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India's monsoon likely to escape El Nino unscathed: IMD

India's monsoon likely to escape El Nino unscathed: IMD

India is likely to emerge unscathed from the El Nino weather pattern as it is expected to set in only during the latter part of the four-month monsoon season, a top weather official said, indicating a timely arrival of crop-nourishing rains.

Climate change: At 37 degrees, March 23 hottest day in seven years in Delhi

Climate change: At 37 degrees, March 23 hottest day in seven years in Delhi

This year's March 23 has broken the last six years' hottest day record. We noted 30 degrees temperature in 2016, 32 in 2015, 2014 and 2013, 27 in 2012 and 34 in 2011, an official of the IMD said. 

ISRO working on systems to forecast natural disasters: Govt

ISRO working on systems to forecast natural disasters: Govt

 ISRO is working on systems to forecast natural disasters that could be used as input by the states and disaster management agencies, the government today told the Lok Sabha.

Mercury dips in Delhi

The minimum temperature dipped to 10.5 degrees Celsius, five notches below the season's average, owing to rain here on the second consecutive night.

Global warming: IMD predicts 'above normal' temperature this summer, northwest region to be worst affected

Global warming: IMD predicts 'above normal' temperature this summer, northwest region to be worst affected

In its summer forecast for the season (March to May), the India Meteorological Department has predicted 'above normal' temperature across the country - at least up to June - even as January was recorded as the eighth warmest in 116 years.

Shallow fog on Saturday morning in Delhi

There was shallow fog on Saturday morning in the national capital with the minimum temperature recorded at eight degrees Celsius.

Rainy Friday morning in Delhi

There were traffic jams at various places in the national capital due to waterlogging.
 

Heavy snowfall warning for Jammu and Kashmir, Himachal Pradesh

Heavy snowfall warning for Jammu and Kashmir, Himachal Pradesh

Meteorological Department has issued a warning of heavy to very heavy snowfall in parts of Jammu and Kashmir and Himachal Pradesh for next two days.

Delhi braves season's coldest day as mercury dips to 2 degrees Celsius

It was a foggy Thursday morning in the national capital with the minimum temperature recorded at 3.4 degrees Celsius, four notches below the season`s average.

Delhi records lowest temperature as cold wave intensifies

It was chilly Tuesday morning here, as a cold wave gripped the national capital. The minimum temperature recorded at 5.2 degrees Celsius, two notches below the season`s average was also the lowest this season.

Fog effect: 70 north-bound trains running late, 22 rescheduled, 6 cancelled

Fog effect: 70 north-bound trains running late, 22 rescheduled, 6 cancelled

Cold and foggy conditions continued to prevail in north India on Thursday which led to delay in services of 70 north-bound trains.

Cyclone Vardah to hit Andhra Pradesh coast on December 12

Cyclone Vardah to hit Andhra Pradesh coast on December 12

CycloneVardah is set to hit Andhra Pradesh coast near Machilipatnam by 12 December.CycloneVardah is set to hit Andhra Pradesh coast near Machilipatnam by 12 December.

Depression over Bay of Bengal likely to turn into cyclonic storm: MET department

Depression over Bay of Bengal likely to turn into cyclonic storm: MET department

The MET department said on Tuesday that Andaman and Nicobar archipelago will receive rainfall in the next two days.

12 cars ram into each other at Yamuna Expressway; 1 killed, 10 injured

12 cars ram into each other at Yamuna Expressway; 1 killed, 10 injured

According to the India Meteorological Department department, dense fog is going to stay and people should take precautions while commuting. 

Cyclonic storm Kyant may head towards Andhra Pradesh coast

According to a bulletin by Indian Meteorological Department (IMD), Kyant moved further west-southwestwards in past six hours with speed 14 kmph.
 

Bettering Monsoon forecasting a gradual process: Govt

With the India Meteorological Department's prediction of "above normal" Monsoon likely to go "wrong", the government on Tuesday said the improvement in forecasting will be gradual.

Monsoon to be 'normal' due to delay in La Nina weather pattern: IMD

Going back on its earlier forecast of "above normal" monsoon, the India Meteorological Department (IMD) on Monday said the monsoon will be "normal" this year due to delay in La Nina weather pattern.

Heavy rains lash Mumbai, disrupt road, rail, air traffic; IMD issues alert

Heavy rains lash Mumbai, disrupt road, rail, air traffic; IMD issues alert

Warning of a wet weekend, the IMD Mumbai has forecast very heavy rains over Mumbai and coastal Konkan region over the next 48 hours.

22% deficit rainfall in Bihar

Contrary to the India Meteorological Department forecast Bihar has recorded a deficit of 22 per cent in rainfall so far.

Monsoon arrives in Delhi but only patchy rains likely

Monsoon arrives in Delhi but only patchy rains likely

A day after the long-awaited monsoon arrived in the national capital, weather experts on Monday poured water on the hopes of Delhiites forecasting only patchy rains with little possibility of sustained downpour.