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Cyclone Gaja impact: Kerala fishermen warned as state to receive very heavy rainfall over the weekend

With the 'Gaja' cyclone over coastal Tamil Nadu continuing to move westwards, fishermen have been advised not to venture into the Arabian Sea along and off the Kerala coast from Friday evening.

published on : 16th November 2018

Cyclone Gaja: Heavy rain likely in Nellore, Prakasam, Chittoor

The sea condition is very rough and the fishermen of Coastal Andhra Pradesh have been warned against venturing into the sea. 

published on : 16th November 2018

Gaja effect: Karnataka districts may receive rain over weekend

ccording to the Indian Meteorological Department, rainfall is forecast for districts of South Interior Karnataka including Bengaluru for three to four days, starting Thursday.

published on : 14th November 2018

Cyclonic storm to revive monsoon in Tamil Nadu from November 15

Heavy rains would occur at isolated places over South Tamil Nadu, including Thoothukudi and â€‹Tirunelveli, said IMD.

published on : 10th November 2018

National Centre for Coastal Research coming up in Visakhapatnam

India has come a long way in weather forecasting, said Harsha Vardhan, the Union minister for Science and Technology, Environment, Forest and Climate Change, here on Friday.

published on : 3rd November 2018

Ministry of Earth Sciences secretary inaugurates Cyclone Warning Centre

Speaking after inaugurating the Cyclone Warning Centre, he said weather prediction involves probabilities and no organisation can give accurate forecasts every single time.

published on : 24th October 2018

Accurate interpretation of IMD warnings important: Ministry of Earth Sciences secretary

IMD director general K J Ramesh said the government weather agency is in the process of introducing impact-based forecast systems and risk-based warning mechanism for all coastal districts.

published on : 24th October 2018

‘Inaccurate’ IMD forecast leaves tourism, fishing sectors fuming in Kerala

In the wake of the IMD’s warning, the fishers who ventured into the sea were forced to return, while the hotel industry witnessed a huge number of booking cancellations.

published on : 10th October 2018

Allow IMD to set up another 188 rain gauges in state, Kerala asks Centre

In a letter to the Union Ministry of Home Affairs, the state government stated the IMD has only a “few automated rain gauges in Kerala and it gathers daily rain data from just about 68 stations.

published on : 10th October 2018

IMD red alert puts CM Edappadi K Palaniswami in huddle with officials

Palaniswami advised District Collectors to ensure that fishermen return from sea by Friday (Oct 5) and take measures to see that fishermen do not venture out into the sea from Saturday.

published on : 6th October 2018

Northeast monsoon likely to reach Chennai by October 8, IMD issues red alert

The meteorological department has said the onset of the monsoon is likely on October 8 in view of the favourable conditions.  

published on : 6th October 2018

Kerala: Cyclone warning spreads panic in coastal areas

The Fisheries Department has notified the fishermen about the red alert and urged the fishing boats to return to the shore immediately.

published on : 5th October 2018

Monsoon dull, high temperature to continue for next seven days: IMD

The high temperature which is being recorded across the State is going to continue for a week more, weathermen from Indian Meteorological Department said.

published on : 4th October 2018

Kerala: Weather-wise, rough week ahead likely

Following a heavy rainfall warning by the IMD, a yellow alert has been issued in Idukki and Pathanamthitta for Tuesday.

published on : 1st October 2018

Not ready to wait for one more error, Government turns to ISRO for weather forecast data

It is likely the Hyderabad-based National Remote Sensing Centre (NRSC) will be providing the Kerala government with the requisite data.

published on : 10th September 2018
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