Expect rain for two more days

Cool weather accompanied by moderate rainfall is expected to continue in the City for another two days.

On Tuesday evening, the City received about 10.6 mm of rainfall (as at 8.30 pm). The rainfall recorded was HAL (4.6 mm) and Yelahanka (3 mm). While the maximum temperature was 28.8 degrees Celsius, the minimum was 20.4 degrees Celsius.

Met sources predicted that the City as well as various other parts of the State would get good amount of rainfall till July 11. Apart from the cloudy weather, the surface winds would be strong and gusty at times in the City, the sources said.

“There is an upper air cyclonic circulation over west central Bay of Bengal, off North Andhra Pradesh coast, and it is extending up to 7.6 km above sea level. Due to this, cloudy weather and rainfall will prevail in Karnataka, specially coastal areas, Malnad and surrounding places,” said B Puttanna, director-in-charge of Indian Meteorological Department, Bangalore.

“The normal amount of rainfall expected in the City this month is 109 mm. About 27.66 mm of rainfall has been received till now. It will be more than normal this month due to the cyclonic activity,” said Puttanna.

The BBMP control rooms received a complaint about a tree being uprooted in N R Colony.

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