Tuesday, 17 May 2016 - 19:33
Tropical Depression Warning for Tamilnadu, Puducherry, Andhra Pradesh
Yesterday’s well marked low pressure area over north Sri Lanka and adjoining areas of Gulf of Mannar and southwest Bay of Bengal moved north-northwestwards, concentrated into a Depression, about 240 kms south-southeast of Chennai at 0830 hours IST of today, the 17th May.
Indian Meteorological Department (IMT) issued heavy rainfall notice and stormy weather warnings to Tamilnadu, Puducherry, Andhra Pradesh.
IMT also stated that Sea condition would be rough to very rough along and off north Tamil Nadu & Puducherry and south Andhra Pradesh coasts during next 48 hours and advised fishermen not to venture into sea along & off Tamil Nadu & Puducherry and south Andhra Pradesh, Kerala coasts and Lakshadweep area during next two days.