North moving Low provides a mini Rain Break

After a fairly active spell of rains for more than a week Northeast Monsoon finally slowed down yesterday as most parts of Tamil Nadu saw a reduction in rainfall. Chennai woke up to a nice crisp sunrise as largely clear skies showed up in the morning after many days. A combination of moisture moving along […]

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Northeast Monsoon remains vigorous

Northeast Monsoon continues to remain vigorous over South India on the back two Circulations on either side of Peninsular India. Yesterday finally saw Delta districts record a very good spell of rains at many places since the onset of NEM 2019. Pamban in Ramanathapuram district recorded 18 cms as the district was lashed by heavy […]

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Northeast Monsoon set for Overdrive

Northeast Monsoon continues to maintain its active phase with many pars of Tamil Nadu recording good rains yesterday too. Places along the Western Ghats recorded heavy rains at many locations right from Coimbatore to Kanyakumari district. P N Palayam in Coimbatore dt recorded more than 11 cms as of 5:30 AM today morning. Chennai has […]

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Heavy Rains likely along the Ghats

In what is the first disturbance since the onset of Northeast Monsoon season a Low Pressure Area has formed over the Arabian Sea. It is expected to deepen into a Well Marked Low over the next 24 hours or so. In the meanwhile rains have continued over many parts of Tamil Nadu with West Interior […]

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Heavy rains likely in Delta districts

Northeast Monsoon has been vigorous over many parts of Tamil Nadu as parts of Chennai recorded very heavy spell of rains around midnight hours. While IMD observatory at Meenambakkam recorded only 12 mm the observatory at Nungambakkam recorded 101 mm until 5:30 AM today morning. With a Low Pressure Area having developed in the Arabian […]

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Another day of Widespread Rains Ahead for TN

Man proposes Nature Disposes. A lot of people were worried about the delayed withdrawal of Southwest Monsoon and a possible impact on the arrival of Northeast Monsoon. But once again proving Nature runs at its own pace & schedule not only did Southwest monsoon withdraw in less than a week’s time but Northeast Monsoon made […]

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Fairly Widespread Rains likely in TN

The Easterly Rains have returned with a bang over Tamil Nadu with many places along the coast getting good rains last night. Parts of South Tamil Nadu in particular Ramanathapuram district recorded heavy rains yesterday. Pamban recorded 102 mm with nearly 9 cms being recorded between 11:30 AM & 2:30 PM. Chennai has been a […]

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Isolated Heavy Rains likely over South Tamil Nadu

In a news that is likely to bring joy not only to the weather bloggers but also to farmers & all the citizens of Tamil Nadu the Easterlies induced Rains checked i n over Tamil Nadu. Coastal areas of Tamil Nadu started receiving spells of rains around midnight which continued till the wee hours. As […]

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Coastal Tamil Nadu to see first batch of Easterly Rains

Rains is a word ChennaiRains is an emotion not only for this blog, Chennai Weather Bloggers but also most of the citizens of this city. This overflowing emotion becomes even better when it is time for Chennaiyil Oru Mazhaikkaalam, the Northeast Monsoon Season, to make its annual visit. Though its not yet Northeast Monsoon onset […]

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