The last couple of days has seen rains over quite a few places over interior peninsular India. A lot of places in Tamil Nadu has also got rains and places like Palacode has received about 5 cm rain yesterday.
As expected the interaction between Western Disturbance and the dry easterlies had resulted in the rains for many places in the interiors of Peninsular India. A few places like Sankaran Koil etc got more than 100 mm a couple of days back.
One of the strongest Western Disturbances of this season is on its way to provide possibly the rainiest period for India if one excludes the South West Monsooon Season. As it moves West to East crossing into India from Pakistan in the next day or two picking up intensity to Depression status it would pull in moisture from the Arabian Sea At the same time the HPA at higher levels sitting over Myanmar through its outflow is pushing in dry air over the peninsular India from the eastern side. The interaction of these two fronts would create instability over Peninsular [Read More]
Time to welcome the hottest season of Chennai. Winter is finally bidding farewell to Chennai. Starting from middle of this week the cool comfortable nights would be replaced by warmer nights. The minimum temperature is expected to get to about 24 / 25 degrees in the next couple of days. The pleasant nights are going to be a thing of past, with A/c’s being put to use the load on Electricity is going to increase, here is hoping we are spared of the power shutdowns. While the day time temperatures are not expected to shoot up drastically it is expected [Read More]