West Coast on a song

Southwest monsoon has become hyperactive on the west coast of the Peninsula from North Kerala to Konkan region. As such heavy rains are expected in the catchment areas of major Peninsular rivers in Kerala, Karnataka and Maharashtra in the next few days. Today very heavy rains are likely at isolated places in Kerala, Coastal & interior Karnataka, Konkan & Goa, Telengana, Maharashtra, Gangetic West Bengal and Northeastern states.

As for Tamil Nadu, a few Thunderstorms are expected in Northern Tamil Nadu districts.

The low pressure in the Bay of Bengal now lies as a well marked LPA over northwest Bay of Bengal. It is likely to concentrate into a depression during next 48 hrs and cross the coast probably in Bangladesh.

City Outlook:

Chennai – Generally cloudy Sky with light rain possibility. Temp would be around a High of 39 degrees and a low of 29 degrees.

Vellore – A cloudy day & Rain or thundershowers would occur towards evening with an expected High of 38 degrees and a low of 28 degrees.

Coimbatore – cloudy Sky is expected with occasional drizzles. Max & Min temp would be around 32 & 23 C.

Trichy – Partly cloudy with light rain possibility. Max of 39 degrees and a minimum of 28 degrees.

Madurai – Generally cloudy Sky with an expected Max of 39 degrees and a minimum of 27 degrees.