Monsoon News

16 May 2019. Times of India: Monsoon ‘slightly late’, may hit Kerala June 6, says IMD [link]

22 May 2019. The Hindu Business Line: Monsoon may not reach Kerala before June 4. [link]

28 May 2019. The Economic Times: Monsoon to advance in next 3 days after week’s lull. [link]

29 May 2019. The Hindu Business Line: Monsoon set to enter Maldives, Comorin in 2 days. [link]

30 May 2019. The Hindu Business Line: In pincer-like movement, monsoon enters Comorin, more parts of Bay of Bengal. [link]

31 May 2019. Times of India: Monsoon to be below normal over north, south India: IMD [link]

31 May 2019. The Hindu Business Line: Monsoon advances into deltas of Myanmar six days behind schedule. [link]

3 June 2019. The Hindu Business Line: Monsoon inches closer, enters more parts of South Arabian Sea. [link]

4 June 2019. Times of India: Monsoon delayed, to hit Goa by June 12.[link]

4 June 2019. The Economic Times: Rains to reach Kerala in 2 days; no respite yet in North, Central India. [link]

7 June 2019. The Hindu Business Line: IMD issues ‘heavy rain’ alerts for Kerala ahead of monsoon onset. [link]

7 June 2019. Times Now: Orange alert issued in four Kerala districts two days ahead of the onset of southwest monsoon. [link]

8 June 2019. India Today: Monsoon finally hits Kerala coast after week’s delay, says IMD. [link]

9 June 2019. Times of India: Monsoon to hit northeastern states in next 48 hours: IMD. [link]

10 June 2019. The Economic Times: Monsoon advances into Kerala, Tamil Nadu. [link]

10 June 2019. The Economic Times: Monsoon likely to delay in Odisha. [link]

10 June 2019. The Hindu: Brewing storm adds heft to monsoon. [link]

11 June 2019. Business Standard: Monsoon likely to make landfall around June 18 in Chhattisgarh. [link]

11 June 2019. Times of India: Monsoon reaches NE, first Assam shower this week. [link]

13 June 2019. The Hindu Business Line: Rare easterlies delaying monsoon over India. [link]

14 June 2019. NDTV: Monsoon In Maharashtra Likely To Be Delayed By 1 Week Due To Cyclone Vayu. [link]

15 June 2019. NDTV: Monsoon To Hit Andhra Pradesh, Telangana After June 16: Weather Office. [link]

15 June 2019. Business Standard: Weak monsoon delays kharif sowing, raises fear of widespread drought. [link]

16 June 2019. India Today: Monsoon likely to hit Telangana on June 20, heatwave conditions to persist. [link]

17 June 2019. Business Today: Monsoon progress likely in the next 2-3 days, Rainfall deficiency hits 43%: IMD. [link]

19 June 2019. The Hindu: Cyclone, late onset of monsoon play spoilsport. [link]

19 June 2019. Times of India: Monsoon makes slowest progress so far in 12 years. [link]

19 June 2019. The Hindu Business Line: Broad-based monsoon spell likely for eastern and southern parts. [link]

20 June 2019. India Today: Monsoon likely to hit Odisha on Friday. [link]

20 June 2019. Business Standard: Monsoon hits drought-hit Maharashtra, says IMD. [link]

22 June 2019. Times of India: Kolkata: Monsoon rains to subside from Sunday onwards. [link]

22 June 2019. Times of India: Monsoon nears Pune, Madhya Maharashtra may get heavy showers. [link]

23 June 2019. India Today: Monsoons on the roll: Bihar, Uttar Pradesh, Jharkhand, Chhattisgarh receive rainfall. [link]

24 June 2019. The Indian Express: Monsoon gains momentum in last three days, covers half of the country. [link]

25 June 2019. The Hindu Business Line: Monsoon current strengthens ahead of a fresh ‘low’ in the Bay. [link]

25 June 2019. India Today: Monsoon finally arrives in Mumbai, covers entire Maharashtra. [link]

27 June 2019. The Economic Times: India gets 24% below-average rainfall this week – weather office. [link]

1 July 2019. India Today: Monsoon to be vigorous in Maharashtra, heavy rains predicted for next 5 days: IMD Pune. [link]

1 July 2019. Business Standard: Monsoon deficiency in June this year highest since 2015, reveals IMD data. [link]

1 July 2019. Business Today: Delhi, Punjab, Haryana may not benefit from active monsoon weak ahead, says IMD. [link]

2 July 2019. The Hindu Business Line: Heavy rain belt skips South, will shift to Central India. [link]

2 July 2019. Financial Express: Mumbai rains: Barring 2005 deluge, Monday-Tuesday rainfall highest since 1974. [link]

3 July 2019. India Today: Monsoon likely to hit Haryana, Chandigarh, Delhi in next 48 hours. [link]

4 July 2019. Business Standard: India’s monsoon rain below average for fifth straight week, says IMD. [link]

4 July 2019. The Hindu Business Line: Monsoon pares deficit after strong spell over Central India. [link]

5 July 2019. Hindustan Times: After 6-day wait, monsoon finally here. [link]

5 July 2019. Business Standard: IMD predicts heavy rainfall in Uttrakhand, MP and UP. [link]

6 July 2019. Times of India: Nearly one-third Madhya Pradesh is rain deficient so far. [link]

7 July 2019. Business Today: Monsoon deficiency dips to 21% but large parts of country still under deficient rainfall category: IMD. [link]

9 July 2019. Business Today: Mumbai Rains: IMD predicts very heavy downpour in next 24 hours, issues warning. [link]

10 July 2019. Times of India: IMD for extra caution in ghat areas of north Konkan, north Madhya Maharashtra till Wednesday. [link]

11 July 2019. The Hindu Business Line: IMD forecasts below-average monsoon in next two weeks. [link]

11 July 2019. The Indian Express: Rain batters Meghalaya, throws life out of gear. [link]

11 July 2019. Times Now: IMD predicts ‘heavy to very heavy’ rainfall for sub-Himalayan regions, dry patch to continue in Delhi. [link]

11 July 2019. Zee News: Heavy rain lashes Goa, IMD issues ‘Orange’ alert for next 24 hours. [link]

12 July 2019. Times of India: No rain likely for five days in Gujarat: IMD. [link]

12 July 2019. Financial Express: Monsoon likely to revive in July’s last week, says IMD; UP, Bengal, Northeast to soon get strong showers. [link]

13 July 2019. Times of India: IMD: Rainfall deficit reduces in northeast. [link]

14 July 2019. Times of India: 18% of the country severely to extremely dry, finds IMD data. [link]

14 July 2019. Times of India: 65% of Maharashtra to have weak monsoon till Wednesday. [link]

16 July 2019. Times Now: IMD issues red alert in Kerala from July 18, extremely heavy rains expected to lash several districts. [link]

16 July 2019. Times of India: Rain catches Delhi unawares, most areas get their fair share. [link]

16 July 2019. The Hindu Business Line: ‘Heavy rain’ forecast for most of South. [link]

17 July 2019. Times of India: Monsoon fails to cover entire India by July 15, to revive in Maharashtra this week. [link]

17 July 2019. The Hindu Business Line: ‘Low’ forming over East India expected to bring heavy rain. [link]

17 July 2019. The Indian Express: Punjab: Rainfall surge makes up for early deficit, but water logging dogs urban centers. [link]

18 July 2019. The Hindu Business Line: India gets 20% below-average rainfall this week: IMD. [link]

18 July 2019. NDTV: 3 Days Of Extremely Heavy Rain Led To Assam’s Deadly Deluge: Met Office. [link]

19 July 2019. The Hindu Business Line: Monsoon 2019: Rain deficit worsens to 17 percent. [link]

20 July 2019. The Indian Express: Monsoon covers entire country four days late, to make comeback by July 25. [link]

22 July 2019. The Indian Express: Monsoon revival in Maharashtra likely this week: IMD. [link]

24 July 2019. The Hindu Business Line: India gets 35 per cent below-average rainfall this week: IMD. [link]

25 July 2019. The Hindu Busniness Line: IMD forecast above-average monsoon rains in next two weeks. [link]

25 July 2019. Times Now: Monsoon tracker: India may witness second consecutive year of below-normal rainfall; deficit at 19%. [link]

26 July 2019. Times of India: Heavy rain lashes Rajasthan, hits flights, trains. [link]

27 July 2019. Times Now: More rainfall in next 24 hours, warns IMD; Mumbai-Goa Highway shut, traffic snarls across city. [link]

29 July 2019. The Hindu Busniess Line: Monsoon pummels Central India, promises more rain. [link]

30 July 2019. Times of India: Monsoon magic: Bhopal rain surplus by over 50%. [link]

31 July 2019. Indian Today: Extremely heavy rains likely at isolated places in five Maharashtra districts. [link]

31 July 2019. The Indian Express: In less than two months, rainfall in Pune surpasses season’s total. [link]

1 August 2019. The Economic Times: Normal monsoon likely in August, September: IMD. [link]

1 August 2019. India Today: July ends with above-normal rainfall; monsoon deficiency comes down to minus 9 pc: IMD. [link]

1 August 2019. The Indian Express: Mumbai city sees highest July rainfall since 2014. [link]

1 August 2019. Times of India:  Gujarat: 4 dead as rains wreak havoc in Vadodara, 5,000 evacuated. [link]

1 August 2019. Times of India: In flood-ravaged Bihar, 14 districts see rainfall deficit. [link]

1 August 2019. Times of India: Rajasthan: Four killed due to heavy rainfall in Ajmer. [link]

1 August 2019. India Today: Parts of Srinagar submerged after heavy rains batter city. [link]

3 August 2019. India Today: Rain batters states on west coast, IMD warns of more heavy showers in next 24 hours. [link]

4 August 2019. Times of India: Mumbai: Rains likely to continue today, IMD issues orange alert. [link]

4 August 2019. The Indian Express: Pune rains: Low-lying areas in city inundated, train services thrown out of gear. [link]

7 August 2019. Times of India: Depression over Bay of Bengal likely to deepen further, says IMD. [link]

7 August 2019. The Hindu Business Line: East, Central and Peninsular India in for intense wet spell. [link]

8 August 2019. The Hindu Business Line: Deep depression weakens but heavy rains to stay. [link]

9 August 2019. The Hindu Business Line: Gujarat rains: Sardar Sarovar Dam reaches record level, sluice gates opened for first time. [link]

10 August 2019. The Indian Express: Many parts of state to get a break from heavy rain this weekend: IMD. [link]

10 August 2019. Times of India: 39 more die in Kerala, Karnataka & Maharashtra floods, toll rises to 86. [link]

12 August 2019. The Hindu Business Line: Rainfall turns surplus as Met predicts fresh ‘low’ in Bay of Bengal. [link]

13 August 2019. The Hindu Business Line: Bay to remain active, but rains may head North, East. [link]

13 August 2019. Times of India: Bhopal rain surplus, 7 districts stare at drought. [link]

14 August 2019. The Hindu Business Line: Heavy rains likely in North-West by weekend. [link]

16 August 2019. The Hindu Business Line: It’s 2% rain surplus for entire India as North-West is swamped. [link]

18 August 2019. The Hindu Business Line: Heavy rain may shift eastwards from North-West. [link]

19 August 2019. Business Today: Heavy rains wreak havoc in Himachal, Uttarakhand, Punjab; flood alert in Delhi. [link]

19 August 2019. Times of India: Goa: Rains on a downtrend after August mayhem. [link]

21 August 2019. Times of India: In just 18 days, extreme rain this August at 5-year high. [link]

22 August 2019. India Today: Mansarovar Yatra halted in Uttarakhand due to rain. [link]

23 August 2019. The Hindu Business Line: Bountiful rains fill up reservoirs across the country. [link]

23 August 2019. Times of India: Pune: Temghar catchment receives over 4,100 mm rainfall. [link]

24 August 2019. India Today: Madhya Pradesh, Chhattisgarh, Odisha to witness heavy rainfall: IMD. [link]

27 August 2019. Times of India: Rains aplenty, but many MP dams are still empty. [link]

1 September 2019. The Hindu Business Line: Excess rainfall in half of India in August: IMD. [link]

2 September 2019. Times of India: August rain in Kerala highest in IMD data. [link]

3 September 2019. Times of India: 18% rain deficit sparks drought fears in Bihar. [link]

4 September 2019. The Hindu Business Line: Monsoon batters Mumbai; more rains forecast for region. [link]

5 September 2019. The Hindu Business Line: Monsoon strengthens further over the West Coast, Central India. [link]

5 September 2019. Times of India: Konkan wettest place as 31 spots get triple digit rains. [link]

5 September 2019. Times of India: August rain pushes up water table. [link]

5 September 2019. India Today: IMD issues extremely heavy rainfall warning for Gujarat, MP, Karnataka till Sept 7. [link]

5 September 2019. Times of India: Gujarat now past 100% of normal rainfall. [link]

6 September 2019. The Indian Express: Over 3,000 mm seasonal rain in city this monsoon: IMD. [link]

7 September 2019. Times of India: Heavy rains lash parts of Delhi-NCR. [link]

9 September 2019. Business Standard: Low Pressure Area Lies Over Northeast Madhya Pradesh Says IMD. [link]

10 September 2019. Business Standard: Monsoon withdrawal delayed again, might begin after mid Sep: IMD officials. [link]

11 September 2019. The Hindu Business Line: Monsoon likely to begin withdrawing next week. [link]

11 September 2019. India Today: Bhopal: IMD predicts heavy to very heavy rainfall in city, water released from Kaliasot Dam. [link]

11 September 2019. India Today: Gujarat rains: Narmada river rises above danger mark, 1000 shifted. [link]

11 September 2019. The Indian Express: Gujarat: Heavy rainfall in state to continue for two more days. [link]

12 September 2019. India Today: Madhya Pradesh: Karbala Bridge in Sehore submerged due to heavy rains. [link]

13 September 2019. Times of India: IMD predicts heavy rain for north Odisha. [link]

14 September 2019. Times of India: MP: Over 600 rescued in Agar Malwa; district receives 174.6mm rains in 24hrs. [link]

15 September 2019. Times of India: IMD hints at heavy rain in central Maharashtra, Konkan from September 18. [link]

15 September 2019. Times of India: Flood-like situation in Kota after torrential rains in MP. [link]

15 September 2019. The Economic Times: High humidity in northern plains to prevail as monsoon shows no signs of withdrawal: IMD. [link]

18 September 2019. The Economic Times: India’s monsoon rains above-average for third straight week: IMD. [link]

19 September 2019. The Indian Express: Withdrawal of monsoon not any time soon: IMD. [link]