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Schools in Lucknow to remain shut till January 7 due to cold wave

Schools in Lucknow to remain shut till January 7 due to cold wave

With a minimum of six-degree Celsius predicted, many schools have decided to begin classes from 10 AM instead of usual early morning hours from January 8.

Jan 04, 2018, 20:44 PM IST

Moderate rainfall in hills as monsoon continues

The lowest was 13 degrees Celsius at Salooni. Manali and Kalpa shivered at 14 degrees Celsius.

Jul 24, 2017, 18:29 PM IST

Heavy rains likely to hit Uttarakhand

Heavy showers are likely to occur at isolated places especially in Kumaon over the next 48 hours.

Jul 24, 2017, 14:22 PM IST

Severe weather kills seven in Jammu and Kashmir

Seven people were killed, dozens of cattle perished and hundreds of houses damaged in massive windstorms and lightning here in Jammu and Kashmir.

Jun 08, 2017, 10:37 AM IST

Humid morning in national capital

It was a humid morning in the national capital even as the minimum temperature settled at a notch below normal.

Jun 02, 2017, 11:34 AM IST

Heatwave continues in Punjab, Haryana; Hisar sizzles at 46.1 deg C

Hisar's high was three notches above normal, the MeT Department said, adding that the maximum temperature at Ambala and Karnal settled at 38.1 degrees Celsius and 38 degrees Celsius respectively.

May 27, 2017, 23:05 PM IST

Dust storm, lightning kills 7 in Uttar Pradesh

At least seven persons were killed in dust storms and rains across Uttar Pradesh late on Monday night, officials said on Tuesday.

May 09, 2017, 15:14 PM IST

As temperatures soar, heat wave engulfs Haryana, Punjab

The maximum temperatures at most places were up to five degrees above averages, Met officials said.

May 08, 2017, 20:59 PM IST
Delhi gets respite with light rain, similar weather likely on Wednesday

Delhi gets respite with light rain, similar weather likely on Wednesday

Light showers cooled down the national capital on Tuesday night with after a hot day that saw the maximum temperature recorded at 38.3 degrees Celsius, average for the season, the Met Office said. Thunderstorm and rain are also likely on Wednesday.

Apr 25, 2017, 23:56 PM IST

Telangana sizzles as mercury crosses 44 degrees

Heat wave conditions prevail in parts of Telangana and Rayalaseema region of Andhra Pradesh with the maximum temperature crossing 44 degree Celsius at isolated places on Tuesday, the weather office said.

Apr 11, 2017, 21:45 PM IST

Four killed due to incessant rain in J&K

 Four persons were killed and five others went missing due to incessant rains in Jammu and Kashmir as authorities declared flood in the valley on Friday.

Apr 07, 2017, 10:58 AM IST
Delhi-NCR likely to witness pre-monsoon shower today

Delhi-NCR likely to witness pre-monsoon shower today

Delhi and National Capital Region (NCR) is likely to witness a second-spell of pre-monsoon shower on Tuesday, according to Skymet Weather.Since early morning, the weather has been pleasant across the national capital.

Apr 04, 2017, 14:07 PM IST
Fresh snow in mountains, rains lash plains of Jammu and Kashmir

Fresh snow in mountains, rains lash plains of Jammu and Kashmir

Fresh snowfall occurred in the higher reaches in Jammu and Kashmir on Wednesday while rain lashed the plains.

Mar 08, 2017, 14:41 PM IST
Rain, snow starts in Jammu and Kashmir

Rain, snow starts in Jammu and Kashmir

Moderate rain and snowfall started on Sunday in Jammu and Kashmir, the weather office announced.

Jan 22, 2017, 10:41 AM IST

Heavy snowfall closes Jammu-Srinagar highway

The strategic Jammu-Srinagar highway was closed on Monday due to heavy snowfall.

Jan 16, 2017, 10:06 AM IST
 Intense cold wave conditions to continue in Uttar Pradesh, says Met department

Intense cold wave conditions to continue in Uttar Pradesh, says Met department

Intense cold wave conditions will continue in Uttar Pradesh and will last for over four days, the Met office announced on Monday.

Jan 16, 2017, 09:56 AM IST
Intense cold conditions continue in Himachal Pradesh; Shimla experiences season's coldest night at minus 3.3 deg C

Intense cold conditions continue in Himachal Pradesh; Shimla experiences season's coldest night at minus 3.3 deg C

Most parts of Himachal Pradesh reeled under biting cold conditions as the state capital Shimla and tourist destination Manali experienced the season's coldest night with temperatures dipping to minus 3.3C and minus 6.6C respectively.

Jan 11, 2017, 23:54 PM IST
Blaming the weather for aching joints? You may not be able to use that as an excuse again!

Blaming the weather for aching joints? You may not be able to use that as an excuse again!

The studies were carried out across Australia with average daily temperatures ranging from 5.4 degrees Celsius to 32.8 degrees Celsius.

Jan 11, 2017, 21:00 PM IST
Delhi records season's lowest temperature on Tuesday

Delhi records season's lowest temperature on Tuesday

With chilly winds blowing since morning, the national capital on Tuesday shivered as it saw the season's lowest temperature with the maximum temperature settling at 17.8 degrees Celsius, two notches below the season's average, the Met office said.

Jan 10, 2017, 23:13 PM IST
Mild snow near Shimla hills triggers tourist rush

Mild snow near Shimla hills triggers tourist rush

The tourist resorts of Kufri and Narkanda near Shimla experienced mild snow in the past 24 hours, the weather bureau said on Monday, triggering a rush of tourists.

Jan 02, 2017, 16:37 PM IST