Madurai

Water level in Periyar dam

MADURAI

Water level in Periyar dam stood at 125.65 feet (permissible level is 142 ft.), with an inflow of 1,436 cusecs and a discharge of 1,450 cusecs. In Vaigai dam, the level was 59.28 ft. (71 ft.), with an inflow of 1,989 cusecs and a discharge of 660 cusces. Combined storage in Periyar credit was 6,569 mcft.

Rainfall recorded in the 24 hours ending at 6 a.m. on Wednesday was (in mm): Peranai 12, Kodaikanal 11.8, Pulipatti 7.4, Marudanthi dam 4.2, Vaigai dam 2.2, Shanmuganathi dam 2, Gudalur and Uthamapalayam 1 each.

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