Text Book Style NEM brings active Monsoon conditions

When it Rains it Pours goes the saying. This is almost always applicable to Chennai & suburbs. Though the city area once again missed out the southern suburbs of Chennai received the heaviest spell of this year’s Northeast Monsoon season as many private weather stations recorded triple digit rainfall scores around the southern suburbs & […]

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Rains to pick pace over Coastal Tamil Nadu

After a lull of few days yesterday evening saw the return of rain bands over Coastal areas of North Tamil Nadu as parts of Cuddalore district and adjoining areas of Pondicherry recorded moderate to heavy spells of rains in the night. While the IMD observatory at Cuddalore reocrded more than 6 cms of rains neighbour […]

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Isolated Heavy Spells along Coastal Tamil Nadu

மாமழை போற்றுதும்! மாமழை போற்றுதும்! நாம நீர் வேலி உலகிற்கு அவன் அளிபோல் மேல் நின்று தான் சுரத்தலான்! சிலப்பதிகாரத்தில் இளங்கோ அடிகள் மங்கள வாழ்த்தில் மழையை பற்றி இவ்வாறு போற்றி இருப்பார். அச்சத்தைத் தருகின்ற கடலால் சூழப்பட்ட உலகம் முழுவதற்கும் சோழன் கருணையைப் பொழிகிறான். அதுபோல, அந்தப் பெரிய மழையும் மேலே நின்று வளங்களைச் சுரக்கிறது. ஆகவே, மாமழையைப் போற்றுவோம்! As an elixir of life without doubts Rains could create wide […]

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Tropical Waves set to boost NEM

As we get into the last week of November the fears & worries about a possible failure of Northeast Monsoon starts to become bigger with each passing day. On the back of a very poor 2018 it’s understandable there’s a sense of panic when rains miss out. But what we tend to miss out is […]

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Isolated Heavy Rains likely over South TN & Western Ghats

With nearly 5 weeks gone since the onset of NEM 2019 the rains so far have flattered to deceive. In the absence of favorable tropical disturbances to enhance the rainfall pattern the spells have mostly been inconsistent spatially and also on the time frame. Except for the Low Pressure during the onset week there has […]

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Rains to continue over Coastal TN

After stuttering for many days finally Northeast Monsoon 2019 has started showing signs of recovery once again thanks to strengthening Easterlies. Though South AP enjoyed the better spell of rains yesterday it was some bit of relief to see many parts of Chennai record light to moderate rains. Since midnight the spells of rains have […]

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Isolated Heavy Rains likely over North TN / South AP Coast

Following Weather as an enthusiast requires a lot of patience at the best of the times. When things don’t go as per expectations it tends to become stressful as well. But the key is to retain objectivity at all times so that personal bias does not set into our thinking. When personal bias sets in […]

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Strengthening Easterlies give Hope for NEM 2019

Yesterday saw a spattering of Rains over many parts of Chennai. While some places along the coast got moderate to short heavy spells places further away from the coast had to live with only drizzle / light rains. Today early morning saw parts of Cuddalore district along with parts of Nagappattinam record moderate showers remniscent […]

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Isolated Heavy Rains likely over Coastal TN during the weekend

NEM 2019 continues to stutter though Easterlies have been fairly strong over Peninsular India and South Bay. While on Thursday many parts of South AP got good rains, places like Chennai had to feel satisfied with just some light rains in a few places and some cloudy skies leading to frustration not only to weather […]

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Isolated Heavy Rains likely along the Ghats

Northeast Monsoon continues to keep weather enthusiasts and common people at their wits end. In a case of so near yet so far while Models estimated moderate rains for both North TN and adjoining parts of South Andhra Pradesh almost all the rain bands went to the north of Chennai leaving the city and its […]

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