Heavy rains pulverise TN coast; fresh ‘low’ in Bay by weekend

The India Meteorological Department (IMD) prolonged into Wednesday evening the timeline for the perfectly-marked very low-stress place around south Bay of Bengal to intensify as a melancholy, whilst it touched a uncooked nerve alongside the rain-weary Tamil Nadu coast by predicting the development of a successor very low-stress place all-around the exact same region by the weekend and its intensification.

The IMD expects the melancholy to be declared around the South-West Bay wherever a preparatory perfectly-marked ‘low’ had moved into by Wednesday evening.

The melancholy would transfer West-North-West and cross the north Tamil Nadu and adjoining south Andhra Pradesh coast concerning Karaikal and Sriharikota all-around Cuddalore, a familiar landfall point, by Thursday evening.

North TN coast blasted

But even ahead of the melancholy could kind, the charged-up easterlies to north-easterlies have been blasting absent at the weather conditions-crushed coast producing humongous volume of rainfall, which has rendered the coast susceptible. In a rainfall warning legitimate for Thursday, the IMD claimed light-weight to reasonable rainfall is possible at most spots with heavy to very heavy rainfall at a number of spots exceptionally heavy falls at isolated spots around north coastal Tamil Nadu, north interior Tamil Nadu, south coastal Andhra Pradesh and Rayalaseema. Major to very heavy rainfall is possible around south interior Karnataka.

Squally winds with speed reaching 45-55 km/hr gusting to 65 km/hr may well prevail around South-West and adjoining West-Central Bay, the Gulf of Mannar and alongside and off Tamil Nadu, Puducherry and South Andhra Pradesh coasts on Thursday as perfectly.

Warning to fishermen to keep away from venturing out into these areas have been prolonged likewise into the working day.