Tuesday, December 01, 2015

TAMILNADU RAINS .. NORTH EAST MONSOON (NEM) 2015

TAMILNADU STATE - NEM 2015 (1 Oct 2015 to 30 Nov 2015) -:  517.9 mms (+47 %) 
Best performing and highest rainfall district : Kancheepuram -: 1241 mms ( + 144 %) 
Worst performing district : Madurai -: 354 mms (-1 %) 
Lowest rainfall district : Namakkal -: 277 mms (+8 %) 

After a deficient October ,a vigorous NEM during November saw Chennai AP accumulate 118 cms ( +181 %) of rainfall during November 2015 nearing it's all time November monthly rain records.

This Mumbai type monsoon rains triggered unprecedented floods and waterlogging in Chennai .

Chennai Airport has recorded 208 cms of rain from 1 Jan to 1 Dec (till 2.30 pm) 2015 .It's on course to overtake 234 cms of rains recorded at Mumbai (Tulshi) this year , after  a deficient South West monsoon (SWM).

(CLICK AND ENLARGE FOR BETTER VIEW)Tamilnadu and surroundings (rain in mms)

Chennai: Overnight, Nungambakkam measured 39.6 mms and Meenambakkam 64 mms as at 8.30 am Tuesday (Last 24 hrs).
As forcasted (on Sunday post) in Vagaries, Chennai is seeing "More" rains on Tuesday , with Meenambakkam getting 106 mms in 6 hrs from 8.30 am.
With this Chennai AP has received 17 cms of rain in December 2015 ( nearing it's Dec average ).

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