Thunderstorms Rock Tamil Nadu

May 9, 2018,8:21 am COMK 0

Pre Monsoon Thunderstorms brought fairly wide spread rains across most parts of Tamil Nadu yesterday. Parts of Madurai & Tiruchirappalli districts saw intense evening thunderstorms which nearly brought 5 cms in less than 30 minutes to Thuvakudi and surrounding areas. Melur slightly to the North of Madurai also recorded 6 [Read More]

Hot Days to Return over North Tamil Nadu

May 7, 2018,6:46 am COMK 0

Indicative of the Seasonal Cusp the last couple of weeks have seen Westerlies & Easterlies dominating weather conditions over Tamil Nadu in alternative pattern. The thunderstorms & Heat conditions also keep alternating in trend with the dominant wind pattern. The early days of Kathiri saw Easterlies take control resulting in [Read More]

Subdued Start to Kathiri 2018 likely

May 4, 2018,7:02 am COMK 0

Today marks the beginning of Agni Nakshathiram period, the hottest period, as per traditional almanacs of India. Also called Kathiri Veyyil period in Tamil, typically a period of media frenzy as well with a lot of discussions on weather among the common public. The typical discussions center around how hot [Read More]