Met Office

  • Bihar lashed by heavy rainfall 05-07-2014 09:56 PM

    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....
  • Dry weather conditions prevail in most of Rajasthan 05-07-2014 07:26 PM

    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...
  • Lucknow remains hot and humid despite overnight showers 27-06-2014 11:52 AM

    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...
  • Heat wave to intensify, mercury could soar up to 46 deg Celsius, says Met Office 22-05-2014 11:34 AM

    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...
  • Heavy rains, lightning in Lucknow leads to massive power cuts 25-03-2014 09:44 AM

    A massive storm accompanied by lightning and heavy rains lashed Lucknowon 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...
  • Cyclone looms: Fishermen told to stay home 29-12-2011 01:58 PM

    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...
  • Coastal Andhra braces for cyclone 'Thane' 29-12-2011 10:36 AM

    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'...