North-East monsoon vigorous over Kerala

North-east monsoon has been vigorous over Kerala. Rain occurred at most places in Lakshadweep.

Updated: Nov 27, 2011, 20:16 PM IST

Thiruvananthapuram: North-east monsoon
has been vigorous over Kerala. Rain occurred at most places in
Lakshadweep.

According to meteorology sources here, heavy to very
heavy rainfall reports in cm are Varkala 18, Kavaratty 11,
Neyyattinkara 9 and Agathy, Thiruvananthapuram city and
airport, Kollam 7 each.

The other chief amounts of rainfall reports in cm are
Nedumangadu 6 and Aminidweep 4.
Another 21 stations reported rainfal of 1-3 cm.

Alappuzha and Punalur, Thiruvananthapuram city and
airport recorded the lowest minimum temperature of 22 degree
celsius.

Forecast valid until the morning of November 29, rain
or thunder showers will occur at most places in Lakshadweep
and many places in Kerala.
Heavy rainfall warning: Heavy to very heavy rainfall
will occur at a few places in Lakshadweep and and very heavy
rainfall will occur at isolated places in Kerala during next
48 hours.

Fishermen warning: Squally weather with wind speed
occasionally reaching 55-60 gusting upto 65 KMPH is likely
along off Kerala coast and over Lakshadweep area during next
24 hours, outlook for subsequent two days no significant
change.

PTI