“Orange Alert In Delhi

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“Orange” Alert In Delhi, Warning Of Severe Heatwave Conditions: IMD

Delhi was hit by a heatwave on May 13, with temperatures reaching 46 degrees Celsius (°C). The India Meteorological Department issued an "orange" alert, indicating the possibility of a severe heatwave on May 14. The maximum temperature in Delhi might reach 45°C to 47°C. Meteorologists predict some reprieve over the weekend, with a new western disturbance likely to drop the temperature to approximately 41°C starting May 16. 

Sat, 14 May 2022 - 10:00 AM / by Vidhi Jhunjhunwala

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Orange Alert

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IMD Predicts Severe Heatwave In Delhi; Issues Orange Alert

According to the IMD, the maximum temperature in the national capital is expected to touch 42 degrees Celsius on April 10. "The frequency of intense heatwave conditions will be higher in April as compared to March. We expect the heatwave conditions to continue till April 15 in some parts," stated an official. Notably, Delhi recorded a high temperature in 72 years in the first half of April.


Sun, 10 Apr 2022 - 02:30 PM / by Shaloo Priya

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Delhi Witnessed Light Rain

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Light Rain Lashes Delhi; Air Quality Remains 'Very Poor'

Delhi-NCR witnessed light showers in the morning on January 22. An 'Orange alert' has been issued for 19 districts of Madhya Pradesh and thunderstorms accompanied by lightning and hail. "Light intensity rain would occur over and adjoining areas of entire Delhi-NCR", IMD tweeted. Meanwhile, AQI of Delhi remained in the 'very poor' category, with an AQI of 342. The minimum temperature in the national capital will rise 2-3 degrees Celsius.

Sat, 22 Jan 2022 - 10:25 AM / by Madhvi Jha

Tags: IMD, rain, Delhi, orange alert, SAFAR

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People in flood.

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Orange Alert Issued For South Andhra Pradesh, North Tamil Nadu: IMD

The India Meteorological Department (IMD) issued an orange alert for south Andhra Pradesh and North Tamil Nadu on November 28. Nellore and Chittoor in Andhra Pradesh have been issued an orange alert. In Tamil Nadu, orange alert covers districts such as Chennai, Chengalpattu, Kancheepuram, Thiruvallur, Villupuram, Puducherry, Cuddalore, Thanjavur, Thiruvarur, Nagapattinam, and Karaikal. The orange alert tells the area may receive heavy rain… read-more

Sun, 28 Nov 2021 - 10:45 AM / by Brijesh Goswami

Tags: orange alert, IMD, Andhra Pradesh, Tamil Nadu, coastal district

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Heavy Rainfall

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IMD Issues Orange Alert In Kerala's 6 Cities, Yellow Alert In 8 Districts

Indian Meteorological Department issued an ''orange alert'' in six districts and ''yellow alert'' in eight districts on November 13 in Kerala. The six districts include Thiruvananthapuram, Kollam, Pathanamthitta, Alappuzha, Kottayam, and Idukki. The Yellow alert covers Ernakulam, Thrissur, Palakkad, Malappuram, Kozhikode, Kannur, Wayanad, and Kasaragod district. While Thiruvananthapuram has already been receiving heavy rainfall since last… read-more

Sat, 13 Nov 2021 - 03:26 PM / by Brijesh Goswami

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Vehicles on road amid Rainfall.

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IMD Issues Orange Alert For Delhi & Warns Against Waterlogging

The meteorological department issued an orange alert in Delhi and also warned against the possibility of heavy rainfall, waterlogging, and disruption of traffic on September 22. Moreover, the IMD also issued a yellow alert for September 23, 25, 26. While a green alert has been issued for September 24. Notably, IMD's Safdarjung Observatory has recorded 1161.1 mm of rainfall this season than 1,156.6 mm of rainfall in 1975. 

Wed, 22 Sep 2021 - 12:58 PM / by Ettishree Shukla

Tags: IMD, Delhi, orange alert, yellow alert, Heavy Rain

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Bikers amid heavy rainfall.

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IMD Issues Red, Orange And Yellow Alert In Odisha's 21 Cities

Considering a depression over Northwest Bay of Bengal and adjoining the Odisha coast, the Indian Meteorological Department (IMD) has issued a red alert in seven districts of Odisha for the next 24 hours on September 12. Moreover, IMD also issued an orange alert in six districts and a yellow alert in eight districts. ''There are also chances of flash floods,'' said Umashankar Das, a scientist at IMD Bhubaneswar.

Mon, 13 Sep 2021 - 10:20 AM / by Brijesh Goswami

Tags: Red Alert, orange alert, IMD, Odisha, Flash Flood

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Riding bike amid heavy rainfall

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IMD Issues Orange Alert To Delhi, UP, Rajasthan & Haryana

Following a heavy rainfall in Delhi, the Indian Meteorological Department (IMD) warned against moderate to heavy intensity rain issuing an orange alert on August 21. Moreover, the department also issued warning to the adjoining areas of Delhi such as Haryana, Uttar Pradesh, and Rajasthan. However, Delhi has already been witnessing heavy downpours since August 20 that caused waterlogging and also affected the traffic movement in several areas… read-more

Sat, 21 Aug 2021 - 12:19 PM / by Brijesh Goswami

Tags: orange alert, HEAVY RAINFALL, IMD, Delhi, waterlogging

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Kerala storm.

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Kerala Expects Heavy Rainfall; IMD Issues Orange, Yellow Alert 

Expecting heavy rainfall in the Kerala region, the Indian Meteorological Department has issued 'yellow' as well as 'orange' alert on June 15 & 16. Several districts in the state such as Kozhikode, Kannur, and Kasargod districts have been issued an orange alert. However, Thiruvananthapuram, Kollam, Pathanamthitta, Kottayam, Idukki, Alapuzha, Ernakulam, Thrissur, Palakkad, Malappuram and Wayanad districts have been alerted for yellow.

Tue, 15 Jun 2021 - 09:10 AM / by Sohini Mandal

Tags: Kerala, weather forecast, orange alert, yellow alert, rainfall, IMD Forecast

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Mumbai rains

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Mumbai Rains: IMD Issues Red Alert For June 13

The Indian Meteorological Department (IMD) has issued an orange alert in Mumbai for June 12 and a red alert for June 13, due to a heavy rainfall. The civic control rooms and other agencies including the power utility firms like BEST and Adani have been issued a notice of "high alert". Squads from NDRF and Navy are made ready to assist in case of an emergency.

Sat, 12 Jun 2021 - 05:33 PM / by Sohini Mandal

Tags: rainfall, Mumbai, orange alert, Red Alert

Courtesy: The Economic Times