The last couple of weeks have seen Chennai having warm days and still comfortable nights. This is expected to change during the coming week. Towards the weekend Chennai would start to see the start of the summer conditions with the day time temperature expected to move beyond 36 C / 37C. We could see the first 40 C happening in interior Tamil Nadu over the next few days. Though summer is expected to start uncomfortably hot days would possibly start from middle of April when during days we could see surface level breeze blowing from interior Tamil Nadu on a [Read More]
There is a lot of discussion happening on the impact of global warming on climate. While some still are of the opinion Global Warming is an unnecessary myth created by researchers it is fairly obvious earth is warming up. It also appears that the seas are heating up as well.
A weak easterly wave is expected to impact South Tamil Nadu in the days to come. Weekend could see some isolated rains for South Tamil Nadu. The districts of Tirunelveli & Kanyakumari could see some decent spells of rains along with the places adjoining the Western Ghats in the interior region of Tamil Nadu. Places near Theni, Valparai etc could benefit from this spell of rains. North Tamil Nadu will continue to remain pretty much dry and warm. The day time temperature would continue to be around 35 Degrees for Chennai. Places in Interior Tamil Nadu like Vellore, Tirupathur, Salem [Read More]
The last couple of days has seen a marked increase in the day time temperatures for Chennai. Nungambakkam saw 35.1 Degrees on Saturday & Sunday, while Meenambakkam crossed 36 degrees. Vellore has crossed 38 degrees as well and is inching towards the first 40 Degrees day time temperature of the season.