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  19TH  NOVEMBER  2014  / 28TH KARTIKA, 1936 (SAKA)

SUMMARY OF WEATHER

 

Week’s Rainfall:

 

Excess:       Cuddalore, Dharmapuri, Erode, Kanchipuram, Karur, Krishnagiri, Nagapattinam, Namakkal, Nilgiris, Pudukkotai, Ramanathapuram, Salem, Thanjavur, Thirunelveli,

              Tiruvallur, Thiruvannamalai, Thiruvarur, Trichy, Vellore, Villipuram districts, Karaikal  and Puducherry.

 

Normal:       Ariyalur,  Chennai, Kanyakumari and Perambalur districts.

   

Deficient:     Dindigul,  Madurai,  Sivaganga,  Theni, Tirupur, and Toothukudi districts.

 

Scanty:       Coimbatore and Virudhunagar districts.

 

The chief amounts of rainfall recorded in Centimetres are:

 13/11/2014:Rameswaram (Ramanathapuram Dist) 15, Thiruthuraipoondi (Tiruvarur Dist) 14, Cholavaram (Tiruvallur Dist), Muthupet (Tiruvarur Dist) 11 each, Vedaranyam (Nagapattinam Dist), Thamaraipakkam (Tiruvallur Dist), Poondi (Tiruvallur Dist) 10 each, Madukkur (Thanjavur Dist), Mahabalipuram (Kancheepuram Dist), Ponneri (Tiruvallur Dist), Poonamallee (Tiruvallur Dist), Chengalpattu (Kancheepuram Dist), Puzhal arg (Tiruvallur Dist), Red hills (Tiruvallur Dist), Nagapattinam, Tambaram (Kancheepuram Dist) 9 each, Karaikal,  Taramani arg (Kancheepuram Dist), Chembarabakkam (Tiruvallur Dist), Chennai(Nungambakkam), Kvk kattukuppam arg (Kancheepuram Dist), Kelambakkam (Kancheepuram Dist), Anna University (Chennai Dist), Chennai AP (Kancheepuram Dist), Madavaram AWS (Tiruvallur Dist), Kalavai AWS (Vellore Dist), Mayiladuthurai (Nagapattinam Dist) 8 each, Uthiramerur (Kancheepuram Dist), Anaikaranchatram(KolliDam (Nagapattinam Dist), Anna university arg (Chennai Dist), Papanasam (Tirunelveli Dist), Chembarambakkam arg (Tiruvallur Dist), Hvf Avadi arg (Tiruvallur Dist), Chidambaram AWS (Cuddalore Dist) 7 each, Sirkali (Nagapattinam Dist), Kolapakkam arg (Kancheepuram Dist), Poonamalle arg (Tiruvallur Dist), Nannilam (Tiruvarur Dist), Tindivanam (Villupuram Dist), DGP office (Chennai Dist), Arakonam (Vellore Dist), Thiruvalangadu (Tiruvallur Dist) 6 each, Tiruvallur (Tiruvallur Dist), Kodumudi (Erode Dist), Tindivanam   nicra (Villupuram Dist), Arani (Tiruvannamalai Dist), Tiruttani (Tiruvallur Dist), Maduranthagam (Kancheepuram Dist), Thiruvidaimaruthur (Thanjavur Dist), Kumbakonam (Thanjavur Dist), Marakkanam (Villupuram Dist), Mannargudi (Tiruvarur Dist), Needamangalam (Tiruvarur Dist) 5 each, Pappireddipatti (Dharmapuri Dist), Pattukottai (Thanjavur Dist), R.k.pet (Tiruvallur Dist), Chengam (Tiruvannamalai Dist), Sriperumbudur (Kancheepuram Dist), Kancheepuram Vandavasi (Tiruvannamalai Dist), Cuddalore, Chidambaram (Cuddalore Dist), Thuckalay (Kanyakumari Dist), Aduthurai AWS (Thanjavur Dist), Mylam AWS (Villupuram Dist), Adirampatnam (Thanjavur Dist), Polur (Tiruvannamalai Dist), Parangipettai (Cuddalore Dist) 4 each, Yercaud (Salem Dist), Pondicherry, Virudachalam (Cuddalore Dist), Trangambadi(or)tranqueb (Nagapattinam Dist), Karumandurai  arg (Salem Dist), Vanur (Villupuram Dist), Kodavasal (Tiruvarur Dist), Kaveripakkam (Vellore Dist), Cheyyur (Kancheepuram Dist), K.m.koil (Cuddalore Dist), Neyveli AWS (Cuddalore Dist), Pandavaiyar head (Tiruvarur Dist), Eraniel (Kanyakumari Dist), Sholingur (Vellore Dist), Harur (Dharmapuri Dist), Srimushnam (Cuddalore Dist), Colachel (Kanyakumari Dist), Melalathur (Vellore Dist) 3 each, Tozhudur (Cuddalore Dist), Thammampatty (Salem Dist), Sathanur Dam (Tiruvannamalai Dist), Tiruvannamalai (Tiruvannamalai Dist), Vellore, Kamatchipuram (Dindigul Dist), Ambur (Vellore Dist), Thirukoilur arg (Villupuram Dist), Valangaiman (Tiruvarur Dist), Gudiyatham (Vellore Dist), Aravakurichi (Karur Dist), Perambalur, Tirukoilur (Villupuram Dist), Pullambadi (Trichy Dist), Pallipattu (Tiruvallur Dist), Thuvakudi IMTI (Trichy Dist), Gingee (Villupuram Dist), Wallajah (Vellore Dist), Sethiathope (Cuddalore Dist), Chettikulam (Perambalur Dist), Pamban (Ramanathapuram Dist), Tiruvaiyaru (Thanjavur Dist), Manamelkudi (Pudukkottai Dist), Vilupuram, K.paramathi (Karur Dist), Paramathivelur (Namakkal Dist), Ulundurpet (Villupuram Dist) 2 each, Sendurai (Ariyalur Dist), Sankaridurg (Salem Dist), Mulanur (Tiruppur Dist), Kallakurichi arg (Villupuram Dist), Vaniaymbadi (Vellore Dist), Attur (Salem Dist), JayamkonDam (Ariyalur Dist), Sankarapuram (Villupuram Dist), Kallakurichi (Villupuram Dist), Viralimalai (Pudukkottai Dist), Ariyalur, K bridge (Nilgiris Dist), Ketti (Nilgiris Dist), Papanasam (Thanjavur Dist), Alangayam (Vellore Dist), Panruti (Cuddalore Dist), Uthangarai (Krishnagiri Dist), Bhoothapandy (Kanyakumari Dist), Erode, Thirumanur (Ariyalur Dist), Vedasandur (Dindigul Dist), Karur (Karur Dist), Tiruchengode (Namakkal Dist), Samayapuram (Trichy Dist), Yelagiri arg (Vellore Dist), Tirukattupalli (Thanjavur Dist), Thanjavur, Uthagamandalam (Nilgiris Dist), Tirupattur (Vellore Dist), Perundurai (Erode Dist), Kumarapalayam (Namakkal Dist), Vallam (Thanjavur Dist), Lalgudi (Trichy Dist) 1 each.

 

14/11/2014: Vilupuram 14, Neyveli AWS (Cuddalore Dist), K.m.koil (Cuddalore Dist) 12 each, Sethiathope (Cuddalore Dist), Coonoor pto (Nilgiris Dist) 10 each, Coonoor (Nilgiris Dist), Parangipettai (Cuddalore Dist), Kothagiri (Nilgiris Dist), Pondicherry, Chidambaram (Cuddalore Dist), Panruti (Cuddalore Dist), Peravurani (Thanjavur Dist) 8 each, Adirampatnam (Thanjavur Dist), Kodavasal (Tiruvarur Dist), Cuddalore, Perungalur (Pudukkottai Dist), Ulundurpet (Villupuram Dist), Ketti (Nilgiris Dist) 7 each, K bridge (Nilgiris Dist), Sirkali (Nagapattinam Dist), Srimushnam (Cuddalore Dist), Madavaram AWS (Tiruvallur Dist), Uthagamandalam (Nilgiris Dist), Papanasam (Tirunelveli Dist), Pechiparai (Kanyakumari Dist), Chidambaram AWS (Cuddalore Dist), Ponneri (Tiruvallur Dist) 6 each, Virudachalam (Cuddalore Dist), Vanur (Villupuram Dist), Musiri (Trichy Dist), Maduranthagam (Kancheepuram Dist), Krishnagiri, Gingee (Villupuram Dist), Poonamallee (Tiruvallur Dist) 5 each, Mayiladuthurai (Nagapattinam Dist), Tirukoilur (Villupuram Dist), Grand anaicut (Thanjavur Dist), Pattukottai (Thanjavur Dist), Devala (Nilgiris Dist), Keeranur (Pudukkottai Dist), Thuvakudi IMTI (Trichy Dist), Mylam AWS (Villupuram Dist), Red hills (Tiruvallur Dist), Karumandurai  arg (Salem Dist), Cholavaram (Tiruvallur Dist), Pallipattu (Tiruvallur Dist), Arani (Tiruvannamalai Dist), Gandarvakottai (Pudukkottai Dist), Thamaraipakkam (Tiruvallur Dist), Samayapuram (Trichy Dist), Karaikal, Thiruvidaimaruthur (Thanjavur Dist), Uthiramerur (Kancheepuram Dist), Tindivanam (Villupuram Dist) 4 each, Attur (Salem Dist), Illuppur (Pudukkottai Dist), Mannargudi (Tiruvarur Dist), Aravakurichi (Karur Dist), Aduthurai AWS (Thanjavur Dist), Vallam (Thanjavur Dist), Pandavaiyar head (Tiruvarur Dist), Anaikaranchatram(KolliDam (Nagapattinam Dist), Gudiyatham (Vellore Dist), Sriperumbudur (Kancheepuram Dist), Cheranmahadevi (Tirunelveli Dist), Alangudi (Pudukkottai Dist), Sankarapuram (Villupuram Dist), Alangayam (Vellore Dist), Tindivanam   nicra (Villupuram Dist), Marakkanam (Villupuram Dist), Pappireddipatti (Dharmapuri Dist), Muthupet (Tiruvarur Dist), Manamelkudi (Pudukkottai Dist), Madukkur (Thanjavur Dist), Kadavur (Karur Dist), Paramathivelur (Namakkal Dist), Tiruvannamalai (Tiruvannamalai Dist), Manimutharu (Tirunelveli Dist), Barur (Krishnagiri Dist), Chembarabakkam (Tiruvallur Dist), Tiruchirappalli AP, Tiruchirapalli town, Vellore, Namakkal nicra (Namakkal Dist), Kvk kattukuppam arg (Kancheepuram Dist), Tiruvallur, Kallakurichi (Villupuram Dist) 3 each, Penucondapuram (Krishnagiri Dist), Anna university arg (Chennai Dist), Chengam (Tiruvannamalai Dist), Taramani arg (Kancheepuram Dist), Kulithalai (Karur Dist), Hosur (Krishnagiri Dist), Poondi (Tiruvallur Dist), Ennore AWS (Tiruvallur Dist), Lalgudi (Trichy Dist), Anna University (Chennai Dist), Valangaiman (Tiruvarur Dist), Karambakudi (Pudukkottai Dist), Ambur (Vellore Dist), Denkanikottai (Krishnagiri Dist), Thiruthuraipoondi (Tiruvarur Dist), Pochampalli (Krishnagiri Dist), Nannilam (Tiruvarur Dist), Uthagamandalam AWS (Nilgiris Dist), Tirupuvanam (Sivaganga Dist), Tambaram (Kancheepuram Dist), Manapparai (Trichy Dist), Chennai AP (Kancheepuram Dist), Thammampatty (Salem Dist), Kodaikanal (Dindigul Dist), Paiyur AWS (Krishnagiri Dist), Uthangarai (Krishnagiri Dist), Thanjavur, Sathanur Dam (Tiruvannamalai Dist), Kallakurichi arg (Villupuram Dist), Melalathur (Vellore Dist), Kumbakonam (Thanjavur Dist), Poonamalle arg (Tiruvallur Dist), DGP office (Chennai Dist), Rameswaram (Ramanathapuram Dist), Kolapakkam arg (Kancheepuram Dist), Trangambadi(or)tranqueb (Nagapattinam Dist), Chembarambakkam arg (Tiruvallur Dist), Kalavai AWS (Vellore Dist), Pullambadi (Trichy Dist), Harur (Dharmapuri Dist), Sankaridurg (Salem Dist), R.k.pet (Tiruvallur Dist), Chennai(Nungambakkam), Karur paramathi (Karur Dist), Nagapattinam, Arantangi (Pudukkottai Dist), Palayamkottai (Tirunelveli Dist) 2 each, Jayamkondam (Ariyalur Dist), Marandahalli (Dharmapuri Dist), Cheyyur (Kancheepuram Dist), Kancheepuram, Tirupathur (Sivaganga Dist), Tiruvaiyaru (Thanjavur Dist), Puzhal arg (Tiruvallur Dist), Hvf Avadi arg (Tiruvallur Dist), Tiruvarur, Arimalam (Pudukkottai Dist), Periyar (Theni Dist), Chengalpattu (Kancheepuram Dist), Rayakottah (Krishnagiri Dist), Shoolagiri (Krishnagiri Dist), Pudukottai, Viralimalai (Pudukkottai Dist), Thiruvalangadu (Tiruvallur Dist), Satankulam (Toothukudi Dist), Yelagiri arg (Vellore Dist), Cheyyar (Tiruvannamalai Dist), Chatrapatti (odanchatra (Dindigul Dist), Tiruchengode (Namakkal Dist), Tiruttani (Tiruvallur Dist), Vandavasi (Tiruvannamalai Dist), Kelambakkam (Kancheepuram Dist), Sathyamangalam (Erode Dist), Mangalapuram (Namakkal Dist), Mulanur (Tiruppur Dist), Tirukattupalli (Thanjavur Dist), Bhavanisagar (Erode Dist), Needamangalam (Tiruvarur Dist), Marungapuri (Trichy Dist), Erode, Papanasam (Thanjavur Dist), Orthanad (Thanjavur Dist), Polur (Tiruvannamalai Dist), Dharamapuri, Thogamalai (Karur Dist), Ambasamudram (Tirunelveli Dist), Kodumudi (Erode Dist), Palacode (Dharmapuri Dist), Palani (Dindigul Dist), Mettur (Salem Dist), Kaveripakkam (Vellore Dist), Vilathikulam (Toothukudi Dist), Gudulur Bazar (Nilgiris Dist), Naduvattam (Nilgiris Dist), Valinokkam arg (Ramanathapuram Dist), Ottapadiram (Toothukudi Dist) 1 each.

 

15/11/2014: Satankulam (Toothukudi Dist) 9, Ramnad  nicra, Nanguneri (Tirunelveli Dist), Ramanathapuram, Kanyakumari 7 each, K.m.koil (Cuddalore Dist), Ayikudi (Tirunelveli Dist) 5 each, Papanasam (Tirunelveli Dist), Radhapuram (Tirunelveli Dist), Srimushnam (Cuddalore Dist), Jayamkondam (Ariyalur Dist) 4 each, Paramathivelur (Namakkal Dist), Ketti (Nilgiris Dist), Palayamkottai (Tirunelveli Dist), Madukkur (Thanjavur Dist), Pennagaram (Dharmapuri Dist), Mylaudy (Kanyakumari Dist), Mayanur (Karur Dist), Kumarapalayam (Namakkal Dist), Coonoor pto (Nilgiris Dist), Bhavani (Erode Dist), Chidambaram 3 each, Pappireddipatti (Dharmapuri Dist), Bhoothapandy (Kanyakumari Dist), Thenkasi (Tirunelveli Dist), Namakkal nicra (Namakkal Dist), Lower kothaiyar arg (Kanyakumari Dist), Kumbakonam (Thanjavur Dist), Namakkal, Anaikaranchatram(Kollidam (Nagapattinam Dist), Nannilam (Tiruvarur Dist), Kothagiri (Nilgiris Dist), Vedaranyam (Nagapattinam Dist), Pandavaiyar head (Tiruvarur Dist), Ulundurpet (Villupuram Dist), Thirumanur (Ariyalur Dist), Nagercoil (Kanyakumari Dist), Eraniel (Kanyakumari Dist), Virudachalam (Cuddalore Dist), Vanur (Villupuram Dist), Andipatti (Theni Dist), Thiruthuraipoondi (Tiruvarur Dist) 2 each, Srivaikuntam (Toothukudi Dist), Chatrapatti (odanchatra (Dindigul Dist), Sethiathope (Cuddalore Dist), Chettikulam (Perambalur Dist), Gandarvakottai (Pudukkottai Dist), Kallakurichi (Villupuram Dist), Gingee (Villupuram Dist), Coonoor (Nilgiris Dist), Pullambadi (Trichy Dist), Ariyalur, Shencottah (Tirunelveli Dist), Bodinaickanur (Theni Dist), Mannargudi (Tiruvarur Dist), Uthagamandalam, Kallakurichi arg (Villupuram Dist), Tiruchendur (Toothukudi Dist), Gudiyatham (Vellore Dist), Mettupalayam (Coimbatore Dist), Padalur (Perambalur Dist), Vazhapadi (Salem Dist), Hogenekal (Dharmapuri Dist), DGP office (Chennai Dist), Sathyamangalam (Erode Dist), Tiruchengode (Namakkal Dist), Tiruvaiyaru (Thanjavur Dist), Bodinayakanur arg (Theni Dist), Uttamapalayam (Theni Dist), Chembarambakkam arg (Tiruvallur Dist), Pondicherry (Puducherry Dist), Needamangalam (Tiruvarur Dist), Sendurai (Ariyalur Dist), Gobichettipalayam (Erode Dist), R.s.mangalam (Ramanathapuram Dist), Sankaridurg (Salem Dist), Poonamalle arg (Tiruvallur Dist), Thuraiyur (Trichy Dist), Aruppukottai (Virudhunagar Dist), Chennai(Nungambakkam) (Chennai Dist), Thuckalay (Kanyakumari Dist), Kovilpatti (Toothukudi Dist), Karur,  Viralimalai (Pudukkottai Dist), Chidambaram AWS, Paiyur AWS (Krishnagiri Dist), Uthagamandalam AWS (Nilgiris Dist), Samayapuram (Trichy Dist), Kulithalai (Karur Dist), Tiruvarur  1 each.

 16/11/2014: Coonoor pto (Nilgiris Dist), Coonoor (Nilgiris Dist) 4 each, Kayathar arg (Toothukudi Dist), Vallam (Thanjavur Dist) 3 each, K bridge (Nilgiris Dist), Ayikudi (Tirunelveli Dist) 2 each, Madurai Airport (Madurai Dist)Ketti (Nilgiris Dist), Madurai south, Needamangalam,  Sankarankoil (Tirunelveli Dist), Thenkasi (Tirunelveli Dist), R.s.mangalam (Ramanathapuram Dist), Sathanur Dam (Tiruvannamalai Dist), Barur (Krishnagiri Dist), Andipatti (Theni Dist), Pochampalli (Krishnagiri Dist), Harur (Dharmapuri Dist), Chittampatti (Madurai Dist), Kollimalai arg (Namakkal Dist), Yercaud (Salem Dist), Tirupuvanam (Sivaganga Dist), Parangipettai (Cuddalore Dist) 1 each.

 17/11/2014: Erode, Ambasamudram (Tirunelveli Dist), Palacode (Dharmapuri Dist) 3 each, Palani (Dindigul Dist), Kallakurichi (Villupuram Dist) 2 each, Cheranmahadevi (Tirunelveli Dist), Tiruppur, Vazhapadi (Salem Dist), Chatrapatti (odanchatra (Dindigul Dist), Pamban (Ramanathapuram Dist), Marandahalli (Dharmapuri Dist), Omalur (Salem Dist), Papanasam (Tirunelveli Dist), Perundurai (Erode Dist), Sulur (Coimbatore Dist), Coimbatore Airport  1 each. 

18/11/2014: Pamban (Ramanathapuram Dist), Cheranmahadevi (Tirunelveli Dist) 2 each, Lower kothaiyar arg (Kanyakumari Dist), Rameswaram (Ramanathapuram Dist) 1 each.

 

19/11/2014: Pamban 10, Madukkur (Thanjavur Dist), Rameswaram (Ramanathapuram Dist) 7 each, Ramnad  nicra, Anaikaranchatram(KolliDam), Kamudhi (Ramanathapuram Dist) 6 each, Sirkali (Nagapattinam Dist), Thiruthuraipoondi (Tiruvarur Dist), Alangudi (Pudukkottai Dist), Chidambaram, Vedaranyam, Kodavasal (Tiruvarur Dist), Pattukottai (Thanjavur Dist), Orthanad (Thanjavur Dist) 5 each, Peravurani (Thanjavur Dist), K.m.koil (Cuddalore Dist), Viralimalai (Pudukkottai Dist), Manamelkudi (Pudukkottai Dist), Mannargudi (Tiruvarur Dist), Muthupet (Tiruvarur Dist), Ramanathapuram, Pudukottai, Vallam (Thanjavur Dist) 4 each, Adirampatnam, Tiruvarur, Jayamkondam (Ariyalur Dist), Mayiladuthurai (Nagapattinam Dist), Nagapattinam, Gandarvakottai (Pudukkottai Dist), Valangaiman (Tiruvarur Dist), Sethiathope (Cuddalore Dist), Karaikal, R.s.mangalam  3 each, Tondi (Ramanathapuram Dist), Mudukulatur (Ramanathapuram Dist), Paramakudi (Ramanathapuram Dist), Nannilam (Tiruvarur Dist), Tirumayam (Pudukkottai Dist), Kamudhi arg (Ramanathapuram Dist), Karaikudi (Sivaganga Dist), Papanasam (Tirunelveli Dist), Kadavur (Karur Dist), Perungalur (Pudukkottai Dist), Thiruvidaimaruthur (Thanjavur Dist), Pandavaiyar head (Tiruvarur Dist), Arimalam (Pudukkottai Dist) 2 each, Kumbakonam (Thanjavur Dist), Sendurai (Ariyalur Dist), Trangambadi(or)tranqueb, Keeranur (Pudukkottai Dist), Arantangi (Pudukkottai Dist), Needamangalam,  Manamadurai (Sivaganga Dist), Illayangudi (Sivaganga Dist), Aduthurai AWS (Thanjavur Dist), Papanasam (Thanjavur Dist), Tiruchendur (Toothukudi Dist), Manapparai (Trichy Dist), Natham (Dindigul Dist), Marungapuri (Trichy Dist), Parangipettai (Cuddalore Dist), Sivaganga (Sivaganga Dist), Palayamkottai (Tirunelveli Dist), Kadaladi (Ramanathapuram Dist), Srimushnam (Cuddalore Dist), Surangudi (Toothukudi Dist), Tiruvaiyaru (Thanjavur Dist), Ariyalur, Tirupathur (Sivaganga Dist), Nanguneri (Tirunelveli Dist), Devakottai (Sivaganga Dist), Rajapalayam (Virudhunagar Dist), Tiruvadanai (Ramanathapuram Dist), Satankulam (Toothukudi Dist), Mangalapuram (Namakkal Dist), Illuppur (Pudukkottai Dist)Dindigul 1 each.

 

 

Season’s Rainfall for the period from 01.10.2014 to 19.11.2014:

 

Excess:       Dharmapuri, Dindigul, Erode, Nagapattinam, Nilgiris, Ramanathapuram, Theni, Tirunelveli, Tiruppur, Tiruvarur and Toothukudi districts.

 

Normal:      Chennai, Coimbatore, Cuddalore,  Karur, Krishnagiri, Madurai, Namakkal, Perambalur,  Pudukkotai, Salem, Sivaganga, Thanjavur, Tiruvallur, Villupuram districts,

              Karaikal  and Puducherry.  

   

Deficient:      Ariyalur,   Kancheepuram, Kanyakumari, Tiruvannamalai, Tiruchirapalli, Vellore and Virudhunagar districts.

 

Chief synoptic features and its associated weather:

 

Northeast monsoon was active over the state on 13th and 14th.

 

                A low pressure area laid over Gulf of Mannar and adjoining South Tamil Nadu and Srilanka on 13th with associated upper air cyclonic circulation extended upto 3.1 Km above sea level. Light to moderate Northeasterly to Easterlies prevailed over the state on 17th and 18th.   

 

 

 

Temperature:

 

                The minimum temperature were above normal at a few places over North Tamil Nadu and were below normal at one or two places over South Tamil Nadu on 15th and 16th. They were below normal at a few places over Tamil Nadu on 17th and 18th. The minimum temperature were nearly normal during the rest of the week.

 

Rainfall: Rainfall occurred most places over the state on 14th, many places on 13th, 15th, at a few places on 19th and at isolated places from 16 to 18 November. 

 

Damages: As per press/media reports, three persons were electrocuted in Nagapattinam and Thiruvarur districts of delta region due to heavy rain and flood on 13th November 2014. A total of 14 trees were uprooted in Chennai city alone due to strong winds/ heavy rain on 13th November 2014.

 

 

 

 

 

Regional Meteorological Centre,                                                                                                  Dr. S. R. RAMANAN

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

Date: 19.11.2014                                                                                            for Deputy Director General of Meteorology 

 

 

 

 

 

 

RAINFALL STATEMENT

 

 

Rainfall for the week ending

19th  November 2014

Seasonal rainfall for the period from 01.10.2014  to 19.11.2014

Districts

Actual

(mm)

Normal (mm)

Departure (%)

Actual

(mm)

Normal

(mm)

Departure (%)

Ariyalur

54.4

49.8

9

251.7

343.7

-27

Chennai

100.4

92.2

9

568.4

530.7

7

Coimbatore

6.9

24.5

-72

274.1

251.1

9

Cuddalore

139.7

71.8

95

495.6

431.1

15

Dharmapuri

39.8

20.1

98

330.1

253.7

30

Dindigul

25.7

34.4

-25

373.2

310.1

20

Erode

30.8

21.4

44

375.7

243.7

54

Kancheepuram

92.5

55.5

67

329.6

421.3

-22

Kanyakumari

39.1

44.9

-13

309.8

391.3

-21

Karaikal

154.1

89.0

73

649.5

610.9

6

Karur

34.9

25.6

36

236.2

232.4

2

Krishnagiri

29.5

16.4

80

246.7

233.2

6

Madurai

11.1

26.8

-58

268.4

325.1

-17

Nagapattinam

152.8

90.1

70

683.6

522.7

31

Namakkal

35.8

20.9

71

239.3

230.6

4

Nilgiris

82.6

38.2

116

473.4

352.8

34

Perambalur

32.3

35.8

-10

295.7

300.5

-2

Pudukottai

60.3

33.8

78

245.4

259.5

-5

Ramanathapuram

71.2

35.5

100

400.2

319.4

25

Salem

39.4

28.3

39

305.9

279.7

9

Sivaganga

21.9

29.1

-25

312.0

300.9

4

Thanjavur

93.5

42.6

119

351.8

334.8

5

Theni

13.5

28.7

-53

335.7

276.9

21

Tirunelveli

65.0

44.7

45

520.6

313.5

66

Tiruppur

13.2

23.0

-43

311.1

239.5

30

Tiruvallur

104.9

62.3

68

377.4

400.2

-6

Tiruvannamalai

56.1

40.2

39

189.2

318.5

-41

Tiruvarur

134.7

67.9

98

494.8

402.9

23

Toothukudi

23.9

37.5

-36

379.0

286.8

32

Tiruchirapalli

40.3

30.7

31

204.5

273.6

-25

Vellore

43.6

28.3

54

159.9

252.6

-37

Villupuram

84.5

44.0

92

329.7

322.8

2

Virudhunagar

6.6

36.7

-82

250.3

311.0

-20

Puducherry

133.2

71.3

87

589.2

544.6

8

Tamilnadu

51.4

36.6

41

327.0

305.0

7

Tamilnadu and

Puducherry

51.7

36.7

41

327.9

305.9

7

 

           

LEGEND:

Excess: 20% or more

Normal:   +19% to –19%

Deficient: -20% to –59%

Scanty: -60% to  -99%

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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