Bangalore, Jun 16 (UNI) Following is a summary of observations recorded by the weather office here at 0830 hours today.
Monsoon was weak over North Interior Karnataka. Rainfall occurred at most places over Coastal Karnataka; at a few places over South Interior Karnataka and at isolated places over North Interior Karnataka Chief amounts of rainfall (cm): Kottigehara 6; Ankola, Ponampet 5 each; Bantwal, Gerusoppa, Kadra, Khanapur, Bhagamandala 4 each; Bajpe, Mani, Belthangadi, Sirsi, Mudigere 3 each; Mudibidre, Mulki, Panambur, Dharmasthala, Honavar, Karwar, Napoklu, Linganamakki, Hosanagar, Sringeri, Kammardi, Sakleshpura 2 each.
Forecast valid until Wednesday morning: Rain/thundershowers likely to occur at most places over Coastal Karnataka and at a few places over Interior Karnataka.
Farmers Weather Bulletin: Moderate to rather heavy rain likely to occur at most places over Dakshina Kannada, Udupi, Uttara Kannada, Kodagu, Shimoga, Chikmagalur and Hassan districts. Light to moderate rain likely to occur at a few places over remaining districts of Interior Karnataka.
Heavy Rainfall Warning: Heavy to very heavy rain likely to occur at isolated places over Coastal Karnataka and ghat areas of South Interior Karnataka during next 48 hours.
FISHRIES WARNING: Strong onshore winds mainly from westerly direction speed occasionally reaching 45 to 55 kmph likely along off Karnataka coast during next 24 hours.
Local forecast: Generally cloudy sky. Surface winds will be strong and gusty at times. Light rain likely.