Rain and thunder to lash Kerala on Monday
Thiruvananathapuram: The Indian Meterological Department has forecast heavy rain accompanied by thunder and gusty winds to lash several parts of the state on Monday. Gusty winds will have a speed reaching 40-50 kmph.
Meanwhile, an yellow alert has been issued at Pathanamthitta and Wayanad districts forecasting heavy rain.
“Heavy rainfall (7-11 cm in 24 hours) is very likely to occur at one or two places in Pathanamthitta and Wayanad districts on April 21, 2019,” alerted IMD.
“Thunderstorm accompanied with gusty winds (speed reaching 40-50 kmph) and lightning at isolated places are very likely over Kerala on April 21 and 22, 2019,” said another alert.
State Disaster Management Authority has issued a set of alerts to the public to avert accidents in heavy rain.