Heavy rainfall will continue in Tamil Nadu and Kerala over the next 48 hours, said the weather department. Rainfall began after a deep depression formed in the Bay of Bengal. The system is currently 70 km east of Chennai and is moving north towards the coastal Andhra.
Rainfall is also predicted over south coastal and interior Tamil Nadu durning the next 24 hours. Similarly, heavy rainfall is predicted over south Andhra Pradesh coast during the next 48 hours.