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Seasonally heavy rains carried by high winds from Indian Ocean mainly over South Asian landmass comprising of Bangladesh, Burma, Ceylon, India, Nepal, and Pakistan. The typical monsoon period is from around middle of July to around end of September.

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The heavy rains and subsequent flooding were the result of a monsoon that travelled along the southern part of India.
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The monsoon last August in southern India caused millions of American dollars worth of water damage to the local infrastructure.
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Sometimes when the rains get so strong it is actually a monsoon and you can do nothing but wait it out.
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