Rains

Dust storm hits Delhi, light rains witnessed in some areas

The dust storm hit Delhi around 4 pm. The wind speed was 50 kilometres per hour. A hailstorm is also likely, said Kuldeep Srivastava, head of the IMD's regional forecasting centre.

Apr 16, 2021, 17:29 PM IST

Thunderstorms, rainfall in several parts of India in next 4-5 days, says IMD

The IMD said isolated heavy rainfall is also likely over the south and ghat areas of Tamil Nadu, Kerala and Mahe, coastal and southern interior Karnataka during April 14-16. Another cyclonic circulation lies over southwest Madhya Pradesh and neighbouring areas. 

Apr 12, 2021, 21:48 PM IST

IMD predicts heavy rainfall over Tamil Nadu, Kerala, Puducherry for next 3 days

IMD also predicted severe cold wave conditions at some parts over Punjab, Haryana, Chandigarh and Delhi.

Jan 12, 2021, 15:44 PM IST

IMD predicts heavy rains in these states in next 4 days; Red and Orange alerts issued

According to IMD, a well marked low pressure area over the Bay of Bengal may bring moderate to heavy and extremely heavy rainfall over several states in next four days.

Nov 30, 2020, 10:20 AM IST

Hyderabad floods: Tamil Nadu contributes Rs 10 cr as a token of support to Telangana

Reports say that the assessed damage in the state is around Rs 6000 crore.

Oct 19, 2020, 16:47 PM IST

13 dead, IMD issues yellow alert in Hyderabad; Osmania University postpones exams

At least 13 people died and many got injured as heavy rains lashed Hyderabad and other parts of Telangana for the second consecutive day on Wednesday (October 14). Several residential areas in Hyderabad have been submerged due to incessant rains.

Oct 14, 2020, 12:12 PM IST

Monsoon withdraws from some parts of Rajasthan, Punjab, says IMD

India has received 9 per cent more rainfall than the normal until September 27.

Sep 28, 2020, 15:58 PM IST

IMD predicts very heavy rainfall in West Bengal, Assam, Uttar Pradesh and Bihar over next few days

A low-pressure area lies over central parts of west Madhya Pradesh and neighbourhood with associated cyclonic circulation extending up to mid-tropospheric levels.

Sep 23, 2020, 16:54 PM IST

IMD predicts widespread rainfall over southern states, Maharashtra and Goa for next two days

Heavy to very heavy falls is also likely over Madhya Maharashtra, Konkan and Goa and Marathawada on Friday.

Sep 18, 2020, 18:15 PM IST

Heavy rains likely over parts of south, northeast India in next 4-5 days, says IMD

An off-shore trough at mean sea level runs from south Maharashtra coast to north Kerala coast and a cyclonic circulation lies over the east-central Arabian Sea off Karnataka coast, the IMD said.

Sep 10, 2020, 01:59 AM IST

India has so far received 7% excess rainfall; IMD predicts more rain from third week of September

"The IMD’s accuracy in forecasting heavy rainfall has improved to over 80 %," expressed M Mohapatra, Director General of the IMD.

Sep 07, 2020, 21:19 PM IST

IMD predicts heavy rainfall, thunderstorm over eastern and southern India till September 8

Thunderstorm accompanied by lightning very likely at isolated places over Uttarakhand, Rajasthan, East Madhya Pradesh, Vidarbha, and Chhattisgarh.

Sep 05, 2020, 01:17 AM IST

August receives 27% more rainfall, fourth highest in 120 years

The overall rainfall recorded in India from June 1 to August 31 was 10 per cent more than normal, the IMD said on Monday.

Sep 02, 2020, 00:18 AM IST

Heavy rainfall, thunderstorm likely in Gilgit-Baltistan, southern and eastern parts of India in next few days: IMD

Heavy rainfall is likely at isolated places over Jammu & Kashmir, Ladakh, Gilgit-Baltistan, Muzaffarabad, Chhattisgarh, Bihar, Jharkhand, West Bengal, Sikkim, Assam, Meghalaya, Nagaland, Manipur, Mizoram and Tripura.

Sep 01, 2020, 15:59 PM IST

Heavy rainfall very likely over Rajasthan, Punjab, Bihar, West Bengal on September 1

Strong Wind (speed reaching 45-55 kmph) very likely over Southwest Arabian Sea and squally weather with the wind (speed reaching 40-50 kmph) over South Andaman Sea and adjoining Equatorial Indian Ocean. 

Aug 31, 2020, 16:46 PM IST

Flood water of Mahanadi inundates several villages in Odisha

Mahanadi, the biggest river in Odisha, is in spate following heavy downpour in its upper catchment areas in neighbouring Chhattisgarh three days ago 

Aug 30, 2020, 18:15 PM IST

Rains lash parts of east, central Delhi, bring respite from humidity

Parts of east Delhi, central Delhi, Barapullah flyover and Nizamuddin received rainfall.

Aug 28, 2020, 14:36 PM IST

MeT predicts heavy rains and thunderstorms in Jammu and Kashmir till August 28 evening

A MeT department official said, "Moderate rain and thunderstorms across Jammu and Kashmir will continue till Friday evening with heavy rains likely in upper reaches."

Aug 27, 2020, 15:58 PM IST

Naushera: Indian Air Force rescued man stuck in river due to heavy water flow

In Naushera, a young man got stuck into the strong currents of river. Indian Air Force saved the person's life through an air rescue operation. Rivers are in spate due to continuous rains in Jammu.

Aug 27, 2020, 13:32 PM IST

Heavy rainfall likely over east and northwest India till August 28: IMD

Under the influence of this system, widespread rainfall with isolated heavy to very heavy falls are very likely over Odisha, Gangetic West Bengal, Jharkhand till August 28.

Aug 25, 2020, 19:35 PM IST