Thiruvananthapuram: The India Meteorological Department (IMD) has issued a cautionary advisory, forecasting rain accompanied by thunder and lightning in Kerala for the next five days. The alert comes in the wake of a whirlwind formation in the South Andaman Sea and is set to intensify into a low-pressure system by November 27, and it would move towards northwestward. Subsequently, by November 29, it is projected to strengthen further as a low-pressure system over the Southeast Bay of Bengal and Andaman Sea. The IMD has highlighted the development of a low-pressure extending from the Maldives to the north Maharashtra coast.
While fishing remains unrestricted along the coasts of Kerala, Karnataka, and Lakshadweep, the Meteorological Department has issued a cautionary advisory to the fishermen venturing into sea, for the 27th and 28th. During these days, the South Andaman Sea and Bay of Bengal are expected to experience strong winds and adverse weather conditions. Consequently, fishermen in these areas have been strongly advised by the Meteorological Department to refrain from venturing out for fishing activities during the specified days.