Met dept predicts heavy rains in TN and Pondy; low pressure formed

Tamilnadu and Pondicherry are likely to get heavy rains due to the low pressure formed in Bay of Bengal, read a bulletin issued by the Regional Meteorological Centre (RMC) today. Continue Reading

Met dept predicts light to moderate showers in parts of TN

Light to moderate rain is likely to occur at isolated places over Nilgiris, Coimbatore, Theni, Vellore, Thiruvannamalai, Kanchipuram, Villupuram, Sivaganga, Madurai, Nagapattinam, Tiruvarur, Thanjavur, Pudukottai, Ramanathapuram and Virudhunagar districts of Tamilnadu and Karaikal area, stated a bulletin from Regional Meteorological Centre, Chennai. Continue Reading

Met office forecasts heavy to very heavy rainfall in Tamilnadu today

The forecast for Chennai for the next 24 hours is that the sky condition is likely to be generally cloudy. Light rain is likely to occur in some areas. Maximum and Minimum temperatures will be around 37 and 27 degrees Celsius. Continue Reading

Agni Nakshatram begins 4 May in Tamilnadu – to last 25 days

Very severe cyclonic storm Fani, that is set to hit the Odisha coast tomorrow evening, is likely to suck out the moisture in the air, leading to further rise in temperature, explains the Met department. Continue Reading

Cyclone brews in bay: Rain expected in coastal TN, Pondy next week

The elusive summer rain will finally bless Chennai with much-needed showers next week as the Indian Meteorological Department (IMD) has predicted moderate-to-heavy rainfall in coastal Tamilnadu and Puducherry owing to a cyclonic formation in the Bay of Bengal. Continue Reading

Cyclone Phethai to lose intensity, cross Andhra Pradesh coast afternoon

According to the Met department, Phethai is moving at a speed of 23 kmph and is headed for the Andhra Pradesh coast. But it is likely to lose its intensity and cross the Andhra Pradesh coast this afternoon. Continue Reading