KATHMANDU, Aug 3: The monsoon trough in the southern Tarai region has started gradually moving back to Nepal from today. It will take a few more days for the monsoon to arrive in Nepal. It means that a couple of days are awaited to see monsoon to be fully active, the Department of Hydrology and Meteorology said.
Meteorologist Samir Shrestha said monsoon would become active from coming Monday. However, it would not become fully active at once but would follow a gradual process. There will be generally cloudy throughout the country tonight with the chances of light to moderate rain at some places in the country. On Sunday, there will be partial to generally cloudy throughout the country and light to moderate rains at some places of the western region and at one or two places of the central and eastern region.
In the weather forecast of the upcoming 24 hours, the Meteorological Forecasting Division has warned the possibility of thundershower at some places and heavy rain at one or two places, calling for taking precautions.