Chennai Rains Blog Adds Temperature & Rainfall Section

January 3, 2018 7:35 am COMK - Chennai Rains 0

We at Chennai Rains Blog always believe Off Season is time as a Weather Blogger one can focus on creating new things & developing more meaningful weather analysis.  With no pressure to answer questions like  “Will it Rain?, When Will it Rain? etc the energies could be used to create long term quality content.  The dawn of 2018 has given us at Chennai Rains an opportunity to add a brand new section which we hope people will come to like in the days to come. More on that in a while. With overall Winter conditions prevailing over Indian Sub Continent [Read More]

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Dry Start to New Year for Tamil Nadu likely to continue

January 2, 2018 7:16 am COMK - Chennai Rains 0

Fairly Dry Weather prevailed over most of Tamil Nadu as 2017 wound down and 2018 was heralded with much fanfare.  It appears the dry start to 2018 will possibly persist over the next few days going by numerical models. Though currently there are a couple of disturbances in the Bay neither of them seem to be favorably placed to provide meaningful rains to the state. A look at the last 7 days of rainfall accumulation from TRMM Mission confirms how the convection has predominantly to the Southern Hemisphere.  Except for the Eastern parts of Indian Ocean rest of the region [Read More]

2017 Weather Review

January 1, 2018 9:53 am COMK - Chennai Rains 0

With the year 2017 giving way to New Year the COMK team wishes all its well wishers a Happy and Prosperous New Year.  The last couple of years we have been trying to provide a review of how the year went by from the weather perspective.  This review is no way a complete capture of how 2017 passed by but just a few highlights which needs a mention. If 2017 was to be reviewed from weather perspective it could be called the “Pendulum Year”.  The early part of the year saw drought conditions hit most parts of Peninsular India an [Read More]