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Delhiites bring out your chai and snacks as IMD predicts rainfall in the city today

Delhiites bring out your chai and snacks as IMD predicts rainfall in the city today

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New Delhi: The India Meteorological Department (IMD) on Saturday (July 24, 2021) predicted that parts of Delhi and NCR region will receive thunderstorms with light to moderate intensity rain in the next two hours. The thunderstorms are predicted in the adjoining areas of isolated places of North Delhi, South-West Delhi, South Delhi, Faridabad, Ballabhgarh, the IMD further said. “Thunderstorm with light to moderate intensity rain would occur over and adjoining areas of isolated places of North Delhi, South-West Delhi, South Delhi, NCR (Faridabad, Ballabhgarh) during next 2 hours,” said IMD in a tweet on Saturday morning. 24/07/2021: 07:10 IST; Thunderstorm with light to moderate intensity rain would occur over and adjoining areas of isolated places of North Delhi, South-West Delhi, So...
Southwest monsoon has now covered entire country including Delhi: IMD

Southwest monsoon has now covered entire country including Delhi: IMD

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New Delhi: The India Meteorological Department (IMD) on Tuesday (July 13, 2021) said that the southwest monsoon has now covered the entire country. In a weather bulletin, the weather department stated that in association with the continued prevalence of moist easterly winds from the Bay of Bengal in the lower levels since past four days, enhanced cloud cover and scattered to fairly widespread rainfall, the southwest monsoon has further advanced into remaining parts of the country including Delhi, remaining parts of Uttar Pradesh, Punjab, Haryana and Rajasthan. The monsoon normally advances over the national capital by June 27 and covers the entire country by July 8. This was the most delayed southwest monsoon in Delhi since 2002. The monsoon covered its last outposts - the desert tow...
IMD forecasts heavy rainfall over western, central India, issues ‘Red’ alert for Mumbai

IMD forecasts heavy rainfall over western, central India, issues ‘Red’ alert for Mumbai

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New Delhi: The western and central parts of the country will continue to witness heavy rains over the next three-four days, the IMD said on Wednesday while issuing a 'Red' alert for Mumbai, predicting heavy to very heavy rainfall in the country's financial capital. The India Meteorological Department (IMD) also issued an 'Orange' alert for Maharashtra's East Vidarbha region, which includes districts such as Bhandara, Chandrapur, Gadchiroli and Yavatmal, indicating the likelihood of heavy to very heavy showers. However, the intensity of rainfall over north India is likely to decrease after 24 hours, the Met office said. Alerts by the IMD are colour-coded from green to red. A 'green' alert stands for 'no warning' and the forecast is of light to moderate rain. A 'red' alert stands for 'w...