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A year after century's worst floods in Kerala, a chilling feeling of deja vu

Kerala weather live updates | The Cochin International Airport has suspended operations till 9 am tomorrow (Friday) and hill stations like Munnar and Kumily are cut-off due to landslides on the roads leading to them

Weather Forecast Today HIGHLIGHTS: 5 killed as heavy rains pound North Kerala; schools declare holiday

Weather forecast: Presence of monsoon trough across Sub-Himalayan West Bengal and Assam towards Nagaland is likely to cause widespread rainfall with isolated heavy to very heavy and extremely heavy falls over Sub-Himalayan West Bengal & Sikkim, Assam, Meghalaya and Arunachal Pradesh during next 24 hours.


Kerala's Kannur records highest rainfall for July in last 10 years

From Friday, in a span of 21 hours, the city has recorded 199 mm of rainfall, which is the highest in the last 10 years in July. The number earlier stood at 180.2 mm and was observed on July 18, 2009.

Parts of Kerala to get extremely heavy rainfall, red alert issued in five districts

Over the last couple of weeks, water levels in the state's major reservoirs including the Idukki and Edamalayar dams went down significantly leading to alarm bells ringing in the corridors of the state electricity department.

After 2018 floods, Kerala govt prepares for monsoon

The state has introduced an incident response system (IRS), a disaster management mechanism covering state and Central departments, and an emergency action plan for major dams.

As monsoon gathers strength in Kerala, Met department issues cyclonic storm warning

Fishermen have been advised not to venture out to sea over the next four days as squally weather with rough winds is predicted.


After week's delay, onset of southwest monsoon over Kerala brings relief

The onset of monsoon over the Kerala coast marks the arrival of monsoon rains over the Indian mainland and signals the beginning of the four-month rainy season which brings over 70 per cent of the country’s annual rainfall.

Monsoon to hit Kerala in 24 hours, red alert in four districts

The red alert has been issued in Thrissur district on June 10 and in Ernakulam, Malappuram and Kozhikode districts on June 11. All four districts on these dates will experience 'isolated heavy to very heavy' rainfall as part of monsoon showers.

Monsoon to hit Kerala in next 48 hours, predicts IMD

Earlier, the normal onset date for monsoon over Kerala was June 1, marking the official commencement of the four-month-long rainfall season in the state.

Monsoon inching towards Kerala, thunderstorm and gusty winds to follow soon

IMD also informed that is is 'very likely' that thunderstorm and lightning accompanied by gusty winds will be witnessed at isolated places from June 1-June 3. The wind velocity is expected to increase further from June 4 onwards. 

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India reels under severe heatwave; monsoon delayed, to hit Kerala by June 7

IMD has said heatwave to severe heatwave conditions are very likely to prevail over Rajasthan, Vidarbha and Madhya Pradesh during the next five days and over Punjab, Haryana, Chandigarh and Delhi and south Uttar Pradesh during the next three days.

Rain brings relief from scorching heat in Delhi-NCR

The Southwest monsoon is likely to be delayed this year, the IMD officials said, with the onset expected in Kerala on June 6 instead of June 1.


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Kerala island worries about floods destroying their link with the mainland

Residents of Kozhithuruth, an island in Kerala, are worried after their homes were flooded due to heavy rains this year. Their bigger worry is that the floods may destroy their only link to the mainland, a 30-year-old stone bridge over a stream.

Much-Awaited Monsoon Hits Kerala

The southwest monsoon has finally arrived in Kerala coast on Wednesday. Rain and thundershowers are likely to be expected for most places over the next four days over Kerala. The India Meteorological Department (IMD) has issued a warning for heavy to very heavy rainfall at one or two places in Kerala during the next four […]