Thursday, September 05, 2013

Circulation expected along Andhra, Tamilnadu coast on Saturday !

By tomorrow evening, a mid 700hpa level circulation is expected over W Bay east of #Chennai ... 

An upper level circulation may also pop along central Tamilnadu coast on tomorrow evening.

The low level circulation associated with the upcoming W Bay mid level circulation is expected to pop along central Andhra coast on Saturday

From tomorrow noon, HEAVY rain expected for central coast Tamilnadu and for N,N-E Tamilnadu into S Karnataka, S Andhra.

Updates from Bangalore, Belgaum, Puducherry

Belgaum - "Super RaInBoW after moderate evening showers with sunshine"... 

RT @pras_ja: @weatherofindia it's raining in Pondicherry.. (6:54pm)

RT @rajugana:  Bangalore 6.35pm, Rain lashing for the 5th day in the eve / night. looks heading for heavy 

#Bangalore - 6:02pm, "Raining in Northern part of city"

#Chennai - 6:25pm, localized moderate rain seen over N-W suburbs of city.

#Kolkata - All day muggy, warm and DRY.
#Chennai - 4:50pm, Super T.showers crossed just south of Tambaram and now crossing into sea after crossing ECR, Kovalam and Mahabalipuram.

4pm, Lots of showers seen over S,S-central Karnataka, N,N-W,N-E,S-central Tamilnadu ... 

4pm, Showers also seen over N-E Andhra, N Odisha and over N-E states...

Davangere - 3:43pm, "It's raining"

Rain near Chennai, 1:30pm

1:20pm, Moderate T Showers has popped over W,W-S-W from #Chennai at around 100km. Slow eastward movement seen.

~~ update at 2:47pm ~~

#Chennai - 2:30pm, T Showers seen over W,S-W from city at 60km. Now crossing Kanchipuram and Arakkonam belt and moving East.

Rain expected for S,S-central Karnataka, N,N-E Tamilnadu

Today as well, the N-S trough from N Bengal along S-E coast, can be seen upto central Tamilnadu coast ... 

Today, before early hrs of 6-Sep, HEAVY rain expected for S,S-central Karnataka, #Bangalore, S Andhra, N,N-E Tamilnadu and #Chennai.

During next 36hrs, scattered rain expected for Kerala as well.

Puerto Lopez in Columbia the New wettest place in the World and revised Top 20 wettest places

Information provided recently by IDEAM (Institute of Hydrology, Meteorology and Environmental Studies), the Colombian meteorological service, indicates that one of his official sites called Port Lopez in the Department of the Cauca, pacific region has an annual average rainfall of anywhere else in the world.

The Top 20 Wettest Places in the World
1. 524.68" / 13327 mm - Puerto Lopez, Cauca, Columbia, South America
2. 512.08" / 13008 mm - La Concha, Cauca, Columbia, South America
3. 473.86" / 12036 mm - Bahia Malaga, Valle, Columbia, South America
4. 467.35” / 11871 mm  - Mawsynram, Meghalaya, India, Asia
5. 463.66” / 11777 mm - Cherrapunji, Meghalaya , India, Asia
6. 453.38” / 11516 mm - Cropp at Waterfall, South Island, New Zealand
7. 448.58” / 11394 mm - Tutunendo, Choco, Colombia, South America    
8. 423.19” / 10749  mm - Quibdo, Choco, Colombia, South America   
9. 411.42” / 10450 mm - Ureca, Bioko Island, Equatorial Guinea, Africa
10. 405.47” / 10299 mm - Debundscha, Fako, Cameroon, Africa
11. 404.40” / 10272 mm - Big Bog, Maui, Hawaii, Oceania
12. 384.35” / 9763 mm - Mt.Waialeale, Kauai, Hawaii, Oceania
13. 365.87" / 9293 mm - Kukui, Maui, Hawaii, Oceania
14. 327.72" / 8324 mm - Walakkad, Kerala, India, Asia
15. 21.60” / 8169 mm - Emei Shan, Sichuan, China, Asia 
16. 315.24" / 8007 mm - Hulikal, Karnataka, India, Asia
17. 307.90” / 7821 mm - Bowden Pen, Jamaica, Oceania 
18. 300.00" / 7620 mm - Agumbe, Karnataka, India, Asia
19. 297.60” / 7559 mm - Lloro, Choco, Colombia, South America    
20. 280.98” / 7137 mm - Andagoya, Choco, Colombia, South America   

More on Port Lopez monthly rainfall records etc in