Madurai

Water level

The water level in Periyar dam on Saturday stood at 126.50 feet (permissible level is 142 ft.), with an inflow of 475 cusecs and a discharge of 100 cusecs. In Vaigai dam, the level was 63.45 ft. (71 ft.), with an inflow of 40 cusecs and a discharge of 72 cusecs. Combined storage in Periyar credit was 6,315 mcft.

Rainfall recorded in the region in the 24 hours ending 6 a.m. on Saturday was (in mm): Melur 11, Thaniamangalam 6.4, Periyar dam 4.4, Chittampatti 3.6, Gudalur 2.4, Thekkadi 2.2, Madurai city 2 and Shanmuganathi dam 1.7.

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