Karnataka, which has been battered by heavy rains for over a week, is expected to have three more wet days, as per meteorologists from the India Meteorological Department (IMD). On Saturday, the IMD issued a yellow alert in 18 districts, as per its latest prediction. Moreover, officials stated that rains will be widespread in the south part and coastal Karnataka regions for the next three days, till Sunday.
The heavy rains and thundershowers are expected to continue in various parts of southern Karnataka. In Bengaluru, Tumakuru, Shivamogga, Ramanagar, Kodagu, Hassan, Davangere, Chitradurga, Chikkamagaluru, Ballari, Koppal, Haveri, Gadag, Dharwad, Uttara Kannada, Dakshina Kannada, and Udupi districts, IMD Karnataka officials issued a “yellow alert.”
A senior meteorologist reported on the current weather pattern over the Bay of Bengal, saying that the depression over the Bay of Bengal is moving west and a trough has been discovered over the Odisha coast. On the coast of Odisha, under the influence. Southern areas are expected to experience heavy rainfall as a result of the storm until Sunday. As per IMD statistics, Gubbi and Tumakuru had the most rainfall (15 cm), followed by Chintamani (12 cm), Mulbagal, and Srinivasapura (11 cm).