The meteorological department also predicted rains in Chennai on Thursday evening or night.

Relief at last Tamil Nadu to get rainfall in next 24 hours predicts Met DeptImage for representation/ PTI
news Weather Thursday, August 10, 2017 - 15:55

There’s some good news in store for the people of Tamil Nadu according to the Regional Meteorological Centre (RMC) in Chennai. The Meteorological department has announced that there will be scattered rainfall in different parts of the state soon.

“There will be rains in different parts of Tamil Nadu. There might be heavy rainfall in some places. However, we cannot exactly tell the total quantity of the rain. As of now, it will be moderate rains in many places,” RMC told TNM.

The meteorological department also predicted rains in Chennai on Thursday evening or night. The rain will be light or moderate, says the prediction.

Tamil Nadu Weatherman predicted rains for Chennai and the nearby districts. “Chennai - has one of the best chances evening / tonight / early tomorrow morning. Vellore, Tirivannamalai, Tiruvallur, Kancheepuram too all have great chances.”

“Heavy rains for Chennai missed by a whisker as Chennai wakes up to monsoon like morning, again it’s a dream day for Tamil Nadu,” added the TN weatherman.

He also predicted rains in other parts of the state. “The Thanjavur storms which moved all the way to Vellore battering all districts (Cuddalore, Villupuram, Vellore, Tiruvallur) on the way and then new storms converged near Pulicat. Northern Chennai suburbs and Tiruvallur district areas again getting very good rains.”

He also added that Ramanathapuram might get some rain and even other districts like Thoothukudi and Nellai had good chance of rainfall on Thursday.

On Tuesday, Atiramapattinam received rainfall of 128 mm and Coimbatore received about 48.4 mm of rain. Other areas like Madurai received 30 mm, Trichy 12.8 mm, Palayankottai 8mm, Coonoor 4.8mm and Kodaikanal 2.8 mm, reported

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