IMD announces Northeast Monsoon Onset Schedule

It is that time of the year when Northeast Monsoon slowly starts to become the most published / talked about word among general public  and media.  The period when we see the WhatsApp warriors get ready for an all out attack using every existing and non existing Weather Models to create panic well supported by […]

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Northeast Monsoon countdown begins Easterlies at the Door Step

Monsoon is a word, Northeast Monsoon aka NEM is an emotion for the weather bloggers & enthusiasts of Tamil Nadu.  This period of about 60 days is possibly unrivaled anywhere in terms of excitement as the emotions ebb and flow along with the model outputs of Global Numerical Models like GFS & ECMWF.   The period […]

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Warm Day ahead in Tamil Nadu

As Tamil Nadu goes through a lean patch of rains for the past few days the day time temperature has been staying well above normal for the past few days as well.  Chennai was no exception yesterday with Nungambakkam nearly touching 35 degrees while Meenambakkam recorded 35.5 degrees as maximum temperature. Nungambakkam IMD observatory was […]

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Isolated Rains in Tamil Nadu to continue

After a few days gap Isolated Rains in Tamil Nadu is set to come back as the Indian Sub Continent gets ready to welcome “Chennaiyil Oru Mazhaikaalam” in a few days time.  Devakottai from Sivaganga district recorded 53 mm yesterday while parts of Perambalur, Cuddalore district also recorded some rains in Tamil Nadu.  Kanyakumari district […]

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Warm Day Time Weather in Tamil Nadu likely

The last couple of days it has been mostly dry weather in Tamil Nadu except for some isolated rains in one or two places.  With the Bay Depression moving further north yesterday saw the return of warm weather in Tamil Nadu once again with many places recording above normal temperatures.  The Bay Depression crossed coast […]

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Northeast Monsoon 2017 Outlook

While Southwest Monsoon continues to withdraw from the Indian sub continent the eyes are now firmly on the onset of Northeast Monsoon.  The retreating monsoon that is the lifeline of Tamil Nadu and Pondicherry is the most anticipated event by the weather bloggers of Chennai.  Keeping in mind the importance of Northeast Monsoon we at […]

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As Bay Low Pressure evolves rain chance for South TN

The Bay Low Pressure continues to evolve slowly with IMD expecting it to be come a depression in the next 24 hours or so.  Currently pretty much stationary over the region between Andaman Islands & Chennai it lies in a zone of high shear which possibly is going to go against the system intensifying rapidly […]

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Low Pressure in Bay of Bengal

As mentioned in our post yesterday a Low Pressure in Bay of Bengal has formed around the Central Bay region roughly to the East of Chennai.  Yesterday IMD confirmed further withdrawal of Southwest Monsoon from more parts of the country.  The Monsoon has completely withdrawn from Uttar Pradesh & Madhya Pradesh as well along with […]

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Evening Thunderstorms in North Tamil Nadu

As the Bay Circulation develops thunderstorms in North Tamil Nadu continues to persist with yesterday seeing decent rains in many parts of Vellore, Krishnagiri, Kanchipuram, Villupuram & Tiruvannamalai districts.  Southern suburbs of Chennai received a sharp spell of shower in the evening particularly to the south of Tambaram and parts of OMR areas. Most models […]

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