Karnataka heavy Rainfall: Widespread moderate to very heavy rains likely over coastal Karnataka districts and widespread light to moderate rains with isolated heavy rains likely over Malnad region. Karnataka heavy Rainfall school holiday in these districts. Heavy rains continued unabated in Karnataka’s coastal districts of Dakshina Kannada and Udupi, malanad regions on Sunday, July 11.
Submerging low-lying areas and buildings and throwing normal life out of gear in the region. Udupi, Dakshina kannada districts schools and Anganawadi closed again on Monday. As well Chikkamagaluru, Kodagu, Shivamogga, Kalaburagi and Bidar schools and colleges closed on June 11 in view of the inclement weather.
However, pre-university, degree and professional colleges open in Udupi and Dakshina Kannada from Monday. Early on Sunday, Karnataka heavy Rainfall a minor landslide was reported in Agumbe Ghats, connecting Udupi and Shivamogga, as a result of the rains. The landslide occurred near the third hairpin curve of the ghat near Someshwar, following a week of heavy rains in the region.
Agumbe recorded 164.5 mm of rainfall on Saturday, the highest amount of rainfall recorded in Shivamogga district. The Charmadi and Shiradi Ghats, two other link roads connecting to coastal Karnataka. Widespread moderate to very heavy rains likely over coastal Karnataka districts and widespread light to moderate rains with isolated heavy rains likely over Malnad region and widespread light to moderate rains likely over north interior Karnataka districts and scattered to widespread very light to moderate rains likely over south interior Karnataka districts.
Moreover, the areas of Chitradurga, Davanagere, Tumakuru, and Mysuru districts are likely to receive moderate rains. IMD further stated that Chikkamagaluru, Kodagu, Hassan, and Shivamogga districts are also likely to receive moderate rainfall. Apart from them, Udupi, Dakshina Kannada, and Uttara Kannada districts are also likely to receive heavy rainfall.