The jinx of the dry spell over Tamil Nadu broke when some light rains appeared over the state during the last two days. However, these rains were mainly remained confined to the southern coastal stations of the state. Meanwhile, the north coastal districts of Tamil Nadu including Chennai remained dry.
Within the span of 24 hours, from 08:30 am on Tuesday, Karaikal recorded good rains to the tune of 25 mm, followed by Madurai at 15.2 mm, Kodaikanal 5 mm, Nagapattinam 5 mm, and Tiruchirappalli witnessed some traces of rains. On the contrary, Chennai being a north coastal station failed to record any rains.