Isolated thunderstorms likely in South TN

July 30, 2018,11:06 am COMK 0

Last evening saw parts of Chennai receive short spell of sharp showers from thunderstorms triggered by the sea breeze front interacting with upper level Westerlies. While the IMD observatory at Nungambakkam recorded 7 mm the one at Meenambakkam recorded traces. The thunderstorms intensified closer to coast giving sudden burst of [Read More]

Hot Weather in Tamil Nadu likely

July 23, 2018,5:31 am COMK 0

For the past few days Weather in Tamil Nadu has been firmly influenced by the strong monsoon dynamics. Westerlies have been holding forte under the influence of Monsoon depression over East India. Last night saw temperatures in Chennai stay near 35°C even at 8 PM as absence of sea breeze [Read More]

Hot day Ahead for Coastal Tamil Nadu

July 18, 2018,6:45 am COMK 0

The last couple of days have seen an appreciable increase in day time temperatures over Coastal Tamil Nadu as Westerlies have strengthened under active monsoon conditions. The role of Bay Low Pressure cannot be ignored in this phase of strengthening Westerlies, especially in the context of increasing temperatures over Coastal [Read More]