Red Alert : Holiday decaled for schools, colleges in D.K. on Jul 8 and 9

Thursday, July 7th, 2022

Mangaluru : As a red alert is issued by the India Meteorological Department for the Dakshina Kannada districts on July 8 and 9 deputy commissioner (DC) Dr K V Rajendra declared a holiday on July 8 and 9 for all the educational institutions. All the anganwadis, private and government schools, colleges and degree colleges will […]

Strong winds will occur June 23 and 24 in coastal region

Tuesday, June 21st, 2022
Mangalore Rain

Mangaluru : Heavy rains lashed the two coastal districts, affecting normal life in several parts of the region. Low lying areas were inundated and traffic was disrupted at many places in the districts on Monday. Meteorological department on Tuesday predicted heavy rains in the region for the next four days. As per the IMD forecast, […]

Orange alert for nine Karnataka districts, including DK and Udupi

Friday, August 27th, 2021
Mangalore Rain

Mangaluru : The Indian Meteorological Department (IMD) has issued an orange alert for nine districts in Karnataka on August 28 and 29. The nine districts are: Uttara Kannada, Udupi, Dakshina Kannada, Shivamogga, Chikkamagaluru, Hassan, Kodagu, Mysuru and Chamarajanagar districts. The IMD in Bengaluru said these districts will receive heavy to very heavy rainfall and while […]

Monsoon to enter coastal districts on June 1 : Yellow alert announced

Monday, May 31st, 2021
Mangalore Rain

Mangaluru : Coastal Karnataka is likely to receive heavy rains on Tuesday June 1, the meteorological department has announced yellow alert, to sound heavy rain alerts in Coastal districts. The meteorological department as predicated the indication of the monsoon entering the Kerala coast on  June 1. Many parts of Dakshina Kannada district received good rain on Sunday May 30. Cloudy weather […]

Cyclone Tauktae may hit western coast this weekend

Wednesday, May 12th, 2021

Mangaluru : The India Meteorological Department (IMD) has predicted a “likely formation” of a cyclonic storm in the Arabian Sea on May 15, which would be the first to hit the western coast of India in 2020. If formed, the cyclone would be named ‘Tauktae’. The term ‘Tauktae’, a name given by Myanmar, means highly […]

Heavy rain continued for next two days

Wednesday, October 14th, 2020
Heavy Rain

Mangaluru : The twin districts continued to receive heavy rain on Wednesday with the India Meteorological Department predicting heavy rain (up to 204 mm) for the next two days in the region. Unusual in the month of October, the South West Monsoon has been active throughout the State, said the department in its bulletin. During […]

Nearly 20 electricity poles were damaged due to Heavy rain

Friday, August 7th, 2020

Mangaluru : Dakshina Kannada, heavy rain accompanied by gusty winds lashed several parts on Thursday. Major rivers in the district are in spate. Nearly 20 electricity poles were damaged in Gurupura resulting in disruption in power supply. A transformer was damaged in Yedapadavu. A few houses were damaged in Baikampady in the city. According to […]

Strong winds will hit Mangalore to Karawara coast around 11:30 pm on August 7

Thursday, August 6th, 2020

Udupi: The Indian Meteorological Department and the Meteorological Department of Bengaluru have warned that strong winds will hit over the western coast of Karnataka from Mangalore to Karawara around 11:30 pm onAugust 7, Friday. The fastest wind blows 50 to 60km per hour along the coast of Karnataka, resulting in 3.5 to 5.7 meter high […]

Heavy rains to be continued till August 8 in Coastal districts

Wednesday, August 5th, 2020
Mangalore Rain

Mangaluru : Indian Meteorological Department has Announced Red Alert on August 4 and 5 in the coastal districts, and also orange Alert will be continued from August 6 to 8. Heavy rains have been lashing various parts of Dakshina Kannada and Udupi districts since the past two days causing damage at several places. There have […]

Red alert : Schools, colleges declared holiday on Friday

Thursday, October 24th, 2019
Mangalore Rain

Mangaluru : A holiday has been declared for schools and pre-university colleges in Dakshina Kannada district on Friday, with Red alert being declared in the Coastal Districts by India Meteorological Department, KSNMDC and Ocean Information and Forecast Services Group for the next two days, the Dakshina Kannada District administration has cautioned the public to be […]