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Chennai weather: City to receive rainfall over next 24 hours

The Regional Meteorological Department has predicted heavy rainfall in Chennai and other districts in Tamil Nadu over the next 24 hours.

Chennai rains had minimal impact on groundwater table: Weather body

The light rainfall received in Chennai has helped the groundwater in the city percolate very little over the last one month.


Heavy rainfall likely in Chennai, Puducherry over next 24 hours

Chennai weather: The Regional Meteorological Centre (RMC) predicted that most of the districts in Tamil Nadu and Puducherry will receive light to moderate rainfall.

A world without water

Chennai is parched. So is Tamil Nadu. Women of already water-stressed districts like Virudhunagar and Ramanathapuram have to walk several kilometres daily to fetch water. The walks offer no assurance of the availability of water.

How long will rain last in Chennai? This 'Tamil Nadu Weatherman' has the answer

TamilNadu Weatherman has a following of around 2,69,000 people on Twitter, which is roughly five times that of Skymetweather with 51,800 followers. IMD has even lesser number of followers — 23,100. 

Chennai Rains: Photos of cops cleaning drains, distributing food go viral, Tweeple can't thank them enough

Photos of Chennai policemen cleaning clogged drains with bare hands without waiting for civic officials is going viral on social media


Chennai struggling to return to normalcy after raging floods

Chennai floods: The rains have virtually broken a 100-year record with one day's rainfall covering a month's average.

Chennai grapples with flood aftermath

There were serpentine queues outside the few ATMs and petrol stations that were operating. Tamil Nadu government has said that the fuel situation will ease in the next couple of days.

24-year-old student survives Chennai flood, comes home

"From Bengaluru my son took a flight and reached here this afternoon,” said the relieved father.

Maharashtra reaches out to help students stuck in Chennai

The state government has sent two buses from Bengaluru for the stranded students to ensure they reached home safely.

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Chennai receives heaviest rainfall in a decade, city plunged in despair

Heavy rains that sank Chennai city in 24 hours was the highest rainfall in the last 10 years.