The national weather forecasting agency, India Meteorological Department (IMD), has sounded a yellow alert for Tamil Nadu for November 23 and 24 and an orange alert for November 25 and 26. “A cyclonic circulation lies over Southeast Bay of Bengal and neighbourhood in lower tropospheric levels. It is very likely to move west-northwestwards towards Tamil Nadu coast during next 4-5… Continue reading "IMD sounds yellow alert for TN on 23, 24 November"
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A seven member inter-ministerial Central team will ascertain whether floods in the State can be considered to be of a ‘severe nature’ and make recommendations for additional Central assistance to the State. The team held preliminary discussions with Chief Secretary V Irai Anbu at the Secretariat and later visited the Ripon Building where Corporation Commissioner Gagandeep Singh Bedi explained the… Continue reading "Seven member inter-ministerial Central team to ascertain flood situation in TN and Pondy"
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 heavy rains lashing Chennai and several districts of Tamil Nadu, the Regional Meteorological Department stated that the depression over southwest Bay of Bengal moved west-northwestwards with a speed of 21 km/ph during the early hours on Thursday and it lays centred over southwest Bay of Bengal. It is very likely to continue to move west-northwestwards and cross north Tamil… Continue reading "Chennai rains: IMD says downpour to continue accompanied by strong winds"
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"