Tamil Nadu Chennai Rains, Weather Forecast October 28, 29 Highlights: The northeast monsoon arrived in Tamil Nadu as parts of the state received heavy rainfall, accompanied by thunderstorms on Thursday in the wee hours of morning. Parts of Chennai received heavy rainfall, leading to waterlogging in several areas.
According to the India Meteorological Department (IMD), Chennai and neighbouring districts of Tiruvallur, Kancheepuram and Chengalpattu will receive heavy rainfall over the next few hours. Chennai recorded a total of 872 mm of rainfall, while the the average rainfall recorded was 97.27 mm.
Mylapore in Chennai received the highest amount of rainfall, with 178 mm on rainfall recorded by the DGP office. Mambalam recorded the least with 47.80 mm of rain.
With waterlogging reported in several areas of the city, the Greater Chennai Corporation (GCC) released details of helplines for the public to lodge complaints.