Thiruvananthapuram: In response to the weather conditions, an orange alert has been issued in five districts of Kerala, namely Thiruvananthapuram, Kollam, Pathanamthitta, Alappuzha, and Ernakulam. Additionally, a yellow alert has been issued for Kozhikode district.
The transformation of a low-pressure system in the Arabian Sea into an extreme weather event has raised concerns.
In light of the potential for high waves and adverse sea conditions, fishing activities have been banned along the coasts of Kerala, Karnataka, and Lakshadweep.
The India Meteorological Department (IMD) has provided insights into the evolving weather patterns. The low-pressure system that initially formed in the Bay of Bengal is expected to intensify in the coming hours. Paradoxically, the IMD indicates a possibility of reduced rainfall in the region the next day, offering a glimmer of relief amid the turbulent weather conditions.