Rains were likely to continue on Friday due to a low pressure area over coastal Andhra Pradesh.

Its not over yet Hyderabad Rains will continue to pour on Friday predicts SkymetImage: PTI
news Weather Friday, September 23, 2016 - 08:09

Even as traffic in Hyderabad came to a standstill and many low-lying areas in the city were submerged, reports suggest that the rains are expected to continue till Saturday morning.

The city reportedly received 2 cm of rainfall in just an hour on Thursday, according to a report in The Hindu.

The report adds:

On Thursday, West Maredpally received the highest amount of 31 mm rainfall followed by Chilakalaguda (30 mm) and Monda Market (28.7 mm). Srinagar Colony, Trimulgherry, Balanagar, Fever Hospital and Narayanguda received over 20 mm rain.

Skymet Weather reported that the rains were likely to continue on Friday due to a low pressure area over coastal Andhra Pradesh.

The report adds:

Furthermore, this weather system is likely to move towards Telangana and will intensify into a well-marked low-pressure area which will further increase the rain intensity.

Many took to social media to air their grievances. 

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