No rainfall may be expected from 21-12-2016 to 25-12-2016 in Mysore district. The day temperature is expected to be 28 to 29°C and night temperature is expected to be 13 to 16°C. The relative humidity in the morning hours is expected to be 69 to 97 per cent and afternoon relative humidity is expected to be in the range 26 to 58 per cent. Wind speed expected to be 4 to 8 km/ hr.
Suggestion for farmers:
Harvest the paddy which is attained maturity.
Paddy harvesting and threshing can be continued.
Harvest of crop manually or by using mechanical harvester and drying.
Threshing and winnowing by combined thresher equipment Dry and store in Gunny bags or storage bins.
The grains of the harvested crops should be properly dried by retaining moisture percentage of Cereals 11-12 %,
Pulses-9%, Oilseeds-8 and Vegetable seeds 5-6% for long storage & also minimizes the store pest damage
Weather forecast for the next four days (From November 23 to November 27, 2016)
|Relative humidity(%) 0830 hours||97||95||75||69||70|
|Relative humidity(%) 1730 hours||47||58||46||28||26|
|Wind Speed (kmph)||8||8||4||4||6|