Heavy rain expected few more days in capital

Posted on: May 16, 2017 | views: 201

The heavy rainfall, the Kathmandu Valley is witnessing these days is expected to continue for a few more days.  

According to the Meteorological Forecasting Division, in the past 24 hours, the Kathmandu Valley recorded the maximum 41 millimetre rain while Dhankuta received 37 mm, Pokhara 14 mm, Taplejung 12 mm and Biratnagar 5 mm.  

Intensification of the low pressure system in the north-east region and an entry of westerly low pressure system into the country triggered rains, according to meteorologist Subash Rimal.