Neelam Tsiklonoobrazny storm, which was forecast to fall on the Indian city of Chennai, the capital of Tamil Nadu, has bypassed this town side. But instead suffered a city Chennai India — Mamllapuram, located 60 km to the south.
Ironically, in an area of the state, where the storm looked in the first place, no one was hurt. But in other towns of Tamil Nadu there are casualties Neelam. According to official figures, the death toll is 4. The entire population of the northern coast of the state is in okoloshokovom condition because the damage caused by the elements, is significant. Met is going to release details about the incident.
Despite the fact that the area on which the storm came, got an impressive portion of precipitation, weather forecasters had expected last day Ni'mah onshore impact will be much stronger. Crossing the border of the land, the storm had a maximum wind speed of about 75 km / h in the city of Chennai and 65 km / h in Kalpakkam. Moving in a northwesterly direction, Neelam gradually lost their power, still abundantly wet ground in the rain. Due to the bad weather had canceled classes in all schools and colleges, administrative areas on the coast.