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Chennai Weather: Heavy Rainfall due to Cyclonic Pressure over Bay of Bengal

Chennai Weather: Heavy Rainfall due to Cyclonic Pressure over Bay of Bengal
Written by Shilpi Gupta

On Monday, Chennai witnessed heavy rainfall which in turns calm down the mercury levels of the city. Due to a cyclone formation over the Bay of Bengal, the weather department has predicted more and heavy rainfalls in the coming days. The schools in the city remained closed on Monday because of heavy rain. Heavy rains caused waterlogging and traffic jams in areas like Anna Nagar, Kathipara Junction. Weather conditions in Chennai and adjoining areas affect eventually as the temperatures witnesses a significant drop. The Chennai has been lashed with heavy rain from last 24 hours.

As per the weather department, the intensity of rainfall in Chennai may increase. The weather conditions are likely to be cloudy. More spells of rain likely to occur and temperature of the city may vary between 28 and 24 deg Celsius respectively.

Continue rains are expected throughout the entire Tamil Nadu including the Chennai for three days with few breaks in between. These rains will be diminished and can be heavier in terms of intensity.

Not only Chennai is bearing thundershowers from past three days but also adjoining areas including Anna Nagar have been receiving very heavy rains. Schools and offices work and timing of the city affect due to regular rainfall.

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Shilpi Gupta

Food Technologist by Profession and Blogger by Destiny. love to write articles on food technology, spirituality and social issues.