INDIAN METEOROLOGY DEPARTMENT

  • MeT department predicts heavy rainfall in the next 48 hours in Mumbai August 1, 2014

    The city is preparing for the fallout of heavy rains after an alert was issued by The Indian Meteorology Department(MeT) on Friday. The MeT officials have predicted a heavy downpour in the next 48 hours. On Thursday night the city received 102 milimetres of rain. ...
  • Cyclone Phailin is not a super cyclone: Met October 12, 2013

    Indian Meteorology Department (IMD) Director General LS Rathore said that the Cyclone Phailin, which hit India's East coast near Gopalpur in Ganjam district of Odisha on Saturday night, is not a super cyclone. The Cyclone made the landfall at over 200 km per hour, making it the worst cyclone in...
  • Magnitude 6.3 aftershock felt after IranPak border quake: IMD April 16, 2013

    At least 40 people were killed in Iran after a massive earthquake measuring 7.8 on the Richter Scale hit the IranPakistan border. The tremors were also felt in India, Pakistan and the Gulf. ...
  • Heavy western disturbance behind snow, rainfall across N India: Met Dept February 5, 2013

    Delhi saw massive traffic jams and waterlogged streets as it received the highest rainfall in February since 1942. ...
  • All mechanisms in place to tackle tsunami: IMD April 11, 2012

    RS Dattatreya, Director Seismology, Indian Meteorological Department, said that the Home Ministry has been asked to take necessary precautions. ...