Southwest Monsoon vigorous over West Coast

The first active spell of Southwest Monsoon is underway over the West Coast of India.  The entire West coast is getting widespread rains with the Konkan Coast bearing the brunt of rains.  A lot of places have received in excess of 100 mm rains with Santa Cruz in Mumbai receiving almost 25 cms rains in […]

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Chennai Weather – Pleasant Day Possible Rains later in the day

Yesterday Chennai saw a comfortable day right through with the Max day time temperature not even touching 32 Degrees in Nungambakkam.  As expected rains happened in and around Tambaram towards the evening with some heavy spells in places near Camp Road / Madambakkam etc.  Whats in Store today?

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Low Pressure in Bay of Bengal – On the cards

Bay of Bengal is ready to host the first Monsoon System of 2015.  Currently the Upper Air Trough off Central Andhra Coast is expected to descend down to surface levels and become a Low Pressure Area in the next 48 hours. We can now for sure Low Pressure in Bay of Bengal is on the […]

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Will Chennai Rains finally break the jinx

It was a case of so near yet so far for Chennai once again last evening.  The expected storms did happen near Chennai but in a late twist ended up giving rains along the latitude of Red Hills / Madhavaram & above. Places like Ennore & Minjur received rains in excess of 20 mm.  So […]

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Tamil Nadu Rains Isolated Thunderstorms on the cards

With SWM Onset firmly over Tamil Nadu, we saw the first instance of firm steering pattern, and the thunderstorms that formed in the western areas of Chennai not dissipate before reaching the coast.  This resulted in early morning rains for many parts of Chennai, with southern suburbs enjoying the better share.

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