Cool Nippy Start to February expected for Chennai

The suppressed atmospheric conditions has brought back the last phase of winter for Chennai.  After almost a week / ten days of minimum temperatures hovering around 23- 25°C for both the Chennai observatories yesterday saw both Airport & City IMD observatories record almost 2 degrees lesser than the previous day with today’s temperature trending slightly […]

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Mild Winter Mornings for Chennai ahead

As the effect of the trough faded away many places including Chennai started seeing the skies clear out from yesterday.  Clearer skies meant yesterday saw a fairly warmer day in Chennai compared to Saturday.  Similarly today early morning saw the night time minimum temperature drop by about a degree and a half compared to Sunday […]

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Drier Weather to prevail over Tamil Nadu, Cooler mornings to return

After few days of rains in Tamil Nadu things eased yesterday to a great extent with rain quantum reducing and the spatial spread also getting lesser.  Most parts of delta districts saw fairly dry conditions except for some isolated rains in Tiruchirapplli district as West Interior & South Tamil Nadu areas got the better rain […]

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Widespread Rains over Tamil Nadu, expected to ease from today

Widespread Rains were recorded all across Tamil Nadu yesterday with thunderstorms drenching many places in the Interior Places of the state.  While coastal areas missed out mostly except for Pamban of Ramanathapuram district which recorded 131 mm (to be verified) till 5:30 AM.  Vellore, Tiruvallur, Kanchipuram, Cuddalore & Villupuram districts recorded the heaviest rains yesterday. […]

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Overnight Rains over Coastal Tamil Nadu. To continue today as well

Most parts of Coastal Tamil Nadu recorded overnight rains last night with Cuddalore, Thanjavur, Thiruvarur and Nagappattinam districts recording heavy rains at a few places.  Neyveli in Cuddalore district, Kollidam in Nagappattinam district & Aduthurai in Thanjavur district recorded more than 5 cms rain as of 5:30 AM today morning with more rains on the […]

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Rainy Republic Day likely in North & Extreme South India

As India celebrates its 68th Republic Day with great pride two vastly different weather phenomenons are likely to bring in rains to the Northern and Southern parts of the country.  A Western Disturbance that has moved in from Pakistan / Afghanistan is influencing the weather pattern in the North while the Trough of Low that […]

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Rains for S. Tamil Nadu, Isolated Heavy Spells in Delta Districts

The Trough of Low continues off Sri Lanka coast influencing the weather pattern over Tamil Nadu.  The Trough along with the associated Upper Air Cyclonic Circulation though continues to stick to lower latitudes.  Being closer to the Equatorial Seas and expected to move in a East to West movement could limit the overall rainfall prospects […]

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Late night Isolated Rains likely for S. Tamil Nadu

The Trough of Low in Equatorial Bay continues to hold sway over the weather pattern of Tamil Nadu. This could be seen in how the night time temperatures are seen slightly warmer than average conditions seen at this time of the year for most places of the state. After a couple of days of near […]

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Standing Crops under Risk in Delta, Dry Window available for next day or two

Yesterday saw another day of heavy rains along the delta region of Coastal Tamil Nadu with some places recording close to 100 mm while Thiruvaiyaaru in Thanjavur district recorded about 11 cm in 24 hours ending at 8:30 AM.  While delta recorded moderate to heavy rains at many places as mentioned in our yesterday’s post […]

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Mostly Fair Weather in Tamil Nadu as rains take a break

After couple of days of heavy rains over many parts of Tamil Nadu the rains eased yesterday with only isolated rains happening along the areas adjoining the Western Ghats region in Tirunelveli & Theni districts.  Coastal Tamil Nadu though remained mostly fair with things expected to remain the same today as well. As mentioned in […]

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