Mangaluru: Have any weekend plans? Then better have a relook as going out may be difficult due to the heavy rain in the coastal belt.
IMD has declared orange alert in Udupi, Dakshina Kannada and Uttara Kannada districts as heavy rainfall is expected in most of the places in the region.
An orange alert means very heavy rainfall (ranging between 115.6 mm to 204.4 mm).
Thunderstorm with lightning is likely to occur at isolated places over Coastal Karnataka on June 13 and 14.
Canara Coast weather forecast for next two days:
Dakshina Kannada- Udupi and Uttara Kannada:
June 13 (10 am) to June 14 (8.30 am): Moderate to Heavy rainfall very likely at most places. Warning: Very heavy rainfall/Thundershowers (Orange alert).
June 14 (10 am) to June 15 (8.30 am): Moderate to Heavy rainfall very likely at many places. Warning: Very heavy rain (Orange alert).
Warning for fishermen:
Weather warning for fishermen for the Karnataka coast(for the next 24 hours valid from midnight of 13th June).
Strong wind with speed reaching 40-50 km is likely to prevail over the East Central Arabian Sea and Karnataka coast.
Fishermen are advised not to venture into these areas.