Cyclone Nivar makes Landfall

Very Severe Cyclonic Storm Nivar made landfall close to Puducherry around midnight. Estimated wind speed was about 120 – 130 kmph as per IMD. It is expected to move N-W before weakening further and dissipating eventually.

Chennai might receive 1-2 spells of showers today. In fact there could be daily rains for next few days.