Reinvigorated Monsoon conditions set to dampen the West coast

An active off-shore trough at mean sea level is running from South Konkan coast to Kerala coast. Accelerated monsoon flows across the Arabian sea is expected to trigger an active spell of heavy rains over Coastal Karnataka, Konkan &Goa and Kerala during the course of next 4-5 days. But, unfavorable conditions continue to persist for the further progression of monsoon into Central India and Gangetic plains of East India.

Meanwhile, Thunderstorms with intense bursts of rain accompanied with lightning and strong gusts of winds during late afternoon/evening are anticipated to lash few places in North Coastal TN and one or two places in South TN.

City Outlook:

Chennai – A Hot and Humid day leading to Thunderstorms in some parts of the city. Max of around 39 degrees and a low of 27 degrees.

Coimbatore – A Partly cloudy and a breezy day. One or two spells of passing showers in the offing. High of around 31 degrees and a low of 22 degrees.

Madurai – An uncomfortable and warm day giving way to a manageable night. High of 38 degrees and a low of 26 degrees.

Trichy – A Hot day will be followed by warm night. High of around 38 degrees and a low of 27 degrees.

Vellore – A Hot day leading to partly cloudy skies during the evening/night. 80% chances of a Thunderstorm in the evening. High of 38 degrees and a low of 26 degrees.