Skymet weather

Rains to continue in Tamil Nadu for next 48 hrs, light showers in Chennai

December 22, 2018 3:37 PM |

tamil nadu website

Tamil Nadu has been recording light to moderate rain and thundershowers since the last 24 hours. Pamban recorded 30 mm of rain in span of 24 hours from 8:30 am on Friday, followed by Karaikal 11 mm, Atiramapattinam 5 mm, Tondi 4 mm, Thanjavur 3 mm, and Cuddalore 2 mm.

The capital city of Chennai too recorded very light rains to the tune of 0.6 mm. These rains can be attributed to the cyclonic circulation marked over Sri Lanka and adjoining Tamil Nadu. 

According to Skymet Weather, the system has now become less marked and now could be seen as a trough of low only. This trough is extending from Equatorial Indian Ocean to North Tamil Nadu.

Thus, light to moderate rain and thundershowers would continue across the state. However, moderate rains would be confined to South Coastal Tamil Nadu and Nilgiri areas. Meanwhile, northern areas would see light showers only.

Talking about Chennai, the state capital would also see light rains an thundershowers for the next 48 hours. The sky conditions would remain partly cloudy to cloudy across the state.  

This Northeast Monsoon has not performed up to the mark. Tamil Nadu which is the main beneficiary in terms of rains is also highly deficient. The cumulative rainfall deficiency for the state from October 1 to December 22 stands at 22%.

Chennai that records over 60% of its annual rainfall during these three months is largely deficient to the tune of 55% during the same duration.

Image Credits – Pinterest

Any information taken from here should be credited to Skymet Weather

 


For accurate weather forecast and updates, download Skymet Weather (Android App | iOS App) App.

Weather Forecast

Other Latest Stories

Weather on Twitter
Active #Monsoon conditions are likely to prevail over parts of #Uttarakhand, #Punjab, #Haryana, #Delhi,… t.co/BGP54apNIy
Saturday, August 17 17:00Reply
These #rains are likely to continue with moderate to heavy intensity with isolated very heavy spells at many places… t.co/1meX3Rdzyf
Saturday, August 17 16:30Reply
#Dharamshala recorded a whooping of 116 mm of #rains, Joshimath 95 mm of rains, #Chamba 65 mm, #Shimla 40 mm,… t.co/x1d1TkFfgs
Saturday, August 17 16:30Reply
Heavy rainfall has been recorded along the coastal areas of #TamilNadu during the last 24 hours. While #Cuddalore h… t.co/eWSgCvQRe5
Saturday, August 17 16:00Reply
The #rains will occur over #TamilNadu during the next 24 hours, with moderate spells at some places and isolated he… t.co/GYZN86N6jM
Saturday, August 17 16:00Reply
Moderate rainfall has also been recorded at many places in #TamilNadu. Even the city of #Chennai recorded 23.5 mm o… t.co/4IjmEUF5FE
Saturday, August 17 16:00Reply
अगले 24 घंटों के दौरान, हिमाचल प्रदेश के कुछ हिस्सों में भारी से बेहद भारी वर्षा की संभावना है। #Weathert.co/7HV61USHlN
Saturday, August 17 15:30Reply
उत्तराखण्ड, पंजाब के पूर्वी भाग, दिल्ली, उत्तर प्रदेश, पूर्वी मध्य प्रदेश, बिहार, झारखंड, पश्चिम बंगाल, ओडिशा, में… t.co/67uX9uMgum
Saturday, August 17 15:30Reply
#Farmers can hire Happy-Seeder or other machinery at Rs 1,200 to Rs 1,500 per acre and will get a 50% subsidy if th… t.co/CC791ZXToI
Saturday, August 17 15:00Reply
According to satellite data collated by the Indian Council of Agricultural Research, #ICAR since 2017 there has bee… t.co/oXUTchAisj
Saturday, August 17 15:00Reply

latest news

Skymet weather

Download the Skymet App

Our app is available for download so give it a try