Thiruvananthapuram, Aug 9 : Strong winds from westerly/southwesterly direction with a speed reaching 40-50 kmph are likely along and off Kerala coast.
Fishermen are advised not to venture into the sea for the next 24 hours from August 9, according to a press release from MeT office here on Friday early morning. Strong winds from westerly/southwesterly direction speed reaching 40-50 kmph is likely over Lakshadweep and Puducherry coasts.
High waves in the range of 3.0 - 3.7 meters are forecasted during 1730 hours on August 8 to 2330 hours of August 10 along the coast of Lakshadweep Islands from Minicoy to Bitra.
High waves in the range of 3.2 - 3.7 meters are forecasted during 1730 hrs on August 8 to 2330 hrs of August 10 along the coast of Kerala from Pozhiyoor to Kasargod. Thunderstorm accompanied with rain and gusty winds speed reaching 40-50 kmph is likely in Pathanamthitta, Alappuzha, Kottayam, Idukki, Ernakulam, Thrissur, Palakkad and Malappuram districts.(UNI)