Deep depression to intensify into Cyclone Jawad: IMD

The deep depression over southeast Bay of Bengal is likely to intensify into a cyclonic storm, named Jawad, the India Meteorological Department (IMD) has said. Continue Reading

Red alert issued: Extremely heavy downpour predicted for TN

The India Meteorological Department (IMD) has issued a red alert for Chennai and five other districts of Tamilnadu from 10-12 November, indicating heavy to extremely heavy rainfall in the city and surrounding areas owing to the northeast monsoon. Continue Reading

Heavy rains lash TN: Chennai floats, more downpour predicted

Chennai and other parts of the State experienced heavy rain on Sunday due to the weather conditions as a prelude to the forming of a low pressure over the Bay of Bengal. Continue Reading

Intense rainfall predicted in five States during weekend

The India Meteorological Department (IMD) has forecast heavy rainfall in five States on 18 and 19 September to a cyclonic circulation. The circulation is likely to develop over north Bay of Bengal on 17 September, the IMD said. Continue Reading

Monsoon to reach Tamilnadu tomorrow

Monsoon is likely to advance into remaining parts of south Arabian Sea, some parts of central Arabian Sea, and the remaining parts of Kerala, Tamilnadu and Lakshadweep by Saturday, according to India Meteorological Department (IMD). Continue Reading

Cyclone Tauktae makes landfall, weakens

The landfall process of the eye of extremely severe cyclonic storm Tauktae, which had hit Gujarat coast in Saurashtra between Diu and Una around 9 pm, ended around 12 am today, the India Meteorological Department said. Continue Reading

Jan-Feb second warmest winter since 1901: IMD

January and February were the third and second warmest winter months in 121 years in terms of mean and minimum temperatures respectively, an India Meteorological Department (IMD) report said. Continue Reading