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

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.

Predicting weather is hard: A brief history of the National Center for Medium-Range Weather Forecasting
science

Predicting weather is hard: A brief history of the National Center for Medium-Range Weather Forecasting

NCMWRF, founded in the 20th century, was among the first Indian institutions to acquire a supercomputer, in 1989.

AI tool predicts extreme weather correctly from cloud patterns 99 percent of the time
science

AI tool predicts extreme weather correctly from cloud patterns 99 percent of the time

The AI outperforms other weather-detecting methods by accurately predicting 64% of severe weather events.

Indian Institute of Tropical Meteorology puts India on world stage for climate predictions, projections
India

Indian Institute of Tropical Meteorology puts India on world stage for climate predictions, projections

For a country like India, whose lifeline is the monsoon, IITM-Pune is a jewel in its crown.

High-alert called for drought in West, Southern states after pre-monsoon rains fail
India

High-alert called for drought in West, Southern states after pre-monsoon rains fail

Two-thirds of India's pre-monsoon rains are either low or very low, with the country now on drought-alert.

IMD working to issue local-level weather forecast by next year; targets to cover 6,500 blocks in 660 districts by 2020
Business

IMD working to issue local-level weather forecast by next year; targets to cover 6,500 blocks in 660 districts by 2020

Attri said that the IMD has a network of 130 agromet field units at district level for dissimilating the weather-based advisories.

Weather startup ClimaCell out to prove IoT can make forecasts accurate, save lives
science

Weather startup ClimaCell out to prove IoT can make forecasts accurate, save lives

IoT data can turn cell phones, vehicles, street cameras & airplanes into virtual weather stations.

Sky’s the limit: Could Skymet soon become India’s go-to monsoon forecaster?
science

Sky’s the limit: Could Skymet soon become India’s go-to monsoon forecaster?

Skymet uses a combination of three things to get its weather forecasting down to the nail.

NASA balloon captures electric blue clouds during weather forecasting mission
science

NASA balloon captures electric blue clouds during weather forecasting mission

The balloon captured a thin group of electric blue clouds at the edge of our atmosphere.

Rising temperatures, higher humidity levels will endanger Indian lives by the end of 21st century
India

Rising temperatures, higher humidity levels will endanger Indian lives by the end of 21st century

High humidity levels coinciding with high temperatures are likely to create lethal weather conditions and imperil the lives of millions across large parts of India, Pakistan and Bangladesh by the end of the century.

Indian Ministry of Earth Sciences to get 15 petaflop supercomputer for weather forecasting
News & Analysis

Indian Ministry of Earth Sciences to get 15 petaflop supercomputer for weather forecasting

India will enter into new frontiers in modelling activities with specific applications on severe weather, urban meteorology and ocean services.

Meet Jatin Singh, the 'weather man' behind Skymet
Business

Meet Jatin Singh, the 'weather man' behind Skymet

The fascination with the weather continued through his college years and stayed on when he forayed into journalism, as he worked with Aaj Tak, Sahara Samay and other media houses.

HandyGo IVR Services Aim To Transform Farming Practices In India
Biztech

HandyGo IVR Services Aim To Transform Farming Practices In India

Agricultural experts at HandyGo will access the technical data provided by IMD and then provide relevant information to farmers.