Chennai to receive more showers

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Chennai: While Chennai and suburban areas received showers this morning, the Regional Meteorological Centre has predicted light to moderate rain at many places over Tamilnadu and Puducherry.

Parts of city like Madipakkam, Guindy, Velacheri, Vadapalani and Koyambedu among many others received heavy showers today.

The local forecast for Chennai read, ”The sky condition is likely to be generally cloudy. Light to moderate rain/thundershower is likely to occur in some areas. Maximum and minimum temperatures are likely to be around 34 and 26 deg Celsius, respectively.”,

The official communique released by the department said, ”Heavy to very heavy rain is likely to occur at isolated places over Tamilnadu such as Madurai, Theni, Virudhunagar, Thoothukudi, Tirunelveli, Kanyakumari, Dindigul, Nilgiris and Tiruppur districts.”

In the last 24 hours, Madukkur (Thanjavur district), Thiruvalangadu (Tiruvallur district) and Arakkonam (Vellore district) received 6 cm rainfall.

NT Bureau