Jammu and Kashmir, Himachal Pradesh to receive rainfall as cyclone circulation gains stronghold over Iran

In this composite picture made from two images released by the Indian Meteorological Department (IMD) is seen the depression over Bay of Bengal (R), on Wednesday. Photograph:( PTI )

WION Web Team New Delhi, India Nov 20, 2019, 10.44 AM (IST) Edited By: Bharat Sharma

Jammu and Kashmir and Himachal Pradesh are likely to receive rainfall, according to the Indian Meteorological Department.

Owing to a western disturbance after a cyclonic circulation over Iran, these regions will receive rain.

While Jammu and Kashmir is expected to receive rains on Thursday and Friday, Himachal Pradesh will experience a refresher on Friday.

Besides the two north Indian states, rainfall is also likely over Tamil Nadu, Puducherry, and Karaikal today as well as tomorrow.

The thunderstorm will be accompanied by lightning at places in the South Peninsula over the next two days. 

In the capital city, Delhi, the sky will remain clear with minimum and maximum temperatures of 12 degrees and 27 degrees Celsius respectively.

Mumbai, the financial capital of India will experience clear skies with a temperature between 21 degrees and 35 degrees, with relative humidity in the region at 60 per cent.

(With inputs from ANI)