Monsoon to arrive in AP in next 48 hours

Conditions are favourable for further advancement of Southwestmonsoon into some parts of South Coastal Andhra Pradesh during next 48 hours. The Met Office said here today light to moderate rain or thundershowers would occur at a few places over Coastal Andhra Pradesh and isolated rain or thundershowers would occur over Rayalaseema and Telangana during the same period. The sky condition would be partly cloudy over Hyderabad and neighbourhood and thundery clouds may develop over next two days. The maximum and minimum temperature would be around 38 and 25 degrees Celsius respectively. Chief amounts of rainfall wasrecorded in cms are Parvatipuram (dist Vizianagaram) 9, Cheepurupalli (dist Vizianagaram) 4, Yelamanchili(a) (dist Vishakhapatnam) 3, Chodavaram (dist Vishakhapatnam) 3, Narsipatnam (dist Vishakhapatnam) 3, Tenali (dist Guntur) 3, Prathipadu (dist East Godavari) 2, Prakasan Barrage (dist Krishna) 2, Yellamanchili (dist Vishakhapatnam) 2, Kakinada (dist East Godavari) 2, Visakhapatnam Ap (dist Vishakhapatnam) 2, Vijayanagaram (dist Vizianagaram) 2, Bobbili (dist Vizianagaram) 2, Bhimunipatnam (dist Vishakhapatnam) 2, Salur (dist Vizianagaram) 2, Tuni (dist EastGodavari) 2, Araku Valley (dist Vishakhapatnam) 1, Mangalgiri (dist Guntur) 1, Gajapathinagaram (dist Vizianagaram) 1, Chintapalli (dist Vishakhapatnam) 1, Anakapalli (dist Vishakhapatnam) 1, Gudivada (dist Krishna) 1, Therlam (dist Vizianagaram) 1, Kaikalur (dist Krishna) 1, Tiruvuru (dist Krishna) 1, Rajahmundry (dist East Godavari) 1, Srungavarapukota (dist Vizianagaram) 1 of Coastal Andha Pradesh, Chittoor (dist Chittoor) 2 of Rayalaseema and in Telangana Nizamasagar (dist Nizamabad) 3, Banswada (dist Nizamabad) 1, Aswaraopet(a) (dist Khammam) 1, Sirpur (dist Adilabad) 1, Kamareddy (dist Nizamabad) 1.

Observations recorded till 0830 hours today indicated that heatwave conditions prevailed in isolated parts of Krishna, Guntur, Srikakulam, East & West Godavari districts of Coastal Andhra Pradesh. Isolated rain occurred over Coastal Andhra Pradesh and Telangana and Dry weather prevailed over Rayalaseema, the bulletin said.