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Goa likely to receive isolated thundershowers on December 9 & 10

The Goa station of the Indian Meteorological Department (IMD) has hinted the likeliness of isolated spells of thundershowers and light in the state on December 9 and 10. Despite the monsoon activity, a marginal 2-3 °C rise in the minimum and maximum temperatures may be experienced in the nest 48 hours here, stated MeT reports. Notably, there is no weather warning in either South or North Goa for the two days and the sky will clear up on December 11, restoring a sunny day in India's sunshine state.

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IMD issues Red Alert for Goa & central parts of Maharashtra, heavy rains expected!

With the escalating effect of the monsoons, heavy downpours are expected in Konkan, Goa and parts of central Maharashtra. As per reports, the Indian Meteorological Department has sounded red alerts for these regions, with expectations of heavy rains today. Additionally, reports state that an orange alert has been issued for some other parts of Maharashtra too. Given the fears of unforeseen events, it is advisable that the citizens resort to cautionary measures while stepping out of their homes.

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IMD predicts heavy rains in Goa till Friday

IMD has pointed out the likeliness of isolated extremely heavy rainfalls along the Goa and Konkan coast for the next 24 hours. As per reports, the monsoon winds will soak the coastal state in a heavy downpour of up to 204.4mm on Tuesday. The weather forecast stated that these conditions will prevail until Friday here, where isolated heavy bursts can be expected.

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IMD issues Orange Alert in Goa from June 11-13

The Indian Meteorological Department has raised an orange grade rain alert in Goa, from June 11 to 13 to ensure the state's preparedness for the upcoming intense southwest monsoon activity. From today onwards, the coastal state is expected to be washed by very heavy to extremely heavy rains. As per forecasts, this condition will stretch for a week here. The IMD will also keep precautionary tabs on areas prone to flooding and landslides to mitigate the calamity impact in case of an emergency.

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Cyclone Tauktae unleashes damage over COVID care centres in Goa

Amid speedy winds and heavy downpour, COVID facilities in Goa have been hit hard by the continuing effects of Cyclone Tauktae. Subsequently, a number of centres bore the brunt of grave weather conditions and the newly launched super-speciality block also got flooded. Further, the isolation centre functional at Dr. Shyama Prasad Mukherjee indoor stadium was one of the spots that witnessed damage and destruction by the spiralling circumstances.

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