Periyar Dam Water Level: Thursday, Dec 24, 2009

MADURAI: The level in the Periyar dam on Wednesday stood at 125.50 feet (136 feet full level) with an inflow of 506 cusecs and a discharge of 1,286 cusecs.

The level in the Vaigai dam was 54.27 feet (71 feet) with an inflow of 960 cusecs and a discharge of 1,260 cusecs. The combined Periyar credit stood at 5,181 mcft.

Rainfall

Sothuparai dam recorded a rainfall of 12 mm followed by Tekkadi 10.2, Vaigai dam 9.6, Peranai 8.2, Gudalur, Shanmuganadi and Marudhanadi 6 mm each, Kallandiri 5, Sattaiyar dam, Uthamapalayam and Mettupatti 4 mm each, Idayapatti 2.7, Veerapandi and Thaniyamangalam 2 mm each, Melur and Andipatti 1 mm each.

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Periyar Dam Level: Monday, Dec 14, 2009

MADURAI: The level in the Periyar dam on Sunday stood at 128.60 feet (full level 136 feet) with an inflow of 216 cusecs and a discharge of 1,418 cusecs.

The level in the Vaigai dam was 54.66 feet (71 feet) with an inflow of 1,176 cusecs and a discharge of 312 cusecs. The combined Periyar credit stood at 5,914 mcft.

Vaigai dam recorded a rainfall of 1 mm, Manjular dam 6 mm, Marudanathi 5 mm, Peranai 14 mm, Andipatti 23 mm, Madurai 7 mm, Sathayar Dam 16 mm, Mettupatti 19 mm, Kallandhiri 7.6 mm, Sittampatti 2 mm, Pulipatti 5 mm, Melur 6 mm, and Thaniyamangalam 11 mm.

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Periyar Dam Water Level: Tuesday, Nov 24, 2009

MADURAI: Water level in the Periyar dam on Monday stood at 135.80 feet (full level 136 feet) with an inflow of 1,809 cusecs and a discharge of 1,843 cusecs.

The level in the Vaigai dam was 67.85 feet (71 feet) with an inflow of 2,078 cusecs and a discharge of 2,869 cusecs. The combined Periyar credit stood at 7,858 mcft.

Marudhanadi recorded a rainfall of 30 mm followed by Sittampatti 17.4, Madurai 15, Sothuprai dam 15, Sattaiyar dam 12, Peranai, Andipatti and Manjalar dam 11 mm each, Melur and Idayapatti 8 mm each, Thaniyamangalam 7, Pulipatti 6, Kuppanampatti 5.2, Periyar dam 4, Gudalur, Mettupatti and Veerapandi 3 mm each and Shanmuganadi and Uthamapalayam 2 mm each.

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Periyar dam level nearing 136 feet

MADURAI: After the Vaigai dam that has been surplussing since Sunday, it is now Periyar dam that is poised to overflow. The dam, with present permissible maximum reservoir level of 136 feet, is just short of 1.2 feet to flow over to Kerala.

The first flood warning for region downstream Periyar dam was issued on Sunday when the level touched 134 feet. The second warning will be issued when it touches 135 feet. Water level in the Periyar dam on Monday (6 a.m.) stood at 134.5 feet with an inflow of 3,492 cusecs and a discharge of 1,662 cusecs. The level in the Vaigai dam was 69.19 feet (71 feet) with an inflow of 4,074 cusecs and a discharge of 6,490 cusecs. The combined Periyar credit stood at 7,640 mcft.

Rainfall

Sothuparai dam recorded 31 mm of rainfall followed by Tekkadi and Uthamapalayam 28 each, Sittampatti 24, Periyar dam 18.2, Vaigai dam 18, Manjalar dam 17, Veerapandi and Kallandiri 16 each, Gudalur and Marudhanadi 14 each, Shanmuganadi 11, Madurai 10, Idayapatti 8.4, Mettupatti and Melur 8 each, Kuppanampatti 7.2, Andipatti 6, Thaniyamangalam 5.5, Sattaiyar 5 and Peranai 3.8.

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Periyar Dam Level: Thursday, Nov 05, 2009

MADURAI: Water level in the Periyar dam on Wednesday stood at 119.20 feet (full level 136 feet) with an inflow of 528 cusecs and a discharge of 1,163 cusecs.

The level in the Vaigai dam was 59.45 feet (71 feet) with an inflow of 793 cusecs and a discharge of 1,660 cusecs. The combined Periyar credit stood at 4,880 mcft.

Andipatti recorded 8 mm of rainfall followed by Tekkadi 7, Peranai 6, Kallandiri and Pulipatti 5 mm each, Sattaiyar and Melur 4 mm each, Sittampatti and Madurai 3 mm each and Periyar dam, Gudalur, Shanmuganadi, Marudhanadi and Thaniyamangalam 2 mm each.

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Periyar Dam Water Level: Sunday, Nov 01, 2009

MADURAI: The level in the Periyar dam on Saturday stood at 120.20 feet (full level 136 feet) with an inflow of 725 cusecs and a discharge of 1,200 cusecs. The level in the Vaigai dam is 60.86 feet (71 feet) with an inflow of 1,246 cusecs and a discharge of 1,660 cusecs. The combined Periyar credit stood at 5,325 mcft.

Mettupatti and Sattaiyar dam recorded 2 mm of rainfall each followed by Manjalar dam 1.4 and Andipatti 1.

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Periyar Dam Water Level: Saturday, Oct 31, 2009

MADURAI: The level in the Periyar dam on Friday stood at 120.40 feet (full level 136 feet) with an inflow of 942 cusecs and a discharge of 1,200 cusecs. The level in the Vaigai dam was 61.06 feet (71 feet) with an inflow of 1,258 cusecs and a discharge of 1,660 cusecs. The combined Periyar credit stood at 5,409 mcft.

Peranai recorded 37.8 mm of rainfall followed by Uthamapalayam 18, Idayapatti 16.4, Madurai and Veerapandi 15 mm each, Tekkadi, Shanmuganadi and Vaigai dam 13 mm each, Sittampatti 9.6, Gudalur and Sothuparai dam 6 mm each, Pulipatti 5, Marudhanadi and Andipatti 4 mm each, Mettupatti 3, Periyar dam 2.4 and Thaniyamangalam 1.

 

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