Mokokchung, March 17 (MTNews): The District Agro-Met Unit (DAMU), Krishi Vigyan Kendra (KVK), Mokokchung has informed in its 5-day advisory bulletin for Mokokchung district that, during the next 5 days, trace to light rain with mainly cloudy to cloudy sky is expected till the morning hours of 22 March.
During the next 2 days, a weather warning of thunderstorms with lightning and gusty wind is very likely at isolated places, it predicted.
Meanwhile, the Indian Council of Agricultural Research, Medziphema has predicted thunderstorms and heavy rainfall across the State on 19 and 20 March. Reports from the ICAR, Medziphema said that thunderstorm with lightning is very likely at isolated places of Peren, Dimapur, Kohima, Wokha, Mokokchung and Longleng on 18 and 19 March, while heavy rainfall is expected at isolated places of Peren and Kohima on 20 March.
Further, the citizens have been issued general warning to avoid staying in vulnerable structures, take shelter during thunderstorm and lightning activities and keep away from all utility lines and objects that conduct electricity and unplug any electronic equipment before the storm arrives.