Heavy rain: Chembarambakkam reservoir shutters opened

Even as rains continuing in the city and suburbs, the shutters of Chembarambakkam and Red Hills reservoirs were opened today discharge minimal amounts of water. Continue Reading

Southern Tamilnadu to get heavy rains, moderate spell for Chennai

The rains are back in Tamilnadu, courtesy a cyclonic circulation prevailing near east of Sri Lanka over southwest Bay of Bengal. Continue Reading

High alert as Cyclone Nivar inches close to Chennai, heavy rains across TN

The severe cyclonic storm ‘Nivar’ over southwest Bay of Bengal moved west-northwestwards with a speed of seven kmph during past six hours and lay centred over southwest Bay of Bengal about 290 km east-southeast of Cuddalore, about 300 km east southeast of Puducherry and 350 km south southeast of Chennai. Continue Reading

Cyclone Nivar to cross coast today, heavy rain warning issued

The cyclonic storm ‘Nivar’ over southwest Bay of Bengal, which remained practically stationary over south west Bay of Bengal on Tuesday, is likely to cross coast today. Continue Reading