Meteorological Department

Dense fog disrupts trains services in Delhi-NCR

Dense fog disrupts trains services in Delhi-NCR

According to Met dept, the maximum temperature will be 26-degree Celsius while the minimum is expected to fall down to 7 degrees.

Jan 26, 2018, 09:44 AM IST
Heavy snowfall, rains to freeze Himachal Pradesh in coming days

Heavy snowfall, rains to freeze Himachal Pradesh in coming days

The high-altitude areas of Himachal Pradesh is all set to receive another round of heavy snowfall, rains in coming days, the Meteorological Department predicted on Friday.

Dec 08, 2017, 19:58 PM IST
Air pollution to wreak havoc in Delhi-NCR in coming days

Air pollution to wreak havoc in Delhi-NCR in coming days

Easterly winds blowing from UP will trigger moisture in the air over the next few days and fog will start building from October 29.

Oct 26, 2017, 12:43 PM IST

Rains lash south Gujarat, parts of Saurashtra

Heavy rains lashed south Gujarat and parts of Saurashtra disrupting normal life on Tuesday, with the meteorological department predicting heavy to very heavy rains in the region over the next two days.

Aug 29, 2017, 21:25 PM IST

Helicopters, divers on standby after Mumbai rains: Navy

Naval helicopters have been kept on standby to meet any eventuality after heavy rains battered Mumbai and its adjoining areas, the Navy said on Tuesday.

Aug 29, 2017, 19:59 PM IST

Lightning kills 26 people in Bihar, State Government announces compensation of Rs 4 lakh

Deaths were reported from Vaishali, Patna, Rohtas, Saran, Buxar, Bhojpur, Gaya, Samastipur, Siwan, Araria and Aurangabad districts on Sunday, Bihar State Disaster Department official Anirudh Kumar said.

Jul 10, 2017, 12:13 PM IST
5.2 magnitude quake jolts India-Pak border region in J&K

5.2 magnitude quake jolts India-Pak border region in J&K

A medium intensity earthquake measuring 5.2 on the Richter scale jolted the India-Pakistan border region in Jammu and Kashmir on Saturday.

Jul 08, 2017, 18:53 PM IST

Rain brings respite from heat in Delhi

Heavy showers were likely during the night and similar weather would continue for the next four to five days.

Jun 28, 2017, 16:53 PM IST

Five killed by lightning strike in Madhya Pradesh

Five people were killed and two were injured after being struck by lightning in separate incidents in Chhindwara and Mandsaur districts since Sunday morning, as the monsoon got active in parts of Madhya Pradesh.

Jun 26, 2017, 13:02 PM IST
Tripura on cyclone alert, drizzling on for 72 hours

Tripura on cyclone alert, drizzling on for 72 hours

The rain is likely to continue for at least two more days. 

Nov 06, 2016, 20:22 PM 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

Telangana: Heat wave likely to prevail in next 48 hours

 Heat wave is likely to prevail at isolated places of Telanagana during the next 48 hours, a Meteorological Department report said on Saturday.

May 14, 2016, 17:20 PM IST
Drought woes in Madhya Pradesh, Karnataka, West Bengal: These pictures, videos will bring tears to your eyes

Drought woes in Madhya Pradesh, Karnataka, West Bengal: These pictures, videos will bring tears to your eyes

As per news agency ANI, in Madhya Pradesh, children are forced to clime down an almost dried up well to fetch a pail of water.

Apr 09, 2016, 20:18 PM IST

Schools in Doda, Udhampur closed after avalanche warning

The authorities on Saturday ordered closure of all schools in Udhampur and Doda districts following an avalanche advisory by meteorological department .

Mar 12, 2016, 14:00 PM IST

DNA: Chennai receives heaviest rainfall in a decade, city plunged in despair

Chennai had 246.5 mm rainfall in the last 24 hours which broke the record of November 2005 which saw 142.4 mm, said Thambi Narayanan, deputy director general, meteorological department, Chennai.

Nov 17, 2015, 23:17 PM IST
Massive cyclone likely to hit Tamil Nadu, state on high alert

Massive cyclone likely to hit Tamil Nadu, state on high alert

All schools & colleges in Chennai to remain close on Monday in view of heavy rainfall in the coastal districts of Tamil Nadu.

Nov 08, 2015, 16:35 PM IST

Heavy rains predicted in coastal Karnataka

Rain and thundershowers would occur at most places in coastal Karnataka, officials from the meteorological department said on Friday.

Jul 10, 2015, 11:18 AM IST

South-west monsoon weakens over Karnataka

With the southwest monsoon weakening over Karnataka, rainfall would occur in only a few places in the state, a meteorological department official said on Tuesday.

Jun 30, 2015, 11:09 AM IST

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.

Jun 23, 2015, 11:12 AM IST

Schools, colleges in Mumbai to remain close on Saturday

Following Meteorological Department's predictions of heavy to very heavy rainfall in the next 24 hours, Maharashtra government on Friday announced that all schools and colleges will remain closed on Saturday in Mumbai and neighbouring Thane district.

Jun 20, 2015, 01:14 AM IST