Hailstorm hit Wanching village under Wakching sub-division in Nagaland’s Mon district on Saturday afternoon.

However, there has been no report of any damages or casualty caused by the hailstorm.

Earlier, the India Meteorological Department predicted hailstorm with gusty wind in isolated places in Northeast states including Nagaland.

Meanwhile, the IMD has predicted thunderstorm with lightning and gusty in several places across Northeast in the next 5 days.

The IMD report said: “The cyclonic circulation over Meghalaya & neighbourhood at 4.5 km above mean sea level has become less marked.”

According to available data, light to moderate rain occurred at a few places over Meghalaya, Manipur, Mizoram & Tripura and isolated places over Assam. Light rain occurred at isolated places over Arunachal Pradesh & Nagaland during the last 24 hours, the IMD said in its weather report on Saturday.

The weather report said temperatures markedly rose over Arunachal Pradesh & Tripura, appreciably rose over Assam, Manipur & Mizoram and have no large change over Meghalaya & Nagaland during the last 24 hours.

Those were markedly above normal over Arunachal Pradesh, Assam & Tripura, appreciably above normal over Manipur and above normal over Meghalaya during the last 24 hours, the report said.

According to the latest weather report, the IMD has warned that thunderstorm with lightning and gusty wind with wind speed (40-50 KMPH), accompanied with hail is very likely to occur at isolated places over Assam & Meghalaya on May 1.

It has also warned that thunderstorm with lightning and gusty wind with wind speed (30-40 KMPH) is very likely to occur over Nagaland, Manipur, Mizoram and Tripura on the day, besides thunderstorm with lightning at isolated places over Arunachal Pradesh.

May 2:  Thunderstorm with lightning and gusty wind with wind speed (40-50 KMPH) is very likely to occur at isolated places over Assam, Meghalaya, Nagaland, Manipur, Mizoram & Tripura. Thunderstorm with lightning is very likely to occur at isolated places over Arunachal Pradesh. 3) Heavy rain is very likely to occur at isolated places over Assam & Meghalaya.

May 3: Thunderstorm with lightning and gusty wind with wind speed (30-40 KMPH) is very likely to occur over Nagaland, Manipur, Mizoram & Tripura. Thunderstorm with lightning is very likely to occur at isolated places over Arunachal Pradesh, Assam & Meghalaya. Heavy rain is very likely to occur at isolated places over Arunachal Pradesh.  Heavy to very heavy rain is very likely to occur at isolated places over Assam & Meghalaya.

May 4: Thunderstorm with lightning is very likely to occur over Arunachal Pradesh, Assam, Meghalaya, Nagaland, Manipur, Mizoram & Tripura. Heavy rain is very likely to occur at isolated places over Assam & Meghalaya.

May 5: Thunderstorm with lightning is very likely to occur over Arunachal Pradesh, Assam, Meghalaya, Nagaland, Manipur, Mizoram & Tripura.

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