Tamil Nadu rains: IMD issues red alert in five districts; schools, colleges shut in over 22 districts
The weather department has issued a red alert in Thoothukudi, Tirunelveli, Ramanathapuram, Pudukkottai and Nagapattinam districts
Tamil Nadu, Puducherry: IMD forecasts thunderstorm with moderate rainfall likely in next three hours
IMD had earlier predicted light to moderate scattered/fairly widespread rainfall over Karnataka, Kerala and Mahe and Tamil Nadu, Puducherry and Karaikal during the next five days
The weather department has also made predictions of heavy rainfall in the regions of Tamil Nadu, Puducherry and Karaikal for the next five days and on 25 and 26 November in Mahe and Kerala
IMD issues yellow alert for Tamil Nadu till 24 Nov, predicts rainfall in other southern states, including Kerala
A cyclonic circulation lies over Southeast Bay of Bengal and neighbourhood in lower tropospheric levels that is likely to move west-northwestwards towards Tamil Nadu coast during next 4-5 days, said IMD
Over 15 killed, over 100 missing as heavy rains lash Andhra Pradesh; some districts plunged into darkness for more than 12 hours
Indian Air Force and State Disaster Relief Force personnel have been rushed in to rescue people caught in the flash floods
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Chennai rains: Depression over Bay of Bengal likely to weaken into low pressure by tomorrow morning, says IMD
The red alert for Chennai, indicating extremely heavy rainfall, has been withdrawn after the depression over Bay of Bengal crossed north Tamil Nadu coast, the IMD said
Excess rainwater has nowhere to go in Chennai, as most of its pathways leading into the sea have been blocked through unauthorised and illegal structures
On 9 November, thunderstorm with heavy to very heavy rain is likely to occur at isolated places over Kanyakumari, Tirunelveli, Tenkasi and Tuticorin districts
Three days of incessant rains have left a trail of death and devastation in the state killing 52 people, damaging roads, bridges and railway tracks besides destroying standing crop.
What is worrisome is climate change is a reality of life, and the excessive, erratic downpour is becoming a routine phenomenon in Uttarakhand
'Worst is over' says IMD as flood fury claims 47 lives in Uttarakhand; Ranikhet and Almora remain cut-off
The weather department predicts that the rains will move towards the east after wreaking havoc and devastation in the hilly state
On Sunday, the national capital recorded 87.9 mm of rainfall, the fourth highest in a day, according to IMD
The withdrawal of the Southwest Monsoon from northwest India usually begins from 17 September. The wind system is expected to retreat from Delhi in three to four days
IMD says conditions favourable for withdrawal of Southwest Monsoon from northwest India on Wednesday
This is the second-most delayed withdrawal of the Southwest Monsoon since 1960.
The IMD said the Northeast Monsoon, which brings rainfall to southern states from October to December, is likely to be normal.
IMD predicts cyclonic storm off Gujarat coast, asks fishermen not to venture into sea till 2 October
It also asked fishermen who were out in the sea to return to the coast by Wednesday evening.
The India Meteorological Department (IMD) has issued an "orange alert" indicating "thunderstorm with lightning, gusty winds, and very heavy rainfall at isolated places" for Mumbai and neighbouring areas for Tuesday.
As per the IMD the system is now likely to move westward and weaken into deep depression
Delhi-NCR expected to witness rains on Tuesday; IMD predicts may break all-time September record of 417.3 mm
With this continuous rainfall in September, Delhi has received 404.7 mm of rain till now.