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MeT Department

As Cyclone Amphan inches closer to coasts, Odisha records light rainfall

The cyclone is being continuously tracked by the Doppler Weather Radar (DWR) at Vishakhapatnam.

19 May 2020 3:42 PM

Intensity of rainfall in Maharashtra to reduce: IMD

Due to rough weather at sea, the MET department has advised people to avoid venturing into the water for next 24 hours.

11 Aug 2019 3:02 AM

Heavy rain hits Delhi, NCR; traffic affected, roads caves in at Ghaziabad

In Ghaziabad, the newly constructed Raj Nagar Extension Elevated Road was heavily waterlogged due to the rains.

26 Jul 2018 12:42 PM

Low pressure to trigger early monsoon

The Met department has warned fishermen not to venture into the sea along these areas from June 8 afternoon till further notification.

08 Jun 2018 6:39 AM

Monsoon likely to reach Maharashtra by June 6, says Met department

IMD has predicted normal rainfall for the country, as well as Maharashtra.

05 Jun 2018 7:57 PM


Severe heat wave warning issued for Delhi, Rajasthan, UP, other northern states

Met department also said that parts of Delhi NCR, Uttar Pradesh and Rajasthan will also experience dust storm on May 24.

23 May 2018 1:39 PM

Quake felt in Delhi-NCR, no casualties reported

At many places, people rushed out of homes, offices and other work places in panic.

10 May 2018 6:02 AM

After dust storm, Delhi-NCR brace for thunderstorm, gusty wind

The government also issued a list of 'dos and don'ts' to deal with any such possible situation.

08 May 2018 8:07 AM

India likely to receive average monsoon rains in 2018: Met department

Monsoon rains, the lifeline of the country’s USD 2 trillion economy, are expected to be 97 per cent of a long-term average.

16 Apr 2018 5:27 PM

Delhi wakes up to rainfall, temperature dips to 24 degree

Met department had predicted thunderstorm for Monday, accompanied with gusty winds.

09 Apr 2018 9:48 AM


Scorching summer ahead: IMD predicts high temperatures from March to May

The forecast for the March to May period is prepared on the basis of prevailing initial conditions in February.

01 Mar 2018 11:39 AM

Delhi: Dense fog shrouds city, 13 north-bound trains cancelled

The mercury also dropped to 5.6 degrees Celsius, two notches below the season's average.

17 Jan 2018 3:49 PM

Bengal reels under cold spell; similar conditions to stay

There was abnormal drop in day temperatures in some sub-Himalayan districts.

08 Jan 2018 2:06 AM

Delhi: Mercury dips to season's lowest, fog disrupts air, rail traffic

36 trains were cancelled, 30 rescheduled, while major airlines informed that their services have been hit.

06 Jan 2018 12:07 PM

Fog hits air services as cold wave grips capital

Delhi experienced the coldest day of the season with temperatures dropping as low as 5 degress Celsius.

06 Jan 2018 3:24 AM


Delhi: Met forecasts 'severe' air pollution in New Year run-up

The concentration of pollutants will rise till at least December 29 due to low velocity wind and the coming down of the atmospheric layer.

26 Dec 2017 9:09 PM

Delhi: Cold wave intensifies, 25 trains delayed, 12 cancelled

Delhi has been experiencing bitter cold for the past few days and fog was also seen in some parts.

15 Dec 2017 1:11 PM

Delhi smog: Visibility drops, temperature settles at 8.3 degrees

The weatherman has forecast a partly clear sky later on Monday and mist on Tuesday morning.

04 Dec 2017 12:57 PM

Met office revises monsoon forecast, says India will get 98% rainfall

In its initial forecast released in April, the IMD said the country could receive rainfall 96 per cent of the Long Period Average (LPA).

06 Jun 2017 9:03 PM

Respite temporary, heat to rise during weekend

Temperatures may approach 43ºC in the national capital soon.

12 Apr 2017 2:52 AM