Widespread Rains likely over Tamil Nadu

Northeast Monsoon picked up pace yesterday as many parts of the Tamil Nadu saw good rains return with the improved Easterlies aided by the Low Pressure Area over Comorin Sea. Parts of Chennai recorded multiple spells of rains since yesterday morning with very intense spell of rain lashing the city during the early morning hours […]

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Easterlies Return, NEM to improve from today

After a small lull in the rains last ni ght saw NEM2019 picking up once again as Easterlies not only strengthened but also streamlined across most parts of Coastal Tamil Nadu. Yesterday afternoon saw thunderstorms develop about 50 – 75 kms inland of the coastal line. These thunderstorms started to move from East to West […]

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South Bay Gives Hope for NEM Revival

சென்னையில் ஒரு மழைக்காலம் வானிலை வலைப்பதிவின் சார்பாக அனைவருக்கும் இனிய தீபாவளி நல்வாழ்துக்கள். As though wanting the people to enjoy the Diwali festivities most parts of Tamil Nadu has seen a fairly dry start to Diwali morning. Few parts of Delta districts have seen light rains as Northeast Monsoon tries to get the revival going. For long Arabian […]

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Rains all set for return over Tamil Nadu

After a blistering start Northeast Monsoon took it slightly easy for the last couple of days as temporary Westerlies took centre stage under the influence of the North Moving disturbance in Bay of Bengal. The next disturbance now churning over the Equatorial Waters is all set to bring back Easterlies over Tamil Nadu and along […]

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Dry Day Ahead, but things Churning in the background

It’s not uncommon for Northeast Monsoon to go through dry spells even though the overall Monsoon is effectively for a period of only 60 days during even optimistic years. It is also very true the emotions of not only Weather Bloggers but also most people of Tamil Nadu is closely tied to how NEM behaves […]

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Isolated Rains likely over Delta & South TN

While Northeast Monsoon made onset a week back on the back of strong Easterlies over Peninsular India for the past fortnight or so one certainly would not have thought Westerlies would have brought a very strong spell of thunderstorms over many parts of Delta after NEM Onset. Thanks to the convergence associated with pseudo Westerlies […]

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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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