Southwest Monsoon set for a fresh surge over Kerala & Karnataka

As Southwest Monsoon is set for a fresh surge over Kerala & Karnataka overnight rains were recorded at many places over North Tamil Nadu & South Andhra Pradesh.  The TNAU AWS in Pallipattu near Nagari has recorded about 10 cms rains. While R K Pet in Tiruvallur district recorded about 5 cms places closer to […]

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Overnight Isolated Rains in Tamil Nadu set to continue today as well

Yesterday saw the return of rains in Tamil Nadu with a few places in Delta and interior districts getting moderate rains.  Since the last Upper Air Cyclonic Circulation around the first week of June just before the onset of Southwest Monsoon over Kerala Rains in Tamil Nadu had slowed down with only extreme South Tamil […]

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Partly cloudy skies to set the scene in Chennai, Isolated Light Rains likely

As Monsoon starts to strengthen once again Chennai is likely to be under partly cloudy skies over the next few days which will keep temperatures under check and bring forth possibilities of some rains for Chennai in the coming days. Yesterday saw most of Tamil Nadu record lower maximum temperatures across most parts of the […]

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Southwest Monsoon to check into East India under conducive conditions

After a little bit of stalling Southwest Monsoon is expected to once again pick up pace under conducive conditions that are developing in Bay of Bengal.  While an Upper Air Cyclonic Circulation off Bangladesh has been providing rains to many parts of Northeast India a developing UAC in Central Bay off North Coastal Andhra Pradesh […]

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Uncomfortable Evenings in Chennai to continue

Chennai has been seeing hot days coupled with uncomfortable evenings and late nights thanks to the pretty much poor support from sea breeze on most days.  Since the start of the week almost on a daily basis the Easterly sea breeze has been showing only for a couple of hours around or after sunset and […]

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Hot Chennai Summer day ahead, some chance of Isolated light rains

Yesterday saw a typical June Chennai Summer day with temperatures peaking above 38 degrees at both the observatories and sea breeze setting in well after sun set over many parts of the Southern suburbs of Chennai.  Places like OMR got a weak sea breeze around 7 PM making it a hot and uncomfortable day for […]

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Mostly Dry Weather in Tamil Nadu to continue

Since the slow down of Monsoon Weather in Tamil Nadu has been mostly dry.  Except for extremely isolated rains along the Western Ghats & some parts of South TN it has been dry pretty much elsewhere.  North Tamil Nadu has been getting heat induced rains but these have been extremely isolated & short lived.  Last […]

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Westerlies to dominate Chennai Weather as Monsoon slows down progress

The last couple of days Chennai Weather has been dominated by the Westerly winds as sea breeze has been struggling to make any impact what so ever till around Sun Set. On Saturday it was pretty much a marginal sea breeze day which set well after sun set while yesterday saw sea breeze set around […]

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Southwest Monsoon 2016 – The Story So Far (11th June 2016)

With Southwest Monsoon 2016 establishing itself in Peninsular India and about three weeks into the onset of Southwest Monsoon over Bay it is time to see how things have evolved over these three weeks or so.  Last year also we had a series of posts looking at the monsoon statistics from different perspective to give […]

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Mostly Dry Weather in Tamil Nadu to persist

The last couple of days Weather in Tamil Nadu has been moving back to mostly drier outlook as the Southwest Monsoon remained active over the West Coast.  Except for parts of Kanyakumari district mostly dry weather prevailed yesterday as well.  Neyyoor (Eraniel), Thiruvattar, Rajakkamangalam were some of the places in Kanyakumari district that got some […]

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