11 November, 2021

Flooding in Chennai, India

Due to the depression over the south west Bay of Bengal and heavy to very heavy rainfall in the last 24 hours over Chennai, Ennore and Karaikal and Krishnapatnam Ports with wind speed of 40 KM (Approx).

Port Impact: Partial Closure

  • Chennai - Port Operations suspended from 07:00 hrs today due to heavy rainfall and low visibility, local transport also suspended by the authorities due to flood.
  • Ennore - Port Operations suspended from 07:30 hrs today due to heavy rainfall and low visibility, local transport also suspended by the authorities due to flood.
  • Karaikal - Port Operations suspended from 07:00 hrs today due to heavy rainfall and low visibility. Karaikal Port Authorities declared "Force Measure" with effects from today.
  • Krishnapatnam - Port Operations are may delayed due to heavy rain fall, presently no report from Port Authorities on stoppage of operations.

We are monitoring the situation and will update as soon as we receive and new information.