Apr 26, 2021 04:34 PM IST
Thunderstorms with lightning and gusty winds (speed reaching 30-40 kilometres per hour) are very likely at isolated places over Telangana, Kerala and Mahe from April 26.
- Apr 16, 2021 11:52 AM IST
This will be the first normal monsoon in three years after two above-average monsoon rainfall in the last two years, which is welcome news for an economy dented by a second 'wave' of COVID-19 cases and reduced activity due to localised curfews and lockdowns.
- Mar 29, 2021 08:15 PM IST
The Safdarjung Observatory, which provides representative data for the city, recorded a maximum temperature of 40.1 degrees Celsius, which was eight notches more than normal, said Kuldeep Srivastava, the head of the IMD's regional forecasting centre.
- Mar 02, 2021 09:10 AM IST
The IMD said that average maximum temperatures in Delhi-National Capital Region (NCR) and neighbouring Haryana could be 0.71 degree Celsius higher than normal.
- Mar 01, 2021 04:31 PM IST
However, it has forecast a likelihood of below normal temperatures in south and adjoining central India.
- Feb 17, 2021 02:26 PM IST
Gondia and Nagpur districts in the Vidarbha region received thunder showers on Tuesday, the official from the India Meteorological Department (IMD) said.
- Feb 02, 2021 07:51 PM IST
The IMD said a gradual rise in minimum temperatures is very likely over most parts of northwest and adjoining central India during the next three to four days and the current spell of cold wave conditions is likely to abate in the next 24 hours.
- Feb 01, 2021 10:36 AM IST
The minimum temperature is predicted to increase to 10 degrees Celsius over the next three days under the influence of a fresh western disturbance, the weather department said.
- Jan 20, 2021 11:33 AM IST
A fresh Western Disturbance will start affecting the Western Himalayan region Friday onwards.
- Jan 12, 2021 08:29 PM IST
The IMD said that dense to very dense fog conditions at isolated places are very likely over northwest India during the next 4-5 days. It has issued an orange colour coded alert for Punjab, Haryana, Uttar Pradesh from January 13 to 16. It has also sounded an orange alert for Rajasthan for January 13.
- Dec 27, 2020 06:07 PM IST
Large parts of the state had witnessed biting cold conditions last week. However, the chill had subsided slightly and minimum temperature had increased to some extent over the last few days.
- Dec 26, 2020 07:58 PM IST
In its latest impact-based advisory, the IMD said "severe" cold wave is expected over Punjab, Haryana, Delhi, Uttar Pradesh and northern Rajasthan from December 28 and there is increased likelihood of various illnesses like flu, running nose or nosebleed which usually set in or get aggravated due to prolonged exposure to cold.
- Dec 26, 2020 12:20 PM IST
The Safdarjung Observatory, which provides representative data for the city, recorded a minimum of 4.4 degrees Celsius, three notches below normal.
- Dec 16, 2020 08:09 PM IST
The visibility dropped to 100 metres in the Palam area in the morning due to "dense fog", IMD said.
- Dec 07, 2020 11:13 AM IST
This is the first time that visibility has dropped to "zero" in the city this winter season.
- Dec 02, 2020 05:58 PM IST
Burevi will pack gusts of up to 100 kilometres (60 miles) an hour when it makes landfall late on Wednesday in Sri Lanka before moving west and hitting India around 24 hours later.
- Nov 29, 2020 10:35 PM IST
The IMD, in its winter forecast for December to February, said below normal minimum temperatures are likely over north and central India.
- Nov 28, 2020 02:25 PM IST
IMD also forecast isolated heavy to very heavy rainfall with moderate thunderstorm and lightning over Tamil Nadu, Puducherry and Karaikal during this period.
- Nov 26, 2020 08:09 PM IST
India Meteorological Department (IMD) Director General Mrutunjay Mohapatra said the low pressure area likely to form on November 29 may bring very heavy rains over Tamil Nadu.
- Nov 26, 2020 02:38 PM IST
Very severe cyclonic storm Nivar made landfall near Puducherry in the wee hours even as heavy rains lashed Tamil Nadu and the union territory leading to inundation and uprooting of trees.
- Nov 26, 2020 07:33 AM IST
Cyclone Nivar News Highlights: 'Very severe cyclonic storm' has weakened into a 'cyclonic storm' after making landfall along the Tamil Nadu-Puducherry coast, according to the IMD.
- Nov 25, 2020 04:31 PM IST
Experts predict that at 11kmph, Nivar, which is at 240km from Cuddalore and 300km from Chennai, is likely to make a landfall only by November 26.
- Nov 23, 2020 05:01 PM IST
The name Nivar is selected as per the suggestion from Iran. This is the third name to be used from the new list of names for North Indian Ocean Cyclones, released in 2020.
- Nov 19, 2020 12:24 PM IST
The minimum temperature on Thursday was three notches below normal.
- Nov 07, 2020 01:11 PM IST
Delivering a lecture on ''recent advances in weather and climate predictions'', organised by the Indian Academy of Sciences, Rajeevan said India also plans to ramp up its high performance computing (HPC) facility from the existing capacity of 10 petaflops to 40 petaflops, a step that will significantly help in improving weather predictions.