No rainfall may be expected from January 4 to January 8 in Mysuru district. The day temperature is expected to be 27-30°C and night temperature is expected to be 13-14°C. The relative humidity in the morning hours is expected to be 79 to 93 per cent and afternoon relative humidity is expected to be in the range 31 to 38 per cent. Wind speed expected to be 2 to 5 km/ hr.
Suggestion for farmers:
Harvest the paddy which is attained maturity.
Paddy harvesting and threshing can be continued.
Leave about 15 cm height straw during harvest of paddy, don’t burn the residue.
Keep straw as mulch or incorporate it into the soil thereby we can improve microbial load, which intern improve physical properties of soil and also nutrient load in soil.
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 and also minimizes the store pest damage
Weather forecast for the next four days (From November 23 to November 27, 2016)
|Relative humidity(%) 0830 hours||79||87||89||92||93|
|Relative humidity(%) 1730 hours||37||38||31||32||34|
|Wind Speed (kmph)||5||4||4||4||2|