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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

Miffed at IMD, Kerala government eyes global agencies for better forecast

Bureaucrats said the state government’s key weather-related decisions including the opening of dam shutters, evacuation of people, etc are guided based on the forecast of IMD among other things.

published on : 6th September 2018

Meteorological Department had indeed warned Kerala on August 15

At the special Assembly on post-flood reconstruction on Thursday, the CM had blamed lousy weather forecasts for the floods.

published on : 1st September 2018

No heavy rains in Kerala from tomorrow; 6.33 lakh people in relief camps, says NDMA

The NDMA today said there will be no heavy rains in the flood-hit Kerala for the next four days, giving a ray of hope to the distraught people of the state.

published on : 19th August 2018

Weak monsoon to continue in Karnataka, scanty rainfall in August too

Monsoon had weakened in the Southern part of India due to the lack of supportive weather systems.

published on : 7th August 2018

Country-wide monsoon deficiency remains at 5 per cent; east India to get more rainfall this week

Nearly 74 per cent of the country has received normal rainfall until now this season.

published on : 29th July 2018

Thunderstorm, rain to lash Delhi, Punjab, Uttar Pradesh

Earlier today, the IMD issued warning of thunderstorm accompanied with rain, dust storm, and gusty wind in parts of Uttar Pradesh today in the next few hours.

published on : 16th June 2018

IMD to forecast floods using new system, soil study data

This will help to ascertain how much water will be absorbed into the ground and how much will be left behind after going into rivers, drains and other water bodies, which can lead to floods.

published on : 10th June 2018

The Metman Sarat Chandra Sahu who weathered calamities to transform IMD

A Grade-F scientist with the IMD, Sahu was the longest serving Director at IMD’s Regional Meteorological Science Centre in Bhubaneswar.

published on : 1st June 2018

Flyovers are hardly that, rains will make them worse

They are old and poorly maintained; as rains close in, expect jams and drive slow to avoid slumping into potholes.

published on : 31st May 2018

Monsoon hits Kerala three days ahead of schedule; IMD says heavy rains to continue

The onset of monsoon over the southern state marks the commencement of the four-month long rainy season in the country.

published on : 29th May 2018

Stay away from the sea, IMD warns fishermen

The IMD has warned fishermen again from venturing into the sea till May 30 owing to the presence of a strengthened low pressure area over the Arabian Sea.  

published on : 29th May 2018

IMD issues warning about severe cyclonic storm 'Mekunu' for Maharashtra-Goa coast

Mekunu is likely to intensify into a cyclonic storm during next 24 hours and into a severe one in subsequent 24 hours.

published on : 26th May 2018

Heavy rainfall forecast in Kerala till Monday

The State Disaster Management Authority has been advised to take precautionary measures and open control rooms in every taluks till May 29.

published on : 26th May 2018

South-west monsoon: May 29 date for Kerala, Odisha will have to wait

In Odisha, the weather office said, the exact date for arrival would depend on the low pressure which is likely to form over Arabian Sea off Kerala coast around May 25-26.

published on : 19th May 2018
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