The Monsoon Axis stubbornly continues to persist along the foothills of Himalayas. The Upper Air Circulation (UAC) over Bangladesh and Assam continues to bring heavy to very heavy rainfall over NE States, WB, & Sikkim. Kokrajhar in Assam in last 24 hrs. has recorded 341 mm rainfall. The Western Disturbance (WD) induced UAC over Jammu & Kashmir has been pounding North India with heavy rainfall with Kangra in Himachal recording 174 mm and this scenario will continue tomorrow.
The UAC over North Bay will bring rains to parts of Andhra Pradesh and the trough from the system is expected to dip down to Tamil Nadu. This will bring rains to many places in North Tamil Nadu and Interior Tamil Nadu. Coastal regions will also get occasional rains.
Chennai – Pleasant day on the cards with temperature to remain below normal close to 33-34 C. Rains expected in parts of the city.
Coimbatore – Temperature will continue to remain close to 31-32 C. Very light rains expected later in the day.
Madurai – Rains are expected in the evening / night with temperature likely to settle between 35-37 C.