Monsoon watch remains intriguing in its progress

The ever interesting monsoon watch has been intriguing in its steady progress over coastal Karnataka and conditions are seen favorable for further advancement over some more parts of Arabian Sea, Karnataka, some parts of south Konkan & Goa, Andhra Pradesh, Telangana, remaining parts of Tamil Nadu in the next few days

Meanwhile, the feeble off shore trough at mean sea level along Karnataka- Kerala coasts persists. Moving on to peninsular India, conditions to remain warm and dry with the exception of some scattered showers over southern tip of TN. Coastal Karnataka, Konkan and Goa belt would see fairly widespread rains and some isolated showers over north and south interior Karnataka. North coastal TN would remain hot and dry with the typical potent land based SW winds over powering sea based winds and delay the onset of sea breeze over our region.