Thiruvananthapuram: Heavy rains are expected in Kerala from today. The Central Meteorological Department has issued rain warnings in all the districts of the state. Orange alert was declared in three districts today and tomorrow. The orange alert was issued in Kozhikode, Kannur, and Kasaragod districts. A yellow alert has been declared in other districts today and in all districts except Thiruvananthapuram, Kollam, and Palakkad tomorrow.
As the monsoon intensified, it started raining in most parts of the state from the last day. Kerala currently receives intermittent rainfall. Despite the official announcement of the monsoon in Kerala on June 3, the state has been receiving heavy rains since the last day as a result of the low-pressure area formed in the Bay of Bengal. Heavy rains are forecast in Kerala in general and in the northern districts till Friday. Fishing off the coast of Kerala has been completely banned till the 17th.