Northeast Monsoon

Youngster killed in Arakkonam as Northeast monsoon wrecks havoc in Tamil Nadu

The deceased B Saran, 21, of Periya Street, Chitteri, was going towards the Arakkonam railway station in the morning. 

published on : 2nd December 2019

Sunday downpour reminds Chennai of December 2015 floods

Pallavaram, Chromepet, Kundrathur, Chitlapakkam, Medavakkam, Madambakkam and Tambaram among other areas in the suburbs were the worst affected by Sunday's rain.

published on : 2nd December 2019

Newly restored water bodies across Chennai brimming after onset of Northeast Monsoon

A senior corporation official said 72 water bodies have been fully restored and the remaining will be completed by the end of this month.

published on : 2nd November 2019

Monsoon likely to regain intensity from October 25

As expected, Tamil Nadu missed predicted extreme rainfall spells, under the influence of the low pressure area formed in the Bay of Bengal due the western disturbance.

published on : 23rd October 2019

TN gets red alert, wet and smoggy Deepavali likely

Back-to-back low pressure areas forming in Bay of Bengal ahead of festival, says IMD

published on : 22nd October 2019

Red and orange alerts issued as Kerala braces for two days of very heavy rain

The weathermen have sounded a red alert in five districts on Tuesday warning of heavy to extremely heavy rainfall and orange alert in eight districts warning of heavy to very heavy rainfall.  

published on : 21st October 2019

Brace for more rains, Northeast Monsoon monsoon hits Andhra Pradesh

The Northeast Monsoon has set in over Tamil Nadu and Andhra Pradesh, Karnataka and Kerala.

published on : 17th October 2019

Northeast monsoon: Chennai braces for more rain as IMD declares Orange alert

IMD maintains a network of Automatic Weather Stations (AWS) and Automatic Rain Gauge (ARG) stations across the State to measure rainfall on a real-time basis.

published on : 17th October 2019

More wet weather as northeast monsoon sets in

With southwest monsoon having withdrawn from the entire country, northeast monsoon set in over the state and other southern states of Tamil Nadu, Andhra Pradesh and Karnataka on Wednesday.

published on : 17th October 2019

TN braces for northeast monsoon, CM tells officials to be prepared

The key departments of the Tamil Nadu government are gearing up to face the ensuing northeast monsoon just a month away.

published on : 24th September 2019

Sharp showers lash city, suburbs, NE monsoon to set in over Tamil Nadu around October 20

The rains provided the much-needed respite for the people of Chennai, who were reeling under sizzling heat during the last few days.

published on : 17th October 2018

Brace yourself with these safety measures during Chennai rains

With the northeast monsoon remaining active over the state, the Meteorological Department has forecast heavy rains for the next two days.

published on : 3rd November 2017