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The India Meteorological Department (IMD) is an agency of the Ministry of Earth Sciences of the Government of India. It is the principal agency responsible for meteorological observations, weather forecasting and seismology. IMD is headquartered in Delhi and operates hundreds of observation stations across India and Antarctica. Regional offices are at Chennai, Mumbai, Kolkata, Nagpur, Guwahati and New Delhi.

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Fog grips UP's Prayagraj [Video]

Fog grips UP's Prayagraj

Fog and cold wave led to low visibility on the morning of January 24. Dense to very dense fog was observed at isolated pockets of East Uttar Pradesh while moderate fog reported in remaining parts of..

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Delhi to shiver again at 4 degrees Celsius [Video]

Delhi to shiver again at 4 degrees Celsius

Moderate fog engulfed the national capital on the morning of January 24. Bitter cold conditions prevail in parts of north India. Minimum temperature of 4 degrees Celsius is expected in the upcoming..

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Moderate fog hovers over Delhi [Video]

Moderate fog hovers over Delhi

Moderate fog engulfed the national capital on the morning of January 23. Bitter cold conditions prevail in parts of north India. Minimum temperature in Delhi will hover around 7 degree Celsius. India..

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Delhi continues to shiver under cold spell [Video]

Delhi continues to shiver under cold spell

Delhi continued to shiver as cold conditions prevailed in the city on January 20. Intense cold waves tightened its grip over the northern region. Dense fog shrouded the national capital, leading to..

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Delhiites shiver as temperature dips to 8.6 degrees Celsius [Video]

Delhiites shiver as temperature dips to 8.6 degrees Celsius

Severe winters continued to tighten its grip over northern India. The national capital remained shrouded in dense fog reducing the visibility in the morning of January 19. Delhiites shivered due to the..

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Cold wave conditions prevail in parts of North India [Video]

Cold wave conditions prevail in parts of North India

Dense fog enveloped Aligarh city of Uttar Pradesh on January 18. It led to low visibility at various locations. Similar situation of fog was observed in Bihar's Muzaffarpur today. A thick blanket of..

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Delhi continues to shiver under cold wave [Video]

Delhi continues to shiver under cold wave

Dense fog shrouded the national capital reducing the visibility in the morning of January 18. Cold waves blowing across city left Delhiites shivering. Severe winters continued to tighten its grip over..

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Delhi shivers amid dense fog, cold waves [Video]

Delhi shivers amid dense fog, cold waves

Cold weather continued to tighten its grip over North India. Dense fog shrouded the national capital reducing the visibility in the morning of January 17. Delhi shivered due to the severe cold waves..

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Visibility becomes zero as dense fog envelops Delhi [Video]

Visibility becomes zero as dense fog envelops Delhi

On January 16, Delhi woke up to very dense fog and visibility was extremely low on the roads. The cold waves continued to prevail in the national capital and icy winds hit normal lives. The flights..

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Icy winds, foggy morning grip Delhi [Video]

Icy winds, foggy morning grip Delhi

The cold waves have continued to grip the national capital. A low visibility was witnessed here due to thick layer of fog. The icy winds continued to hit normal lives. In view of dense fog in northern..

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Delhi wakes up to dense fog on Makar Sankranti [Video]

Delhi wakes up to dense fog on Makar Sankranti

On the day of Makar Sankranti, Delhi woke up to dense fog. A low visibility was observed in the national capital due to thick layer of fog. The cold waves have also tightened its grip here. Foggy..

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Icy winds, fog affect normal lives in parts of UP [Video]

Icy winds, fog affect normal lives in parts of UP

The temperature has dipped in Uttar Pradesh. The foggy mornings and icy winds affected lives in Kanpur. Locals were seen using bonfire to keep themselves warm. According to India Meteorological..

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Delhi-NCR reels under icy winds, fog hits normal life [Video]

Delhi-NCR reels under icy winds, fog hits normal life

The temperature has further dipped in Delhi-NCR. A low visibility was witnessed at Singh border. The border area was reeling under thick layer of fog. The area near India Gate was also under cold..

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Rains, fog to hit these states in next two days, IMD says this for Delhi-NCR

With the arrival of cold, dry winds from the snow-covered mountains, the temperature can reach four degrees Celsius by Monday.
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IMD predicts cold wave conditions over North India for next 3-4 days

Punjab, Haryana, Chandigarh, Delhi and Uttar Pradesh can witness cold to severe cold waves during January 26 to January 27.
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IMD forecasts rain over parts of north west India, says this about Delhi

According to the IMD, isolated thunderstorms and lightning are likely in north Punjab, Himachal Pradesh, Uttarakhand, Jammu and Kashmir, and Ladakh.
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Poor visibility in Delhi-NCR due to dense fog, AQI turns 'severe' too

According to the IMD, Delhi recorded minimum and maximum temperature of 6.4 and 20.8 degrees Celsius respectively on January 15, a notch above normal.
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IMD predicts heavy rainfall over these states for next 3 days - Details here

According to IMD, fairly widespread to widespread rainfall with isolated heavy falls is very likely over Tamil Nadu, Kerala and Puducherry.
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Cold wave: IMD issues cold wave alert for north Indian plains

"Due to the prevalence of dry north/northwesterly winds, the minimum temperature is very likely to be below normal over most parts of northwest India during next 4-5 days which are very likely to cause..
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Extreme weather events claimed 1,400 lives in 2020

The year 2020 was the eighth warmest year in India since nation-wide records commenced in 1901, said India Meteorological Department (IMD) in its ‘Climate of India during 2020’ report, highlighting..
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2020 was 8th warmest year since 1901: IMD

"The year 2020 was the eighth warmest year on record since nation-wide records commenced in 1901. However, this is substantially lower than the highest warming observed over India during 2016 (+0.71..
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IMD alert: Heavy rains, hailstorms predicted in these parts of country till January 5

The weather agency has also said that the temperature will increase by three to five degrees Celsius in North India.
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Intense cold wave to hit North India from Jan 7: IMD

Cold wave in North India will continue till January 2 and it will get intense from next week, said the India Meteorological Department (IMD) on Thursday. The weather department also predicted light..
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IMD issues orange alert as minimum temp to dip by 3-5 deg C in next three days

Delhi could witness a minimum of 3 degree Celsius temperature on the morning of December 31, IMD said.
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Avoid alcohol, says IMD as 'severe' cold wave grips North India

The IMD said in its prediction that the cold and severe cold wave conditions will affect Delhi, Rajasthan, Punjab, among other areas from December 29.
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Avoid drinking, says IMD as north India braces for 'severe' cold wave

In its latest impact-based advisory, the IMD said "severe" cold wave is expected over Punjab, Haryana, Delhi, Uttar Pradesh and northern Rajasthan from December 28 and there is increased likelihood of..
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No respite to Delhiites from pollution as air quality remains 'severe'

A moderate fog has been observed in isolated pockets over the national capital, according to the India Meteorological Department (IMD).
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Bitter cold persists in north India, light snowfall likely in Kashmir over weekend

There was slight improvement in cold conditions in Kashmir as the minimum temperature rose across the valley, even as the Meteorological office forecast the possibility of light snowfall over two days..
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As cold wave continues in Delhi, Mumbai records lowest minimum temperature at 15.8 degrees Celsius

The Santacruz station of the Indian Meteorological Department (IMD) recorded the lowest temperature of this season at 15.8 degrees Celsius.
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Cold wave conditions likely in Delhi over next 4 days: IMD

NEW DELHI: Cold wave conditions are predicted in parts of Delhi over the next four days as the minimum temperature is expected to drop to three to four degrees Celsius, the India Meteorological..
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Cold wave in Uttar Pradesh: Met department issues orange alert

The IMD has four colour-coded warnings as per the intensity of the weather system -- green, yellow, orange and red.
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Cold wave to continue in Delhi for next two days, foggy weekend ahead

The Indian Meteorological Department has predicted both 'cold day' and 'cold wave' in Delhi on Thursday and Friday.
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Yellow alert avalance warning issued for higher reaches of J&K districts

A yellow alert avalanche warning has been issued for higher reaches of several districts in Jammu and Kashmir by the Disaster Management Authority. These districts include Rajouri, Ramban, Kishtwar,..
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Cyclone Burevi weakens into deep depression, Met department withdraws red alert for 7 Kerala districts

The IMD had in a late-night bulletin issued on Thursday withdrawn the red alert and issued a yellow alert for some districts of Kerala.
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PM Modi discusses cyclone situation with Kerala CM Pinarayi Vijayan

PM Modi virtually discussed the cyclone situation with Kerala chief minister Pinarayi Vijayan on Wednesday.​​Vijayan informed the prime minister about the arrangements made by the state to battle..
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Bay of Bengal system intensifies into cyclone Burevi, to hit Tamil Nadu on December 4

Fishermen out at sea have been advised by IMD to return to the coast, and suspend fishing operation until December 4.
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IMD issues pre-cyclone watch for southern Tamil Nadu, Kerala

The Depression over southwest Bay of Bengal is very likely to intensify further into a Deep Depression during the next six hours.
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Cyclone to cause heavy rainfall in Tamil Nadu, Kerala: IMD


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IMD issues heavy rain alert in Tamil Nadu, Kerala, Andhra Pradesh as depression in Bay of Bengal intensifies

According to the meteorological department (IMD), a low-pressure area has formed in the Bay of Bengal which has now turned into a depression.
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India Weather Report: December winter weather report of your region

The Meteorological Department says that in the early week of December, the temperature in North India may fall to around 11 to 10 degrees Celsius.
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December to February nights, mornings could be colder than usual

Nights and early mornings are likely to be colder than usual while day temperatures may be above normal in most parts of north, northwest and central India and some parts of east India during..
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After Nivar, another cyclone forming over Bay of Bengal? Here is what IMD has to say

The premier weather agency stated that the low depression will intensify in the coming days.
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Amit Shah speaks to CMs of TN and Puducherry on post-Cyclone relief measures, IMD’s ‘perfect forecast’ appreciated

Even as the Cyclone ‘Nivar’ weakened into a depression after making landfall near Puducherry on early Thursday morning, the India Meteorological Department (IMD) said the system was under..
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Rain, snowfall in J&K; weather improvement likely from Thursday

The Met Department has predicted snow on higher reaches and rain on lower reaches till tonight.
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‘Very severe cyclonic storm’ to hit TN, Pondi & Andhra today

With the India Meteorological Department (IMD) upgrading its alert on Cyclone Nivar, which will made landfall as a ‘very severe cyclonic storm’ between Karaikal and Mamallapuram late on Wednesday..
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Kashmir valley experiences season's first snowfall; IMD issues orange alert for higher reaches

Most of the plain areas in Kashmir experienced the season's first snowfall on Monday, leading to the closure of the Srinagar-Leh road.
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IMD warns of cyclonic storm approaching Tamil Nadu-Puducherry coast; six NDRF teams deployed

A cyclonic storm is expected on the Tamil Nadu-Puducherry coast in the next 24 hours, the IMD had informed earlier on Monday.
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Forecast of heavy rain in Kerala tomorrow, meteorological department issues alert

IMD's regional meteorological centre in Thiruvananthapuram has also issued an Orange alert for 48 hours in these districts. The remaining parts of Kerala are likely to receive light to moderate rain.
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Diwali weather: Delhi's air quality continues to be 'very poor', likely to become 'severe' by night

India Meteorological Department (IMD) has predicted that the Air Quality Index (AQI) of the national capital is expected to go in the 'severe' category on Diwali.
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IMD predicts heavy snow, rain in Jammu and Kashmir, Ladakh

The IMD said that an active western disturbance is most likely to affect J&K and Ladakh as well as its surroundings from the evening of November 13 to 15
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Commission constituted to curb pollution; officials from Delhi, Haryana, UP, Rajasthan, Punjab included

Union Minister Prakash Javadekar said on Friday that Mukesh Khare of IIT, Ramesh KJ, former Director-General of Metrological Department, Arvind Kumar Nautiyal, Joint Secretary, Ministry of Environment,..
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Delhi AQI shows slight improvement at 280, reaches 'poor' category

The high-speed winds helped the AQI from deteriorating, according to the scientists at the India Meteorological Department (IMD).
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In last 45 years, monsoon withdrew late 28 times: IMD data

From 1975-2020 monsoon has retreated four times (1978, 1979, 2001 and 2008) from the country on October 15, its normal withdrawal date until last year. The normal date for the onset of monsoon over..
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Southwest monsoon withdraws, 13 days after normal schedule

Like this year, the withdrawal date in 2016 was also October 28 while 2000 and 2017 had seen it on October 25. Predicting weather conditions during next few days, the IMD said, “Scattered rainfall..
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IMD to soon launch a dynamic impact-based cyclone warning system

The India Meteorological Department will soon launch a dynamic impact-based cyclone warning system which will help in minimising economic losses and damage to property due to the cyclones that hit..
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India records ‘above normal’ monsoon rainfall for the second year in a row and this happened only second time in past 60 years, says IMD

India has recorded ‘above normal’ monsoon rainfall for the second year in a row and this has happened only second time in the past over 60 years. The country had recorded two consecutive years of..
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South-west monsoon starts withdrawing; dry weather over north-west India, rainfall in south: IMD

According to the IMD, conditions are becoming favourable for further withdrawal of the South-west monsoon from some more parts of Rajasthan, Punjab, Haryana, Chandigarh, Delhi, Uttar Pradesh and Madhya..
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Monsoon retreat begins from parts of north India: IMD


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Monsoon to retreat from Monday, October exit from Maharashtra: IMD

The southwest monsoon is set to exit from the extreme parts of northwest India around September 28 with a delay of almost a fortnight. Weather models with India Meteorological Department (IMD) have..
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Uttar Pradesh witnesses light to moderate rain, more expected today

Light to moderate rains occurred at many places over eastern and western parts of Uttar Pradesh in the past 24 hours, the India Meteorological Department (IMD) said on Wednesday.
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Thunderstorm, moderate rainfall predicted in parts of UP, Delhi in next 2 hours

India Meteorological Department (IMD) on Tuesday predicted thunderstorms with light to moderate rains over parts of Uttar Pradesh, New Delhi and Greater Noida in the next two hours.
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