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
NCMWRF, founded in the 20th century, was among the first Indian institutions to acquire a supercomputer, in 1989.
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
For a country like India, whose lifeline is the monsoon, IITM-Pune is a jewel in its crown.
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
Attri said that the IMD has a network of 130 agromet field units at district level for dissimilating the weather-based advisories.
IoT data can turn cell phones, vehicles, street cameras & airplanes into virtual weather stations.
Skymet uses a combination of three things to get its weather forecasting down to the nail.
The balloon captured a thin group of electric blue clouds at the edge of our atmosphere.
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.
India will enter into new frontiers in modelling activities with specific applications on severe weather, urban meteorology and ocean services.
Agricultural experts at HandyGo will access the technical data provided by IMD and then provide relevant information to farmers.