GOVERNMENT OF INDIA

BHARAT MAUSAM VIGYAN VIBHAG

INDIA METEOROLOGICAL DEPARTMENT

REGIONAL METEOROLOGICAL CENTRE, CHENNAI-600 006

WEEKLY WEATHER REPORT FOR TAMILNADU AND PUDUCHERRY FOR

THE WEEK ENDING  22ND OCTOBER  2014  / 30TH ASVINA, 1936 (SAKA)

SUMMARY OF WEATHER

 

Week’s Rainfall:

Excess:         Ariyalur, Chennai, Coimbatore, Cuddalore, Dindigul, Erode, Kancheepuram, Kanyakumari, Karur, Nagapattinam, Nilgiris, Pudukkottai, Ramanathapuram,

                    Salem, Sivaganga, Thanjavur, Theni, Tirunelveli, Tiruppur, Tiruvallur,Tiruvarur, Toothukudi, Tiruchirapalli, Villupuram districts, Karaikal and Puducherry. 

Normal:       Krishnagiri, Namakkal, Perambalur and Vellore  districts.

Deficient:    Dharmapuri, Madurai,  Tiruvannamalai and Virudhunagar districts.

 

The chief amounts of rainfall recorded in Centimetres are:

16/10/2014:Kalugumalai (Toothukudi Dist) 9, Nanguneri (Tirunelveli Dist) 8, Kamudhi (Ramanathapuram Dist) 7, Papanasam (Tirunelveli Dist) 6, Natham (Dindigul Dist), Paramakudi (Ramanathapuram Dist), Cuddalore, Pullambadi (Tiruchirapalli Dist), Coonoor (Nilgiris Dist) 5 each, Kadavur (Karur Dist), Anaikaranchatram (Nagapattinam Dist), Tirupuvanam (Sivaganga Dist), Coonoor pto (Nilgiris Dist), Sankarankoil (Tirunelveli Dist) 4 each, Tirupathur (Sivaganga Dist), Periyanaickenpalayam (Coimbatore Dist), Chidambaram AWS (Cuddalore Dist), Kodavasal (Tiruvarur Dist), Coimbatore AWS (Coimbatore Dist), Papanasam (Thanjavur Dist), Vellore, Melur (Madurai Dist), Nagercoil (Kanyakumari Dist), Ayikudi (Tirunelveli Dist), Bhavanisagar (Erode Dist), Bodinaickanur (Theni Dist), Needamangalam (Tiruvarur Dist), Parangipettai (Cuddalore Dist), Chidambaram (Cuddalore Dist), Illayangudi (Sivaganga Dist), Trangambadi (Nagapattinam Dist), Thenkasi (Tirunelveli Dist), Virinjipuram AWS (Vellore Dist), Chittampatti (Madurai Dist), Kovilpatti (Toothukudi Dist) 3 each, Yercaud (Salem Dist), Sathyamangalam (Erode Dist), Kamudhi arg (Ramanathapuram Dist), Muthupet (Tiruvarur Dist), Coimbatore south (Coimbatore Dist), Toothukudi, Coimbatore Airport, Mettupalayam (Coimbatore Dist), Maduranthagam (Kancheepuram Dist), R.S.Mangalam (Ramanathapuram Dist), Manapparai (Tiruchirapalli Dist), Tiruvarur, Tindivanam   nicra (Villupuram Dist), Thamaraipakkam (Tiruvallur Dist), Manamadurai (Sivaganga Dist), Thoothukudi port   AWS (Toothukudi Dist), Tondi, Arani (Tiruvannamalai Dist), Karur, Valinokkam arg (Ramanathapuram Dist), Pandavaiyar head (Tiruvarur Dist), Kamatchipuram (Dindigul Dist), Krishnagiri, Kovilpatti AWS (Toothukudi Dist), Sulur (Coimbatore Dist), Ambasamudram (Tirunelveli Dist), Mannargudi (Tiruvarur Dist), Thiruchuzhi (Virudhunagar Dist), DGP office (Chennai Dist) 2 each, Valangaiman (Tiruvarur Dist), Thammampatty (Salem Dist), Kodaikanal (Dindigul Dist), Tiruvaiyaru (Thanjavur Dist), Kundha Bridge (Nilgiris Dist), Uttamapalayam (Theni Dist), Watrap (Virudhunagar Dist), Puducherry, Madurai Airport, Periyar (Theni Dist), Melalathur (Vellore Dist), Gudalur (Theni Dist), Sivakasi (Virudhunagar Dist), Pudukkottai, Poonamallee (Tiruvallur Dist), Tiruchendur (Toothukudi Dist), Kalavai AWS (Vellore Dist), Tirumayam (Pudukkottai Dist), Adirampatnam (Thanjavur Dist), Kuzhithurai (Kanyakumari Dist), Shencottah (Tirunelveli Dist), Tiruvadanai (Ramanathapuram Dist), Pattukottai (Thanjavur Dist), Tindivanam (Villupuram Dist), Poondi (Tiruvallur Dist), Eraniel (Kanyakumari Dist), Karaikal, Marungapuri (Tiruchirapalli Dist), Sethiathope (Cuddalore Dist), Kayathar arg (Toothukudi Dist), Mylam AWS (Villupuram Dist), Ramanathapuram, Sivagiri (Tirunelveli Dist), Dindigul, Ketti (Nilgiris Dist), Illuppur (Pudukkottai Dist), Pollachi (Coimbatore Dist), Kadaladi (Ramanathapuram Dist), Bodinayakanur arg (Theni Dist), Avinasi (Tiruppur Dist), Cholavaram (Tiruvallur Dist), Vanur (Villupuram Dist), Srivilliputhur (Virudhunagar Dist), Tiruchirappalli Airport, Mayanur (Karur Dist), Tiruchengode (Namakkal Dist), Palayamkottai (Tirunelveli Dist), R.K.Pet (Tiruvallur Dist), Thuvakudi IMTI (Tiruchirapalli Dist), Sholingur (Vellore Dist), Valparai pto (Coimbatore Dist), Madukkur (Thanjavur Dist), Vedasandur (Dindigul Dist), Pechiparai (Kanyakumari Dist), Alangudi (Pudukkottai Dist), Samayapuram (Tiruchirapalli Dist), Kallakurichi arg (Villupuram Dist), Kallakurichi (Villupuram Dist), Rajapalayam (Virudhunagar Dist) and Tambaram (Kancheepuram Dist) 1 each.

 

17/10/2014: Ramanathapuram, Toothukudi 6 each, Thoothukudi port   AWS (Toothukudi Dist), Ramnad  nicra (Ramanathapuram Dist), Satankulam (Toothukudi Dist), Tondi, R.S.Mangalam, Chidambaram 5 each, Mylaudy (Kanyakumari Dist), Vadipatti (Madurai Dist), Sankaridurg (Salem Dist), Ottapadiram (Toothukudi Dist) 4 each, Srivaikuntam (Toothukudi Dist), Palayamkottai, Ambasamudram, Periyar (Theni Dist), Ayikudi (Tirunelveli Dist), Kalugumalai (Toothukudi Dist), Illuppur (Pudukkottai Dist), Radhapuram (Tirunelveli Dist), Vedasandur (Dindigul Dist), Chidambaram AWS (Cuddalore Dist), Kanyakumari, Tiruvadanai (Ramanathapuram Dist), Kamudhi (Ramanathapuram Dist) 3 each, Cuddalore, Kodumudi (Erode Dist), Manamadurai (Sivaganga Dist), Cheranmahadevi (Tirunelveli Dist), Bhoothapandy (Kanyakumari Dist), Manamelkudi (Pudukkottai Dist), Kadavur (Karur Dist), Alangayam (Vellore Dist), Tiruppur, Arani (Tiruvannamalai Dist), Anaikaranchatram, Paramakudi, Coonoor (Nilgiris Dist), Sethiathope (Cuddalore Dist), Kovilpatti (Toothukudi Dist), Tiruchendur (Toothukudi Dist), Sholavandan (Madurai Dist) 2 each, Manimutharu (Tirunelveli Dist), Pamban, Parangipettai (Cuddalore Dist), Sirkali (Nagapattinam Dist), Mudukulatur (Ramanathapuram Dist), Periyakulam (Theni Dist), Eraniel (Kanyakumari Dist), Coonoor pto (Nilgiris Dist), Sivagiri (Tirunelveli Dist), Thuckalay (Kanyakumari Dist), Colachel (Kanyakumari Dist), Rameswaram (Ramanathapuram Dist), Palani (Dindigul Dist), Vilathikulam (Toothukudi Dist), Kamatchipuram (Dindigul Dist), Thiruthuraipoondi (Tiruvarur Dist), Tiruchirappalli Airport, Tirupattur (Vellore Dist), Kuzhithurai (Kanyakumari Dist), Thenkasi (Tirunelveli Dist), Marungapuri, Erode, Mayanur (Karur Dist), Mettupatti (Madurai Dist), Sankarankoil (Tirunelveli Dist), Needamangalam, Sattur (Virudhunagar Dist), Aruppukottai (Virudhunagar Dist), Pechiparai, Mannargudi (Tiruvarur Dist), Muthupet (Tiruvarur Dist), Aravakurichi (Karur Dist), Illayangudi (Sivaganga Dist), Ariyalur, Shencottah (Tirunelveli Dist), Maniyachi (Toothukudi Dist), Wallajah (Vellore Dist), Usilampatti (Madurai Dist), Perambalur, Uttamapalayam (Theni Dist) and Kodaikanal 1 each.

 

18/10/2014: DGP office 18, Chennai Nungambakkam 16, Papanasam, Puducherry, Anna uty arg (Chennai Dist), Sirkali, Parangipettai 13 each, Toothukudi, Vedaranyam, Ramnad  nicra (Ramanathapuram Dist) 12 each, Chennai Minambakkam, Kolapakkam arg (Kancheepuram Dist), Thoothukudi port AWS (Toothukudi Dist) 11 each, Nanguneri, Tambaram, Ramanathapuram, Sethiathope 10 each, Chembarabakkam (Tiruvallur Dist), Satyabama uty arg (Kancheepuram Dist), Chembarambakkam arg (Tiruvallur Dist) 9 each, Muthupet (Tiruvarur Dist) 8, Cuddalore, Pamban, Thiruvidaimaruthur, Anna University (Chennai Dist), K.M.Koil, Anaikaranchatram, Ambasamudram, Palayamkottai, Mayanur (Karur Dist), Thiruvalangadu (Tiruvallur Dist), Puzhal arg (Tiruvallur Dist), Chidambaram (Cuddalore Dist), Radhapuram (Tirunelveli Dist), Srivaikuntam 7 each, Kuzhithurai, Tirupuvanam, Chidambaram AWS (Cuddalore Dist), Madukkur (Thanjavur Dist), Needamangalam, Vedasandur, Panchapatti (Karur Dist), Dharapuram (Tiruppur Dist), Mahabalipuram (Kancheepuram Dist), Cheranmahadevi, Manimutharu, Poondi (Tiruvallur Dist) 6 each, Red hills (Tiruvallur Dist), Madavaram AWS (Tiruvallur Dist), Dindigul, Pechiparai, Adirampatnam, Poonamalle arg (Tiruvallur Dist), Marakkanam (Villupuram Dist), Manamelkudi (Pudukkottai Dist), Ponneri (Tiruvallur Dist), Surangudi, Kelambakkam (Kancheepuram Dist), Kodavasal (Tiruvarur Dist), Satankulam (Toothukudi Dist), Tindivanam   nicra (Villupuram Dist), Tiruvallur, Ottapadiram, Lalgudi, Kvk kattukuppam arg (Kancheepuram Dist), Aduthurai AWS (Thanjavur Dist), Nagapattinam, Rameswaram, Tiruchirappalli Airport  5 each, Pattukottai (Thanjavur Dist), Mayiladuthurai (Nagapattinam Dist), Thenkasi, Tondi, Kayathar arg (Toothukudi Dist), Tirumayam (Pudukkottai Dist), Ennore AWS (Tiruvallur Dist), Tiruchendur, Thuckalay, Tarangambadi, Mannargudi (Tiruvarur Dist), Poonamallee (Tiruvallur Dist), Ayikudi 4 each, Mylaudy, Sholingur (Vellore Dist), Nagercoil (Kanyakumari Dist), Pandavaiyar head (Tiruvarur Dist), Thammampatty (Salem Dist), Neyveli AWS (Cuddalore Dist), Mylam AWS (Villupuram Dist), Manamadurai, Coonoor, Tiruvadanai, Kundha Bridge, Vazhapadi (Salem Dist), Cholavaram (Tiruvallur Dist), Thirukoilur arg (Villupuram Dist), Tirukoilur (Villupuram Dist), Virudachalam (Cuddalore Dist), Kodaikanal, Karur, Shencottah, Musiri (Tiruchirapalli Dist), Vanur (Villupuram Dist), Karaikal, Thiruthuraipoondi (Tiruvarur Dist), Coonoor pto (Nilgiris Dist), Uthiramerur (Kancheepuram Dist), Uttamapalayam (Theni Dist), Devakottai (Sivaganga Dist), Ariyalur, Lower kothaiyar arg (Kanyakumari Dist), Kulithalai (Karur Dist), Bhoothapandy (Kanyakumari Dist), Sankaridurg, Karumandurai  arg (Salem Dist), Kovilpatti (Toothukudi Dist), Nannilam (Tiruvarur Dist), Viralimalai (Pudukkottai Dist), Thanjavur, Periyakulam (Theni Dist), Tiruchirapalli town 3 each, Penucondapuram (Krishnagiri Dist), Valangaiman, Illuppur, Kanyakumari, Gudalur (Theni Dist), Sendurai, Alangudi, Tiruttani (Tiruvallur Dist), Thamaraipakkam (Tiruvallur Dist), Kalugumalai (Toothukudi Dist), Vilathikulam, Kamudhi, Pollachi (Coimbatore Dist), Pudukkottai, Erode, Chettikulam (Perambalur Dist), Periyakulam AWS (Theni Dist), Arani, Grand anaicut (Thanjavur Dist), Virudhunagar, Rasipuram (Namakkal Dist), Jayamkondam (Ariyalur Dist), Karambakudi (Pudukkottai Dist), R.S.Mangalam, Paramakudi (Ramanathapuram Dist), Tirupathur (Sivaganga Dist), Peravurani (Thanjavur Dist), Maniyachi (Toothukudi Dist), Kallakurichi arg (Villupuram Dist), Kallakurichi (Villupuram Dist), Usilampatti (Madurai Dist), Alangayam (Vellore Dist), Nilakottai (Dindigul Dist), Natham (Dindigul Dist), Sulur (Coimbatore Dist), Arantangi (Pudukkottai Dist), Illayangudi (Sivaganga Dist), Vallam (Thanjavur Dist), Bodinaickanur (Theni Dist), Mulanur (Tiruppur Dist), R.K.Pet (Tiruvallur Dist), Arimalam (Pudukkottai Dist), Kamatchipuram (Dindigul Dist), Kumbakonam (Thanjavur Dist) 2 each, Kangeyam (Tiruppur Dist), Marungapuri (Trichy Dist), Coimbatore south (Coimbatore Dist), Paiyur AWS (Krishnagiri Dist), Madurai Airport, Tirumangalam (Madurai Dist), Ketti (Nilgiris Dist), Thuvakudi IMTI (Tiruchirapalli Dist), Villupuram, Sattur (Virudhunagar Dist), Tiruvarur, Panruti (Cuddalore Dist), Eraniel (Kanyakumari Dist), Tiruvaiyaru (Thanjavur Dist), Hogenekal (Dharmapuri Dist), Srimushnam (Cuddalore Dist), Thogamalai (Karur Dist), K. Paramathi (Karur Dist), Aravakurichi (Karur Dist), Namakkal nicra (Namakkal Dist), Keeranur, Perungalur, Pullambadi (Tiruchirapalli Dist), Anjatti (Krishnagiri Dist), Padalur (Perambalur Dist), Kamudhi arg (Ramanathapuram Dist), Sivaganga, Cheyyar (Tiruvannamalai Dist), Samayapuram (Tiruchirapalli  Dist), Sankarapuram (Villupuram Dist), Orthanad (Thanjavur Dist), Kadavur (Karur Dist), Manapparai, Chengalpattu (Kancheepuram Dist), Kothagiri (Nilgiris Dist), Uthagamandalam AWS (Nilgiris Dist), Mudukulatur (Ramanathapuram Dist), Papanasam, Kovilpatti    AWS (Toothukudi Dist), Andipatti (Theni Dist), Vellore, Cheyyur (Kancheepuram Dist), Mettupatti (Madurai Dist), Tirukattupalli (Thanjavur Dist), Thiruchuzhi (Virudhunagar Dist), Namakkal, Pochampalli (Krishnagiri Dist), Coimbatore Airport, Tozhudur (Cuddalore Dist), Dharmapuri pto (Dharmapuri Dist), Kumarapalayam (Namakkal Dist), Salem, Chinnakalar (Coimbatore Dist), Coimbatore AWS (Coimbatore Dist), Valparai taluk office, Sriperumbudur (Kancheepuram Dist), Peraiyur (Madurai Dist), Uthagamandalam (Nilgiris Dist), Perambalur, Valinokkam arg (Ramanathapuram Dist), Karaikudi (Sivaganga Dist) and Periyar (Theni Dist) 1 each.

 

19/10/2014: Karaikal 12, Radhapuram 11, Papanasam 10, Anna University, Ramanathapuram, Sirkali, Coonoor, Nagapattinam, Kelambakkam (Kancheepuram Dist), Anna uty arg (Chennai Dist), Ennore AWS (Tiruvallur Dist), Tiruchendur, Ramnad  nicra (Ramanathapuram Dist) 9 each, Mylaudy (Kanyakumari Dist), Kolapakkam arg (Kancheepuram Dist), Chennai Minambakkam, Ambasamudram, Cuddalore, Chidambaram, Tondi, Toothukudi, Puzhal arg (Tiruvallur Dist), Poonamallee (Tiruvallur Dist), R.S.Mangalam 7 each, Kvk kattukuppam arg (Kancheepuram Dist), Chembarabakkam (Tiruvallur Dist), Thoothukudi port AWS (Toothukudi Dist), Mahabalipuram (Kancheepuram Dist), DGP office, Satyabama uty arg (Kancheepuram Dist), Parangipettai, Chidambaram AWS (Cuddalore Dist), Pochampalli (Krishnagiri Dist), Coimbatore Airport, Illayangudi (Sivaganga Dist), Chembarambakkam arg (Tiruvallur Dist), Kadaladi (Ramanathapuram Dist), Manimutharu, Poonamalle arg (Tiruvallur Dist) 6 each, Thuckalay, Nanguneri, Satankulam, Coonoor pto, Chennai Nungambakkam, Ottapadiram, Marakkanam (Villupuram Dist), Anaikaranchatram, Madavaram AWS (Tiruvallur Dist), Cholavaram (Tiruvallur Dist), Red hills (Tiruvallur Dist), Sethiathope (Cuddalore Dist), Tiruvarur, Vallam (Thanjavur Dist), Kuzhithurai (Kanyakumari Dist) 5 each, Sriperumbudur (Kancheepuram Dist), Mayiladuthurai (Nagapattinam Dist), Ponneri (Tiruvallur Dist), Pechiparai (Kanyakumari Dist), Valinokkam arg (Ramanathapuram Dist), Pandavaiyar head (Tiruvarur Dist), Tirupuvanam (Sivaganga Dist), Thiruthuraipoondi (Tiruvarur Dist), Penucondapuram (Krishnagiri Dist), Barur (Krishnagiri Dist), Kundha Bridge, Manamadurai, Tambaram, Colachel (Kanyakumari Dist), Kanyakumari, Bhavani, Poondi, K.M.Koil, Tiruvadanai 4 each, Palayamkottai, Thamaraipakkam (Tiruvallur Dist), Nannilam (Tiruvarur Dist), Sivaganga, Cheranmahadevi, Nagercoil (Kanyakumari Dist), Coimbatore AWS (Coimbatore Dist), Eraniel, Manamelkudi (Pudukkottai Dist), Viralimalai (Pudukkottai Dist), Sulur (Coimbatore Dist), Surangudi, Coimbatore south, Bhoothapandy (Kanyakumari Dist), Tindivanam nicra (Villupuram Dist), Periyanaickenpalayam, Madurai south (Madurai Dist), Kumbakonam (Thanjavur Dist), Mylam AWS (Villupuram Dist), Devakottai (Sivaganga Dist), Jayamkondam (Ariyalur Dist), Annur (Coimbatore Dist), Tiruttani (Tiruvallur Dist), Sivakasi (Virudhunagar Dist), Vedaranyam, Kangeyam (Tiruppur Dist), Kancheepuram, Neyveli AWS (Cuddalore Dist), Sankarankoil (Tirunelveli Dist), Palani (Dindigul Dist), Sathyamangalam, Kodavasal 3 each, Paramakudi, Sendurai (Ariyalur Dist), Tirumayam (Pudukkottai Dist), Tiruvallur, Pallipattu (Tiruvallur Dist), Muthupet (Tiruvarur Dist), Uttamapalayam (Theni Dist), Mannargudi (Tiruvarur Dist), Madukkur (Thanjavur Dist), Shencottah (Tirunelveli Dist), Mettupalayam (Coimbatore Dist), Tiruchirappalli Airport, Aduthurai AWS (Thanjavur Dist), Avinasi (Tiruppur Dist), Virudachalam (Cuddalore Dist), Thiruvidaimaruthur (Thanjavur Dist), Adirampatnam, Kumarapalayam (Namakkal Dist), Bodinaickanur (Theni Dist), Cheyyur (Kancheepuram Dist), Rameswaram, Tiruvaiyaru, Tarangambadi, Mangalapuram, Illuppur, Arimalam, Mudukulatur, Thenkasi, Usilampatti (Madurai Dist), Tirumangalam (Madurai Dist), Kovilankulam, Valangaiman, Sankaridurg, Thiruvalangadu (Tiruvallur Dist), Needamangalam, Sattur (Virudhunagar Dist), Lalgudi, Mettur (Salem Dist), Srivaikuntam, Ketti (Nilgiris Dist), Vilathikulam, Vazhapadi (Salem Dist), Thanjavur, Attur (Salem Dist), Denkanikottai (Krishnagiri Dist), Madurai Airport, Kovilpatti    AWS (Toothukudi Dist), Virudhunagar, Salem, Panruti (Cuddalore Dist), Panchapatti (Karur Dist), Maniyachi (Toothukudi Dist), Kovilpatti (Toothukudi Dist), Srivilliputhur (Virudhunagar Dist), Arakonam (Vellore Dist) 2 each, Chinnakalar, Tirukattupalli (Thanjavur Dist), Peraiyur (Madurai Dist), Ayikudi (Tirunelveli Dist), Naduvattam (Nilgiris Dist), Kothagiri (Nilgiris Dist), Arantangi, Periyakulam (Theni Dist), Kalugumalai (Toothukudi Dist), Kamudhi (Ramanathapuram Dist), Peravurani (Thanjavur Dist), Karaikudi (Sivaganga Dist), Bhavanisagar, Tiruppur, Papanasam, Chittampatti (Madurai Dist), R.K.Pet, Kayathar arg (Toothukudi Dist), Tindivanam (Villupuram Dist), Thiruchuzhi (Virudhunagar Dist), Orthanad, Tiruchirapalli town, Pappireddipatti (Dharmapuri Dist), Grand anaicut (Thanjavur Dist), Valparai taluk office, Tozhudur (Cuddalore Dist), Padalur (Perambalur Dist), Perambalur, Pattukottai (Thanjavur Dist), Periyakulam AWS (Theni Dist), Gudalur (Theni Dist), Kalavai AWS (Vellore Dist), Aruppukottai (Virudhunagar Dist), Manapparai, Udumalpet (Tiruppur Dist), Mayanur (Karur Dist), Sholavandan (Madurai Dist), Kamudhi arg (Ramanathapuram Dist), Pamban, Sankarapuram (Villupuram Dist), Sathanurdam (Tiruvannamalai Dist), Vaniyambadi (Vellore Dist), Sivagiri, Maduranthagam (Kancheepuram Dist), Paiyur AWS (Krishnagiri Dist), Keeranur, Andipatti (Theni Dist), Arani, Pullambadi, Kallakurichi (Villupuram Dist), Periyar (Theni Dist), Harur (Dharmapuri Dist), Ambur (Vellore Dist), Chatrapatti, Mettupatti (Madurai Dist), Uthagamandalam AWS (Nilgiris Dist), Karumandurai  arg (Salem Dist), Vanur (Villupuram Dist), Kallakurichi arg (Villupuram Dist), Marungapuri, Rajapalayam (Virudhunagar Dist), Srimushnam (Cuddalore Dist), Marandahalli (Dharmapuri Dist), Kodumudi (Erode Dist), Rasipuram (Namakkal Dist), Uthagamandalam (Nilgiris Dist), Alangudi, Tirupathur (Sivaganga Dist), Virinjipuram   AWS (Vellore Dist) and Thirukoilur arg (Villupuram Dist) 1 each.

 

20/10/2014: Kodavasal (Tiruvarur Dist) 12, Mayiladuthurai (Nagapattinam Dist), K.M.Koil (Cuddalore Dist), Anaikaranchatram, Tiruchendur, Sirkali (Nagapattinam Dist), Cuddalore, Pamban 11 each, Papanasam, Vedaranyam, Red hills 9 each, Thiruthuraipoondi (Tiruvarur Dist), Pandavaiyar head (Tiruvarur Dist), Tiruvarur, Jayamkondam, Aduthurai AWS (Thanjavur Dist), Chidambaram AWS (Cuddalore Dist), Parangipettai, Nannilam (Tiruvarur Dist) 8 each, Nagapattinam, Needamangalam, Papanasam, Chidambaram (Cuddalore Dist), Kumbakonam (Thanjavur Dist), Tarangambadi, Rameswaram, Kodaikanal 7 each, Mannargudi (Tiruvarur Dist), Toothukudi, Valangaiman, Neyveli AWS (Cuddalore Dist), Thoothukudi port AWS (Toothukudi Dist), Karaikal, Kanyakumari, Puducherry, Sathyamangalam (Erode Dist) 6 each, Manimutharu, Poonamallee (Tiruvallur Dist), Palayamkottai, Cholavaram (Tiruvallur Dist), Thiruvidaimaruthur (Thanjavur Dist), Satankulam (Toothukudi Dist), Mahabalipuram (Kancheepuram Dist), Kamatchipuram (Dindigul Dist), Mulanur (Tiruppur Dist), Madavaram AWS (Tiruvallur Dist), Ponneri, Paramakudi, Thamaraipakkam, DGP office, Coonoor pto, Sethiathope (Cuddalore Dist), Coonoor 5 each, Cheranmahadevi, Chennai Nungambakkam, Srimushnam, Kundha Bridge, Ambasamudram, Puzhal arg (Tiruvallur Dist), Ennore AWS (Tiruvallur Dist), Coimbatore AWS, Vanur (Villupuram Dist), Sulur (Coimbatore Dist), Vedasandur, Perundurai (Erode Dist), Kovilpatti, Manamelkudi, Kayathar arg (Toothukudi Dist), Mettupalayam (Coimbatore Dist), Palani, Coimbatore Airport, Marakkanam (Villupuram Dist), Vallam (Thanjavur Dist) 4 each, Tindivanam   nicra (Villupuram Dist), Madukkur (Thanjavur Dist), Tambaram (Kancheepuram Dist), Tondi, Anna University, Chennai Minambakkam, Kothagiri, Devakottai, Ottapadiram, Tindivanam (Villupuram Dist), Kumarapalayam (Namakkal Dist), Avinasi (Tiruppur Dist), Anna uty arg, Bhavani, Muthupet, Lalgudi, Valparai pto (Coimbatore Dist), Uthagamandalam, Aravakurichi, Gandarvakottai, Tiruvallur, Pullambadi, Bhavanisagar, Pechiparai, Arimalam, Poondi, Coimbatore south, Tozhudur, Kolapakkam arg (Kancheepuram Dist), Chembarabakkam, Mylam AWS (Villupuram Dist), Kamudhi, Peravurani (Thanjavur Dist), Erode, Ayikudi (Tirunelveli Dist), Thanjavur, Kelambakkam 3 each, Kangeyam (Tiruppur Dist), Illayangudi, Virudachalam, K.Paramathi, Poonamalle arg (Tiruvallur Dist), Ramnad  nicra (Ramanathapuram Dist), Tiruppur, Ketti, Annur, Sivaganga, Pattukottai (Thanjavur Dist), Gudalur (Theni Dist), Ramanathapuram, Ariyalur, Kamudhi arg (Ramanathapuram Dist), Dharapuram, Ulundurpet (Villupuram Dist), Adirampatnam, Mylaudy, Tiruvaiyaru, Villupuram, Orthanad, Sriperumbudur, Satyabama uty arg (Kancheepuram Dist), Thiruvalangadu (Tiruvallur Dist), Thirukoilur arg (Villupuram Dist), Dindigul, Palacode, Sendurai (Ariyalur Dist), Cheyyur (Kancheepuram Dist), Barur (Krishnagiri Dist), Manamadurai (Sivaganga Dist), Samayapuram (Tiruchirapalli Dist), R.S.Mangalam, Nagercoil, Thenkasi (Tirunelveli Dist), Chembarambakkam arg (Tiruvallur Dist), Gingee, Arani, Hogenekal (Dharmapuri Dist), Nilakottai (Dindigul Dist), Tiruchirapalli town, Kallakurichi arg (Villupuram Dist), Watrap (Virudhunagar Dist), Gobichettipalayam (Erode Dist) 2 each, Tiruchirappalli Airport, Periyakulam AWS (Theni Dist), Uthiramerur (Kancheepuram Dist), Thuvakudi IMTI, Musiri, Kadavur (Karur Dist), Pennagaram (Dharmapuri Dist), Andipatti (Theni Dist), Ambur (Vellore Dist), Thuckalay, Keeranur (Pudukkottai Dist), Periyakulam (Theni Dist), Bodinayakanur arg (Theni Dist), Radhapuram (Tirunelveli Dist), Tiruvadanai (Ramanathapuram Dist), Panchapatti (Karur Dist), Thammampatty (Salem Dist), Shencottah (Tirunelveli Dist), Thirumanur (Ariyalur Dist), Mayanur (Karur Dist), Perambalur, Arantangi, Alangudi, Uthangarai (Krishnagiri Dist), Karumandurai  arg (Salem Dist), Tiruttani (Tiruvallur Dist), Tirukattupalli (Thanjavur Dist), Usilampatti (Madurai Dist), Panruti (Cuddalore Dist), Chatrapatti, Viralimalai, Karaikudi (Sivaganga Dist), Periyar (Theni Dist), Marungapuri, Maduranthagam (Kancheepuram Dist), Bhoothapandy (Kanyakumari Dist), Uthagamandalam AWS (Nilgiris Dist), Sankarankoil (Tirunelveli Dist), Vandavasi (Tiruvannamalai Dist), Cheyyar (Tiruvannamalai Dist), Melalathur (Vellore Dist), Grand anaicut (Thanjavur Dist), Tirupathur (Sivaganga Dist), Pochampalli (Krishnagiri Dist), Naduvattam (Nilgiris Dist), Perungalur, Uttamapalayam (Theni Dist), Kalavai AWS (Vellore Dist), Tirukoilur and Udumalpet (Tiruppur Dist) 1 each.

 

21/10/2014: Palani 20, Chatrapatti 15, Mayiladuthurai 13, Thiruvidaimaruthur  12, Karaikal, Kodavasal (Tiruvarur Dist) 11 each, Aduthurai AWS (Thanjavur Dist), Ayikudi, Ottapadiram 10 each, Coonoor pto (Nilgiris Dist), Vedaranyam 9 each, Cuddalore, Nannilam, Nagapattinam, Coonoor, Pandavaiyar head (Tiruvarur Dist) 8 each, Papanasam, Thiruthuraipoondi, Anaikaranchatram, Kodaikanal, Thenkasi 7 each, Gudalur Bazaar, Parangipettai, Ulundurpet, Valangaiman, Shencottah, Chidambaram, Udumalpet, Cheranmahadevi 6 each, Satyabama uty arg (Kancheepuram Dist), DGP office, Satankulam, Lower kothaiyar arg (Kanyakumari Dist), Kumbakonam (Thanjavur Dist), Tiruchendur, Uttamapalayam (Theni Dist), Mannargudi, Kothagiri, K.M.Koil (Cuddalore Dist), Tiruvarur, Kundha Bridge, Bhavani, Gudalur (Theni Dist) 5 each, Pollachi, Srimushnam, Sirkali, Sethiathope, Kallakurichi, Toothukudi, Tarangambadi, Sankarapuram, Manimutharu, Thoothukudi port AWS (Toothukudi Dist), Papanasam, Neyveli AWS (Cuddalore Dist), Vanur (Villupuram Dist), Kallakurichi arg (Villupuram Dist), Tambaram 4 each, Tiruvaiyaru, Tiruchengode, Chennai Nungambakkam, Ketti, Jayamkondam, Villupuram, Uthagamandalam, Tozhudur, Perambalur, Anna uty arg (Chennai Dist), Pamban, Nanguneri, Anna University, Sivagiri, Tindivanam, Needamangalam, Mangalapuram, Sankaridurg, Kayathar arg (Toothukudi Dist), Sathyamangalam, Kamudhi (Ramanathapuram Dist), Puducherry, Sathanurdam, Kalugumalai (Toothukudi Dist) 3 each, Poonamallee (Tiruvallur Dist), Karumandurai  arg (Salem Dist), Srivaikuntam, Tirukoilur, Ambasamudram, Sendurai, Thirumanur, Sankarankoil, Thirukoilur arg, Kadaladi, Rameswaram, Attur, Palayamkottai, Chennai Minambakkam, Kolapakkam arg (Kancheepuram Dist), Chembarabakkam (Tiruvallur Dist), Adirampatnam, Ariyalur, Uthagamandalam AWS (Nilgiris Dist), Gingee (Villupuram Dist), Kumarapalayam (Namakkal Dist), Andipatti, Ramnad  nicra (Ramanathapuram Dist), Panruti, K. Paramathi, Chembarambakkam arg (Tiruvallur Dist), Marakkanam, Thamaraipakkam, Arani, Ramanathapuram, Poonamalle arg (Tiruvallur Dist), Maniyachi (Toothukudi Dist) 2 each, Rasipuram, Thanjavur, Mulanur (Tiruppur Dist), Puzhal arg (Tiruvallur Dist), Mylam AWS (Villupuram Dist), Vazhapadi (Salem Dist), Naduvattam, Pullambadi, Karur, Poondi (Tiruvallur Dist), Bhavanisagar, Yercaud, Tirukattupalli, Kangeyam, Chengam, Vallam, Dharapuram, Virudachalam, Erode, Kvk kattukuppam arg (Kancheepuram Dist), Pattukottai, Tindivanam   nicra (Villupuram Dist), Pappireddipatti (Dharmapuri Dist), Kuzhithurai, Thiruvalangadu (Tiruvallur Dist), Thuraiyur, Dindigul, Orthanad, Madukkur, Bodinaickanur (Theni Dist), Periyar (Theni Dist), R.S.Mangalam (Ramanathapuram Dist), Grand anaicut (Thanjavur Dist), Lalgudi, Kodumudi, Aravakurichi, Red hills (Tiruvallur Dist), Thuckalay, Namakkal, Cholavaram (Tiruvallur Dist) and Muthupet 1 each.

 

22/10/2014: Papanasam, Toothukudi 9 each, Thoothukudi port AWS (Toothukudi Dist), Coonoor 8 each, Coonoor pto 7, Ambasamudram, Kodaikanal, Manimutharu, Palani 6 each, Gudalur (Theni Dist), Ketti, Uttamapalayam (Theni Dist), Devakottai (Sivaganga Dist) 5 each, Udumalpet (Tiruppur Dist), Sirkali, Kothagiri 4 each, Cheranmahadevi, Lower kothaiyar arg (Kanyakumari Dist), Palayamkottai, Kundha Bridge, Puducherry, Chatrapatti, Anaikaranchatram, Rameswaram, Tindivanam, Illayangudi, Mahabalipuram, Sethiathope, Periyakulam (Theni Dist) 3 each, Tiruvarur, Kamudhi, Tondi, Bodinaickanur (Theni Dist), Sendurai (Ariyalur Dist), Jayamkondam (Ariyalur Dist), Dharapuram (Tiruppur Dist), Kallakurichi (Villupuram Dist), Tirukoilur (Villupuram Dist), R.S.Mangalam, Kumarapalayam (Namakkal Dist), Paiyur AWS (Krishnagiri Dist), Karaikudi (Sivaganga Dist), Paramakudi, Mettupalayam (Coimbatore Dist), Chinnakalar (Coimbatore Dist), Sivaganga, Ottapadiram (Toothukudi Dist), Avinasi (Tiruppur Dist), Panruti (Cuddalore Dist), Neyveli AWS (Cuddalore Dist), Bhavanisagar, K.M.Koil, Parangipettai, Perambalur, Manamelkudi, Yercaud 2 each, Uthagamandalam, Muthupet (Tiruvarur Dist), Madukkur (Thanjavur Dist), Kadavur (Karur Dist), Ramanathapuram, Cuddalore, Chidambaram, Vedaranyam, Thiruthuraipoondi (Tiruvarur Dist), Uthangarai (Krishnagiri Dist), Mannargudi, Pechiparai, Sathanur Dam, Bhavani, Erode, Kovilpatti (Toothukudi Dist), Samayapuram, Thiruvidaimaruthur (Thanjavur Dist), Uthagamandalam AWS (Nilgiris Dist), Marakkanam (Villupuram Dist), Satankulam, Thenkasi, Hogenekal (Dharmapuri Dist), Karur, Tiruvadanai, Ayikudi, Annur, Periyanaickenpalayam, Poonamallee (Tiruvallur Dist), Kovilpatti AWS (Toothukudi Dist), K.Paramathi, Mayiladuthurai (Nagapattinam Dist), Tirupathur (Sivaganga Dist), Periyar (Theni Dist), Aravakurichi (Karur Dist), Krishnagiri, Attur, Pamban, Palacode (Dharmapuri Dist), Paramathivelur (Namakkal Dist), Madavaram AWS (Tiruvallur Dist), Tiruchendur, Tirupuvanam (Sivaganga Dist), Tiruchengode, Valparai taluk office, Perundurai (Erode Dist), Tarangambadi, Ramnad  nicra (Ramanathapuram Dist), Kalugumalai (Toothukudi Dist), Pullambadi  and Nannilam (Tiruvarur Dist) 1 each.

 

Season’s Rainfall for the period from 01.10.2014 to 22.10.2014:

Excess:            Chennai, Coimbatore, Cuddalore, Dindigul, Erode, Nagapattinam, Nilgiris, Ramanathapuram, Sivaganga, Thanjavur, Theni, Tirunelveli, Tiruppur, Tiruvarur, Toothukudi   districts, Karaikal  and Puducherry.     

Normal:            Ariyalur,  Dharmapuri, Kancheepuram, Kanyakumari, Karur, Krishnagiri, Namakkal, Perambalur, Pudukkotai, Salem, Tiruvallur and Villupuram districts.

Deficient:        Madurai, Tiruvannamalai, Tiruchirapalli, Vellore and Virudhunagar districts.     

 

 

Chief synoptic features and its associated weather: 

Southwest Monsoon has withdrawn over the state and simultaneously Northeast Monsoon rains have commenced over the state on 18th October.

Southwest Monsoon was active over the state on 16th  and Northeast monsoon was active over the state from 18th to 21st .

 

            An upper air cyclonic circulation lay over interior Tamil Nadu and neighbourhood and extended upto 0.9 Kilometres above sea level. Another upper air cyclonic circulation was seen over southwest Bay off Srilanka and neighbourhood and extended upto 1.5 Kilometres above sea level on 16th. A trough of low pressure lay over southwest Bay off Tamil Nadu-Srilanka coast on 17th and it extended from Srilanka to Tamil Nadu coast with an upper air cyclonic circulation aloft and extended upto 3.1 Kilometres above sea level on 18th.

            A trough of low pressure lay over southwest Bay off Tamil Nadu and Srilanka coast with associated upper air cyclonic circulation extending upto 3.1 Kilometres above sea level on 19th and was seen over southwest Bay off Srilanka coast and adjoining coastal Tamil Nadu on 20th.

            An upper air cyclonic circulation lay over southwest Bay off Srilanka and neighbourhood and extended upto 3.1 Kilometres above sea level on 22nd.

 

Temperature: 

            The maximum temperature were above normal at one or two places over the state on 16th, 17th and were below normal at many places on remaining days of the week. 

            The minimum temperature were above normal at a few places over the state on 17th, 18th and were below normal at a few places on 19th, 20th and were nearly normal during rest days of the week.

 

 

Rainfall: Rainfall occurred at most places over the state from 18th to 20th ; at many places on 16th, 21st , 22nd and at a few places on 17th .

 

 

Damages: As per press/media reports, two persons lost their lives in Toothukudi district and one in Madurai district due to lightning/rain on 16th. One person died due to lightning in Salem district on 18th.  Nine thousand acres of salt pans along the Vedaranyam coast of Nagapattinam district was affected due to heavy rain on 18th .

 

 

 

Regional Meteorological Centre,                                                                  Dr. S. R. RAMANAN

6, College Road, Chennai-6.                                                            SCIENTIST ‘E’ / DIRECTOR

Date: 23.10.2014                                                       for Deputy Director General of Meteorology 

 

 

  

RAINFALL STATEMENT

 

 

Rainfall for the week ending

22nd October 2014

Seasonal rainfall for the period from 01.10.2014  to 22.10.2014

Districts

Actual

(mm)

Normal (mm)

Departure (%)

Actual

(mm)

Normal

(mm)

Departure (%)

Ariyalur

108.1

52.5

106

150.9

138.7

9

Chennai

288.8

85.4

238

296.7

164.4

80

Coimbatore

88.3

39.5

123

150.1

99.9

50

Cuddalore

237.3

62.1

282

253.3

145.0

75

Dharmapuri

27.8

40.6

-32

155.4

137.9

13

Dindigul

161.2

51.1

215

207.8

133.7

55

Erode

76.7

40.2

91

138.6

111.8

24

Kanchipuram

132.5

67.2

97

144.5

143.2

1

Kanyakumari

123.6

69.6

78

161.5

158.2

2

Karaikal

347.1

64.4

439

353.8

144.0

146

Karur

78.8

39.0

102

94.0

107.2

-12

Krishnagiri

37.6

38.4

-2

117.2

136.8

-14

Madurai

42.0

59.5

-29

119.0

150.3

-21

Nagapattinam

336.6

75.8

344

373.1

149.1

150

Namakkal

40.9

40.1

2

108.5

117.7

-8

Nilgiris

153.6

53.9

185

246.8

147.9

67

Perambalur

57.0

51.5

11

134.7

142.2

-5

Pudukottai

65.6

42.7

54

125.6

113.3

11

Ramanathapuram

183.1

54.8

234

235.8

115.4

104

Salem

61.8

46.9

32

166.1

142.5

17

Sivaganga

116.6

49.0

138

195.1

129.8

50

Thanjavur

130.7

51.6

153

190.7

124.6

53

Theni

92.5

46.5

99

157.4

111.5

41

Tirunelveli

246.0

50.3

389

309.4

99.4

211

Tiruppur

94.7

39.5

140

139.5

104.1

34

Tiruvallur

138.1

56.7

143

152.8

134.2

14

Tiruvannamalai

37.3

50.3

-26

82.5

142.0

-42

Tiruvarur

238.1

60.9

291

289.4

131.7

120

Toothukudi

208.9

49.5

322

261.2

98.4

165

Tiruchirapalli

61.4

44.3

39

85.5

128.4

-33

Vellore

30.7

37.5

-18

64.9

121.6

-47

Villupuram

104.5

50.4

107

148.8

131.4

13

Virudhunagar

35.2

53.7

-34

87.7

123.4

-29

Puducherry

261.7

65.3

301

294.3

149.1

97

Tamilnadu

109.8

49.1

124

165.0

126.1

31

Tamilnadu and

Puducherry

110.5

49.1

125

165.5

126.2

31

 

                       

                  LEGEND

                  Excess: 20% or more

                  Normal:   +19% to –19%

                  Deficient: -20% to –59%

                  Scanty: -60% to  -99%  and  

                  No Rain:  -100 % 

                  In calculation of excess, deficits and their percentage, rainfall figures are taken to  0.1  mm.

                  (*) Rainfall less than 0.1 mm.

 

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