Heavy rains in coastal Karnataka till August 4, orange alert issued


Daijiworld Media Network - Bengaluru (SP)

Bengaluru, Jul 31: The meteorological department has predicted heavy downpour accompanied by lightning and thunder in coastal districts of Karnataka from July 31 to August 4. Orange alert has been issued for Dakshina Kannada, Udupi, and Uttara Kannada districts where torrential rainfall is expected.

The coastal areas are experiencing wind with a velocity of 50 km per hour now. Waves up to a height of 3.3 metres are being witnessed in the Arabian Sea. Therefore, fishermen have been advised against venturing into the sea.

Monsoon has been advancing. Chances of heavy rainfall in Bagalkot, Bidar, Dharwad, Kalaburagi, Chikkamagaluru, Hassan, Kodagu and Shivamogga districts on Friday are bright. Yellow alert has been issued for these districts.

Kumta in Uttara Kannada district recorded highest rainfall of 16 cm in the state. Sullia, Agumbe and Dharmasthala got 11, 9, and 8 cm rainfall respectively.

Kalaburagi city and other parts of the district and Raichur districts had good rainfall. There are reports of the rain having thrown normal life out of gear in some districts.

 

 

  

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  • Ilyas, Balehonnur

    Fri, Jul 31 2020

    IMD ಅಂದರೆ ಏನೂ, ಇವರು ಜುಲೈ ಮಾಸದಿಂದ ಆರೆಂಜ್, ಯಲ್ಲೋ, ಅಂತ ಯಾವ ಯಾವ ಬಣ್ಣ ಬಳಿತ ಇದ್ದಾರೋ ಗೊತ್ತಾಗಿಲ್ಲ ಆದರೆ ಮಳೆ ಮಾತ್ರ ಎಲ್ಲಿ ಬೀಳ್ತಾ ಇದೆ ಕಾಣ್ತಾ ಇಲ್ಲ.

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  • Cynthia, Kirem

    Fri, Jul 31 2020

    IMD, colour colour what colour?? Yellow is strong or orange?

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  • Citizen, UDUPI

    Fri, Jul 31 2020

    But it's sunny in Udupi! We dried all our cloths today in the sun!. IMD predictions are like jokes!

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  • David Pais, Mangalore

    Fri, Jul 31 2020

    indian imd is a comedy.

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  • PINTO, Mangalore

    Fri, Jul 31 2020

    If rain can wash away Corona our twin districts would have been Corona free by now..

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  • PINTO, Mangalore

    Fri, Jul 31 2020

    @Jossey Saldanha

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  • Lawrence Lobo, Mangalore

    Fri, Jul 31 2020

    Just chill

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  • Jossey Saldanha, Mumbai

    Fri, Jul 31 2020

    I remember Ramdas Athavle - Go Corona Go ...

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  • Sma, Bengaluru

    Fri, Jul 31 2020

    Achievement no. 1...thank god

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  • Sunil Kumar, Mangalore

    Fri, Jul 31 2020

    Yapa nikul orange apple green pandh alert panpar apaga barsa ne upuji

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  • Ronald, Mangalore

    Fri, Jul 31 2020

    Aikulu color blind! Yellow colourn tulutu panda edde aattu!

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