Hyderabad: The Indian Meteorological Department (IMD) on Saturday predicted moderate to very moderate rains in the following two days in Adilabad, Nirmal, Mancherial, Kamareddy, Komaram Bheem, Nizamabad, Jagtial, Peddapali, Karimnagar, Rajanna Sircilla, Mahabubabad, Mulugu, Jayashankar Bhupalapalle, Warangal Urban, Warangal Rural, Bhadradri Kothagudem, Nalgonda, Suryapet and Khammam districts in Telangana.
This also expected light to moderate to heavy rain or thunder showers over the next two days at Hyderabad. The IMD also cautioned that rainwater in low-lying areas could inundate roads and urged people to limit their movement.
The Greater Hyderabad Municipal Corporation also warned that the subsequent 12-16 hours of low to medium rainfall would continue in the area. They told the residents to stay indoors and only go out in an emergency.
Rajendra Nagar has received 34.5 mm of rain, the highest recorded in the state, according to the Telangana State Development Planning Society. Edulaggattepali recorded a cumulative rainfall of 274.8 mm in the state in Karimnagar district.
It also said the state’s 194 mandals received an excess rainfall of 20-59 per cent. Approximately 137 mandals received more than 60 percent rainfall while 43 mandals observed a rainfall deficit.
“Now the area of low pressure is centered over North Coastal Odisha & Gangetic West Bengal adjacent to it. The related cyclonic circulation stretches up to 7.6 km above mean tilting south-westward at sea level. It is likely to become more pronounced over the next 24 hours.
An east-west shear zone runs roughly along Lat, between 5.8 km and 7.6 km above mean sea level. 18 ° N across the Indian Peninsula, “read the weather assumption IMD released Friday. (INN)