Thiruvananthapuram: State likely to receive heavy rain in isolated areas today. Indian Meteorological Department (IMD) has issued Orange alert in 12 districts and Yellow alert in Thiruvananthapuram and Kollam districts. There is a chance for heavy rain till Sunday.
IMD has informed chances for moderate rain in isolated areas of all districts in the next 3 hours. As there is a possibility of heavy rain with thunder and lightning, people in hilly regions should follow an alert similar to Orange alert.
In the background of the heavy rain, the people living in lower regions, hilly areas and landslide prone regions are advised to observe extreme alert.
People who are affected by the flood and landslide during the years 2018, 2019, 2020 and 2021 should be prepared to face the situation.
Due to the chance for high waves and strong wind, the fishermen are advised to stop venturing into the sea.