Patna, Sep 3 (PTI) Heavy rain occurred at one or two
places in north west Bihar today while some places in south
east part of the state received light to moderate rainfall.
Bhagalpur and Purnea received 2.6 and 2.8 mm of rain
respectively in past 24 hours (recorded between 8:30 am on
Saturday to 8:30 am on Sunday), Met office said.
Gaunaha received 10 cm of rain while Jhanjharpur and
Katihar received 5 cm each whereas Kursela, Chargharia, Rosera
and Birpur registered 4 cm each rainfall, it added.
The Patna Meteorological Centre today forecast
that one or two places in north Bihar may witness isolated
heavy rainfall in next 24 hours.
Isolated moderate thunder storm with lightning
is likely to take place in south Bihar tomorrow, the Met
Met department said that Patna and Gaya may witness a
generally cloudy sky with light rain or drizzle while
Bhagalpur and Purnea may have a generally cloudy sky with one
or two spells of rain or thunder showers or moderate rain
Among the major cities, Patna and Bhagalpur recorded
the highest maximum temperature of 34.8 degrees Celsius each
while Gaya recorded 34 degrees Celsius and Purnea registered
33.7 degrees Celsius, the Met office said.