Thunderstorms return, Tamil Nadu set for an active spell

Thunderstorms returned back to Tamil Nadu after a brief absence as quite a few places in the state recorded good spells of rains yesterday in Vellore, Tiruvannamalai, Kanchipuram districts.  One or two places in Trichy, Thanjavur & Madurai districts also recorded moderate rains.  The highlight of the day has to be Kalavai which recorded 66 […]

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Thunderstorms set for return over Tamil Nadu

The last few days rains in Tamil Nadu have been centered around the Western Ghats along with the West Coast under active monsoon conditions aided by the Monsoon Low Pressure now expected to become a Depression and provide some heavy spells of rains over parts of Gujarat in the next day or two.  Mumbai which […]

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Active day ahead for West Coast

Southwest Monsoon has been vigorous over parts of West Coast as many places have recorded moderate to heavy rains in the West Coast.  Thanks to the low pressure that has been moving in a East to West movement across the northern fringes of Deccan plateau the Southwest monsoon has been given a impetus. This active […]

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Low Pressure in Bay of Bengal to swing Monsoon Dynamics

For nearly a month now Southwest Monsoon has been possibly going through a deep slumber with Break in Monsoon conditions prevailing.  July & August are essentially peak monsoon months which play a crucial role in most of the Dams of the country getting bulk of their share during this period. Since 25th July only in […]

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As Bay gets ready for the Next Low, Isolated Thunderstorms for North Tamil Nadu

Yesterday parts of North Tamil Nadu recorded late evening convective thunderstorms after what was a fairly clear and warm afternoon.  The thunderstorms were focused around Vellore, Tiruvallur, Kanchipuram districts along with Chennai while another set of thunderstorms gave rains around Villupuram & Cuddalore districts along with adjoining parts of Pondicherry. While moving from the interiors […]

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Tamil Nadu Thunderstorms – Awesome August to slow down

The month of August has been pretty much extraordinary for Tamil Nadu with most parts of the state enjoying a very good thunderstorm season. But all this is expected to come to a slow down as the next few days are likely to see thunderstorms reduce in Tamil Nadu and possibly except for some isolated […]

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Chennai Wakes up to a Drizzling Vinayagar Chaturthi

As Chennai gets ready to celebrate Vinayagar Chaturthi early morning drizzles will set the pattern for the city as remnant thunderstorms from the interiors cross coast providing some rains to the city as few places have recorded moderate rains as well around Chennai.  Ennore Port recorded 24 mm and Kanchipuram ISRO clocked 19 mm as […]

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Thunderstorms to continue in Peninsular India

Yesterday saw many interior pats of Peninsular India record good rains in particular around Northwest Tamil Nadu, South Interior Karnataka and adjoining parts of South Andhra Pradesh.  Parts of Bengaluru recorded a spell of moderate to heavy thunderstorms last evening creating localized water logging in a few areas in particular around South Bengaluru. Parts of […]

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Thunderstorms to pick up in Interior Tamil Nadu

The last few days have seen a lull in the thunderstorms over Tamil Nadu as briefly the West Coast picked up on the monsoon dynamics under the influence of the Low Pressure that moved across the Central Indian region.  This lull is indeed visible in the daily mean rainfall chart of Tamil Nadu & Pondy […]

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Weak Thunderstorm Activity to Continue over Tamil Nadu

After nearly a fortnight of moderate to strong thunderstorm activity over many parts of Tamil Nadu the last couple of days have seen the rains slow down with the spatial spread of thunderstorms reducing by the day.  Yesterday was no different once again with some isolated activity during the evening over parts of North Tamil […]

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