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Weather forecast today: IMD predicts heavy rainfall for Delhi-NCR, UP, Punjab, Haryana, Bihar in next 24 hours
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Weather forecast today: IMD predicts heavy rainfall for Delhi-NCR, UP, Punjab, Haryana, Bihar in next 24 hours

The weather department said that a cluster of convective clouds are approaching towards Delhi from west and northwestwards direction.

Cyclone Nisarga may bring in gale force winds of around 120 kmph as coastal areas in Maharashtra, Gujarat brace for impact
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Cyclone Nisarga may bring in gale force winds of around 120 kmph as coastal areas in Maharashtra, Gujarat brace for impact

Cyclone Nisarga, fast approaching the coasts of Maharashtra and Gujarat, will remain a severe cyclonic storm system till the evening on Wednesday, with wind reaching a maximum sustained speed of 100-110 kmph gusting to 120 kmph

Cyclone Amphan likely to hit West Bengal tomorrow: Why do we name catastrophes and how cyclonic storms get their names
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Cyclone Amphan likely to hit West Bengal tomorrow: Why do we name catastrophes and how cyclonic storms get their names

For tropical cyclones developing in the North Indian Ocean, countries like India, Sri Lanka, Bangladesh, Maldives, Myanmar, Oman, Pakistan and Thailand send their names to the regional tropical cyclone committee

Cyclone Amphan: Cyclonic storm to make landfall on West Bengal coast on Wednesday; 200-250 mm rain likely to lash Bengal, Odisha coast
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Cyclone Amphan: Cyclonic storm to make landfall on West Bengal coast on Wednesday; 200-250 mm rain likely to lash Bengal, Odisha coast

Cyclone Amphan, which has been intensifying over the Bay of Bengal, will most probably make landfall over West Bengal on 20 May.

India to have normal Southwest monsoon this year, predicts IMD; season to last from June till September
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India to have normal Southwest monsoon this year, predicts IMD; season to last from June till September

The India Meteorological Department (IMD) issued the first stage Long Range Forecast (LRF) for South-West monsoon on Wednesday. As per the IMD, the Southwest monsoon seasonal rainfall over the country is likely to be normal.

Western Maharashtra floods: Activists blame state government for the recent deluge in Kolhapur
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Western Maharashtra floods: Activists blame state government for the recent deluge in Kolhapur

Activists blame the Maharashtra government for the recent deluge in Kolhapur, alleging that flood lines of the Panchganga river were redefined to provide benefits to the builders.

Madhya Pradesh's Bhopal comes to a standstill after heavy rains lead to waterlogging in several parts of city
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Madhya Pradesh's Bhopal comes to a standstill after heavy rains lead to waterlogging in several parts of city

Several parts of Madhya Pradesh's capital city Bhopal were left waterlogged following heavy rainfall on Saturday.

Cyclone Hikaa intensifies over north-west, west-central Arabian Sea; MeT department advices Gujarat fishermen not to venture into sea
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Cyclone Hikaa intensifies over north-west, west-central Arabian Sea; MeT department advices Gujarat fishermen not to venture into sea

The cyclone is likely to maintain its intensity for the next six hours and weaken gradually thereafter', the IMD said

Amarnath yatra suspended till 4 August following heavy rain forecast in Jammu and Kashmir
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Amarnath yatra suspended till 4 August following heavy rain forecast in Jammu and Kashmir

The Amarnath yatra will remain suspended till 4 August as the IMD has forecast heavy rainfall in Jammu and Kashmir over the next few days, Shri Amarnath Shrine Board (SASB) said on Wednesday

IMD predicts 'heavy to very heavy' rainfall in Mumbai on Sunday, BMC says it is prepared for monsoon showers
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IMD predicts 'heavy to very heavy' rainfall in Mumbai on Sunday, BMC says it is prepared for monsoon showers

The India Meteorological Department predicted "heavy to very heavy" rains in Mumbai, including "extremely heavy" rain in isolated places.

Mumbai Rains: Downpour leads to traffic snarls, disrupts public transport; train with 700 onboard held up for hours due to flooding
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Mumbai Rains: Downpour leads to traffic snarls, disrupts public transport; train with 700 onboard held up for hours due to flooding

Heavy rains lashed Mumbai leading to traffic snarls, cancellation of several flights, and affected the movement of trains in the city.

India likely to receive below-average monsoon rainfall in the next two weeks, says IMD official
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India likely to receive below-average monsoon rainfall in the next two weeks, says IMD official

India may receive below-average rainfall in the next two weeks with a large deficit in the soybean and cotton-growing central and western regions.

Pune rains kill 15 in wall collapse, 3 dead in Mumbai; heavy downpour expected to abate by Sunday, says IMD
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Pune rains kill 15 in wall collapse, 3 dead in Mumbai; heavy downpour expected to abate by Sunday, says IMD

Pune received its entire monthly average worth of rains between Thursday and Friday alone. Pune received 73.1 millimetres of rain in the past 24 hours, the second highest rainfall in June since 2010. Total rainfall for June currently stands at 134.3 mm, IMD said.

Heavy rains lash Mumbai: Three killed due to electrocution; three others injured in Dadar wall collapse
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Heavy rains lash Mumbai: Three killed due to electrocution; three others injured in Dadar wall collapse

After a delay of several days, the first spell of heavy rains lashed Mumbai and its outskirts on Friday morning.

Cyclone Vayu unlikely to be as destructive as Fani; weather condition indicates monsoon floods, more tropical storms
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Cyclone Vayu unlikely to be as destructive as Fani; weather condition indicates monsoon floods, more tropical storms

As Cyclone Vayu forms in the next two days and heads to the Gujarat coast, it will likely achieve wind speeds of ~110 kmph as predicted by Indian Meteorological Department.

Heatwave intensifies across India: What's causing it and when will it end?
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Heatwave intensifies across India: What's causing it and when will it end?

The intensity is being amplified by the dearth of pre-monsoon rains & hot, dry winds from the northwest.

India heatwave: Mercury hits 50.6°C in Rajasthan's Churu; IMD warns of severe heat over the week, issues red alert in Delhi
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India heatwave: Mercury hits 50.6°C in Rajasthan's Churu; IMD warns of severe heat over the week, issues red alert in Delhi

Heatwave in India: The Indian Meteorological Department said severe heat could stay for up to a week across Rajasthan, Maharashtra, Madhya Pradesh, Punjab, Haryana and Uttar Pradesh states.

Cyclone Fani updates: Centre announces Rs 340 cr relief package; red Alert sounded in Andhra Pradesh's Srirakulam district
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Cyclone Fani updates: Centre announces Rs 340 cr relief package; red Alert sounded in Andhra Pradesh's Srirakulam district

Union minister Dharmendra Pradahan tweeted on Wednesday that the MHA has extended an advance relief package of ₹340 Crore to help Odisha with relief and rehabilitation preparedness.

Is Cyclone Fani a result of global warming? A climate scientist has the answer
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Is Cyclone Fani a result of global warming? A climate scientist has the answer

Climate change is usually not the genesis of a problem; it exacerbates existing problems.

Understanding Cyclone Fani: How sea surface temperature determines the strength of cyclones
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Understanding Cyclone Fani: How sea surface temperature determines the strength of cyclones

Cyclogensis is a complex phenomenon which is initiated by a tropical depression.