VIJAYAWADA:Under the influence of the active southwest monsoon over coastal Andhra Pradesh, heavy rainfall occurred at a few places in Guntur region of Krishna delta in the 24 hours ending 8:30 am on Monday. Light to moderate rainfall occurred at several places in coastal Andhra and at one or two places in Rayalaseema.
According to the Andhra Pradesh State Development Planning Society (APSDPS), the highest rainfall of 7.8 cm was recorded at Kuchinapudi of Nizampatanm mandal in Bapatla district. The India Meteorological Department report said the highest rainfall of 7 cm occurred at Tuni of Kakinada district and Bapatla of Bapatla district
According to an IMD forecast, heavy rainfall, thunderstorm accompanied with lightning are likely to occur at isolated places in coastal districts on Tuesday. Light to moderate rainfall is expected at several places in north coastal districts and at few places in south coastal districts and in Rayalaseema region.