Met Office

Delhi records season's coldest day; 49 trains delayed, 12 cancelled due to dense fog

Delhi records season's coldest day; 49 trains delayed, 12 cancelled due to dense fog

The national capital continues to reel under intense cold with a thick blanket of fog affecting the road, rail and air traffic on Thursday.

Jan 04, 2018, 09:03 AM IST
Heavy rains expected in Mumbai today; road, rail traffic likely to be hit

Heavy rains expected in Mumbai today; road, rail traffic likely to be hit

A day after rains lashed Mumbai, similar weather condition is expected to continue on Sunday as well.

Oct 15, 2017, 07:03 AM IST

Heavy rains pound Uttarakhand

The Regional Met Office warned of heavy to very heavy rains till Friday. 

Jul 12, 2017, 11:26 AM IST

Flood-like situation in J&K, Jhelum above danger mark in Srinagar

Incessant rain and untimely snowfall in the plains on Thursday led to a flood-like situation in Jammu and Kashmir with the Jhelum River crossing the danger mark in Anantnag and Srinagar districts and dozens of low-lying areas inundated in various parts of the valley.

Apr 06, 2017, 20:03 PM IST
Earth's temperature dropped during solar eclipse

Earth's temperature dropped during solar eclipse

The Met Office on Monday said it was the first time that satellites had been used to monitor surface "skin" temperatures during a total solar eclipse, Xinhua news agency reported.

Aug 23, 2016, 09:04 AM IST
MP floods: 15 killed, water level gradually decreasing, says Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chauhan

MP floods: 15 killed, water level gradually decreasing, says Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chauhan

Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chauhan said that at least 15 people have lost their lives so far in the flash floods.

Jul 10, 2016, 13:41 PM IST
Heavy rains continue in Karnataka

Heavy rains continue in Karnataka

Heavy rains will continue in coastal and central parts of Karnataka.

Jul 08, 2016, 13:02 PM IST

Bengal reeling under heatwave in poll-bound districts

"Heatwave is prevailing in most part of western side of the state and likely to continue for at least 3-4 days," local Met office director G C Debnath told PTI.

Apr 09, 2016, 21:10 PM IST
Delhi records season's hottest morning

Delhi records season's hottest morning

The sky is likely to turn partly cloudy in the afternoon with chances of light rain showers at some places in the evening, the official added. 

Apr 03, 2016, 11:31 AM IST

Sunny Thursday morning in Delhi

The Met has forecast a partly cloudy day ahead and the maximum temperature is likely to hover around 33 degrees celsius.

Mar 24, 2016, 10:09 AM IST

Shimla receives first heavy snowfall of the season

The state capital was lashed by strong winds accompanied by showers this morning and heavy snowfall started in the town as the day advanced.

Feb 07, 2016, 17:49 PM IST

Dense fog reduces visibility in Delhi

Dense fog engulfed the national capital on Thursday morning, reducing the visibility to a mere 300 metres, the Met Office said.

Jan 28, 2016, 10:12 AM IST

Cold wave intensifies, Uttar Pradesh releases relief funds

Uttar Pradesh continued to reel under an intense cold wave on Tuesday, with the night temperature dropping to three degrees Celsius in Kanpur.

Dec 15, 2015, 11:42 AM IST
'Global warming poised to pass 1C threshold'

'Global warming poised to pass 1C threshold'

The world has already reached the halfway point towards the arbitrary “threshold” that could result in dangerous global warming.

Nov 10, 2015, 15:54 PM IST

NE monsoon: Conditions favourable for rainfall by tomorrow

The met office on Wednesday said conditions were favourable for the commencement of northeast monsoon rainfall in the southern region by tomorrow.

Oct 28, 2015, 14:35 PM IST

Monsoon withdraws leaving Punjab, Haryana with scanty rains

With the withdrawal of monsoon in the grain bowl states of Punjab and Haryana, the weather department recorded scanty rains this year even as good rainfall towards the end brought down the overall deficit.

Oct 01, 2015, 15:17 PM IST

Sultry day in Delhi, rains likely

It was an uncomfortable, sultry Friday morning here with the possibility of rain or thundershowers in some areas during the day, the Met Office said.

Aug 14, 2015, 11:23 AM IST

Downpour in Lucknow brings respite from humid weather

Many parts of Uttar Pradesh, including the state capital, received heavy rainfall on Tuesday, bringing a respite from the humid weather.

Aug 11, 2015, 09:53 AM IST

Light rain likely in New Delhi

It will be a cloudy Sunday here with the possibility of light rainfall in some areas, the Met Office said.

Jul 26, 2015, 10:42 AM IST

Pak's Sindh braces for ''urban flooding'' after Met Office sounds alarm

Sindh`s provincial government in Pakistan has reportedly issued a rain alert, prodding the relief commissioner, deputy commissioners and health-related facilities and agencies to be prepared to meet any eventuality as the Met Office warned of the possibility of `urban flooding` because of monsoon rains.

Jul 23, 2015, 18:40 PM IST