Bengaluru In for a Damp Week; Yellow Watch Issued Over Karnataka’s Shimoga, Mysore, Chikmagalur Districts Till March 24


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(Ravindra Nayak C H/VK, MMCL, Bengaluru)

Tuesday, March 22: Bengaluru has loved a break of kinds from the recent climate after heavy rains lashed the Karnataka capital first on Sunday, adopted by mild showers price 8 mm washing over many components of the town on Monday.

Karnataka has collectively recorded below-average rainfall within the month of March to this point, registering solely 3.6 mm precipitation — a unfavourable deviation of 24%. However the scenario would possibly change quickly.

As per the India Meteorological Division (IMD), the current rainfall exercise will proceed in Bengaluru and different components of South Western Karnataka for the subsequent three days, till Thursday, March 24. The truth is, mild remoted or scattered showers together with thunderstorms and lightning have been forecast over the complete South Indian state for the subsequent 5 days.

The presence of a deep despair within the Bay of Bengal and South Andaman sea has been dubbed because the trigger for these meteorological situations.

In view of the rainfall and thunderstorm exercise, the IMD has issued a yellow watch throughout South Inside and Coastal Karnataka till Thursday, March 24, in order to induce residents of those two subdivisions to “be up to date” in regards to the inclement climate.

Bengaluru shall be in for typically cloudy skies and one or two spells of rainfall for the subsequent few days. The possibilities of precipitation over the town would be the highest on Tuesday, notably through the afternoon hours.

Moist climate can be anticipated over the coastal districts of Dakshina Kannada, Uttara Kannada and Udupi till Thursday, whereas the northern districts of Gadag, Haveri, Dharwad, Belagavi and Raichur will witness rains on Thursday and Friday.

Accordingly, the IMD has issued many district-level alerts: a yellow watch has been positioned on Shimoga, Davangere, Chikmagalur, Hassan, Kodagu, Tumkur, Mysore, Mandya, Chamarajanagar, Chikballpur, Bengaluru and Kolar for Tuesday; and over Bellary, Chitradurga, Shimoga, Chikmagalur, Hassan, Kodagu, Chamarajanagar, Chikballpur, Bengaluru and Kolar for Wednesday.

On Thursday, March 24, a yellow watch has been issued over Uttar Kannada, Udupi, Dakshin Kannada, Bellary, Shimoga, Davangere, Chikmagalur, Hassan, Kodagu, Mysore, Mandya, Chamarajanagar, Bengaluru and Kolar.

So far as the mercury ranges are involved, Bengaluru recorded a most temperature of 33.5°C on Monday, March 21, and a minimal temperature of 21.8°C through the early hours of Tuesday, March 22.

For the rest of the week, the utmost mercury ranges will stand at 33°C till Thursday and step by step rise to 35°C by Friday, whereas the minimal temperatures will stay at 21°C till Saturday and go up at notch to 22°C after that.

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