Orange alert regarding very heavy rains has been issued for 6 districts in TN on 21st October and 4 districts on 22nd October.
According to Mr, N. Puviarasan, director, RMC, Chennai, the atmospheric air circulation over Sri Lanka and in southwest Bay of Bengal would bring heavy rains in many districts belonging to TN. He added that on 20th October, there would be heavy rains with lightning and thunder in districts like Pudukottai, Sivagangai, Ramanathapuram, Thoothukudi, Virudhunagar, Tirunelveli, Kallakurichi, Salem, Madurai, Trichy, Perambalur,Ariyalur, Cuddalore etc.
On 21st of October, Pudukottai, Sivagangai, Madurai, Ramanathapuram, Karur etc would receive very heavy rains with lightning and thunder.
It must be noted that in districts like Salem, Namakkal, Kallakurichi, Nilgiris, Coimbatore, Tiruppur and Karaikal districts would receive heavy rains o0n 21st October. It was mentioned that on 22nd October districts like Salem, Namakkal, Kallalurichi and Dharmapuri would receive very heavy rains.
There would be heavy rains in Ariyalur, Perambalur, Trichy, Karur, Cuddalore, Villupuram, Kanniyakumari, Nilgiris and Coimbatore districts.