Light rains in Kerala, Tamil Nadu, AP and Rayalaseema; rain deficiency to continue

Rains Article
Yesterday’s Cyclonic Circulation over Odisha coast and North Andhra Pradesh now lies over East-central Arabian Sea. A trough is now extending from this system up till Kerala coast. Also, yesterday’s trough along the east coast presently lies over central parts of Andhra Pradesh coast and it’s adjoining areas.

During last 24 hours, moderate rains were observed in Andhra Pradesh coast, South Karnataka and Kerala. Whereas, isolated heavy rains were witnessed in the northern parts of Kerala.

Significant rains have been observed over Kozhikode at 49mm, Machilipatnam at 26mm, Alappuzha at 15mm and Bengaluru at 11mm. As per the Skymet Weather, we expect rain/thundershower activities to continue over many places of Kerala and Tamil Nadu and over a few places of Andhra Pradesh coast and Rayalaseema. Not only this, even moderate rains can be seen at few parts of Kerala. Thereafter, the rainfall activity is expected to reduce eventually from December 30 onward.

The day temperatures are expected to remain close to 30-32°C over many places. The possibility of Cold Wave conditions in parts of North Telangana cannot be ruled out. Adding to this, Adilabad, a district in North Telangana recorded it’s minimum at 4.4°C. Such a situation is expected to maintain for coming 24-48 hours.

As per the records, up till December 28, state of Telangana remained rain deficient by 65%, Andhra Pradesh by 57%, Karnataka by 47%, Tamil Nadu by 23% and Kerala by 5%. The figures clearly tell us that the Northeast Monsoon 2018 is going to end on a deficit note. No major weather systems are foreseen which could help in retrieving the deficiency. Rather, there are chances that the deficit figures might drop further, leading to further deficiency in rainfall.

Image Credit: The Indian Express

Please Note: Any information picked from here must be attributed to skymetweather.com

Weather on Twitter
In #Rajasthan due to weather activities, some relief is expected from the #hot and #dry weather conditions in the r… t.co/lGwM8nCp6F
Tuesday, April 23 21:15Reply
पंजाब का साप्ताहिक मौसम पूर्वानुमान (23 से 29 अप्रैल) t.co/2UTFFOf1Nu
Tuesday, April 23 21:00Reply
Weather Forecast April 24 t.co/T3KTEkLuq9
Tuesday, April 23 20:45Reply
It seems that the wait for season’s maiden #cyclonic storm is going to end soon. t.co/8bsl07Wb5d #cyclonefani
Tuesday, April 23 20:30Reply
Rising sea levels will become a big problem for the city of #Chennai in less than a century from now. t.co/0xu9DdpdcP
Tuesday, April 23 20:00Reply
ओड़ीशा, छत्तीसगढ़, तेलंगाना, आंध्रा तथा कर्नाटक के कुछ भागों में गरज के साथ बारिश की संभावना t.co/bFnqqpbHkw
Tuesday, April 23 19:15Reply
24 अप्रैल का मौसम पूर्वानुमान t.co/NVA4PUrKRF
Tuesday, April 23 19:00Reply
#Puducherry, the French escapade of India t.co/vIyEtfBloI
Tuesday, April 23 18:56Reply
The northern districts of #Punjab like Pathankot, #Amritsar, Gurdaspur, Jalandhar, #Ludhiana and #Chandigarh might… t.co/NpHWJ6WpLu
Tuesday, April 23 18:30Reply
RT @Mpalawat: Both observatories of #Delhi have crossed 40 degree today. #Palam recorded highest of the season with a #Maximum of 42.5 degr…
Tuesday, April 23 18:27Reply

latest news

Skymet weather

Download the Skymet App

Our app is available for download so give it a try