India Meteorological Department(Search results - 26)
Top StoriesMay 23, 2021, 2:39 PM IST
PM Modi reviews Cyclone Yaas preparedness, oil installations at sea secured
Emphasising the need to ensure power supply and communication network are swiftly restored, the Prime Minister directed senior officials at the high-level meeting to coordinate with states to ensure the safe evacuation of people from high-risk areas.
Top StoriesMay 23, 2021, 10:19 AM IST
Armed forces brace for cyclone Yaas impact in West Bengal and Odisha
The India Meteorological Department has issued a warning by saying a low-pressure area formed over the east-central Bay of Bengal and adjoining north Andaman Sea and will intensify into a cyclonic storm by May 24. It will further turn into a very severe cyclonic storm during the subsequent 24 hours.
Top StoriesMay 16, 2021, 6:17 PM IST
Cyclone Tauktae: National Crisis Management Committee chairs meeting to review cyclone preparations
During the review meeting, Director General of the India Meteorological Department (IMD) Mrutyunjay Mohapatra informed the committee about the latest status of the cyclone.
Top StoriesMay 16, 2021, 1:28 PM IST
Cyclone Tauktae: Amit Shah chairs meeting with Gujarat, Maharashtra CMs; reviews preparedness of states
Cyclone Tauktae has intensified into a "very severe cyclonic storm" and is approaching the Gujarat coast, the India Meteorological Department (IMD) said on Sunday.
Top StoriesMay 16, 2021, 10:03 AM IST
Cyclone Tauktae: Two killed in Kerala as storm intensifies, 71 relief camps set up
The State recorded an average rainfall of 145.5 mm on Saturday, Chief Minister, Pinarayi Vijayan said, citing data from the India Meteorological Department (IMD), with the power and agriculture sectors reporting heavy damage.
Top StoriesMay 15, 2021, 11:02 PM IST
Cyclone Tauktae intensifies into 'severe cyclonic storm'; PM reviews preparedness
According to the India Meteorological Department, Tauktae (pronounced Tau'Te) is expected to intensify further into a 'very severe cyclonic storm' by April 18, with windspeed ranging between 150kmph and 160kmph.
Top StoriesDec 5, 2020, 11:18 AM IST
Cyclone Burevi ‘practically stationary’ for 30 hrs over Rameswaram, likely to weaken in 12 hrs
Cyclone Burevi continued to hover over the Gulf of Mannar near the Ramanathan district coast on Saturday, remaining 'practically stationary' for the last 30 hours, the India Meteorological Department reported.
Top StoriesDec 3, 2020, 12:51 PM IST
Cyclone Burevi: Amit Shah dials Tamil Nadu and Kerala CMs, assures all possible help
The India Meteorological Department (IMD) has issued a red alert for Thiruvananthapuram, Kollam, Pathanamthitta and Alappuzha districts of Kerala for December 3. There is a red alert for four districts of Tamil Nadu too.
Top StoriesNov 24, 2020, 10:14 AM IST
Cyclone Nivar: Chennai braces up for severe cyclonic storm as depression crosses Tamil Nadu coast
The depression is very likely to intensify into a cyclonic storm during next 24 hours, the India Meteorological Department (IMD) said in a bulletin.
IndiaNov 18, 2020, 1:21 PM IST
Karnataka to witness scattered rains on November 18, 19
According to the India Meteorological Department (IMD), a cyclonic circulation is located over the Maldives in the Arabian Sea, due to this scattered light rainfall, accompanied by thunderstorms and lightning, is expected over Coastal and South Interior Karnataka, particularly on Wednesday, November 18.
IndiaOct 23, 2020, 3:36 PM IST
Karnataka rains: Thundershowers expected across coastal Karnataka, Bengaluru
The India Meteorological Department (IMD) on Friday has predicted rains/thundershowers at most places over coastal Karnataka, South Interior Karnataka and at isolated places over North Interior Karnataka.
IndiaOct 22, 2020, 10:49 AM IST
Heavy rain alert during Durga puja in West Bengal
The India Meteorological Department (IMD) on Wednesday said maximum intensity rain will be recorded in Andhra Pradesh, Odisha, West Bengal and the northeast on October 22 and 23. With a low-pressure formation over the central parts of the Bay of Bengal, Kolkata and the adjoining areas of south Bengal are likely to receive light to receive heavy showers over the next 48 hours. It will be a wet Durga Puja for West Bengal as the Meteorological office has predicted the heaviest rainfall on October 23, which is likely to continue till the forenoon of October 24.
IndiaOct 21, 2020, 9:10 AM IST
Karnataka rains: IMD issues Yellow alert for Bengaluru
The India Meteorological Department (IMD) has issued a yellow alert for Bengaluru as the city continued to witness heavy rains. KSNDMC reported that areas in western and southern Bengaluru received between 11 mm and 71.5 mm of rainfall.
IndiaAug 21, 2020, 12:10 PM IST
South Bengal districts including Kolkata to receive heavy downpour over one week
With two back-to-back low-pressure systems forming over the Bay of Bengal, the India Meteorological Department has issued a warning of heavy rain in the districts of south Bengal, including Kolkata, over the next one week.
IndiaAug 5, 2020, 3:47 PM IST
Karnataka: Red alert issued in Kodagu, extremely heavy rains predicted till August 8
The India Meteorological Department sounded a red alert for Kodagu even as heavy rains continued to lash the district.