Periyar dam level: Wednesday, Dec 23, 2009

MADURAI: The level in the Periyar dam on Tuesday stood at 125.80 feet (136 feet) with an inflow of 282 cusecs and a discharge of 1,326 cusecs.

The level in the Vaigai dam was 54.49 feet (71 feet) with an inflow of 725 cusecs and a discharge of 1,861 cusecs. The combined Periyar credit stood at 5,281 mcft.

Rainfall

Thaniyamangalam recorded a rainfall of 23.5 mm followed by Idayapatti 15.2 Marudhanadi 10, Melur 7, Sittampatti 5.4, Tekkadi 5.2, Pulipatti 3.5, Manjalar dam and Madurai 3 mm each, Periyar dam, Veerapandi, Vaigai dam, Sothuparai dam and Sattaiyar dam 2 mm each, Gudalur, Shanmuganadi, Uthamapalayam, Peranai and Kallandiri 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 Level: Saturday, Dec 05, 2009

MADURAI: Water level in the Periyar dam on Friday stood at 132.40 feet (full level 136 feet) with an inflow of 644 cusecs and a discharge of 1,746 cusecs.

The level in the Vaigai dam was 59.09 feet (71 feet) with an inflow of 1,639 cusecs and a discharge of 3,673 cusecs. The combined Periyar credit stood at 6,954 mcft.

Shanmuganadi recorded 7 mm of rainfall followed by Manjalar dam and Sothuparai 3 mm each, Veerapandi 2, Peranai 1.3, Vaigai dam 1 and Tekkadi 0.5 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: Saturday, Nov 21, 2009

MADURAI: The level in the Periyar dam on Friday stood at 135.10 feet (full level 136 feet) with an inflow of 1,750 cusecs and a discharge of 1,797 cusecs.

The level in the Vaigai dam was 68.57 feet (71 feet) with an inflow of 2,202 cusecs and a discharge of 2,875 cusecs. The combined Periyar credit stood at 7,714 mcft.

Veerapandi recorded 16 mm of rainfall followed by Vaigai dam 6, Madurai 5, Manjalar dam 4, Peranai 3, Shanmuganadi and Uthamapalayam 2 each, Gudalur, Sattayar dam and Sittampatti 1 mm each.

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Periyar Dam Level: Thursday, Nov 19, 2009

MADURAI: The level in the Periyar dam on Wednesday stood at 135.10 feet (136 feet) with an inflow of 1,972 cusecs and a discharge of 1,723 cusecs.

The level in the Vaigai dam was 69 feet (71 feet) with an inflow of 2,739 cusecs and a discharge of 2,362 cusecs. The combined Periyar credit stood at 7,747 mcft.

Andipatti recorded a rainfall of 45 mm followed by Manjalar dam 26, Kuppanampatti 15, Vaigai dam 10, Idayapatti 5.5, Madurai 2, Pulipatti and Melur 1 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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