STOCK MARKET BSE NSE

Met Officials Forecast Heavy Rain in Andhra Pradesh

Published: 12th September 2015 04:21 AM  |   Last Updated: 12th September 2015 04:21 AM   |  A+A-

VISAKHAPATNAM : Heavy rain is likely to occur at isolated places across Andhra Pradesh over the next two days due to the existing trough of low pressure which is expected to strengthen into a low pressure area Saturday. However, the system might weaken thereafter resulting in decrease in rainfall.

The southwest monsoon has been active over Rayalaseema, while a trough of low pressure on surface level running from Odisha to south Tamil Nadu across coastal Andhra persists. There is also an upper air cyclonic circulation over West Central Bay of Bengal. Under its influence, a low pressure may form in the next 48 hours.

In a warning issued Friday, the Met Department said that heavy rain would occur at isolated places in the districts of East and West Godavari, Krishna, Guntur, Prakasam, Nellore, Anantapur, Kadapa, Chittoor and Kurnool. But the low pressure is likely weaken and heavy rain would occur only in the districts of coastal AP till September 15.

Stay up to date on all the latest Andhra Pradesh news with The New Indian Express App. Download now

Comments

Disclaimer : We respect your thoughts and views! But we need to be judicious while moderating your comments. All the comments will be moderated by the newindianexpress.com editorial. Abstain from posting comments that are obscene, defamatory or inflammatory, and do not indulge in personal attacks. Try to avoid outside hyperlinks inside the comment. Help us delete comments that do not follow these guidelines.

The views expressed in comments published on newindianexpress.com are those of the comment writers alone. They do not represent the views or opinions of newindianexpress.com or its staff, nor do they represent the views or opinions of The New Indian Express Group, or any entity of, or affiliated with, The New Indian Express Group. newindianexpress.com reserves the right to take any or all comments down at any time.

flipboard facebook twitter whatsapp