Hurricane Beryl's catastrophic impact underlines role of early warning, especially in small island nations

New Delhi, July 9 -- Hurricane Beryl made its third landfall along the Texas coast on July 8, 2024, killing seven people and leaving around three million people without power. The earliest Category 5 ... Read More

Assam floods 2024: Unprecedented timing and fury grips state

New Delhi, July 4 -- The people of Assam have lived with floods for centuries, but they have never been as surprised by its timing, intensity, and extent as they are now. The recent flooding of the ri... Read More

Monsoon 2024: It was drought, deluge or both for India in June, a tell-tale sign of climate change

New Delhi, July 1 -- The first month of the southwest monsoon season has resulted in droughts or floods or both for various regions of India, a symptom of the monsoon's variations in the past few year... Read More

Delhi-NCR's June deluge a result of rapid, strong monsoon onset in presence of active Western Disturbance: Experts

India, June 28 -- As the Arabian Sea warms and western disturbances become more common in May, June & July, incidents like June 28 could spike in future The extreme rainfall and flooding in different... Read More

Stalled southwest monsoon: 'break periods' are normal every season; but this time, there is a difference

India, June 19 -- Currently, the monsoon trough has not even reached its normal position; hot winds flowing in from the Arabian Peninsula and the Arabian Sea could be responsible, say experts An imag... Read More

Deficit rainfall strikes Kerala and Northeast India, despite monsoon 2024 arriving 12 days ago

India, June 10 -- Following heavy pre-monsoon rains from cyclone Remal, early monsoon showers fail to meet expectations Despite an early arrival, the southwest monsoon has brought disappointment to K... Read More

Why did Delhi get so hot? The answer may lie in warming of the Arabian Sea

India, May 31 -- Warm winds have been blowing in from the Arabian Sea towards northwest India, a consequence of the record-breaking warmth that the sea has absorbed in the past couple of years On May... Read More

Monsoon begins in Kerala 2 days ahead of schedule, advances over Northeast India

India, May 30 -- Both regions in midst of rainfall spell due to long-lasting cyclonic circulation over Kerala, Remal remnants in Northeast The winds of the southwest monsoon arrived over Kerala and a... Read More

Monsoon 2024 unlikely to bring relief to North East India as IMD forecast paints grim picture, dry trend to continue

India, May 28 -- Odisha, West Bengal, Himachal Pradesh, Jammu and Kashmir and Ladakh likely to see lean monsoon as well The southwest monsoon 2024 is expected to bring good rainfall to most regions o... Read More

Severe Cyclone Remal makes landfall along Bangladesh and West Bengal coasts

India, May 26 -- Both coasts could be innundated by storm surges a metre high in West Bengal and upto 4 metres high in Bangladesh Screengrab of Windy.com showing Cyclone Remal The landfall process o... Read More