THIRUVANANTAPURAM, AUG 2
The India Met Department has officially mounted a watch for a low-pressure area, the fifth in the current series, to materialise over the northwest Bay of Bengal by tomorrow.
Thiruvananthapuram, July 29
Yesterday’s low pressure over northwest Bay of Bengal has intensified a round into being ‘well-marked’ this afternoon, driving rains into central and adjoining west India.
An India Met De...
Thiruvananthapuram, July 21
The newborn ‘low’ over the north Bay of Bengal and adjoining Gangetic West Bengal and the Odisha coasts stayed put overnight, and is awaiting a round of strengthening.
It will cause a bel...
Thiruvananthapuram, July 2
The northern limit of the monsoon has not advanced from yesterday’s position but the Met says conditions are ripe for its entry into parts of Northwest India.
Over the next two days, rain...
Thiruvananthapuram, June 24
The monsoon remained stuck along an arc emerging out of south Gujarat into north-east Madhya Pradesh and further into east Uttar Pradesh on Tuesday. Model outlooks suggest no major i...
Thiruvananthapuram, June 17
The entire west coast has been put on alert with warnings of rough seas, high winds and heavy rainfall in clear signs of a revival of monsoon.
Over Kerala, heavy rain warning is valid for...
June 5, 2014
A recent report from the US Climate Prediction Centre (CPC) has suggested to an increased probability of El Nino conditions strengthening this year. But will that propel domestic inflation? Not nec...
Thiruvananthapuram, March 31
Near-unanimity among forecast models about June-Sept season
Thiruvananthapuram, Aug 5
A rampaging monsoon is currently staging a rare spectacle in the form of a deep depression, which is just a gust away from being a cyclone, over east India.
At no time in recent rec...
Gandhinagar, Aug 1
Despite onset of monsoon rains’ getting delayed this year, Gujarat has caught up with sowing and its annual targets are expected to remain unaffected this kharif season. By J...
Thiruvananthapuram, July 26
The India Met Department has officially notified a watch for a new low-pressure area over northwest Bay of Bengal by tomorrow.
A preparatory upper cyclonic circulation persisting in...
THIRUVANANTHAPURAM, JULY 18
Rain deficit has been cut down to 36 per cent from 42 per cent a week ago but individual Met subdivision rain deficits in west and northwest India still averages much above 60 per cent. ...
Thiruvananthapuram, June 29
Locally adverse factors worsened by a developing El Nino in the Equatorial and East Pacific have combined to weaken the monsoon during the first month of June.
PV Joseph, monsoo...
Thiruvananthapuram, June 19
The monsoon is currently active in East India with a number of places, including Kolkata, receiving moderate to heavy overnight rain.
Kolkata, Midnapore and Diamond Harbour reported...
Thiruvananthapuram, June 17
The Australian Bureau of Meteorology has picked at least two weather matrices that run counter to typical El Nino development in the tropical Pacific Ocean.
These are the positive Souther...
Thiruvananthapuram, June 4
West-coast, along with central India, may stay dry during the week
March 7, 2014
After predicting Phailin’s landfall last year, barely 3km off the mark, a near impossible feat, the India Meteorological Department is enjoying its season in the sun