IMD Issues the ‘Yellow’ Alert in Delhi

Delhi Environment

Warning on the impact of heavy rain points to the possibility of waterlogging and traffic disruptions

New Delhi: With parts of Delhi and NCR witnessing heavy rain on Wednesday, the IMD forecast for the day showed a probability of moderate to heavy rainfall along with very heavy rainfall at isolated places.

The forecast was issued for parts of the National Capital Region, including Delhi, Noida, Ghaziabad, Sonipat, Gurgaon and Faridabad. The India Meteorological Department has issued a ‘yellow’ alert for the day, a warning to be aware.

Light rainfall is expected for Delhi on Thursday, Friday, and Saturday as well. Delhi’s Safdarjung observatory has already recorded excess rainfall for the month – 165.1 mm against the normal of 126.9 mm.

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