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Wednesday, Aug 12, 2020

Weather forecasting

Mar 15, 2020 15:50
At present India’s weather forecasting system depends on high-performance computing (HPC) system with a capacity of 10 PetaFlops. Plans are, however, afoot to augment the current HPC from 10 PFlops to 40 PFlops by 2022 and to 100 PFlops by 2024. read more
Feb 10, 2020 09:11
Delhi’s overall AQI on Sunday was 305, which was in ‘very poor’ category. read more
Jan 08, 2020 12:13
ClimaCell announced a collaboration with Google Cloud to improve weather forecasting in India by providing high-res forecast models free of charge for up to 48 hours ahead. read more
Jan 08, 2020 12:01
Heavy traffic was seen on the Noida-Delhi link road near Mayur Vihar and movement of vehicles was slow due to water-logging near Vikas Bhawan at ITO due to early morning showers. read more
Dec 03, 2019 21:30
The System of Air Quality and Weather Forecasting and Research (SAFAR), ministry of earth science’s weather and air quality monitoring centre, forecast also shows the AQI is likely to plunge to the lower end of the “very poor” category by Wednesday. read more
Nov 24, 2019 03:05
On Saturday, the overall Air Quality Index reading of Delhi was recorded at 312, which, though in the ‘very poor’ range, was slightly better than Friday’s 360. read more
Nov 05, 2019 13:45
As severe air quality gripped Delhi, about 46% of Delhi’s PM 2.5 pollution load, the highest this season was contributed by crop stubble fires in neighbouring states on Friday according to System of Air Quality and Weather Forecasting and Research of... read more
Oct 26, 2019 21:47
According to the ministry of earth sciences’ air quality forecast and research service, Safar, air quality index (AQI) for Sunday will be around 70 , while on Monday, it will be 85, and on Tuesday it will be 53 while 30 October AQI will be around 45 read more
Oct 17, 2019 12:11
The city has also reported a spike in respiratory problems and cough and eye infections among adults. “The pollution has increased in the past three days. I am feeling very suffocated. read more
Oct 14, 2019 13:50
According to pollution watch by Safar (System of Air Quality and Weather Forecasting and Research) India, developed by Ministry of Earth Science and Indian Institute of Tropical Meteorology, Pune the overall air quality of Delhi is in the higher end... read more
Oct 14, 2019 09:00
Date from Centre-run System of Air Quality and Weather Forecasting and Research (SAFAR) showed the overall air quality of Delhi is the higher end of the poor category. read more
Oct 10, 2019 01:34
Scientists of the India Meteorological Department (IMD) said the easterly winds and a prolonged monsoon had a major part to play in keeping pollutants in check. But that may change after October 12. read more
Apr 16, 2019 23:18
In view of the fact that t he monsoon is an important factor in India’s economic and social life, the IMD should have kept the categorisation straightforward. read more
Dec 29, 2018 10:19
The maximum temperature is expected to hover around 19 degrees Celsius, and the humidity at 8.30 a.m. was 85 %, an India Meteorological Department (IMD) official told IANS. read more
Nov 28, 2018 10:09
The minimum temperature was recorded at 13.5 degrees Celsius, three notches above the season’s average against 10.7 degrees on Tuesday. read more