Residents of the city woke up to an overcast sky and rain today. Many parts of Chennai received moderate to heavy rains. The same weather pattern may continue for the next few days over north Tamil Nadu, according to the Meteorological Department. S Balachandran, Deputy Director General of Meteorology, Chennai, said a low pressure area was expected to form over… Continue reading "Heavy rains in various parts of Chennai, more predicted"
With rains continuing to lash several parts of Tamil Nadu including Chennai, isolated places in the State and Puducherry are likely to receive heavy to very heavy rains for two days, thanks to a new low pressure. According to Met officials, the low pressure in the coast along Kanyakumari turned into low depression zone, due to which the wind will… Continue reading "More rains predicted due to low pressure, 120 fishermen missing"
With northeast monsoon turning vigorous, regional meteorology centre issued a ‘red alert’ to the administration in The Nilgiris, Coimbatore, Theni and Dindigul districts. The hilly areas of these districts are likely to receive heavy rainfal. A red warning for extremely heavy rainfall has been issued to parts of Tamil Nadu even as the northeast monsoon descended over the state last… Continue reading "TN to get heavy rains: Red alert issued in 4 districts"
The 2019 North-East monsoon arrived quietly over Tamil Nadu and adjoining Andhra Pradesh, Karnataka and Kerala a day ahead of the forecast date, marked by widespread rainfall over the region. The city experienced continuous rainfall on Thursday morning, becoming the wettest northeast monsoon day in Chennai since November 2017. According to the Regional Meteorological Centre in Chennai, light to moderate… Continue reading "Heavy rain warning: Chennai and other parts of TN to get good spell of showers"