Chennai rains have been causing chaos across the city as heavy downpours refuse to take a break for the four consecutive days. In the past day, hefty showers, along with strong winds and lightning strikes kept the Chennaities up all night worrying about the 2015 Chennai massacre.
On Thursday, Nungambakkam Observatory in Chennai recorded three digit rains to the tune of 183 mm of rain, while Minambakkam witnessed 141 mm. Other areas of Tamil Nadu that recorded good showers in last 24 hours were Parangipettai at 142 mm, Karaikal at 81 mm, and Nagapattinam at 51 mm.
In fact the state capital has recorded over 70% of its monthly rainfall in first three days of the month itself.