Thiruvananthapuram: Pre-monsoon rain spells are continuing in the state and amid this the India Metrological Department (IMD) has sounded Orange Alert for Kannur and Kasaragod districts.
IMD has also issued Yellow Alert for districts Thiruvananthapuram, Kollam, Palakkad, Malappuram, Kozhikode and Wayanad.
It has been forecast that heavy rains will continue till May 22. Because there is cyclonic circulation over northern region of Tamil Nadu and its nearby regions. While a north-south trough runs from Madhya Pradesh to Tamil Nadu.
As a result, the sea is also expected to get rough till May 21. Fishing in Kerala, Karnataka and Lakshadweep coast has been restricted till further notice.