INSAT-3D helped in tracking Cyclone Hudhud accurately: IMD
INSAT-3D helped in tracking Cyclone Hudhud accurately: IMD

Images from INSAT-3D, which became operational in January this year, played an important role while tracking Cyclone Hudhud which hit the east coast of India on October 12, according to Indian Meteorological Department.

Slight intensity quake hits Nicobar Islands

A slight intensity earthquake measuring 4.8 on the Richter scale jolted the Nicobar Islands area.

Cyclone Hudhud to touch 195 kmph speed on Sunday morning

Hours before it makes its landfall near Visakhapatnam tomorrow noon, cyclone Hudhud will attain its top speed of 195 kmph early morning, the IMD said on Saturday.

Cyclone Hudhud: How prepared are we?

Cyclone Hudhud is now just over 550 kilometres from Visakhapatnam, on course to make landfall on October12.

12 percent rain deficit for India as Southwest monsoon winds up officially

As India marks the official end of Southwest Monsoon Tuesday, it is left with a -12 per cent rain shortfall after a third of its territory witnessed deficient precipitation during the wet season.

12% rain deficit for India as SW monsoon winds up officially

As India marks the official end of Southwest Monsoon today, it is left with a -12 per cent rain shortfall after a third of its territory witnessed deficient precipitation during the wet season.

J&K floods: Weather likely to remain clear, says MeT

Indian Meteorological Department (MeT) director, BP Yadav, on Monday said that weather in flood-hit Jammu and Kashmir is likely to remain clear as the possibility of rain is less.

Partly cloudy day ahead in Delhi

Delhi will experience a partly cloudy Monday and thunderstorms in some parts of the city with the minimum temperature settled a notch above normal at 26.4 degrees Celsius, the Met Office said.

More rain likely in Delhi today

It was a pleasant Saturday morning here as light rain and cool breeze kept the minimum temperature two notches below the season`s average at 23.6 degrees Celsius.

Magnitude 5 earthquake hits parts of Himachal Pradesh

A 5-magnitude earthquake hit parts of Himachal Pradesh on Thursday. No loss of life or damage to property has been reported so far.

Bihar to be declared drought-hit soon: Jitan Ram Manjhi

Bihar Chief Minister Jitan Ram Manjhi Saturday said the state government was ready to declare the state drought-hit as it has become a stark reality.

Mumbai on alert for `very heavy rainfall`

The Met department has forecast "very heavy rainfall" in the city over the next 48 hours, prompting authorities to stay on alert.

Monsoon revives, rainfall deficit down by 12%

The Indian Meteorological Department (IMD) has reported a fall in rainfall deficit across the country.

IMD puts monsoon deficit at 43%

The Indian Meteorological Department (IMD) has put the monsoon deficit figure for the country at 43%.

After a month`s delay, monsoon sets in over Gujarat

After a month-long delay, monsoon has finally arrived in Gujarat with many parts of the state receiving moderate rainfall in the last 48 hours, the Indian Meteorological Department (IMD) said on Wednesday.

Waterlogging due to heavy rainfall in Mumbai

Heavy rainfall in Mumbai resulted in waterlogging in its Sion locality, thereby creating a problem for local residents.

Possibility of drought high, says private weather forecaster

There is a major possibility of the country facing drought this year, with the chances being as high as 80 per cent in north west India, according to a private weather forecaster Skymet.

Monsoon reaches Delhi, Punjab, Haryana, UP

The Southwest Monsoon knocked on the doors of the national capital on Thursday, bringing much-needed relief to Delhiites from hot and humid conditions.

Heavy monsoon rains bring waterlogging woes for Mumbaikars

The residents of Mumbai enjoyed the very first rainfall of monsoon after suffering from a month-long heat wave.

El Nino likely picks up, may further weaken Monsoon

There`s bad news for India on the weather front - the Australian weather bureau has reported that El Nino may be picking up and may onset earlier than predicted.