Cyclone 'Roanu' 280 km off Gopalpur; rains, winds disrupt life

Cyclonic storm 'Roanu' over Bay of Bengal moved northeastwards and lay centred around 280 km southwest off Gopalpur coast on Friday as rains coupled with gusty surface winds lashed several parts of Odisha.

Coastal Andhra on alert as 'Roanu' triggers heavy rains

Vijayawada: Authorities in coastal Andhra Pradesh went on alert on Thursday as rains continue to lash the state under the impact of cyclonic storm `Roanu` over the Bay of Bengal.

Cyclone ROANU: MeT dept predicts heavy rainfall across Odisha

Cyclone ROANU: MeT dept predicts heavy rainfall across Odisha

The deep depression over west-central and adjoining southwest Bay of Bengal moved nearly north-northeastwards before intensifying into the cyclonic storm 'ROANU' and lay centred about 590 km southeast of Gopalpur, the Meteorological Centre here said.

Depression in Bay of Bengal may turn into cyclonic storm: IMD

Depression in Bay of Bengal may turn into cyclonic storm: IMD

The depression moved north northwest and lay centred about 120 km south by southeast of Chennai, the India Meteorological Department said on Tuesday evening.

Odisha may get rain, thundershower, gusty surface winds in next 24 hours

Odisha may get rain, thundershower, gusty surface winds in next 24 hours

A total of 14 places in the state recorded temperature above 40 degrees Celsius out of which five places recorded temperature above 42 degrees.

India tests n-capable missile from Arihant

According to sources, the test was conducted on March 31 from Arihant in the Bay of Bengal. The missile was fired from around 20 metres under water, and covered a distance of 700 km before hitting the target.

Cargo plane crashes in Bangladesh

A small cargo plane with four persons on board crashed today in Bay of Bengal near a northeastern Bangladeshi town.

International Fleet Review in Bay of Bengal

Check out the preparations of International fleet review in Bay of Bengal.

Indo-Japan Coast Guard joint exercise to be held on January 15

A joint sea exercise between Indian and Japanese Coast Guards will be held on January 15 here, aimed at strengthening relationship and refine the joint operating procedures between the coast guards of the two nations.

Tamil Nadu received 53% more rain than average in 2015: Met dept

The devastating rains that created havoc in Chennai and neighbouring districts earlier this month, was due to slow movement of weaker systems present over Bay of Bengal which subsequently led to 53 percent higher rainfall than the average, the weather office said on Thursday.

Trough over Bay of Bengal to weaken: IMD

However, coastal districts Cuddalore and Nagapattinam and Puducherry and Karaikal districts will be lashed by heavy rains as the weather circulation has moved to the central part of TN.

Puducherry pounded by 83.4 cm rainfall in November alone

Union Territory of Puducherry, which would normally receive an average 76.7 cms of rainfall during north east monsoon (October to December), recorded as much as 83.4 cm rains in the month of November.

Rain lash many parts of Tamil Nadu

Sharp showers continued to lash many parts of the state, including Chennai, resulting in water-logging in many areas and forcing closure of schools in the city even as the weather office forecast more rains.

Possibility of heavy to very heavy rains in Tamil Nadu for next 2 days

The low pressure over Bay of Bengal will bring rains to Tamil Nadu and Puduchery on Sunday, the Regional Meteorological Center on Saturday said, warning of 'heavy to very heavy rains' for the two days.

Tamil Nadu govt pegs flood damage at Rs 8,481 crore, Jayalalithaa writes to PM Modi

Tamil Nadu govt pegs flood damage at Rs 8,481 crore, Jayalalithaa writes to PM Modi

With the North East Monsoon leaving a trail of destruction in Tamil Nadu, the state government on Monday pegged the damage at Rs 8,481 crore, with Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa urging Prime Minister Narendra Modi to immediately release Rs 2,000 crore to sustain relief work.

Heavy rain continues to disrupt life in Chennai; waterlogging at several places

Heavy rain continues to disrupt life in Chennai; waterlogging at several places

In Tamil Nadu, rain has stopped in most parts of the state. 

Respite in rain in TN, Puducherry after deep depression makes landfall

Respite in rain in TN, Puducherry after deep depression makes landfall

There was a respite in rain in coastal parts of Tamil Nadu and Puducherry Tuesday morning after a deep depression made a landfall yesterday.

Heavy rain dampens Diwali spirit, shoppers inconvenienced

Last-minute Diwali shoppers had a harrowing time as incessant rains brought Chennai to a virtual standstill with clogged roads leading to traffic snarls and affecting free movement in the busy areas.

Deep depression may trigger rain in Odisha, fishermen asked to be cautious

A deep depression over the Bay of Bengal is likely to trigger rain or thundershower coupled with gusty surface winds in some parts of Odisha.

Cyclone to hit Bay of Bengal tonight, may impact Tamil Nadu?

The Weather department has cautioned the citizens of Chennai about a cyclone that might hit the bay of Chennai by tonight.