Tamil Nadu Govt Announces Closure Of Educational Institutions Amid Heavy Rain
In wake of the major rainfall reported in Tamil Nadu, authorities in the state’s Ramanathapuram district have announced holidays for all educational institutes. On October 10, Tamil Nadu has been witnessing heavy rains while the meteorological department forecasted for the next few days. Moreover, Thunderstorms are likely to induce the rains and the climatic condition is likely to continue till October 12, MeT forecast read.
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Delhi's Night Temperature Is Record Low With Second Highest Rainfall Since 2007
The national capital received the second highest rainfall since 2007 in the last 24 hours till 8.30 am, according to the India Meteorological data on Sunday. The city weathered near ceaseless rains, measuring 74mm till 8.30 am Sunday. The rainfall brought the maximum temperature on Saturday down by 10 notches, closing in the day-night temperature gap to a record low.
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Several Parts Of Mumbai Waterlogged; IMD Predicts Rainfall For Next 24 Hours
The city of Mumbai is experiencing water-logging across several areas due to incessant heavy rainfall, on October 8. The IMD has predicted that Mumbai will receive moderate to heavy rain with a cloudy sky, for the next 24 hours. IMD has also predicted isolated heavy rainfall over Gujarat, coastal Andhra Pradesh, Madhya Maharashtra and Yanam in the upcoming couple of days.
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Sydney Records Wettest Year Since 1858; More Heavy Downpour Expected In Australia
Australia’s Sydney recorded the wettest year in 164 years, with heavy downpour and major floods reported across several parts of the nation. Sydney has recorded 2,213 mm of rain, with three more months to go in 2022. The previous such record was in 1950, when Australia’s largest city of Sydney received 2,194 mm of rainfall. Meanwhile, the city is expected to receive more downpour in the coming days and weeks.
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Courtesy: Hindustan Times
Hollywood Actress Angelina Jolie Visits Flood Affected Pakistan
Hollywood star Angelina Jolie on Tuesday arrived in Pakistan to support people affected by the devastating floods in the country. The "Salt" actress landed in Dadu, Pakistan, and heard from people affected directly about their needs and about steps to prevent such suffering in the future. Notably, Pakistan is flooded making life of 33 million people in the region miserable and caused heavy property damage.
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Courtesy: The New Indian Express
Be Ready With Rescue Measures Amid IMD Yellow Rain Alert: CM Eknath Shinde
Maharashtra CM Eknath Shinde asked authorities in several districts of Maharashtra to be prepared amid rainfall alert. Notably, on September 8, the IMD issued a yellow alert in Maharashtra, following which Shinde led Government asked the concerned department to be ready with rescue teams and relief mechanisms. These are sudden, intense bouts of rain with gusts of wind for a few minutes, lashing rainfall in Maharashtra for next four-five days… read-more
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Bengaluru Roads Witnesses Water Logged Situation Amid Heavy Rain
Karnataka's Bengaluru witnessed heavy to very heavy rains, leading to water logged situation in several parts of the city. On September 6, a large area continued to witness issues, with streets waterlogged, houses and vehicles partially inundated. Using boats and tractors to cross the streets submerged in water by office goers and school children is being seen in the area. Furthermore, the municipal officials are working to normalise… read-more
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64 UP Districts Witness Drought-Like Situation Amid Less Rainfall, Farmers Worry
In Uttar Pradesh, 64 districts received less than normal rainfall this monsoon, troubling farmers for crops cultivation. The districts including Jaunpur have been facing drought-like conditions damaging crops. "Our crop is getting damaged. What will rain do later," asks Bhagat Pal, a farmer in the Jaunpur district. As per the IMD, only 11 of the 75 UP districts have received normal rainfall. Although authorities assure rain ahead, farmers are… read-more
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Mumbai Weather Dept Predicts Intense Rainfall For Next 24 Hours
The Mumbai Meteorological department issued rain alert in the Maharashtra Capital. As per the weather department, heavy showers are predicted on August 16 and August 17, causing trouble to commuters due to water logging and heavy traffic. Furthermore, there will be a high tide of 4.39 metres in the Arabian Sea here at 2:57 pm, which is a major cause of the predicted rainfall in the city.
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Red Alert Issued In Kerala Amid Excessive Water Discharge From Dams
Amid Kerala rainfall and various dams continuing to discharge excess water, the concerned weather authority issues red alerts in Kerala. In Many dams of the state, water has been released due to excessive rainfall causing trouble to people in the region as the water level has breached the upper rule curve. Citing an example, the water level at Cheruthoni dam of Idukki reservoir is at 2,385.70 feet, amid drizzling forecast.