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Heat wave to abate from today

Heat wave conditions prevailing over north-western India are expected to abate from today.
The heatwave is likely to abate in parts of northwest, central and east India from today as strong southwesterly winds from the Bay of Bengal and a Western Disturbance are expected to trigger thunderstorm over the next four days.
The weather department has predicted fairly widespread rainfall over Arunachal Pradesh, Assam, Meghalaya, Manipur, Mizoram, Nagaland, sub-Himalaya West Bengal, Tripura and Sikkim during the next four days.
The IMD sad that isolated to scattered rainfall with thunderstorm and lightening is likely over Bihar, Jharkhand, Gangetic West Bengal and Odisha over the next five days.
Assam and Meghalaya are likely to receive heavy rainfall with thunderstorms, lightning, and gusty winds till April 23.
Tamil Nadu, Puducherry, Karaikal, Karnataka, Coastal Andhra Pradesh and Telangana are very likely to receive scattered to fairly widespread rainfall along with thunderstorm/lightning/gusty winds over Kerala-Mahe and isolated rainfall along with thunderstorms, lightning, gusty winds during the next four days.
The IMD said that the weather is expected to change from todat, April 20 as the Wester Disturbance is becoming active in the area. Strong winds are likely to blow at many places in Western Uttar Pradesh, Delhi, Punjab and North Rajasthan.
The IMD predicts that Delhi is likely to remain cloud for the next two days starting Wednesday and there is a chance of rains in some places. The wind speeds can blow at a speed of 20 to 30 kilometres per hour, the IMD further added.
Punjab, Haryana, Delhi, South Uttar Pradesh, Rajasthan, Bihar, Madhya Pradesh, Jharkhand will experience heatwave conditions, while thunderstorms or light dust storm is expected over parts of Punjab and Northwest Rajasthan.
Himachal Pradesh, Uttarakhand may receive thunderstorms and strong winds during the next 5 days due to western disturbances. The IMD has also said that there is a possibility of a dust storm in West Uttar Pradesh on April 20 and April 21.