Abnormally Hot Day expected across Tamil Nadu

As April gives way to May Tamil Nadu is getting into its hottest season of the year. The traditional Kathiri Veyyil period or Agninakshathiram is expected to begin from 4th May 2018 and run until 28th May 2018. With the Sun’s angle continuing its transit over Northern Hemisphere the stage is all set for “Hot […]

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Moderately Hot Day ahead for Most of Tamil Nadu

The last week or so across Tamil Nadu temperatures have been staying up with few places regularly recording near 40°C like Karur Paramathi, Tiruttani, Vellore, Madurai & Tiruchirappalli. Yesterday though places like Karur Paramathi & Tiruchirappalli saw a dip in temperatures as estimated by weather models with Trichy AP seeing nearly 2 degrees compared to […]

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Temporary dip in temperatures seen for 2 days over Tamil Nadu

Yesterday saw marginal reduction in temperatures across Tamil Nadu with only Karur Paramathi, Tiruchirappalli AP & Tiruttani crossing the 40°C mark. Crucially for the first time in the last few days no place in the state recorded 41°C with Karur Paramathi the hottest at 40.6°C.   Numerical Models indicate for today and tomorrow there could […]

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Central Tamil Nadu continues to Swelter

Parts of Central Tamil Nadu continues to bear the brunt of the Summer with temperatures staying above 40°C for the 3rd straight day in Karur Paramathi & Tiruchirappalli AP. Karur has been seeing temperatures stay above 41 for the past 3 days with no immediate respite seen. While models indicate a slight reduction in temperatures […]

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Summer 2018 ups the Ante over Tamil Nadu

Summer 2018 notched up a couple of levels over Tamil Nadu as Monday saw hottest day of the year recorded in many IMD observatories in the Interior areas of the state. Salem recorded 40.6°C yesterday, the first time it crossed 40°C this year while Coimbatore & Dharmapuri also recorded their highest temperatures so far in […]

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No Immediate Respite from Heat for Tamil Nadu

The increased temperatures seen over large parts of Tamil Nadu over the last few days is here to stay with no immediate respite seen according to numerical weather models. At this time of the year the seasonal heat is the order of the day and going by the anomaly charts the current temperatures are par […]

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Hot “Sun Day” Ahead for Most parts of Tamil Nadu

As we get into the last week of April the seasonal Summer has started to show its face over most of Tamil Nadu. Karur Paramathi recorded a second straight day of 41°C while little away the Airport observatory at Tiruchirappalli recorded 40.1°C. Vellore & Tiruttani which recorded above 41°C on Friday showed some respite with […]

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Hottest Day of the Year across Most of Tamil Nadu

Yesterday saw most of Tamil Nadu record its hottest day of Summer 2018 as many places in North TN recorded nearly 2 degrees more than the previous day. Tiruttani, Vellore & Karur Paramathi became the first set of places to cross 41°C this year.Chennai AP also crossed 38°C for the first time this year as […]

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Hot Conditions to Prevail over Parts of South India

South India has been getting ready for Summer 2018 as temperatures have been seeing an increasing trend over the last few days across the region. While Tamil Nadu has been relatively better off in terms of temperatures so far many places in Andhra Pradesh & Telangana have seen temperatures cross 40°C though the typical heat […]

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Hot Days to Persist Over Tamil Nadu

Interior Tamil Nadu has gone back to hot day time conditions over the last couple of days. In particular North & Northwest Interior Tamil Nadu has seen temperatures increase since the turn of this week with Tiruthani recording its second straight day of 39°C. While coastal places continue to be better off under the influence […]

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