The India Meteorological Division (IMD) has issued an orange alert for Bengaluru predicting widespread rainfall over the subsequent two days. Within the subsequent 48 hours, rain/thundershowers are very more likely to happen at most locations over Coastal Karnataka and South Inside Karnataka and at many locations over North Inside Karnataka.
Subsequently, a Yellow alert has been issued for Dakshina Kannada, Udupi, Uttara Kannada, Belagavi, Dharwad, Gadag, Haveri, Chamarajanagara and Mysuru districts. Yellow alert is outlined as, remoted heavy rains greater than 64.5 mm.
The MeT division has issued an Orange Alert for Bengaluru Rural, Bengaluru, Chikkaballapura, Chikkamagaluru, Hassan, Kodagu, Kolar, Mandya, Ramanagara, Shimoga and Tumkuru districts. An Orange alert means remoted very heavy rains within the vary of 115.6 mm to 204.4 mm.
The well-marked low stress space over Southwest and adjoining Westcentral Bay of Bengal has concentrated right into a despair.
Whereas the Bengaluru metropolis observatory recorded 3.6 mm of rainfall, HAL observatory recorded 4 mm, Kempegowda Worldwide Airport noticed 2.6 mm rain, Digital Metropolis noticed 2.5mm rain, EMPRI recorded 2.5 mm rain, Jnanabharathi BU campus noticed 3 mm rain, KSNDMC campus noticed 7 mm rain and Uttarahalli noticed 1.5 mm. These recordings are until 6 pm of November 18.
In October, Bengaluru acquired 168 mm rainfall and the next month in November, town has until now recorded 155 mm rainfall to date. There’s a risk of the rainfall exceeding 50 mm within the subsequent 48 hours.