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a seasonal wind in southern Asia

rainy season in southern Asia when the southwestern monsoon blows, bringing heavy rains

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any wind that changes direction with the seasons

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That there has been a slight Melanesian drift in the period of the northwest monsoon, is also evident.
'Recent analyses showed a significant weakening of the southwest monsoon winds over the last few days,' Vicente Malano of the Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical and Astronomical Services Administration (Pagasa) said in a statement on Thursday.
Monsoon always brings us happiness on the various fronts like our livelihood, wealth and natural resources.
ISLAMABAD -- Health experts on Wednesday advised the allergy patients to take special preventive measures to protect from skin infections in prevailing monsoon weather.
Every year the monsoon brings heavy rain in many regions of the country and thereafter our politicians indulge in their favourite past time A- a blame game about who have failed to prepare for the monsoon by dredging storm water drains and strengthening the embankments to hold rain water.
Expect the storm-enhanced monsoon rains to continue in various parts of Luzon until tomorrow, August 9, 2019, the state weather bureau said.
KARACHI -- Karachi Commissioner Iftikhar Shallwani Wednesday directed the Karachi Metropolitan Corporation and Sindh Solid Waste Management Board to work together to ensure cleanliness and desilting all drains ahead of the ahead monsoon.
The City Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Office (CDRMMO) has been meeting residents along coastal communities in preparation for the monsoon waves.
The Commissioner Karachi Iftikhar Shallwani has directed the KMC and Solid Waste Management to work together in coordinated efforts to all concerned departments and agencies to implement the contingency plan and ensure cleanliness and de-siliting of all Nallahs of the city prior to monsoon.
Summary: Nagpur (Maharashtra) [India], July 13 (ANI): Farmers of Vidarbha are fighting with their backs to the wall due to delayed monsoon in the region.
Nullah Lai and complete the task to ensure smooth flow of water during Monsoon rains.
India's forecast of plentiful rain during this year's monsoon may come as a relief to its farmers, as well as Prime Minister Narendra Modi, who's seeking a second term in office in national elections currently under way.
But this year, pre-monsoon has been as active as the monsoon with regular rains for days.
Monsoon prediction specialist Elena Surovyatkina from the Potsdam Institute for Climate Impact Research (PIK) recently visited Sri Lanka on Government invitation for talks with representatives of the Ministry of Irrigation and Water Resources, the Ministry of Disaster Management, the Meteorological Department and the General Sir John Kotelawala Defence University.
The North American monsoon, which typically brings thunderstorms and heavy rain to the southwestern United States and northwestern Mexico during the summertime, has long been enigmatic to scientists due to the lack of reliable data illustrating its evolution throughout history.