The Public Works Department said 38,477 cusecs of water flowing into the Bhavani River reached the reservoir and the flow decreased to 35,067 cusecs during the day. The water bodies are filling up fast in the state, sources said. Water left paddy fields flooded and also entered habitations in parts of Tirunelveli city. Authorities released 1,000 cusecs of water due to the heavy rainfall in the catchment areas of the reservoir. The river water reaches Lower Bhavani Project Reservoir at Bhavanisagar. Representative Image. Loading. They affected the Coromandel Coast region of the South Indian states of Tamil Nadu and Andhra Pradesh. Published Nov 14, 2015, 11:59 am IST. “In 2015, 90,000 cusecs of water was released from the reservoir leading to a flood. Thamirabarani river that was flooded due to release of nearly 30,000 cusecs from Papanasam and Manimuthar reservoirs on Tuesday left several low lying areas on the banks of the river inundated. Flood alert has been sounded in more than 20 villages in Sathyamangalam, Gobichettipalayam and Bhavani in west Tamil Nadu. Coimbatore : With pounding Southwest monsoon for the last four days, almost all the water bodies in Coimbatore and neighbouring Nilgiris district are brimming to full, forcing the administration to alert the people living on river banks to move to safer places. Tamil Nadu's PWD announced the release of water from the Chembarambakkam lake to other water bodies in & around Chennai and Kanchipuram. The Central Water Commission (CWC) has issued a fresh flood warning for the coming 24 hours in areas of Coastal Tamil Nadu and South Coastal Andhra Pradesh, on Tuesday. Several parts of Tamil Nadu have been receiving heavy rainfall since Wednesday, flooding low-lying areas. A flood alert has been issued to people living on the banks of river Bhavani in Erode, a western district of Tamil Nadu, in the wake of copious rains in catchment areas, officials said on Monday. A flood alert has been sounded in more than 20 villages in Sathyamangalam, Gobichettipalayam and Bhavani in west Tamil Nadu. Flash flood detection. Watch: Rare Gangetic dolphin beaten to death in Uttar Pradesh's Pratapgarh, No breakthrough in fresh round of Centre-farmers' talks, next meeting on January 15, Copyright © 2021 Living Media India Limited. In Sri Lanka, 57 houses were destroyed with 2,753 others being damaged. More than 500 people were killed and over 1.8 million (18 lakh) people were displaced. Cyclone Nivar Tamil Nadu: What the government was not prepared is for Chennai city to flood on Day 1 of the cyclone alert. Satellite Cloud Tops Alert. Heavy rainfall was also reported from the suburbs of Chennai since early Tuesday. Read full article. Flooding occurred in Tamil Nadu and Puducherry, inundating the Chidambaram Nataraja Temple. Cyclone Nivar has not even made landfall yet, but … Chennai experienced heavy rainfall on Monday and Tuesday, forcing the water level at the Chembarambakkam lake to rise up to 25 cubic feet as opposed to its 24-cubic feet mark. Just a few days after cyclone Nivar hit Tamil Nadu, the Cyclone Warning Division of the India Meteorological Department (IMD) has warned that another cyclonic storm called Burevi is set to make landfall in southern parts of Tamil Nadu. A flood alert has been sounded in eight villages near Gunderiapallam dam in the district by PWD and revenue departments as the dam has nearly touched its full level of … Flood alert issued in Tamil Nadu, 3 houses collapse, 17 dead. Tirupur: Following heavy rains due to the north east monsoons, a flood alert has been issued in the low lying areas of Tamil Nadu. This comes as a result of spate in several water bodies as a result of heavy rains in the catchment areas in the wake of Cyclone Nivar. People of several villages living along the banks of Palar river received flood alert after the water body experienced an inflow of over 40,000 cft. Cyclone Burevi that has hit Tamil Nadu, within a week of its recovery from Cyclone Nivar, has made water bodies reach their full capacity across the state. Authorities on Wednesday sounded a flood alert in Tamil Nadu’s western and central districts and began evacuations even as the region has received deficient rainfall this monsoon. (Representational Image) A flood alert has been issued to people living on the banks of river Bhavani in this western district of Tamil Nadu as a dam built across it has surplussed in the wake of copious rains in catchment areas, officials said on Monday. 2 December 2019, 10:44 pm. The city and coastal areas of Tamil Nadu are bracing for cyclone NIvar, which is likely to make a landfall at night on Wednesday or early morning on Thursday (November 26). The heavy rains due to cyclone Nivar have resulted in a spate in water bodies in the state. For reprint rights: Syndications Today, 20 villages in Tamil Nadu get flood alert, Heavy rains claim three more lives in Kerala, monsoon toll rises to 31, Kerala rains: IMD issues red alert for Wayanad, Kozhikode districts, Rain batters several parts of Karnataka, flood situation looms large. The spate in Thenneri lake has resulted in flood alert to 10 villages of Kancheepuram district and 15 villages of Chengalpattu district. A flood alert was sounded on Sunday (September 20) to the people living on the banks of Bhavani river in and around Mettupalayam in the district following release of surplus water from Pilloor Dam. DECCAN CHRONICLE. Erode: A flood alert has been issued to people living on the banks of river Bhavani in this western district of Tamil Nadu as a dam built across it has surplussed in the wake of copious rains in catchment areas, officials said on Monday. According to the European Civil Protection and Humanitarian Aid Operations, 10,336 people were displaced. New Delhi: With temperatures falling, an orange alert was issued by the India Meteorological Department (IMD) on Tuesday for the northern plains with a forecast of a cold wave for the next four days. Find all videogalleries including political news, current affairs and news headlines online on Tamil Nadu Flood Alert … Cauvery in spate, inundates low-lying areas in Tamil Nadu; flood alert sounded in 11 districts Several low-lying areas were inundated along the banks of Cauvery river and its tributary Bhavani in various parts of Tamil Nadu on Thursday in view of discharge of 1.60 lakh cusecs of water from the Mettur dam following heavy inflows from Karnataka. Flood alert in Hogenakkal following heavy inflow in Cauvery The continuous release of water into the river also increased the inflow into the Mettur Stanley reservoir considerably, officials said, adding, about a flow of 22,000 cusecs water per second was recorded in the river at the Hogenakkal area at 4-00 PM on Friday. Thanks to the active north east monsoon, storage in the 71 ft high Vaigai Dam in Theni district has touched 68 ft and a second flood alert … A flood alert has been issued in the Theni and Madurai districts of Tamil Nadu and people living along the banks of Bhavani and Cauvery have been advised to mov A flood alert was sounded on Sunday to the people living on the banks of Bhavani river in and around Mettupalayam in the district following release of surplus water from Pilloor Dam. As well as Chennai, severe flooding was also reported in the district of Tirunelveli, Tamil Nadu, where roads have been blocked and a bridge washed away. Satellite data: EUMETSAT. Flood alert sounded in Tamil Nadu, southern rivers in spate. DECCAN CHRONICLE. A red alert was also issued for parts of Kerala. The level of the reservoir touched 92.77 feet against the full capacity of 105 feet. After five years, the Poondi reservoir was opened since the inflow of water touched 10,254 cusecs on Friday. Flood alert issued for Cauvery river in six Tamil Nadu districts The collectors of Krishnagiri, Dharmapuri, Salem, Erode, Tiruchirapalli and Thanjavur districts gave the flood alert asking people living along the banks of the river, particularly those in low lying areas, to move to safer places in case of flood. 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Get all the latest news and updates on Tamil Nadu Flood Alert only on News18.com. The district administrations have instructed people in low-lying areas to move to relief camps or to safer places. Tamil Nadu Rains LIVE: Schools and colleges are shut in Tamil Nadu and Puducherry as the Met department issued a flood alert after heavy rainfall in the state. The 2015 South India floods resulted from heavy rainfall generated by the annual northeast monsoon in November–December 2015. Sources said the alert was issued as water inflow in the dam had increased earlier in the day and water is likely to … In January 2016, the state government issued a detailed final statement which said 421 people in Tamil Nadu had died of flood-related causes between 28 October, when the first monsoonal rains had arrived in earnest, through 31 December; however, relief workers alone had reported hundreds more who were missing, and various police reports had placed the death toll in the Chennai region alone at over 500 as … A flood alert has been issued to people living on the banks of river Bhavani in this western district of Tamil Nadu as a dam built across it has surpl CHENNAI: Tamil Nadu is all set to deploy an ‘intelligent flood warning system’ in Chennai, which will enable officials to get area-wise inundation details during … To flood on Day 1 of the reservoir sounded on Tamil Nadu, rivers... 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