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Delhi rains: Capital likely to experience hailstorm later today

The national capital is likely to experience rain and hailstorm through the day, the India Meteorological Department (IMD) said, attributing it to the western disturbance approaching the northwestern region of India.

Delhi: Expect more rain and cleaner air in days ahead

Several parts of the city, such as Palam, Lodhi Road, Ayanagar and Ridge saw light rain in the morning followed by heavier rain late in the evening.


Another cold week ahead for Maharashtra: IMD

2018 had ended on a cold note for most cities in Maharashtra, with night temperatures dropping to as low as 3 degrees Celsius, as reported from Nagpur.

Moderate to heavy snowfall expected in Jammu-Kashmir

The statement issued said that the disturbance will affect different areas of Jammu, Kashmir and Ladakh regions which are expected to receive light to moderate rain and snow.

Now on Pune IMD website: How India weathered the last 117 years

While Daily Weather Reports from India, starting in 1901, have been digitised, daily weather charts available since 1932 till 2014 are also available in a digital format.

After a warm week, 2018 to end on a cold note in Maharashtra

Fresh western disturbances are likely to form around December 28 and associated cold conditions are likely to return, mainly over northern parts of Maharashtra.


Monsoon break

But there is little cause for concern so far. Real challenge farmers face today is not production, but prices.

Delhi rain brings respite from pollution, air quality improves to 'poor'

Light showers in Delhi NCR bring temperature down, improves air quality

Cyclonic storm to bring heavy rainfall to TN-Andhra coast on November 15

The well-marked low-pressure area over southeast Bay of Bengal and the adjoining north Andaman has intensified into a depression, an IMD release said

IMD denies farmers’ allegations on links with seeds, fertiliser firms

In a statement issued on October 14, the IMD said 13 districts in the state have received below normal rainfall while all the others have recorded normal rainfall this year, which was stated in the LRF.

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Heavy dust storm hits Delhi-NCR again, IMD issues warning for next four days

This dust storm was the second which hit the national capital and the adjoining region in last four days. Incidents of power cuts, fallen tress, fallen poles were reported from few parts of the national capital.

Thunderstorm alert across North India: Evening schools shut, Delhi metro to exercise caution

On Monday, the IMD issued an amber-coloured alert, signifying the level of caution, that is needed. There are four types of colour codes: green (no action), yellow (situation to be watched), amber (government agencies to be prepared for severe weather) and red (action needed).