March 15, 2019
The Indian Meteorological Department (IMD) has issued a weather forecast whereby thunderstorm accompanied with lightning and gusty winds is likely to occur at isolated places over Assam & Meghalaya on 16th and 17th March, 2019.
It may be mentioned that Winter rains ended on a poor note for entire Northeast India. However, activities picked up quite well in the first week of March, with Nagaland topping the list in being rain surplus by 200%, according to the data available with Skymet between March 1 and 7.
Rest all places were either in normal, excess or largely excess category. The only exception to this situation was Meghalaya which remained largely deficient.