United States Consulate General Chennai Emergency Message for U.S. Citizens: Flooding in Chennai November 3, 2017

Local media report significant flooding of the main roads throughout Chennai, with some media predicting moderate to heavy rains to continue through November 5. Local schools, including the American International School in Chennai, are closed Friday, November 3.  In addition to possible flooding, U.S. citizens may experience traffic delays and limited access to public transportation.

The U.S. Consulate General strongly urges U.S. citizens to monitor local weather reports, follow directions from local officials, and take other appropriate action as needed.

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