Water level

Water level

The level in Periyar dam on Sunday stood at 127.50 feet (permissible level is 142 ft.) with an inflow of 3,654 cusecs and a discharge of 1,400 cusecs. In Vaigai dam, the level was 48.20 ft. (71 ft.) with an inflow of 1,016 cusecs and a discharge of 960 cusecs. The combined storage in Periyar credit was 5,299 mcft.

Rainfall recorded in various places during the 24 hours ending at 6 a.m. on Sunday was (in mm): Periyar dam: 17.6, Thekkady: 16.6, Gudalur: 2.8, Shanmuganathi dam: 2 and Uthamapalayam: 1.

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