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Heavy rains predicted for 1st week of August

Ahmedabad: The India Meteorological Department has forecast light to moderate rains in the state for three days beginning from Saturday. With low-pressure activating, there is a possibility of rain again in Gujarat, the IMD said in a release, adding that heavy rains are likely all across the state after July 31. 

The state meteorological department has forecast heavy rains in some areas where low-pressure zones are active.

The weather department has forecast heavy rains in Saurashtra, South Gujarat, and North Gujarat, while Porbandar, Gir Somnath, Navsari, and Valsad are likely to receive heavy rainfall.

Diu & Daman and Dadra & Nagar Haveli are also likely to receive good rainfall.

The weatherman has said that scattered showers are likely in South Gujarat and Central Gujarat. Also, major cities including Ahmedabad may receive light to moderate rains.

However, only 33% of the seasonal rainfall has been recorded in the state so far, with Valsad recording the highest amount of rainfall at 33.70%. The state had received an average of 36.66% of the season’s rainfall with 13 inches, on July 26 last year. 

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