Hot conditions subside as stage set for Return of Rains to South Tamil Nadu

The Hot Weather in Tamil Nadu will take a mini break for a few days as synoptic activity takes stage over the region.  As mentioned in our post on Saturday an evolving disturbance in South Bay is likely to trigger the return of rains to Tamil Nadu this week bringing in milder weather conditions along […]

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Hot Weather in Tamil Nadu to ease for the weekend

The Hot Weather in Tamil Nadu prevailing over the last few days has seen some long term records set across many places.  While the coastal areas have seen possibly slightly better conditions the interior places have seen day time conditions become very uncomfortable under the relentless afternoon sun.   But relief is on the way […]

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Hot Day time Conditions to continue over Tamil Nadu

The Hot Day time conditions that has been prevailing over most parts of Tamil Nadu over the last few days is set to continue for a couple of more days.  Particularly in the interior places of Tamil Nadu the day time temperatures will remain above normal with most places seeing maximum temperature cross 35 / […]

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Slight Easing of Temperatures expected over Tamil Nadu

Yesterday saw another day of hot conditions prevail over Tamil Nadu as the mercury soared once again across Peninsular Region.  Tiruchirappalli saw its hottest February day in a decade while Vellore recorded its hottest day for February in over 5 years.  Both Chennai observatories recorded similar temperatures to Monday as summer like conditions prevailed across […]

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Another Scorching Day on the cards for Tamil Nadu

Yesterday saw many places in Tamil Nadu record high day time temperatures with Salem topping the chart at 37°C while 9 IMD observatories across the state crossed 35°C under relentless Sun.  While the city observatory in Nungambakkam recorded 33°C not far away the Airport observatory recorded 35.5°C with both observatories recording about 3 degrees above […]

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Interior Tamil Nadu Sizzles under Early Summer Conditions

With March approaching places in Interior Tamil Nadu are getting ready for Early Summer conditions.  Yesterday saw the day time temperatures show an increase of about 2 degrees over many places in the state.  While Salem recorded 36.4 to top the charts in the state among IMD stations Karur Paramathy was not far behind at […]

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West Coast of India Sizzles under Easterlies Impact

While places like Chennai in the East Coast of India look forward to Easterlies at this time of the year in the hope of some rains to give respite the other side of Peninsular India dread strong Easterlies at this time of the year.  Strong Easterlies during December – February almost always end up creating […]

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Easterlies Effect Wanes, Drier Conditions to return

The last couple of days have seen isolated rains over Coastal Tamil Nadu under the influence of the Easterlies.  In particular yesterday saw places in Delta & south coastal Tamil Nadu record moderate rains.  Vedaranyam, Adirampattnam and Paramakkudi recorded 4 cms rains for the 24 hours ending 8:30 AM, 14th February 2017.  Similarly light rains […]

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Light Isolated Rains likely over Central & South Tamil Nadu

Under the influence of the Easterlies some parts of Coastal Tamil Nadu is likely to see isolated rains over the next 24 hours or so.  Going by available model indications the rains are likely to be isolated in Central and South Tamil Nadu with mostly passing showers and light spells.  Under the orographic effect one […]

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