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Tuesday, July 05, 2022

Doppler radar


Explained: As monsoon advances, how Doppler radars help track and forecast weather

July 16, 2021 8:40 am

Observing the time required for the beam to be transmitted and returned to the radar allows weather forecasting departments to "see" raindrops in the atmosphere, and measure their distance from the radar.

Mumbai’s only Doppler Radar again malfunctions, heavy rain likely today

July 15, 2021 4:43 am

On May 17, a day before Cyclone Tauktae brushed past the city's coastline, the Doppler Radar had become defunct.

For two monsoons in a row, Rs 15-cr Doppler Radar stops working

July 14, 2015 1:10 am

In April 2013 as well, the radar had been hit with a technical snag for over a month.

State asks builders to identify site for new Doppler radar

March 24, 2014 9:33 am

Ownership of the land and the willingness of the owner to provide land for the radar will also be ascertained by developers.

IMD moots a smaller Doppler radar in city

November 08, 2013 6:58 am

If approved,the new radar would be installed at a height of at least 150 metres from sea level.

Free to grow

November 04, 2013 3:11 am

The Doppler radar obstacle may have gone,but space-starved Mumbai needs more imaginative planning.

Finally,Mumbai to shift weather radar that stalled construction

November 01, 2013 2:53 am

Doppler radar,predicts weather patterns and is capable of weather surveillance up to 500 km.

With a radar,Met Dept sets ceiling for South Mumbai buildings

March 14, 2014 12:12 pm

The Maharashtra government decided to set up the radar after the July 2005 deluge.

Armed with radar,Met dept is new inspector raj for Mumbai buildings

October 09, 2013 2:08 am

Two years ago,a no-objection certificate from the IMD was made mandatory for highrise buildings.

Cut to size by Doppler radar,developers write to state govt

August 27, 2013 12:58 am

Following the July 2005 deluge,the state government had decided to set up the Doppler radar,which offers advanced weather warnings and predictions and is capable of weather surveillance up to 400 km.