Northeast Monsoon – Isolated Rains to Continue over Coastal TN

Like the day before yesterday also saw many parts of Chennai receive spells of rains with Meenambakkam airport receiving 23 mm rains 2:30 in the morning.  Parts of Kanyakumari district received heavy rains with the Agricultural University AWS in Killiyoor recording 107 mm till 5:00 AM today.

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Northeast Monsoon to be vigorous over South TN

Yesterday saw parts of Chennai witness the first rains from Northeast Monsoon as an intense 30 minute spell lashed the city around 11 in the morning.  The IMD observatory in Nungambakkam received 25 mm between 10:30 and 11:00.  The airport weather observatory received 13 mm rains yesterday. Areas around Mylapore, Adyar & Kilpauk also received […]

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Deep Depression to intensify into Cyclone in Arabian Sea

The much awaited Northeast Monsoon has officially set in with IMD announcing the onset yesterday.  While the city missed out on the Onset day rains, the South & southwest suburbs got moderate rains with Tambaram recording 7 cm and Chembarambakkam recording 5 cm rains

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Northeast Monsoon Onset expected today

Last night saw fairly heavy rains lash many parts of South Chennai with many places South of the Airport receiving spells of rains. Places in OMR & ECR received sustained spells of rains around 2:00 AM with the automatic weather station of weather blogger Raijinweather at Thaiyur recording 28 mm rains after midnight till 4:00 […]

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Low Pressure in Bay of Bengal but all eyes on Arabian Sea

In possibly what is the opening move towards the onset of Northeast Monsoon 2015 the much anticipated Low Pressure in Bay of Bengal has formed to the East of Sri Lanka.  This low pressure area is expected to kick start our Northeast Monsoon season but in a twist in tale a related development in Arabian […]

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Evolving Low Pressure in Bay to kick start Northeast Monsoon

As people wait with bated breath for the onset of Northeast Monsoon for the year 2015 the wheels of motion for Northeast Monsoon has started to churn slowly in the form of a disturbance in Southwest Bay that is likely to evolve into a Low Pressure Area bringing in rains from Monday night over Coastal […]

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Northeast Monsoon Onset Expected around Oct.28 – IMD

Yesterday saw many parts of Chennai receive moderate rains as a prelude to Northeast Monsoon onset.  While the IMD observatory in Nungambakkam received 15 mm rains, Taramani received 22 mm & Madhavaram Agro received 21 mm during the spell of rains in the afternoon bringing down the temperature to about 25°C

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Potential Tropical Disturbance to trigger Northeast Monsoon onset

Another day with more or less dry weather prevailing over most parts of Tamil Nadu with only Kanyakumari district the exception with moderate spells of rains in that district.  Thiruvattar in Kanyakumari district got about 24 mm till 12 in the night.

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