Cyclone Nada effect: B'luru to receive light rain for another 3 days

Cyclone Nada effect: B

Submitted by alvin on Fri, 2016-12-02 18:20 Bengaluru: Bengaluru and parts of south-interior Karnataka are expected to receive light showers for the next three days due to  cyclone Nada, which made landfall on the east coast on Friday.   On Thursday evening, Bengaluru received 4.4 mm of rainfall. Mysuru, Chamrajnagara, Mandya, Ramanagara Kolar, also received light showers. Sundar  Metri, Director-incharge, IMD Bengaluru, said, “We are not expecting heavy showers but light rain will occur in certain parts of the state on Friday and Saturday. Cold climate will continue and climate will be cloudy." "At this time last year, Bengluru had received 196mm rainfall," added Metri. According to the IMD, the cyclonic storm will weaken into a deep depression in the next 12 hours, and cross the north Tamil Nadu coast between Vedaranniyam and Puducherry, south of Cuddalore, on Friday evening.