Most parts of Erode district witnessed light to moderate showers, which kept the weather pleasant throughout Friday.

The sky remained overcast the whole day and the maximum temperature fell below 28 degree Celsius.

Normal life was thrown out of gear in many parts in the district following the intermittent showers. Most people in Erode town preferred to remain indoors as drizzling continued throughout the day. Traffic on most of the roads in the town was thin. School children and office goers were seen carrying umbrellas.

Officials in the weather office said the sky would stay cloudy on Saturday as well and most parts of the district would receive a few spells of rain. The maximum temperature in the district was expected to fall below 26 degree Celsius.

Water level in Bhavanisagar reservoir stood at 85.55 ft. The storage was 18.812 tmcft and the inflow was 350 cusecs.