India News | Reuters | Thursday September 3, 2015
Monsoon rains are likely to be below the prior forecast of 88 percent of the long-term average, the weather office chief said, which could make it the driest year since 2009 and worsen rural distress by cutting farm output.
Thomson Reuters | Wednesday September 2, 2015
India's monsoon rains are likely to be below the prior forecast, the weather office chief said earlier on Wednesday, which could make it the driest year since 2009 and worsen rural incomes by cutting farm output.
World News | Indo-Asian News Service | Tuesday August 25, 2015
In a first, a unique remotely piloted aircraft from NASA is set to take off this week to improve track and intensity forecasts of hurricanes as part of the new generation weather forecast observations tools.
Press Trust of India | Sunday August 23, 2015
Even as fear of drought looms large in some parts of India, more than half of the country has received normal rainfall while some regions in central and southern parts have got deficient rains so far.
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Tuesday August 4, 2015
Retaining its deficient monsoon forecast of 88 per cent of the long period average for the year, the Meteorological Office on Monday said rainfall over the country between August and September is likely to be 84 per cent.
Thomson Reuters | Monday August 3, 2015
The government's weather department has retained its forecast for this year's monsoon rains at 88 per cent of the long-period average as a strengthening El Nino weather pattern is likely to trim rainfall in August-September to 84 per cent, raising fears of the first drought in six years.
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Sunday August 2, 2015
Many areas in Himachal Pradesh received moderate rainfall today, while the Meteorological Office has forecast heavy rainfall in some parts.
India News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday July 28, 2015
The country has received only 83 per cent of rainfall in July with the situation in parts of central and southern India remaining particularly grim, even as the weatherman predicted an improvement in the situation in coming days.
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Sunday July 26, 2015
Many parts of India are set to receive heavy to very heavy rains over the next two days, the Indian Meteorological Department said today.
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Tuesday July 21, 2015
Heavy rains are expected all over the country starting July 22 and will continue till the first week of August, making up for the overall rain deficit, private weather forecaster Skymet said on Monday.
Karnataka News | Indo-Asian News Service | Wednesday July 15, 2015
The weather office today forecast heavy rainfall for coastal Karnataka.
Press Trust of India | Thursday July 9, 2015
In signs of a deficient monsoon, India has experienced a drop in rainfall in July and almost all regions except the North-West have started registering negative precipitation.
Thomson Reuters | Friday July 3, 2015
Ample monsoon rainfall in June accelerated planting of main crops such as rice and cotton, government data showed on Friday, though the current dry spell could slow down the pace of sowing in coming weeks.
Sunday June 28, 2015
Notwithstanding the plentiful rainfall in June, the weatherman has forecast less than normal precipitation over the next two months and advised the Agriculture Ministry to keep ready a contingency plan.
Delhi News | Indo-Asian News Service | Saturday June 27, 2015
The national capital experienced a partly cloudy today with the maximum temperature settling a notch above the season's average at 38.1 degrees Celsius. Similar weather is expected tomorrow, the Metrological office said.
India News | Reuters | Friday June 26, 2015
The monsoon has covered the entire country, the weather office said on Friday, more than two weeks ahead of the normal schedule in a year that is forecast to see below average rains.
Thomson Reuters | Friday June 26, 2015
India's monsoon has covered the entire country, the India Meteorological Department (IMD) said on Friday, more than two weeks ahead of the normal schedule in a year that is forecast to see below average rains.
Delhi News | Indo-Asian News Service | Thursday June 25, 2015
It will be a rainy today in Delhi with the minimum temperature settling at 25.8 degrees Celsius, two notches below the season's average.
Wednesday June 24, 2015
The system will provide three-day weather information with health advisories, levels of UV radiation and pollution among others.
Delhi News | Indo-Asian News Service | Tuesday June 23, 2015
It will be partly cloudy today here and the Met Office has forecast light rain and thundershowers in some areas.
Karnataka News | Indo-Asian News Service | Saturday June 13, 2015
Rain and thundershowers are likely at most places in Karnataka as the south-west monsoon advanced further into parts of north Karnataka and covered the entire state, the Met office said on Saturday.
Delhi News | Indo-Asian News Service | Friday June 12, 2015
The national capital experienced a hot today with the maximum temperature was recorded at 41.6 degrees Celsius, two notches above the season's average. The Meteorological Department Office has forecast a cloudy Saturday.
India News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday June 9, 2015
The Meteorological department today forecast heavy to very heavy rainfall in isolated places in western Meghalaya issuing an alert in that region.
Thomson Reuters | Friday June 5, 2015
On June 2, India scaled down this year's June to September monsoon rainfall forecast citing an El Nino weather pattern, raising fears of the first drought in six years.