Low pressure area affecting weather in Nepal

KATHMANDU: The impact of low pressure area in the Bay of Bengal and Orissa state of India has led to a change in the weather as well as rain in Nepal.

“The impact is more on the eastern region, with chances of medium rainfall in some parts of the region today,” said Meteorologist Subas Rimal at the Department of Hydrology and Meteorology.

Minor rainfall is likely to occur in the central and far west region as well.

Meanwhile, some parts of the country experienced rainfall today.

As per the Weather Forecasting Division, Dang recorded the highest amount of rainfall with 72 millimeters whereas Biratnagar recorded the lowest with three millimeters. Kathmandu received seven millimeters of rainfall today.