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Days become warmer in Mumbai

The maximum temperature, which touched 36 degrees Celsius on Tuesday, showed a drop. On Wednesday, the Santacruz station recorded a maximum of 33.4 degrees Celsius, 2 above normal.

IMD to monitor seismic activity in Palghar

With such repeated incidents, experts are planning to set up machines to undertake long-term seismic observations.


IMD: Warmer winter in store as El Nino brews over Pacific

El Nino is a climatic phenomenon that occurs due to an abnormal warming of Pacific Ocean and is known to impact global weather patterns.

Fishermen told to stay away from southeast, Central Arabian Sea Likely low pressure may bring rain in south

he state is already witnessing high maximum temperatures with a departure of two-three degrees than normal.

IMD: Till August, six per cent below normal rain across India

In some parts of the country, August has seen bountiful rainfall, with Kerala and parts of Uttar Pradesh experiencing some of the wettest days in recent times.

Kerala floods: IMD gives hope, situation set to ease as rain intensity falls

Kerala Floods: According to the statement issued by IMD issued on Sunday, Kerala has during this during monsoon season recorded above normal rainfall.


Monsoon HIGHLIGHTS: Rain lashes Lucknow, Met Dept predicts very heavy rainfall in Mumbai, Goa today

Monsoon HIGHLIGHTS: “As rainfall activity is likely to enhance from June 8 with further increase on June 9, people are advised to abstain from outdoor activities as much as possible," an IMD statement said.

Thunderstorm alert HIGHLIGHTS: At least 9 people killed in Mathura, Etawah, Agra and Hathras

Thunderstorm alert HIGHLIGHTS: The Met department released an advisory saying thunderstorm with gusty winds are “very likely” in parts of Himachal Pradesh, east Rajasthan, Uttar Pradesh, Bihar and Jharkhand.

LiveThunderstorm alert LIVE UPDATES: IMD predicts rain, strong winds over Delhi-NCR in next two hours

Thunderstorm alert LIVE UPDATES: IMD predicted thunderstorm with rain and strong winds over NCR including Hisar, Kaithal, Jind, Kurukshetra, Karnal in the next two hours.

Thundershowers predicted over next three days in parts of Tamil Nadu and Kerela, fishermen advised to remain cautious

"Squally winds speed reaching 30­-40 kmph gusting to 50 kmph likely to prevail occasionally over south Tamil Nadu coast and Comorin area," stated the IMD.