Southwest Monsoon starts Checking Out

Southwest Monsoon finally started checking out from the Indian Sub Continent yesterday.  With Northwest India remaining dry for the past few days and low level anti cyclone getting firmed up over parts of Rajasthan & Surrounding areas IMD officially announced the start of the withdrawal yesterday. Southwest Monsoon has withdrawn from parts of Rajasthan, Kutch […]

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Pseudo Northeast Monsoon conditions persist

Last couple of days has seen Northeast monsoon like conditions over many parts of South India. Places along the coast in the Delta districts has received early morning rains for the second consecutive day today. Gobichettipalayam Erode district has recorded more than 15 CM for the past few days. Yesterday it has recorded 7 cm that […]

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Thunderstorm opportunities for Central & South TN

Thunderstorm activity has been continuing over the interior parts of Tamil Nadu with another good day for West Interior TN yesterday.  Gobichettypalayam in Erode district recorded more than 6 cms rains while Dharapuram in Tiruppur district recorded more than 4 cms rains till today morning.  Some of these interior areas were witness to thunderstorms even […]

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Thunderstorms along Western Ghats likely

Peninsular India continues to see daily thunderstorms with yesterday being no different.  While places in West Interior TN and South TN enjoyed moderate thunderstorms the highlight yesterday was some intense thunderstorms over parts of North Interior Karnataka, the area which has been so far reeling under a deficit monsoon.  Like last year once again the […]

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Curtains getting ready to be drawn for Southwest Monsoon

While majority of India looks forward to the onset of Southwest Monsoon eagerly during late May the withdrawal of Southwest Monsoon is eagerly looked forward too by a few.  As most know the withdrawal of Southwest Monsoon kick starts the change towards Northeast Monsoon the primary monsoon for Tamil Nadu & parts of Coastal Andhra […]

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Thunderstorms to continue over Interior Tamil Nadu

Thunderstorms returned back with a bang over Interior Tamil Nadu today with many places in West Interior TN and parts of South TN recording moderate to heavy spells of rains.  Kayathar in Thoothukudi district recorded nearly 9 cms while Coonoor recorded 6 cms as of 5:30 AM today morning. The thunderstorms that developed around Nilgiris […]

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Stormy Sunday likely over Interior Tamil Nadu

After a couple of days of subdued thunderstorm activity over Tamil Nadu things are expected to pick up once again from today.  Until Cyclone Daye had its origin in Bay of Bengal as a Low Pressure Area thunderstorms were near daily phenomenon over many parts of Tamil Nadu due to wind instability.  Subsequently due to […]

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Below Par SW Monsoon in TN running out of time

The official Southwest Monsoon season over the Indian sub continent is now entering into the final week.  With just 8 days left in September 2018 is turning out to be a season of early promise fading away.  According to the official weather agency of the country, Indian Meteorological Department, the Southwest Monsoon officially ends on […]

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Rare September Cyclone Daye Makes Landfall

In a rare instance of cyclones during September Cyclone Daye made landfall near Gopalpur during the early hours today.  While overall about 44 cyclone have formed in Bay of Bengal during the month of September the last time a cyclone happened during September was Pyarr during the year 2005 when it had its origins around […]

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Chance for one more day of Rains in Chennai?

Last night saw third straight day of Rains in Chennai as two separate spells of rains hit the city & suburbs.  While the southern parts of the city and areas around Airport / Pallavaram / Chromepet recorded moderate to heavy spells during the evening more parts of the city recorded moderate showers after midnight making […]

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