down from Saturday, due to thunderstorm and rain.
According to the prediction of the Met Office, South Bengal district may also witness. It has been learnt that a strong wind will be sweeping through the city and various parts of South Bengal districts, including East Burdwan, West Burdwan, North 24-Parganas, South 24-Parganas, Howrah, Hooghly, Nadia, Murshidabad, Purulia, Bankura, Jhargram and Birbhum.