IMD problems orange alert for 6 districts of Kerala


IMD climate forecast: The India Meteorological Division (IMD) on Friday issued orange alert for 6 districts of Kerala on Saturday (November 13) and for 5 districts on Sunday (November 14). 

For Saturday, heavy rain alert is issued for Thiruvananthapuram, Kollam, Pathanamthitta, Alappuzha, Kottayam and Idukki. 5 districts the place alert has been issued for Sunday are Pathanamthitta, Alappuzha, Kottayam, Ernakulam and Idukki.

Previous within the day, the IMD predicted heavy to very rainfall over Kerala all the way through subsequent 3 days. “Gentle to reasonable rainfall at many puts with heavy to very heavy rainfall at remoted puts very most likely over Kerala all the way through subsequent 3 days,” it mentioned. 

The dept additionally predicted heavy rainfall at remoted puts over Tamil Nadu, Karaikal & Puducherry and south internal Karnataka all the way through subsequent 5 days and over south Odisha, Coastal Andhra Pradesh and Rayalaseema all the way through subsequent 48 hours.

In the meantime, Idukki district Collector mentioned the shutters of the Cheruthoni Dam of the Idukki reservoir may well be opened on Saturday or Sunday in case the rain continues within the district. 

The Collector warned the folks residing downstream the Idukki dam and alongside the banks of Periyar river to stay wary. 

 

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