Warm Days & Cool Nights ahead for Tamil Nadu

February 16, 2018 6:07 am COMK - Chennai Rains 0

As we get to the second half of February the day time temperatures in Tamil Nadu will slowly start picking up as a prelude to the summer ahead.  The interior places of the state will be the first to pick up  heat especially the Kongu Belt along with parts of South Tamil Nadu.  Coastal places like Chennai will continue to be better off under the influence of the Easterlies. In the short term though for the next few days most of Tamil Nadu will see warm days & cooler nights on account of the overall dry weather prevailing in the [Read More]

Cooler Nights to Return over Peninsular India

February 14, 2018 6:49 am COMK - Chennai Rains 0

After a week or so of warmer than normal night time temperatures over most of South India a spell of cool nights now awaits large parts of the region over the next few days.  Due to the presence of the Upper Air Westerly Trough and the slightly stronger Easterly winds and associated cloudiness the nights were warmer than normal for the past few days. The influence of the Westerly trough is slowly fading away bringing a more stable environment and clearer skies over large swathes of Peninsular India.  This will play a role in the reduction of night time temperatures [Read More]

Isolated Heavy Rains likely in North India

February 12, 2018 6:16 am COMK - Chennai Rains 0

As estimated by models many parts of Maharashtra & Madhya Pradesh recorded rains with hailstorms yesterday.  Aided by the Western Disturbance that lies over parts of Pakistan today we are likely to see many parts of North India record rains.  Compared to yesterday the rain bands today are likely to be concentrated further North with parts of Madhya Pradesh, Uttar Pradesh, Delhi NCR, Punjab & Haryana likely to be the biggest beneficiaries of the rains. A few places in these states could get spells of heavy rains accompanied by hailstorms as times which could bring some damage to standing crops.  [Read More]

Warm Nights to Persist over Tamil Nadu

February 11, 2018 6:07 am COMK - Chennai Rains 0

As the rains wind down over most of Tamil Nadu dry weather conditions are likely to take charge over most parts of the state for the next couple of weeks.  Slowly we have been seeing the rain bands shift North over the last day or two.  Similar pattern is expected to be followed today as well with isolated rain prospects for the northern parts of Peninsular India along with Central India.  During the week Central India & subsequently some parts of East India will get rains under the influence of the wind instability Except for some isolated rains along the [Read More]