The South West Monsoon has been vigorous over parts of J&K and some more parts of Western Himalayan region in association with an upper air Cyclonic circulation and a Western disturbance over the past 24 hours. Towards the Eastern Himalayas, a Low Pressure area seen close to North Bangladesh will trigger heavy to very heavy rains over parts of NE India and East India. In the south, an upper air cyclonic circulation seen over TN will increase the rainfall activity in the state, mainly the interiors, over the next few days.
Chennai to see a partly cloudy day with a day time maximum temperature settling close to 34-35 C. Isolated rains likely in some parts of the city and its outskirts.
Vellore will stay warm and maximum temperature would stay close to 35 C. Rain/T’Showers may occur in some isolated parts.
Coimbatore will continue to stay hot going by its standards with a day time maximum close to 34 C.
Madurai will have to bear another hot day with maximum settling close to 38 C. Thunderstorms possible towards late in the afternoon/evening.
Trichy will continue to swelter under the heat with mercury levels touching 38 C.