Met Office

  • Light to moderate rainfall continues in parts of Rajasthan 5 days ago

    Light to moderate rainfall on Sunday continued in parts of Rajasthan with Malsisar in Jhunjhunu district recording maximum of 12 cm rains. According to MeT office, Chabbara (Baran) and Tibbi (Hanumangarh) towns also recorded 8 and 7 cm rains respectively. Many places in Jaipur, Kota, Ajmer and Bikaner and few places...
  • Moderate to heavy rains in UP 6 days ago

    Moderate to heavy rains or thundershowers occurred at most places in Uttar Pradesh in the past 24 hours, the Met office said here on Saturday. South-west monsoon remained normal in east UP and was active in the western part of the state. Dhampur received the highest rainfall at 22 cms, followed...
  • Bihar lashed by heavy rainfall July 5, 2014

    Bihar was lashed by heavy rainfall on Saturday and the MET office warned of heavy rainfall at isolated places in the state. More rain is expected over the next 24 hours the local Indian Meteorological Department (IMD) office said and warned of heavy rainfall at isolated places in the state. The...
  • Dry weather conditions prevail in most of Rajasthan July 5, 2014

    Dry weather conditions today on Saturday prevailed in most of the areas in Rajasthan even as light to moderate rains occurred at isolated places. According to MeT office, light to moderate rains occurred at isolated places in Jaipur and Kota division whereas rest of the areas remained completely dry during the...
  • Lucknow remains hot and humid despite overnight showers June 27, 2014

    Despite heavy overnight showers, the weather in Uttar Pradesh's capital was hot and humid on Friday. The weatherman said there will be no respite from the sultry weather in the coming few days. The maximum temperature Thursday was 41.5 degrees Celsius, four degrees above the season's average, the Met Office said. The...
  • Heat wave to intensify, mercury could soar up to 46 deg Celsius, says Met Office May 22, 2014

    The heat wave in Uttar Pradesh is set to intensify in days to come, the Met Office has forecast on Thursday adding that the mercury could touch as high as 46 degrees Celsius in some places in the coming week. At many places in the state the maximum temperature on Wednesday...
  • Heavy rains, lightning in Lucknow leads to massive power cuts March 25, 2014

    A massive storm accompanied by lightning and heavy rains lashed Lucknow on  Tuesday leaving several trees uprooted. The Met Office recorded wind speed of around 30 km per hour here. No loss of life has been reported so far though there was some damage to property as many hoardings and tin roof tops...
  • Rainfall, snow hit north India; MeT office warns of more February 5, 2013

    New Delhi: Rain and snowfall continue to lash north India, pulling down the mercury with the inclement weather likely to continue in the coming days. It was a chilly day for Delhiites after a spell of relatively warm weather as intermittent rain lashed parts of the city and the maximum...
  • Cyclone looms: Fishermen told to stay home December 29, 2011

    Chennai: A "very severe" cyclonic storm lay centred about 250 km of Chennai, with the weather office forecasting winds touching up to 135 kph and advising fishermen against venturing into sea for the next two days. "The very severe cyclonic storm 'Thane' over southwest Bay of Bengal moved west-southwestward and lay...
  • Coastal Andhra braces for cyclone 'Thane' December 29, 2011

    Hyderabad: High tidal waves lashed the coast of Andhra Pradesh on Wednesday under the impact of severe cyclonic storm 'Thane' over the Bay of Bengal, the Met Office said. The storm is expected to hit the southern shoreline by Friday morning. The India Meteorological Department (IMD) has issued an 'orange' alert,...