Thiruvananthapuram: The India Meteorological Department (IMD) has issued a warning for heavy rainfall in the state today, under the influence of a cyclone situated above Kanyakumari. The Meteorological Department anticipates the likelihood of heavy rain persisting at isolated locations until November 23.
The forecast includes a chance of thundershowers, primarily driven by north-easterly winds emanating from the Bay of Bengal towards south-east India. In response to this weather outlook, a yellow alert has been declared in six districts today, namely Kollam, Pathanamthitta, Alappuzha, Kottayam, Ernakulam, and Idukki.
For tomorrow, the yellow alert is extended to five districts: Kollam, Pathanamthitta, Kottayam, Ernakulam, and Idukki. Eight districts are under yellow alert on the 22nd November and those districts includes Thiruvananthapuram, Kollam, Pathanamthitta, Alappuzha, Kottayam, Ernakulam, Idukki, Thrissur, and Palakkad districts.
On the 23rd, Pathanamthitta, Ernakulam, Idukki, Palakkad, Malappuram, Kozhikode, and Wayanad districts are expected to be under a yellow alert.