More rain forecast in coming days

More rain forecast  in coming days

Bengaluru city, which received 142 mm rainfall in the last six days, will receive more rain in the coming days, according to the weatherman.

The India Meteorological Department (IMD) has issued a thunder showers and heavy rainfall warning for most parts of Karnataka for the next two days. IMD Bengaluru director-in-charge Sunder M Metri said rainfall was because of the formation of many systems and was common during September and October.

There is a north-south trough 1.5 km above mean sea level from the cyclonic circulation over Telangala to south Tamil Nadu across Rayalaseema and persists till south interior Karnataka. There is also a trough over east central Arabian Sea off the Kerala-Karnataka coast. There is also an east-west sheer zone along 13 degrees north between 4.5 km and 5.8 km above mean sea level.

While the city received a 1 mm rainfall till 5.30 pm on Friday, HAL airport recorded 28.2 mm. No rainfall was reported at Kempegowda International Airport. On Thursday, the city had received a total of 76.6 mm (8 cm), HAL airport had received 9 mm and the international airport had received 3.4 mm rainfall.

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