Mostly Dry Conditions to continue over Tamil Nadu

Yesterday saw fairly subdued rainfall activity over Tamil Nadu with isolated thunderstorms developing in the Cuddalore / Pondicherry region late afternoon / evening.  Subsequently areas to the North & Northwest of Chennai had a fairly intense band of thunderstorm develop over the Pulicat region that moved in towards parts of Chennai and gave moderate spells […]

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Rains in Tamil Nadu to ease as Delta districts get good rains yesterday

After a spell of few days Rains in Tamil Nadu is expected to ease today.  While the previous two days rains in Tamil Nadu were focussed over the North Coastal region yesterday the delta districts got a good spell of rains.   Many places in Trichy, Thanjavur, Thiruvarur & Nagappattinam districts got moderate to heavy […]

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Intense thunderstorms hit Chennai, More rains on the offing for Tamil Nadu

As though wanting to compensate for the dry few days Chennai was hit by intense set of thunderstorms that created a cloud burst type of rains over the city.  With rainfall rates around 5 cm an hour many places got hit by strong thunderstorms accompanied by a sound and light show that created DTS affect […]

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Cloudy Conditions likely for Chennai, Rains to continue over Coastal Tamil Nadu

The trend of rains over Coastal Tamil Nadu continued last night as well with many places in Kanchipuram, Tiruvannamalai & Villupuram districts along with the UT of Pondicherry.   Chithamur to the Southwest of Chengalpattu recorded about 4 cms as most of the rain bands last night stayed between Chengalpattu & Pondicherry region.  Similarly parts […]

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Heavy Overnight Rains in Chennai South suburbs, fair chance tonight as well

Last night saw heavy rains in Chennai over the southern suburbs and OMR areas with Hindustan University in Kelambakkam recording 74 mm till early morning 4:30 AM.  Places to the south of Tambaram like Maraimalai Nagar, Kaattangulathur, Chengalpattu also got these spells of heavy rains.  While the south suburbs enjoyed the rains in Chennai the […]

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Hot Day ahead for Tamil Nadu, Evening Rains likely for North Coastal TN

The last few days has seen hot conditions dominate weather in Tamil Nadu, with clear skies aggravating the situation.   The absence of any meaningful thunderstorm activity is also to be blamed for the evening temperatures not coming down across many parts of the state. But are we seeing anything unusual for South Tamil Nadu […]

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Telengana faces floods as rains continue. Hot conditions to prevail over Tamil Nadu

Telengana and Andhra has been facing heavy rains for the last few days under the influence of the Well Marked Low now lying over the region.  While the rains have eased over Andhra Pradesh the situation has been turning grim for Telengana state as rains have been continuing.  With more rains forecasted things could be […]

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Chennai Rains Weather Blog Completes two years.

It gives a great sense of pleasure & pride to say the Chennai Rains Weather Blog completes two years today.  As we step into our third year we express our sincere thanks & gratitude to all those who have supported us in this journey.  These two years have not only been a roller coaster journey […]

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Low Pressure in Bay continues to give Heavy Rains over AP & TS

The Low Pressure in Bay lying off Coastal Andhra Pradesh has intensified into a Well Marked Low and has been creating havoc over Andhra Pradesh & Telengana with many places recording heavy to very heavy rains over the last couple of days.  Localized flooding has been reported in many places around Guntur region with train […]

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Partly Cloudy Conditions to keep Chennai temperature under check

The last couple of days have seen cloudy weather in Chennai that has lead to moderate weather conditions prevailing in the city.  Yesterday both the observatories recorded about 33 degrees as many places in North Tamil Nadu recorded normal or slightly normal temperatures.  South Tamil Nadu though continued to remain hot with temperatures in the […]

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