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IMD says monsoon has started retreating from parts of Rajasthan, Punjab, Delhi, Madhya Pradesh, Chandigarh
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IMD says monsoon has started retreating from parts of Rajasthan, Punjab, Delhi, Madhya Pradesh, Chandigarh

However, states like Tamil Nadu and Odisha are likely to receive heavy rainfall, thunderstorm and lightning in the next few days, IMD added

Incessant rains trigger flood-like situation in four Chhattisgarh districts; Mahanadi river crosses danger mark
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Incessant rains trigger flood-like situation in four Chhattisgarh districts; Mahanadi river crosses danger mark

Thousands were shifted to 219 relief camps, while nearly 12,000 houses were partially or completely damaged due to the rains, a public relations department official said

Heavy rains in Delhi cause traffic snarls in ITO, Dhaula Kuan, Munirka; downpour to continue till Thursday, says IMD
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Heavy rains in Delhi cause traffic snarls in ITO, Dhaula Kuan, Munirka; downpour to continue till Thursday, says IMD

Trees were uprooted in many areas and several vehicles were damaged after a boundary wall of a school in Saket collapsed due to the rains

Narendra Modi reviews flood situation in six states, calls for innovative technology for forecast system
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Narendra Modi reviews flood situation in six states, calls for innovative technology for forecast system

The prime minister appealed for better coordination between Central and state agencies as part of a permanent system to predict floods

'Extremely heavy' rains likely in Mumbai, Thane, Pune and nearby districts on Tuesday; IMD issues red alert
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'Extremely heavy' rains likely in Mumbai, Thane, Pune and nearby districts on Tuesday; IMD issues red alert

An IMD official said that the 'extremely heavy' forecast means the affected districts, which also include Raigad and Ratnagiri, may get more than 204.5 millimetres of rain in a period of 24 hours

IMD to explore artificial intelligence to improve forecasting, predict extreme weather events
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IMD to explore artificial intelligence to improve forecasting, predict extreme weather events

IMD has invited researchers to submit proposals for the use of AI in improving weather forecasting, which are now under review by the Ministry of Earth Sciences.

IMD forecasts normal rainfall in second-half of monsoon season after northwest, central divisions record deficit
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IMD forecasts normal rainfall in second-half of monsoon season after northwest, central divisions record deficit

Rainfall in the range of 96-104 percent of the Long Period Average (LPA) is considered normal. The official rainfall season in the country is from 1 June to 30 September

IMD says Mumbai, adjoining areas likely to receive heavy rainfall for next 18 hours
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IMD says Mumbai, adjoining areas likely to receive heavy rainfall for next 18 hours

Thane, Raigad and Ratnagiri districts in Maharashtra are also likely to receive 'scattered heavy to very heavy rainfall', the meteorological department said

Heavy rains cause waterlogging in several parts of Mumbai; Santacruz records 20.1 cm downpour, says IMD
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Heavy rains cause waterlogging in several parts of Mumbai; Santacruz records 20.1 cm downpour, says IMD

Workers of the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) were seen in the Hindmata area of Mumbai draining water off using water pumps.

IMD issues red alert for Mumbai, Raigad, Ratnagiri for next 24 hours, says 'heavy to very heavy rain likely'
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IMD issues red alert for Mumbai, Raigad, Ratnagiri for next 24 hours, says 'heavy to very heavy rain likely'

According to India Meteorological Department's Mumbai centre, the Colaba weather bureau reported 161.4 mm rainfall between 8:30 am and 8:30 pm on Friday.

Kerala govt issues yellow alert for seven dams as state receives torrential rainfall; IMD says similar weather conditions expected for 4 days
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Kerala govt issues yellow alert for seven dams as state receives torrential rainfall; IMD says similar weather conditions expected for 4 days

The Kerala dams Neyyar Dam in Thiruvananthapuram district, Bhoothathankett in Ernakulam, Malankara in Idukki district, Moolathara in Palakkad, Karapuzha in Wayanad, Kuttiyadi in Kozhikkode and Pazhassi in Kannur are on yellow alert.

Southwest Monsoon sets in over Kerala, says India Meteorological Department; heavy rainfall warning issued for nine districts in state
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Southwest Monsoon sets in over Kerala, says India Meteorological Department; heavy rainfall warning issued for nine districts in state

The Southwest Monsoon has set in over Kerala marking the commencement of the four-month long rainfall season, the India Meteorological Department said on Monday.

IMD says low-pressure area near western coast will develop into cyclonic storm in next two days; rainfall likely in Maharashtra, Gujarat
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IMD says low-pressure area near western coast will develop into cyclonic storm in next two days; rainfall likely in Maharashtra, Gujarat

The IMD stated that the 'low pressure' which has formed over the Arabian Sea is likely to move towards Maharashtra and Gujarat and will cause rainfall over these states.

Delhi faces traffic jams, waterlogging as Western Disturbance brings rainfall; min temperature drops to 12 degrees Celsius
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Delhi faces traffic jams, waterlogging as Western Disturbance brings rainfall; min temperature drops to 12 degrees Celsius

Rains lashed the Delhi all through the day on Friday, affecting traffic movement with visibility dropping considerably in the afternoon due to dense clouds. Some parts also witnessed heavy rains along with thunderstorms.

Northern Railway trains running late due to low visibility caused by dense fog in isolated places over Punjab, Uttar Pradesh
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Northern Railway trains running late due to low visibility caused by dense fog in isolated places over Punjab, Uttar Pradesh

According to IMD dense to very dense fog was observed in isolated places over Punjab, Uttar Pradesh

Delhi experiences coldest December day since 1901; maximum temperature recorded at 9.4°C, says IMD
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Delhi experiences coldest December day since 1901; maximum temperature recorded at 9.4°C, says IMD

Delhi, which is shivering under an intense spell of cold wave for two weeks, experienced its coldest recorded December day on Monday, with the maximum temperature being at just 9.4°Celsius, the IMD announced.

#Mumbairains dominates trends as Twitterati responds to the surprise weather change and untimely showers
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#Mumbairains dominates trends as Twitterati responds to the surprise weather change and untimely showers

As Twitterati reacted to the surprise weather change, #Mumbairains started to dominate trends on the microblogging site.

Dip in wind speed to once again affect Delhi-NCR's air quality; pollution levels likely to enter 'severe' zone by Thursday
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Dip in wind speed to once again affect Delhi-NCR's air quality; pollution levels likely to enter 'severe' zone by Thursday

Meanwhile, the Supreme Court-mandated anti-pollution authority, EPCA, on Monday asked Delhi and NCR states to step up surveillance and enforcement to check local sources of pollution and crop burning in view of the predicted dip in air quality.

IMD predicts heavy rainfall over Jammu and Kashmir, Himachal Pradesh; shallow fog to engulf Delhi throughout the day
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IMD predicts heavy rainfall over Jammu and Kashmir, Himachal Pradesh; shallow fog to engulf Delhi throughout the day

In Delhi, shallow fog will engulf region throughout the day with minimum and maximum temperatures hovering around 15 degrees and 27 degrees Celsius respectively

Cyclone Maha likely to weaken into depression, light to moderate showers expected in parts of Maharashtra today, says IMD
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Cyclone Maha likely to weaken into depression, light to moderate showers expected in parts of Maharashtra today, says IMD

In a bulletin released late on Wednesday night, the weather department said cyclone 'Maha' had moved east-northeastwards with a speed of 21 kmph and lay centred over east-central and adjoining northeast the Arabian Sea, about 250 km southwest of Porbandar in Gujarat and 290 km west-southwest of Diu.