Though IMD maintains rain will return by the weekend and monsoon will be near normal, farmers are sceptical.
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IMD officials believe that the lack of clouds has led to direct sunlight falling onto the land resulting in the intense heat wave.
Indian Meteorological Department said that heavy rain is very likely at isolated chunks in Tamil Nadu and Kerala during the period.
Thunderstorm, accompanied with lightning and gusty winds, is very likely to occur at isolated places over Tamil Nadu and Kerala during next 24 hours.
Heavy rain is very likely at isolated expanse of Andaman & Nicobar Islands, Tamil Nadu, coastal Karnataka and Kerala during the period.
Several areas in the city on the banks of the Karamana river and Amayizhanjan canal are lying under the flood waters since Monday night.
The Kerala government Saturday stepped up its vigil in view of the possibility of heavy rains following formation of depression over south-east and adjoining east-central Arabian Sea.
According to the fishermen, the Union Government should initiate immediate steps to bring back the fishermen to shore.
While the potential cyclone will bypass the Indian coast as it is expected to take a north-west path, Kerala can expect heavy to very rainfall in the coming days.
There are chances that the depression will develop into a cyclone causing very heavy rainfall along the coasts of Kerala and Karnataka.
Following a heavy rainfall warning by the IMD, a yellow alert has been issued in Idukki and Pathanamthitta for Tuesday.
The Kolothu Jetty-bound KSRTC bus arrives at the Kainakari Jetty bus stop at 11.25 am.
Union Health Minister J P Nadda said he would evaluate with the state government the rehabilitation and rebuilding work being carried out in the affected areas.
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