Bangalore, Mar 17: Following is the summary of observations recorded at weather office here at 0830 hrs today. Rainfall occurred at many places over Coastal Karnataka, at a few places over South Interior Karnataka and at isolated places over North Interior Karnataka.
Chief rainfall amounts (cm): Agumbe 4, Belthangadi 3, Bantwal, Puttur, Sirsi, Mangalore AP, Shirali, Bableshwar, Periyapatna 2 each, Dharmasthala, Bhatkal, Panambur, Somwarpet, Yegati, Linganamakki, Jayapura, Balehonnur, Sringeri, H.B.Halli, Madikeri 1 each.
Maximum temperatures rose at most places over Coastal Karnataka and changed little over Interior Karnataka. They were appreciably below normal at most places being markedly so at a few places over South Interior Karnataka; below normal at most places being appreciably so at many places over North Interior Karnataka, however above normal at many places being appreciably so at a few places over Coastal Karnataka.
Gulbarga recorded the highest maximum temperature of 35.2 degree celsius over the State. Minimum temperatures changed little over the State. They were below normal at a few places over North Interior Karnataka and were normal over Coastal Karnataka and South Interior Karnataka.
Agumbe recorded the lowest minimum temperature of 18.2 degree celsius over the State.Forecast valid until Wednesday morning: Rain/thundershowers likely to occur at isolated places over the State.
Farmers Weather Bulletin: Light to moderate rain likely to occur at isolated places over all the districts of the State. Forecast for Bangalore city: Partly cloudy. Maximum and Minimum temperature likely to be around 32 and 19 degree celsius respectively.