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Thunderstorm, rain in Delhi-NCR; cyclone 'Sagar' forms near Gujarat;updates Noor Arora

It said the districts that could be affected are Siddhartnagar, Kushinagar and Maharajganj. In its forecast, the MeT office said rain and thunderstorm are very likely at isolated places over east Uttar Pradesh and weather is likely to remain dry over western part of the state. Over the past week, thunderstorms and dust storms have wreaked havoc across northern and eastern parts of the country. Reports suggest that the number of casualties could be anywhere between 80 and 100. Experts have opined that the freak weather phenomenon is due to a western disturbance that originates in the Mediterranean Sea and brings rainfall to northwestern India. Western disturbance is a normal phenomenon that can be observed over the western Himalayas and north Indian plains from October to March. However, what is unusual is its occurrence in April-May, several senior IMD scientists have been reported as saying. The met department on Wednesday issued a weather warning for May 16-20 and said that thunderstorms accompanied by winds at 50-70 kmph could hi

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Thunderstorm, rain in delhi ncr; cyclone 'sagar' forms near gujarat;updates  

Thunderstorm, rain in Delhi-NCR; cyclone 'Sagar' forms near Gujarat;updates

Thunderstorm, rain in delhi ncr; cyclone 'sagar' forms near gujarat;updates  

Thunderstorm, rain in Delhi-NCR; cyclone 'Sagar' forms near Gujarat;updates

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