If the onset of southwest monsoon over Kerala happens this weekend, it will be the earliest onset in recent years.
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Vijayan further directed that monsoon control rooms be set up in all local bodies 24 hours a day.
The cyclonic circulation which was situated near Lakshadweep area has moved towards Kerala.
The study, published in the Naturfe Portfolio Journal, said such sudden and heavy rains of shorter durations triggered floods.
An Orange Alert has been issued in four districts including Malappuram, Kozhikode, Kannur and Kasaragod districts
The Southwest Monsoon advanced into some parts of South Bay of Bengal, most parts of Andaman and Nicobar Islands, and the Andaman Sea on Monday, the IMD announced.
Kerala has already been pummelled by excess summer showers and the 'Asani' effect continues to pound various parts of Kerala with heavy rains.
The early onset of monsoon could bring cheer as most parts of the country witnessed extremely high temperatures over the past fortnight.
The weather analysts and various private agencies foresee the chances of an early monsoon, starting from this month, as a result of the continuance of strong heat waves across the country.