The State received isolated rains on Friday under the impact of the upper air cyclonic circulation which, however, was on wane.

For nearly an hour, moderate rains accompanied by strong gales lashed several localities in Hyderabad city.

In spite of the rains, several places in the State reeled under high temperatures. Kadapa recorded 42 degrees Celsius, the highest for the day.

Heavy rains

Moderate to rather heavy rains are forecast for the State for Saturday also.