Thunderstorm, accompanied with lightning, is very likely to occur at isolated places over Uttar Pradesh, Chhattisgarh, Bihar, Jharkhand, Assam, Meghalaya, Gangetic West Bengal, Odisha and Arunachal Pradesh during next 24 hours, forecast the India Meteorological Department on Friday. It further said that hailstorm had occurred at many zones over Delhi and at isolated divisions over Uttarakhand, Punjab, west Uttar Pradesh, Haryana and Chhattisgarh during past 24 hours.
Thunderstorm had occurred at isolated tracts of Assam, Meghalaya, Himachal Pradesh, Punjab, west Uttar Pradesh, east Madhya Pradesh, Bihar, Jharkhand, Odisha, West Bengal and Sikkim during the period. Rain or thundershowers had occurred at most sections in Jharkhand, Uttarakhand and Himachal Pradesh during the period. They had occurred at many niches in Sub-Himalayan West Bengal, Sikkim and Punjab as well at a few portions in Arunachal Pradesh, Gangetic West Bengal, west Uttar Pradesh, Haryana and Chhattisgarh during the period.(UNI)