Last Updated: Sunday, March 6, 2016

NEPAL: Thunderstorm and rainfall; Cloudy weather amid Shivaratri

Weather forecast map of Kathmandu, Nepal
Weather forecast for March 6, 2016 (Meteorological Forecasting Division of Nepal)

Cloudy weather along with thunderstorm and rainfall have been predicted for Nepal today, a day earlier of celebration of Maha Shivaratri.

Department of Hydrology and Meteorology, Meteorological Forecasting Division of Nepal expects cloudy weather in most of the Central and Western regions of Nepal Sunday afternoon. Brief rainfall or thunderstorm has been forecast for Western, Eastern and Central regions of Nepal.

There is 30% probability of rainfall in Kathmandu today with temperature expected between 24-26°C. Currently at 09:00 am, Kathmandu has humidity of 95% with extreme cloudy weather.

Pokhara, the western part of Nepal received the highest rainfall, 18.7 mm, in last 24 hours.

Nepal Meteorological Department has forecast rough weather for expedition today. The weather will be cloudy with light to moderate snowfall at some places in Western, Central and Eastern regions of Nepal.