No rainfall from February 11 to February 15 in Mysuru district. The day temperature is expected to be 32°C and night temperature is expected to be 14-16°C. The relative humidity in the morning hours is expected to be 83-90 per cent and afternoon relative humidity is expected to be in the range 22 to 42 per cent. Wind speed expected to be 4 to 10 km/ hr.
TIPS FOR FARMERS
Due to high humidity and fog during morning hours, incidence of Powdery mildew was noticed in Mango orchard, hence farmers are advised to take up spray with 4% wettable sulphur in one litre of water.
Hopper & Thrips menace are also noticed in some of the orchard. To mange this sprays 3.3ml Imidocloprid per 10 litre of water or 5.0ml per 15 litre of water.
Dropping of fruits in mango trees was noticed. To manage this, give adequate quantity of irrigation water (go for drip irrigation where ever it possible).
Weather forecast for the next five days (From February 11 to 15, 2017)
|Max. Temp (°C)||32||32||32||32||32|
|Sky condition (Octas)||1||1||0||0||0|
|Relative humidity (%) 0830 hours||85||84||87||90||83|
|Relative humidity (%) 1730 hours||26||27||22||34||42|
|Wind Speed (kmph)||4||4||8||10||9|