Dry Conditions to prevail over Chennai

The last couple of days has seen coastal areas of of North Tamil Nadu witness subdued thunderstorm activity. A combination of shifting convergence zones and dry atmospheric conditions has meant A reduction in thunderstorm activity over the region. Easterlies may have picked up in South India but Southwest monsoon has not yet shown signs of […]

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Transition Season Picking Pace

Tamil Nadu has always been a big beneficiary of transition season thunderstorms. Both during the time winds change from East to West that happens around April / May and post Southwest Monsoon period transition from West to East wind change. Yesterday was no exception either with many places recording moderate to heavy rainfall in Dharmapuri, […]

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Thunderstorms to persist over South India

The Veppasalanam Express has been running non stop over South India with Monday seeing another active day of Thunderstorms over many parts of Tamil Nadu, Karnataka and AP. Chennai received early morning showers indicative of the upcoming Northeast Monsoon with places closer to the coast enjoying heavier spells. Interior areas of South India though has […]

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Stormy evening over Interior TN

As Southwest Monsoon gets ready to move into the final phase of its annual cycle the wind pattern over Peninsula India is scrambling up indicative of the upcoming withdrawal thunderstorm activity. The Well Marked Low pressure off the coast of Gujarat is expected to intensify into a Depression by tomorrow and continue its journey in […]

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Thunderstorms to continue over South India

As Indian Subcontinent slowly heads towards the final phase of this year’s Southwest Monsoon there will be an increase in thunderstorm activity as wind pattern starts becoming erratic in cue to the seasonal change for the upcoming Northeast Monsoon. The upcoming few days will give a preview of the Easterly regime as a developing Low […]

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Circulation off Coast to bring Stormy evening to North TN

Thunderstorms continued their daily check ins over Tamil Nadu as yesterday saw widespread thunderstorms over many parts of the state. Parts of Delta districts along with few parts of Tiruvannamalai district recorded heavy spells of rains under the influence of circulation in Bay. While the Northern suburbs of Chennai recorded moderate thunderstorm activity last evening […]

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Stormy Sunday likely over TN

Thunderstorms continued to persist over Tamil Nadu as yesterday saw good rains over many parts of the state. Madurai, missing rains in most occasions earlier in the season, received second straight day of rains yesterday. Starting today things look up even better due to an evolving circulation over the Central Parts of Bay. Like the […]

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Thunderstorms to continue over Tamil Nadu

Since the turn of the week Thunderstorms have been checking in over many parts of Tamil Nadu regularly. While Chennai misses out on the more intense Thunderstorms for the third straight day yesterday places about 50 KM’s to the West of the city has been enjoying a very good spell. Yesterday saw parts of Kanchipuram, […]

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Another active day of Thunderstorms likely over TN

After a subdued spell Thunderstorms returned back to Tamil Nadu yesterday with many parts of the state recording moderate Thunderstorm activity last night. While some parts of Chennai recorded decent rains most parts of the city missed out on heavier spells. Madhavaram and Ennore Port recorded nearly 2 cms of rains during the early morning […]

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Sizzling Sept Day ahead for South TN

There’s an old Tamil saying “புரட்டாசியில் பொன் உருக காய்ந்து மன் உருக பெய்யும்”. In a week’s time the Tamil Month of Purattasi will arrive. South Tamil Nadu has been seeing increased temperatures for the past couple of days with places like Madurai touching nearly 40°C. Weather models indicate today many parts of South TN could see […]

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