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IMD Predicts Heavy Rainfall In Northwest Region, Issues Yellow Alert

Northwest states like Haryana, Punjab, Delhi and others are likely to receive heavy to very heavy rainfall in the next few days. The India Meteorological Department (IMD) has predicted enhanced rainfall activity till July 31. As per IMD, heavy rainfall with thunderstorms are likely in Rajasthan (July 27); Punjab, north Haryana and Chandigarh (July 27-31), and Uttar Pradesh (July 28-31). Moreover, the IMD also issued a yellow alert for states… read-more

Thu, 28 Jul 2022 - 10:30 AM / by Varsha Joshi

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Lightning Strikes Claim Lives Of At Least 11 In One Day: Madhya Pradesh

In Madhya Pradesh, 11 people died across four districts in one day, due to lightning. The Indian Meteorological Department (IMD) has warned of lightning and thunderstorms in eight districts. An ex-gratia amount of Rs 2 lakh has been announced for the families of the deceased and Rs 50,000 for the injured. According to IMD department scientists, in 2021, Madhya Pradesh reported the highest number of clouds and ground strikes. 

Thu, 07 Jul 2022 - 09:00 PM / by Shibu Immanuel S

Tags: Madhya Pradesh, Gwalior, IMD, lightning, thunderstorms

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Thunderstorms, Lightning Storms Kill 16 People In Bihar; Heavy Rain Forecast: IMD

16 people died in seven districts of Bihar on June 28 as a result of lightning strikes and thunderstorms. East Champaran had four lightning-related fatalities, Bhojpur had three, Saran had three, West Champaran had two, Araria had two, Banka had one, and Muzaffarpur had one. India Meteorological Department forecasted heavy rain in Bihar on June 29 and 30. However, moderate rain is expected throughout Bihar on July 1 and 2. 

Wed, 29 Jun 2022 - 03:23 PM / by Vidhi Jhunjhunwala

Tags: Bihar, weather forecast, rain, IMD, thunderstorms

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Chennai Regional Meteorological Department Forecasts Rainfall, Thunderstorms In Tamil Nadu

Thunderstorms with mild to moderate rainfall are expected throughout Tamil Nadu, including Chennai, on June 21, according to Chennai Regional Meteorological Department. Heavy rains have lashed Chennai for the previous two days, with certain regions getting unprecedented volumes of rain. For the next five days, Tamil Nadu is likely to experience rain and thunderstorms. It is also forecasted that the weather in Tamil Nadu's neighboring cities… read-more

Wed, 22 Jun 2022 - 12:36 PM / by Vidhi Jhunjhunwala

Tags: Tamil Nadu, Chennai Regional Meteorological Department, rainfall, thunderstorms, weather forecast

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Delhi, NCR Receives Rainfall After Scorching Heat, Says IMD

National Capital Region (NCR) and Delhi parts received heavy to moderate rainfall on June 16, giving relief to people from heat. The IMD issued a weather alert, stating gutsy winds, thunderstorms and rainfall will occure at adjoining areas of North Delhi, Sonipat, Kharkhoda, North-West Delhi, Bhawan, Mundka (West Delhi). Furthermore, gutsy winds are also expected with speed of 30-40 kmph. The rainfall after scorching 44-47 degrees temperature… read-more

Thu, 16 Jun 2022 - 11:00 AM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Delhi, NCR, rainfall, thunderstorms, IMD

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IMD Issues Yellow Alert In Delhi, Temperature Expected To Drop

India Meteorological Department declared a yellow alert in Delhi on June 15, anticipating thunderstorms and strong winds in the national capital. The city saw a low temperature of 29.4 degrees Celsius on June 15. Over the next six days, the IMD predicts thunderstorms or light rainfall in Delhi. The temperature is expected to dip to 35 degrees Celsius by June 19 due to the rains, as per the forecast.  

Wed, 15 Jun 2022 - 03:00 PM / by Vidhi Jhunjhunwala

Tags: Delhi, Indian Meteorological Department, thunderstorms, heavy rains, weather forecast

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IMD Forecasts Minor Chance Of Rain & Thunder Throughout Week: Delhi

Delhi experienced overnight rainfall and strong winds on May 24. The India Meteorological Department (IMD) forecasts gloomy skies with a minor chance of precipitation and thunder in the week. "The heat will return once the impact of this Western Disturbance is over," stated a senior IMD scientist. After more than two months, Delhi experienced moderate to heavy rains on May 23. 

Wed, 25 May 2022 - 01:18 PM / by Vidhi Jhunjhunwala

Tags: rain, thunderstorms, Delhi, IMD, IMD Forecast

Delhi Rains

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Delhi-NCR, Adjoining Areas Receive Heavy Rains & Thunderstorms

Delhi-NCR and several adjoining areas woke up to monstrous rains and thunderstorms on the morning of January 8, which increased the air quality. The rainfall received was 40.6 mm, as per IMD reports. Following the rains, Delhi's air quality improved to 95 (AQI), which is termed "satisfactory". "The air quality is likely to remain in moderate category on Sunday and moderate to poor category on Monday," said Weather Department.

Sat, 08 Jan 2022 - 04:30 PM / by Shibu Immanuel S

Tags: Delhi-NCR, rainfall, thunderstorms, IMD, air quality