Thiruvananthapuram: The heavy rain lashing Kerala is likely to recede by Monday. There is no red alert for any districts of the state on Monday.
However, the weather department has predicted heavy rains with thunder at some places at Kollam and Thrissur districts on the day. Strong winds from Westerly direction speed reaching 45-55 kmph is likely along and off Kerala and Karnataka coasts and Lakshadweep area. Fishermen are advised not to venture into the sea.
The rainfall in different parts of the state on Sunday: Extremely heavy rainfall reports in cm are: Vadakara (Kozhikode district), 21.
Heavy to very heavy rainfall reports in cm are: Kodungallur (Thrissur district) 19, Enamackel (Thrissur district) 17, C.I.A.L. Kochi (Ernakul-am district), Irinjalakuda (Thrissur district) 15 each, Perinthalmanna (Malappuram district) 14, Karipur AP, Angadippu-ram, Manjeri and Ponn-ani (all in Malappuram district), Ottappalam (Pal-akkad district) 13 each, Chalakudy (Thrissur district) 12, Kozhikode, Qui-landy (Kozhikode distri-ct), Vellanikkara (Thriss-ur district), Cherthala (Alappuzha district), Aluva (Ernakulam district) and Ernakulam So-uth, Thrithala (Palakkad district), Kudulu (Kasar-agod district) 11 each, Kochi AP (Ernakulam district), Kunnamkulam (Th-rissur district), Thalas-sery (Kannur district), Hosdurg (Kasaragode district) 10 each, Alappuzha, Kayamkulam Agri (Alap-puzha district), Vaikom (Kottayam district), Peru-mbavur and Piravom (bo-th in Ernakulam), Pattam-bi (Palakkad district) 9 each... n Continued on Pg 2
Mancompu & Mavelikkara (both in Alappuzha district), Kozha and Kumarakom (both in Kottayam district), Irikkur and Taliparamba (both in Kannur district) 8 each, Chengannur (Alappuzha district), Chittur (Palakkad district), Kuppady (Wayanad district), 7 each. The other chief amounts of rainfall reports in cm are: Peermade (Idukki district) 6, Kannur, Kottayam, Palakkad, Alathur, Kollengode and Parambikulam (all in Palakkad district), Kurudamannil (Pathanamthitta district), Haripad (Alappuzha district), Idukki, Munnar and Thodupuzha (both in Idukki district), Ambalavayal and Vythiri (both in Wayanad district) 5 each, Punalur (Kollam district), Kollam, Konni (Pathanamthitta district), Kayamkulam (Alappuzha district) 4 each, Thiruvananthapuram AP, Varkala (Thiruvananthapuram district), Aryankavu (Kollam district), Kanjirappally (Kottayam district) 2 each and, Thiruvananthapuram City, Neyyattinkara (Thiruvananthapuram district) 1 each....