New Delhi | By Press Trust of India
PUBLISHED ON MAY 30, 2020 04:02 PM IST
Skymet Weather CEO Jatin Singh said all conditions such as rainfall, Outwave Longwave Radiation (OLR) value and wind speed have been met to declare the arrival of the southwest monsoon over Kerala.
Hindustan Times, Chandigarh | By Gurpreet Singh Nibber and Rajesh Moudgil
UPDATED ON NOV 12, 2019 06:25 AM IST
According to the government officials, there have been 24,886 instances of punitive actions against defiant farmers this harvest season -- this is around half of the total stubble burning incidents reported.
UPDATED ON SEP 20, 2019 08:32 AM IST
Contrary to prediction of 204.4mm rain, city got 0.3mm, suburbs 1mm till 8.30pm; IMD, Skymet, independent experts all got it wrong
Hindustan Times, Mumbai | By HT Correspondent
PUBLISHED ON JUL 19, 2019 03:24 PM IST
Private weather forecasting agency Skymet said rain-bearing weather systems around the north Konkan region, including Mumbai, were missing.
UPDATED ON JUN 25, 2019 09:53 AM IST
Despite intermittent showers, Mumbai and other areas of the north Konkan coast have seen a two-week delay in monsoon onset, making it the longest wait for rainfall since 2009.
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Jayashree Nandi
UPDATED ON MAY 15, 2019 12:43 AM IST
The monsoon season delivers about 70% of India’s annual rainfall and is key to the success of the farm sector in Asia’s third-biggest economy.
UPDATED ON MAY 14, 2019 08:02 AM IST
“The seven lakes supplying water to Mumbai have a little less than 15% water stock till May 12. A good monsoon is crucial,” said an official from the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC).
PUBLISHED ON APR 04, 2019 12:53 PM IST
Skymet’s weather models indicate that in June and the first two weeks of July, there will be deficient rain, especially over Vidarbha, Marathwada and adjoining parts of Maharashtra.
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON APR 05, 2019 07:02 AM IST
Skymet expects the monsoon to be about 93% of the long period average (LPA) of 887mm in the four monsoon months .
New Delhi | By Reuters
UPDATED ON APR 03, 2019 05:11 PM IST
The monsoon season delivers about 70 percent of India’s annual rainfall and is key to the success of the farm sector in Asia’s third-biggest economy.
New Delhi | By Reuters
UPDATED ON FEB 25, 2019 04:57 PM IST
The monsoon season delivers about 70 % of India’s annual rainfall and is key to the success of the farm sector in Asia’s third-biggest economy.
New Delhi, Hindustan Times | By Malavika Vyawahare
UPDATED ON AUG 02, 2018 08:51 AM IST
Deficient rain in India, the world’s second-biggest producer of rice, wheat and sugar and top grower of cotton, can lead to lower crop output and spur imports of commodities like edible oils, pulses and sugar.
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Malavika Vyawahare
UPDATED ON APR 17, 2018 11:29 PM IST
Parts of north Maharashtra and Madhya Pradesh, Konkan and Chhattisgarh will see a strong monsoon, while the east and northeast will get below normal rainfall.
Malavika Vyawahare, New Delhi, Hindustan Times | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON APR 04, 2018 05:51 PM IST
India defines average, or normal, rainfall as between 96% and 104% of a 50-year average of 89 cm for the entire four-month season beginning June.