Monsoon News

11 May 2018. Times of India: Monsoon to arrive early, may hit Kerala by May 25: IMD [link]

6 June 2018: Hindu BusinessLine: Met forecasts ‘active’ to ‘vigorous’ monsoon conditions along west coast [link]

12 June 2018: Indian Express: After rapid advance, South-west monsoon to take a break: IMD [link]

15 June 2018. Times of India: Weak El Nino conditions unlikely to hit monsoon, says IMD [link]

15 June 2018. The Hindu BusinessLine: Monsoon priming for a second wind from South [link]

16 June 2018. Times of India: IMD models hint at monsoon revival after June 21 [link]

17 June 2018. The Economic Times: Southwest Monsoon to revive in 5-6 days: IMD [link]

17 June 2018: Business Standard: No rain in Delhi till next week: IMD [link]

18 June 2018: Times of India: Heavy rains set to make a comeback on June 21 [link]

19 June 2018: The Hindu BusinessLine: Met confirms prospects of monsoon revival [link]

20 June 2018: Indian Express: India weather HIGHLIGHTS: Here’s why the monsoon has not reached north India yet [link]

20 June 2018: Indian Express: IMD: After sluggish week, rains to revive from June 24 [link]

20 June 2018: Indian Express: Heavy rains lash Goa, throw normal life out of gear [link]

27 June 2018: The Economic Times: Monsoon showers expected to reach northwest India between June 28 and 30:IMD [link]

28 June 2018: Times of India: 12 days late, UP welcomes monsoon’s ‘quiet’ entry [link]

29 June 2018: Business Standard: Monsoon likely to cover entire India in next 2-3 days, says IMD [link]

29 June 2018: The Hindu BusinessLine: With more rains to come, monsoon may stay active until July 11 [link]

29 June 2018: The Hindu BusinessLine: Monsoon shifting to Himalayan foothills; more rain in UP, Bihar [link]

29 June 2018: Financial Express: Delhi to witness a fair amount of rains in next 2-3 days: IMD [link]

30 June 2018: The Hindu BusinessLine: Monsoon eases as rain-driving troughs start shifting base [link]

30 June 2018: The Indian Express: Monsoon covers country fortnight early [link]

30 June 2018: Times of India: 33% deficient rainfall in state in June [link]

2 July 2018: Business Standard: Heavy rainfall in large parts of India this week: IMD issues weather alert [link]

2 July 2018: Times of India: Uttarakhand: Rain wreaks havoc in Munsyari, landslide blocks highway [link]

3 July 2018: The Hindu BusinessLine: Rains likely to return to South, Central India this weekend [link]

3 July 2018: Hindustan Times: 24-hour heavy rain alert for Uttarakhand, says MeT department [link]

4 July 2018: The Indian Express: More rains in Maharashtra likely today: IMD [link]

6 July 2018: Financial Express: Nagpur Rains: Maharashtra Assembly, railway station flooded as heavy downpour lashes orange city; see pics [link]

10 July 2018: Deccan Herald: Heavy rains continue to lash Mumbai, rail services hit [link]

10 July 2018: Times of India: Heavy rain to continue in state till Friday: IMD [link]

10 July 2018: Hindustan Times: Mumbai records highest 24-hour July rainfall in 4 years [link]

11 July 2018: Business Standard: Widespread rainfall in Konkan, light showers in Delhi: IMD [link]

11 July 2018: Hindustan Times: West coast, parts of central India put on red alert for heavy rain: IMD [link]

11 July 2018: Times of India: Monsoon deficit 9% as north and east India miss July rains [link]

11 July 2018: The Indian Express: Mumbai receives 93 per cent above normal rainfall this season [link]

11 July 2018: Times of India: Heavy rainfall, landslide wreak havoc in Bageshwar [link]

11 July 2018: The Indian Express: IMD issues alert for heavy rainfall in central India [link]

12 July 2018: The Hindu Business Line: Monsoon seeking fresh peaks with back-to-back ‘low’s in Bay of Bengal [link]

15 July 2018: Business Standard: Monsoon deficiency dips to 5%, rises to 30% in east, NE India: IMD data [link]

17 July 2018: Business Standard: Delhi gets rainfall in patches on Monday, similar condition this week [link] 

17 July 2018: The Hindu BusinessLine: Gujarat battles rain furry; Saurashtra worst affected in floods [link]

18 July 2018: The Hindu: Floods: toll rises to 15 in Kerala [link]

18 July 2018: Times of India: With excess of 41%, Maharashtra leads in bonus rain bounty among states [link]

20 July 2018: Business Standard: Heavy  rain lashes Odisha, govt alerts collectors [link]

21 July 2018: Times Now: Heavy rainfall likely in Delhi-NCR, IMD issues alert across coastal states [link]

21 July 2018: The Hindu BusinessLine: Depression in Bay to cross coast by evening; rains pound Odisha.  [link]

22 July 2018: The Hindu: 40% deficit rainfall in eastern India: IMD data [link]

22 July 2018: Times of India: Met predicts light rain across state till July 25 [link]

24 July 2018: Hindustan Times: Intensity of rain to reduce in Mumbai this week, says IMD [link]

25 July 2018: Times of India: Monsoon rally cuts deficit to 2%, but poor rains in UP hit sowing. [link]

25 July 2018: The Hindu BusinessLine: Low’ over MP, UP set to re-intensify, bringing rain to Delhi. [link]

27 July 2018: The Hindu BusinessLine: Fresh ‘low’ may compound heavy rain scenario over North. [link]

27 July 2018: Business Standard: Rain hits life in Ghaziabad, other NCR towns of western UP. [link]

29 July 2018: Business Standard: Despite 74% normal rainfall, countrywide monsoon deficiency at 5%: IMD. [link]

29 July 2018: Hindustan Times: 64 killed in rain-related incidents in Uttar Pradesh over three days. [link]

30 July 2018: Times of India: Heavy rain fails to wash off deficiency in districts. [link]

31 July 2018: Times of India: This July, monsoon fails to wash away previous records of showers. [link]

31 July 2018: Times of India: Rising Yamuna: Low-lying areas in Delhi, Noida under threat; 10,000 evacuated. [link]

31 July 2018: Business Standard: Monsoon deficiency at 5% in June, 6% in July but situation not alarming. [link]

1 August 2018: Times of India: Severely dry conditions in Maharashtra till August 22. [link]

2 August 2018: Times of India: Rain in Lucknow might take a break only this weekend: Met officials. [link]

3 August 2018: Business Standard: IMD says monsoon in August-September to be ‘normal’, contradicts Skymet. [link]

5 August 2018: Times of India: Uttarakhand: Following IMD’s heavy rain warning, schools in several districts to remain closed. [link]

6 August 2018: Business Standard: Heavy to very heavy rainfall in Odisha in next 24-hours: IMD. [link]

6 August 2018: The Economic Times: 10 per cent below-normal rainfall hits sowing of kharif crops. [link]

6 August 2018: The Hindu BusninessLine: Fresh ‘low’ forms in Bay, signals heavy monsoon showers. [link]

9 August 2018: Hindustan Times: Idukki dam’s shutters opened after 26 years as rain pounds Kerala; 22 dead. [link]

10 August 2018: Business Standard: Of 681 Indian districts, 39% see monsoon deficit as IMD signals revival. [link]

10 August 2018: The Indian Express: This is strongest monsoon year for Kerala since 2013, says IMD. [link]

10 August 2018: Times of India: IMD weather models indicate upswing in rains from August 17. [link]

12 August 2018: The Hindu: The monsoon and its march so far. [link]

12 August 2018: Times of India: Met predicts heavy rain for next 2 days. [link]

15 August 2018: The Indian Express: Southwest monsoon to pick up this week over Maharashtra, says IMD. [link]

17 August 2018: The Indian Express: Rainfall to reduce marginally in Kerala: IMD. [link]

18 August 2018: Times of India: 47 locations across Maharashtra receive over 100 mm rain. [link]

18 August 2018: Deccan Herald: Heavy rain likely Gujarat in next 48 hrs. [link]

18 August 2018: The Tribune: Despite the monsoon mahyem in Kerala, India records below normal rain. [link]

19 August 2018: Times of India: Kerala got 164% excess rainfall this month. [link]

21 August 2018: Times of India: In just 20 days, Kerala gets highest August rains in 87 yrs. [link]

21 August 2018: Times of India: Gujarat can expect rain for next 3-4 days: IMD. [link]

21 august 2018: Times of India:  After a lull, heavy rainfall in Bihar likely from August 24. [link]

21 August 2018: Times of India: Four die after heavy rainfall in Bhopal. [link]

24 August 2018: Indian express: Assam likely to face heavy rainfall in next 24 hours. [link]

27 August 2018: Business Standard: 40% districts in south India got deficient rainfall, shows IMD data. [link]

27 August 2018: Times of India: Heavy rains lash Chhattisgarh; major rivers in spate. [link]

28 August 2018: The Hindu BusinessLine: With more rains forecast, withdrawal of the Monsoon may be delayed. [link]

29 August 2018: Business Standard: 11 districts in MP receive below normal rainfall this season. [link]

29 August 2018: Hindustan Times: Heavy rains in Nagaland kill 12 in a month, CM seeks help from Delhi. [link]

30 August 2018: The Indian express: Heavy rains lash Uttarakhand, seven dead due to landslide. [link]

30 August 2018: The Economic Times: India may Clock below-normal rains for 3rd month. [link]

31 August 2018: Business Standard: Weak El Nino conditions likely next month, says IMD weather report. [link]

31 August 2018: Monsoon seen weakening over South, interior peninsula. [link]

1 September 2018: The Indian Express: IMD: Till August, six percent below normal rain across India. [link]

1 September 2018: Hindustan Times: Surplus rain for Pune this monsoon season… so far. [link]

2 September 2018: Times of India: For India, it’s the rainiest August in five years. [link]

2 September 2018: Business Standard: Fresh wave of floods hits Assam; Brahmaputra flowing above danger mark. [link]

3 September 2018: Times of India: It rains again and Delhi doesn’t know whether to laugh or cry. [link]

3 September 2018: Times of India: With 3.6mm rain, Ahmedabad inches closer to 50% mark. [link]

4 September 2018: The Indian express: Punjab, Haryana: 28 districts received deficit rainfall in August, says IMD. [link]

4 September 2018: The Indian Express: Monsoon enters last leg, light rains in Pune this week. [link]

5 September 2018: The Hindu Business Line: Fresh ‘low’ over Bay; more rain for East, North India. [link]

5 September 2018: Business Standard: Southwest monsoon finally may retreat from next week: Met Official. [link]

6 September 2018: Times Now: Rains cripple normal life in Odisha; IMD predicts heavy rainfall in next 24 hours.[link]

6 September 2018: Hindustan times: UP floods: 14 dead as rising Ganga, more rains play havoc in Kanpur region. [link]

10 September 2018: The Indian Express: Monsoon withdrawl still a week away: IMD. [link]

10 september 2018: Financial express: Monsoon below normal for third straight month in August, reveals IMD data. [link]

14 September 2018: Times of India: Subdued rainfall till September 17: Met. [link]

14 September 2018: The Hindu BusinessLine: Met sets up watch for low-pressure area in Bay in next four days. [link]

16 September 2018: Times of India: With 26% rain, Pune district emerges the topper in state. [link]

16 September 2018: The Indian express: No heavy rains in city for next week: IMD. [link]

17 September 2018: The Hindu Business Line: IMD issues depression alert at Bay of Bengal. [link]

19 September 2018: Times Now: Delhi: Monsoon not over yet, IMD expects rain over weekend. [link]

19 September 2018: The Hindu BusinessLine: Likely depression expected to cross Andhra-Odisha coast tomorrow. [link]

20 September 2018: Hindustan Times: Retreating monsoon to grace Pune on Ganesh immersion procession day; IMD issues thunderstorm warning for next 24 hours. [link]

20 September 2018: Times of India: Cyclone to hit Odisha and Andhra coasts tonight: IMD. [link]

20 September 2018: Times of India: Depression to bring more rain in Chennai. [link]

21 September 2018: Times of India: Cyclone Daye: Heavy downpour in parts of Odisha, Andhra. [link]

21 September 2018: Hindustan Times: Cyclonic storm DAYE hits Odisha, triggers heavy rains. [link]

22 September 2018: The Indian Express: Heavy rain likely in Vidarbha, Marathwada over weekend: IMD. [link]

23 September 2018: Times of India: 20 rescued from Rohtang Pass after heavy snowfall. [link]

24 September 2018: The Economic Times: India monsoon rains to start withdrawing from Saturday: IMD. [link]

24 September 2018: Times of India: Saturday’s rain reduces season deficit by 2%. [link]

24 September 2018: Business Standard: Kerala on ‘yellow alert, IMD predicts heavy rains on September 25’. [link]

25 September 2018: Times of India: Rains batter Himachal Pradesh: Manali cut off, 378 roads closed. [link]

25 September 2018: Times of India: After heavy rains, weather to remain dry in Himachal from Wednesday. [link]

25 September 2018: The Indian Express: Explained: Why September is drier than usual. [link]

29 September 2018: The Hindu BusinessLine: North-East monsoon to be normal: IMD. [link]

29 September 2018: Times of India: Rain to bid farewell soon, expect winter around November. [link]