Flood warning

Flood warnings issued as water released from Chembarambakkam, Poondi reservoirs in Chennai

Water storage at the four major reservoirs including Chembarambakkam, Poondi, Cholavaram and Redhills has nearly doubled compared to the previous year due to good rain in the catchment areas

published on : 3rd December 2020

Flood warning issued to 84 villages in Kanchipuram, Chengalpattu, Tiruvannamalai districts

Kanchipuram District Collector Maheswari Ravikumar has issued flood warning to 35 villages along Palar river since the inflow into the river has been increased to 20,000 cusecs so far.

published on : 27th November 2020

Early flood warning system to be tested this monsoon in Chennai

A comprehensive decision-support system, aimed at mitigating rain-related suffering of Chennai residents, will be put to test during the upcoming monsoon season in the city.

published on : 20th September 2018

IMD to forecast floods using new system, soil study data

This will help to ascertain how much water will be absorbed into the ground and how much will be left behind after going into rivers, drains and other water bodies, which can lead to floods.

published on : 10th June 2018