Sat, Oct 25, 2014, 12:19 PM
Heavy rains are predicted in many parts of Southern India as Northeast Monsoon has set in. On 18, Northeast monsoon winds caused by retreating southwest monsoons swept over Karnataka, Tamil Nadu and Kerala and AP causing rainfall. In Chennai in just one day,a whopping 78.1 mm rainfall was registered. Due to this onset of Monsoon, few spells of rain was also experienced in Prakasam and Nellore districts along with Machilipatnam of Coastal Andhra Pradesh.