Heavy thunderstorms likely in a few places over Interior TN

With August giving way to September slowly the discussion among weather bloggers start moving towards withdrawal of Southwest Monsoon & the thunderstorms associated with it. But over the last few years the monsoon withdrawal process has started only towards the end of September which has prompted IMD to revise the normal withdrawal dates over NW […]

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Moderate thunderstorm activity likely over North TN

Over the last few days thunderstorms have slowly started making a return back over Tamil Nadu with many places in the coastal stretch benefiting from the return of sea breeze as well. In particular the coastal stretch between Delta & Ramanthapuram owe a lot to sea breeze for the good rains they have seen this […]

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Moderate thunderstorm activity likely over Delta districts

Since the weekend moderate thunderstorm activity has been continuing over Tamil Nadu though it has been scattered and not exactly as the Break in Monsoon period thunderstorms which are more widespread & intense. Yesterday saw fairly wide spread activity over parts of South TN with places in Pudukottai, Madurai, Dindigul & Sivaganga districts recording moderate […]

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Suppressed Monsoon likely to continue over S. India

The last week or two has seen Monsoon remain relatively quiet over South India with even the Ghats slowly seeing reduced rainfall numbers. Talacauvery, a place which is associated with the performance of Southwest Monsoon recorded 0 mm for the first time this season for 24 hours ending today morning. Though Tamil Nadu has been […]

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Coastal TN may see an active day of thunderstorms

It is often said sea breeze is the savior for Chennai modulating our day time temperatures towards the evening and bringing a waft of humidity through the city. The common public may not realize one other role sea breeze plays in bringing another key weather event to Chennai, Rains associated with thunderstorms, particularly during Southwest […]

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