Hyderabad: Heatwave conditions are expected to prevail from May 15 till May 17 according to a warning issued by Indian Meteorological Department.
Most districts in the state will again experience temperatures that are 2ºC to 3ºC above the normal.
An IMD official said that the increased temperature was being caused by a trough from Rayalaseema to Comorin that was hovering 0.9 km above mean sea level .
The IMD also predicted isolated rainfall predicted in a few parts of the state as the temperatures hit new highs. On Monday, Ramagundam recorded the highest temperature of 44.4ºC.
The weather bureau advised that in view of the hot winds, people must try and stay indoors during the peak heat hours between 11 am and 4 pm. Doctors said people must go out in that time only if it is absolutely essential. Wearing light coloured clothes and drinking lots of fluids were advised....