Chennai: Elements of Tamil Nadu acquired gentle showers on Thursday morning as IMD issued Orange Alert for the subsequent 5 days as a result of prevailing atmospheric circulation within the southwestern Bay of Bengal. IMD predicted that the atmospheric circulation could flip right into a low-pressure zone within the subsequent 12 hours. This low-pressure space is prone to transfer west-northwest in direction of the coast of Tamil Nadu within the subsequent few days.
Since immediately morning, it has been raining in varied elements of Tamil Nadu together with Chennai. Because of the steady rains in varied elements of Chennai within the likes of Vadapalani, Koyambedu, Virugambakkam, Kodambakkam, T Nagar, Saidapet, Guindy, Arumbakkam, Aminthakarai and Parrys Nook, the general public has been vastly affected. Roads in lots of areas have been flooded, inflicting inconvenience to commuters, motorists and college students going to varsities and faculties.
Apart from Chennai, IMD additionally forecasted that Kanchipuram, Tiruvallur, Chengalpattu, Cuddalore, Villupuram, Perambalur, Ariyalur, Namakkal, Pudukkottai, Ramanathapuram, Tuticorin, Nellai, Kanyakumari, Tanjore, Thiruvarur, Nagapattinam and Mayiladuthurai districts will obtain showers for the subsequent three hours.
Thunderstorm with reasonable rain is prone to happen at just a few locations over Kanyakumari, Thirunelveli & Thoothukkudi districts&1-2 locations over Ramanathapuram, Sivagangai, Chengalpattu, Kancheepuram, Tiruvallur,Thanjavur of TN, Puducherry inside subsequent 3 hrs:Regional MeT Centre, Chennai pic.twitter.com/CE9WsjYqkV
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A number of Delta districts together with Tirunelveli, Tuticorin, Kanyakumari, Cuddalore, Villupuram, Thanjavur, Thiruvarur, Nagapattinam, Mayiladuthurai and different coastal districts Pondicherry and Karaikal are anticipated to obtain heavy rainfalls with thunder and lightning.
Most elements of different southern districts are anticipated to obtain reasonable rainfall with thunder and lightning. Many of the northern coastal districts are anticipated to obtain gentle to reasonable rainfall and inside districts to obtain gentle rainfall.
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As a brand new low-pressure zone is anticipated to type immediately within the Bay of Bengal, heavy rains are anticipated all-over Tamil Nadu from immediately to the subsequent 5 days. On this state of affairs, windstorms with the pace of 40 to 50km/hour are anticipated within the coastal areas of Kanyakumari, southwest of the Bay of Bengal and southern Tamil Nadu immediately (November 25), coastal areas of Tamil Nadu and southern Andhra Pradesh on Friday (26 November), and Tamil Nadu and Andhra Pradesh coasts on November 27 & 28. Extra so, IMD has warned fishermen to not enterprise out within the tough seas in these storm-prone areas for the subsequent 5 days.