|Hail stone rain hits Sivakasi|
Today, Sivakasi town receives heavy rainfall between 04:25 p.m. to 05:40 p.m.. Heavy winds were accompanied by sharp showers. Later hail stones hit Sivakasi. There were sporadic incidents of power cuts due to snapping of power cables. Several low lying areas were inundated. Rain water harvesting systems, installed in buildings, received copious amount of water. Today's rain affects Chithirai Pongal Therottam. The small temple chariot reaches its destination, whereas, the big chariot was pulled for a fewer distance. For the next one week sky will be partly cloudy with chances for rain, with average maximum and minimum weather of 38 and 27 degree celsius.