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Cyclonic storm 'Komen' weakens into deep depression, high alert in Odisha
Cyclonic storm 'Komen' weakens into deep depression, high alert in Odisha

Cyclonic storm 'Komen' hit the Bangladesh coast on Thursday evening, triggering heavy rainfall in Gangetic West Bengal and Odisha, according to reports on Friday.

Odisha flood situation improves

 The flood situation in Odisha slightly improved today with the rains relenting even as the state government asked collectors of five north and coastal districts to remain watchful of the IMD report on the impact of cyclonic storm 'Komen'.

Heavy rains in West Bengal, Odisha as Cyclone Komen nears
Heavy rains in West Bengal, Odisha as Cyclone Komen nears

Cyclonic storm 'Komen' will hit the Bangladesh coast Thurday afternoon, bringing with it heavy rainfall in Gangetic West Bengal and Odisha, the MET department said.

Alert sounded in south Bengal, Met forecasts heavy rainfall

 West Bengal Government has sounded a 'high alert' in south Bengal following forecast of strong wind tomorrow coupled with heavy to very heavy rain under the influence of deep depression over North East Bay of Bengal.

Delhi: Overcast conditions prevail, temperatures drop

 Overcast conditions today offered relief to Delhiites and led the maximum and minimum temperatures to settle within comfortable levels.

Hot, humid Tuesday morning in Delhi

 It was a hot and humid Tuesday morning here with the minimum temperature recorded at 24.6 degrees Celsius, the Met office said.

83% rainfall in July; situation grim in central, southern India: IMD
83% rainfall in July; situation grim in central, southern India: IMD

The country has received only 83 per cent of rainfall in July with the situation in parts of central and southern India remaining particularly grim, even as the weatherman predicted an improvement in the situation in coming days.

Hot morning in Delhi today

 It was a hot and humid morning here on Wednesday.

4.0 magnitude earthquake jolts Chamoli in Uttarakhand, no casualty reported
4.0 magnitude earthquake jolts Chamoli in Uttarakhand, no casualty reported

A mild intensity earthquake measuring 4.0 magnitude on the Richter scale was recorded in Chamoli district and its adjoining areas in Uttarakhand on Sunday morning.

Humid morning in Delhi on Tuesday

 It was a hot and humid morning here on Tuesday with the minimum temperature recorded at 26.4 degrees Celsius, a notch below the season's average.

IMD predicts very heavy rainfall in interior Odisha

Odisha will experience rains and some places in the interior parts of the state will get heavy rainfall in the next 24 hours under the influence of a low pressure, a bulletin issued by the IMD said on Thursday.

Dry weather to persist in Karnataka

Dry weather would continue in Karnataka as the south-west monsoon weakened further, an official from the meteorological department said here on Monday.

Mercury dips as rain lashes Delhi, IMD predicts more rainfall
Mercury dips as rain lashes Delhi, IMD predicts more rainfall

New Delhi; Rain brought down the mercury, making for a cool Monday morning here with the minimum temperature settling two notches below the season's average at 25.8 degrees Celsius.

The Met Office has forecast more rain during the day.

Delhiites wake up to pleasant Monday morning

Delhiites woke up to a pleasant morning on Monday after intermittent showers hit the city last night bringing down mercury.

IMD forecasts less than normal rainfall in July, August
IMD forecasts less than normal rainfall in July, August

 Notwithstanding the plentiful rainfall in June, the weatherman has forecast less than normal precipitation over the next two months and advised the Agriculture Ministry to keep ready a contingency plan.

Southwest monsoon covers entire India ahead of schedule
Southwest monsoon covers entire India ahead of schedule

 The southwest monsoon has covered the entire country, the India Meteorological Department (IMD) said in its bulletin released on Friday.

Southwest monsoon picks up momentum in Kerala, three killed
Southwest monsoon picks up momentum in Kerala, three killed

 The Southwest monsoon, after a delayed start, picked up momentum in Kerala, bringing heavy rains in most places of the state and Lakshadweep during the last two days, after registering a 26 percent deficit early this month.

Monsoon arrives in Delhi a day ahead of this year's forecast
Monsoon arrives in Delhi a day ahead of this year's forecast

Surprising Delhiites, Monsoon arrived in the national capital a day ahead of its scheduled date on Thursday.

Scorching morning in Delhi

It was a scorching morning in Delhi with the minimum temperature settling at 27.2 degrees Celsius even as the weatherman has predicted light rains or thundershowers in later part of the day.

Rainfall in June crosses average mark in Vidarbha

Contrary to the forecast by the Meteorological Department about deficit rainfall this monsoon, most districts in Vidarbha region of Maharashtra have received showers crossing the average mark well before the end of this month.