Tamil Nadu rains

Heavy rainfall warning for Chennai, neighbouring districts for Nov 21, 22

Heavy rainfall is expected at isolated places over north Tamil Nadu and Puducherry on November 21 and 22.

published on : 20th November 2022

Four die in TN rain, CM to visit Sirkazhi today

Chief Minister M K Stalin told reporters in Chennai on Sunday he will visit Sirkazhi on Monday (November 14) to take stock of the situation.

published on : 14th November 2022

Northeast monsoon: Reprieve for Chennai, delta districts of TN under the pump

In the last 24 hours (ending 8.30 am), on Thursday, a weather station at Sirkali in Mayiladuthurai recorded extremely heavy rainfall of 22 cm, which is the highest recorded in the state so far.

published on : 3rd November 2022

Two dead in rain-related incidents across Chennai; orange alert issued

Red Hills in Tiruvallur recorded a whopping 13 cm of rainfall, the highest in the State in the last 24 hours ending 8.30 am on Tuesday; Met department has forecast mdoerate rains for Wednesday.

published on : 1st November 2022

Tamil Nadu to receive light to moderate rain

According to the data from the Regional Meteorological Centre (RMC), Chennai received 31.6 mm of rain with the Nandanam recording highest of 38.5 mm as on 7.30 pm on Monday. 

published on : 27th September 2022

Flood alert on areas along Mettur Dam sounded

On July 16, the water-level in the dam reached its full capacity for the 42nd time in its 88-year-old history and a flood alert was given.

published on : 31st July 2022

Heavy rain forecast in 12 districts of Tamil Nadu

The Regional Meteorological Centre (RMC) has forecasted heavy rainfall warning for 12 districts in the State till July 20.

published on : 19th July 2022

Tamil Nadu officials hope Kerala will maintain water in Siruvani Dam at full level

With Southwest monsoon bringing heavy rain since the start of July, the dam is likely to reach the 45 feet mark in a couple of days.

published on : 16th July 2022

Tamil Nadu records 48 per cent more rain in Southwest monsoon so far

The Nilgiris witnessed 263.5 mm of rainfall between July 10 and 14, which is 125 per cent more than the average and due to which, several houses were damaged and trees uprooted.

published on : 16th July 2022

Thunderstorms to hit parts of Puducherry, Tamil Nadu till Thursday

Maximum and minimum temperature will hover around 37 and 28 degrees Celsius respectively.

published on : 5th July 2022

Cyclone Asani: Rains bring respite in Tamil Nadu; Vizag, Chennai see flight cancellations

Heavy overnight rains lashed Chennai and its neighbourhoods on Tuesday, bringing respite to citizens from the scorching May temperatures.

published on : 10th May 2022

Widespread rains likely in Tamil Nadu this week

The Tamil Nadu Regional Centre of the Indian Meteorological Department has predicted widespread rains across the state this week.

published on : 2nd March 2022

TN rain: Villagers carry pregnant woman six km on shoulder, she gives birth in ambulance

Relatives took the strenuous effort to trudge Kumari on a thooli -- a palanquin made with bamboo sticks and cloth -- for nearly six kilometres to reach the main road on Monday, where they found help.

published on : 4th December 2019

Mettupalayam wall collapse: Another brick on wall of atrocity

The wall was fortifying a bungalow belonging to an affluent textile showroom owner who is a caste Hindu.

published on : 4th December 2019

Tamil Nadu CM Palaniswami announces additional Rs 6 lakh for kin of wall collapse victims

Palaniswami said new houses will be constructed for those who had lost their homes and government job provided to one person in the family of each of the deceased based on qualification.

published on : 3rd December 2019

Cyclone Ockhi: No tsunami in Bay of Bengal region, says IMD as false WhatsApp messages create panic

The Indian Meteorological Department told media that there was no likelihood of a tsunami forming due to Cyclone Ockhi in the Bay of Bengal region, dispelling fake news alerts and rumours on WhatsApp.

published on : 30th November 2017

Cyclone Ockhi UPDATES | Death toll rises to 77; Rahul Gandhi meets fishermen families in Kerala

Thousands of fishermen and their families in Kerala and Tamil Nadu are continuously holding mass protests, demanding for search operations to continue and for relief to be provided faster.

published on : 30th November 2017

Cyclone Ockhi alert in Kerala: No bathing in Pamba, don’t go to hilly areas, fishermen stay home

The State Disaster Management Authority has issued an alert for Thiruvananthapuram, Kollam, Pathanamthitta, Idukki and Kottayam districts.

published on : 30th November 2017

Heavy rains expected across Tamil Nadu, schools shut for the sixth day

Puducherry continued to be lashed by heavy rains with government authorities declaring holiday for all schools in the region today.

published on : 6th November 2017

Tamil Nadu CM Edappadi Palaniswamy visits rain-hit areas; asserts government acted on war-footing

Chennai received 36 cm of rains in the last three days, the AIADMK leader said, adding, the government acted "quickly" to ensure there was no water stagnation in the city.

published on : 3rd November 2017
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