Heavy rains predicted in TN from tomorrow

Chennai: IMD has predicted heavy rains in south Tamilnadu from Wednesday for next two to three days. The rains are following the emergence of a new weather system.

The IMD said that heavy rains are likely to occur in Pudukottai, Trichy, Madurai, and the delta districts. South Tamilnadu and northern areas are expected to receive moderate rains and scanty rains respectively.

According to N Puviarasan, Director, Area Cyclone Warning Centre, a new weather system is likely to form over the Bay of Bengal off the Comorin region causing rains with high intensity in Tamilnadu.

Tirunelveli and Kanyakumari districts had experienced heavy rains in the past two days with Papanasam in Tirunelveli district recording 27 cm of rainfall on Sunday.


NT Bureau