A cyclonic circulation could bring more rains to Chennai in the coming days.
Story so far: The past few days have seen Chennai receive afternoon showers and cloudy skies. Nungambakkam and Meenambakkam recorded 168.5 mm and 158.1 mm of rainfall respectively, till August 30. Chennai has recorded 356.4 mm since June 1, 18% above normal.
- Private weather forecasters predict more thunderstorms in the days ahead due to circulation. After September 4, the coastal region will likely receive more rain.
- The cyclonic formation is over the south-central Bay of Bengal. It could travel towards the coast and weaken, bringing 20-30mm of rain every day.