Several parts of Chennai witnessed heavy rains on early Monday morning, and a holiday was declared for schools in Chennai, Kancheepuram, Thiruvallur, and Chengalpattu. Many roads witnessed water logging on Monday morning as the rain continued to lash overnight along with thunderstorm activity. The meteorological department issued an orange alert for Chennai, Thiruvallur, Chengalpattu, and Kancheepuram districts predicting heavy to… Continue reading "Heavy rain lashes Chennai and neighbouring districts, schools declared holiday"
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Heavy rain has lashed parts of Tamil Nadu, with the Met Department predicting additional downpour for the next few days. In view of the heavy showers, the Ramanathapuram district administration has declared a holiday for all educational institutions. Heavy rain with thunderstorm were also reported in the districts of Dindigul, Madurai, the Nilgiris, Krishnagiri, Cuddalore, Tiruvannamalai, Myladuthurai, Ranipet, Vellore, Erode,… Continue reading "Heavy rain lashes various districts of Tamilnadu"
With the forecast of heavy rainfall in Mumbai and adjoining areas for the upcoming days, incessant rainfall lashed the city on Wednesday morning with the India Meteorological Department (IMD) issuing an orange alert till July 9. A red alert was sounded for neighbouring districts, including Raigadh and Ratnagiri. Severe waterlogging was reported in several parts of the city, including Bandra… Continue reading "Amid heavy rain forecast, orange alert in Mumbai till July 9"
The India Meteorological Department (IMD) on Wednesday issued an alert for the formation of Cyclone Jawad, which may hit the coasts of Andhra Pradesh and Odisha on December 4 morning. The cyclone is likely to trigger heavy to very heavy rainfall in almost all the districts of south Bengal. Accordingly, the West Bengal government has issued warning to the farmers… Continue reading "Cyclone Jawad likely to hit Andhra Pradesh and Odisha coast on 4 December: IMD"
Another low-pressure area is to form over the Bay of Bengal during the next 24 hours, officials at the Regional Meteorological Centre (RMC) said. Several districts of Tamil Nadu are to receive heavy rains for the next three days while Chennai is expected to get very heavy rain on November 26 and 27. “The cyclonic circulation over Southeast Bay of… Continue reading "Chennai rains: New low-pressure to form over Bay of Bengal"
As predicted by the India Meteorological Department (IMD), heavy rains have again lashed Chennai and its adjoining districts, as well as several other areas in north Tamilnadu. As a result, schools and colleges in the affected areas were shut on Thursday. To prevent any untoward incident, units from the National Disaster Response Force (NDRF), State Disaster Response Force (SDRF), fire… Continue reading "Heavy rains lash Chennai and neighbouring districts"
The Regional Meteorological Centre has issued red alert for Chennai on 18 November. Thunderstorms with heavy to very heavy rain is likely to occur at isolated places over Chennai, Tiruvallur, and Kancheepuram districts. Ranipet, Chengalpattu, Salem, Ariyalur, Perambalur, and delta districts will also witness heavy rains with thunderstorm on Wednesday. “The low-pressure area over southeast Bay of Bengal and adjoining… Continue reading "Chennai rains: Red alert issued on 18 November"
Regional Meteorological Center has issued a red alert for Kanniyakumari district with forecasts of heavy to very heavy rainfall in the next 24 hours. An orange and yellow alert has also been issued for several districts in Tamil Nadu, including Kancheepuram and Chengalpattu. Heavy to very heavy rains is likely to occur at isolated places over The Nilgiris, Theni, Dindigul… Continue reading "Tamilnadu rains: Red alert for Kanniyakumari, orange and yellow alert for other districts"
With Chennai still reeling under the aftermath of the continuous rains, officials of the Regional Meteorological Centre (RMC), on Tuesday, reiterated their prediction of the State receiving more downpour in the days to come. The Met Department stated that several coastal districts, including Chennai, are expected to receive heavy to extremely heavy rains along with thunderstorm for the next 48… Continue reading "Chennai Rains: Met department reiterates more downpour in coastal belt"
A low-pressure area is likely to form over the southeast Bay of Bengal and neighbouring areas on November 9, which could result in more than 12 districts of Tamil Nadu experiencing heavy rains for the next two days, the Regional Meteorological Centre said on Friday. “As the atmospheric mantle circulation extends up to 5.8 km prevailing in the central-west Bengal… Continue reading "Heavy rains expected in 12 districts of TN for next two days"