The meteorological department has forecast heavy rains in Chennai today and tomorrow.
It rained at various places in Chennai last night. It also rained at Anna Nagar, Vadapalani, Coimbatore, Saligramam, Ashok Nagar, Valasaravakkam, Ekkaduthangal, Porur, Maduravayal, Mukapper and suburbs. The sun shone throughout the day, and at night it was cold with heavy rain. The Center for Meteorology has forecast heavy rains in Tamil Nadu due to westerly winds.
Heavy showers are also expected in the Nilgiris, Coimbatore, Tiruppur, Theni, Dindigul, Thiruvannamalai, Ranipettai, Tiruvallur, Kanchipuram, Chengalpattu, Villupuram and Pondicherry. The sky will be cloudy over Chennai. There may be light rain in a few places. Fishermen have been warned not to venture into Kumarikkadal, Gulf of Mannar, coastal areas of south Tamil Nadu and the adjoining southwestern Bay of Bengal.