Sunday, November 07, 2010
Season's Greetings and a Happy New Year to all !
A pic taken on Friday at about 1 pm, with the developing Thunderclouds. Some more pics when I update my blog, will be there to read by 9pm today. Sorry for the break.
Vagaries had to take a break as I spent a quiet Diwali at Matheran.
But not quiet enough, as there were violent thunderstorms on Thursday the 4th. and Friday 5th. Both days had heavy rains, 45 mms on Thursday 4th. and about 40 mms on Friday 5th, in the evening, But the Lightning was heavy and thunder deafening. Saturday in Matheran saw only lightning for about an hour, from 7 pm to 8 pm, no rain, and fog after 8 pm.
There are around 500 number of Rain Gauge stations available in Tamil Nadu which are maintained by WRO, TNEB and mostly by Revenue Departm...