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India records highest monsoon rains in 25 yrs

India recorded the highest rainfall this monsoon since 1994, the weather department said classifying it 'above normal' as the season officially ended on Monday. Monsoon still remains active in......

17 flights diverted as heavy rains in Mumbai revive 2005 memories

IMAGE: Pedestrians with their umbrellas during heavy monsoon rain in Mumbai on Friday.Photograph: Mitesh Bhuvad/PTI Photo Mumbai was lashed by rains on Friday but the impact was nowhere close......

Heavy downpour brings Mumbai to a halt, 28 killed

Mumbai was paralysed on Tuesday by incessant rain, which left many parts of the financial capital waterlogged and 22 dead in a wall collapse and four others died in different rain-related incidents......

Mumbai gets highest rainfall in 10 yrs, more to come

Private weather agency Skymet said Mumbai is at 'serious risk of flooding' between July 3 and 5. A tempo partially submerged in water on a flooded road in Parel area of Mumbai on Monday.......

3 dead as heavy rains lash Mumbai; traffic affected

Three persons were killed and five injured in rain-related incidents on Friday in Mumbai, which was lashed by the first spell of heavy rains this monsoon that marked its most delayed arrival in the......

Explained: Why the monsoon is pulling out so late

'The last time we had such a late withdrawal of monsoon was in 1960 or so.' IMAGE: National and state disaster response force personnel rescue citizens from the flood-affected Rajendra Nagar area......

Pulses and coarse cereal sowing gets a boost from good rains

However, the areas under paddy - the biggest cereal grown during the kharif season - continue to be less than last year, mainly due to delayed onset of rains and also on account of shift towards......

August rain to determine final output of kharif crops this year

Till July 26, kharif crops have been sown in around 68.87 million hectares, which is 6.43 per cent lower than the area covered during the same period last year. Rain in August will play a crucial......

Scanty rain in June hits sowing of kharif crops

Till June 30, the southwest monsoon was 33 per cent lower than normal, which is among the worst in the last five years, with 28 of the 36 meteorological divisions recording deficient rain. Kharif......

Weak monsoon likely to increase demand for work under MGNREGS

Around 40 per cent of the country is staring at drought-like conditions ahead of the monsoon as water levels have receded sharply. The rural development ministry is expecting an additional......
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How the South-West Monsoon left weather forecasters IMD, Skymet high and dry

While the IMD had predicted rainfall would be 96% of the Long Period Average in its early forecast, Skymet put this at 93%. Both predictions went... ...

https://www.thehindubusinessline.com/economy/agri-business/volatile-south-west-monsoon-leaves-imd-skymet-high-and-dry/article29687779.ece
Why the monsoon is pulling out so late

'The last time we had such a late withdrawal of monsoon was in 1960 or so.' IMAGE: National and state disaster response force personnel rescue... ...

http://www.rediff.com/money/interview/explained-why-the-monsoon-is-pulling-out-so-late/20191009.htm
India records highest monsoon rains in 25 yrs

India recorded the highest rainfall this monsoon since 1994, the weather department said classifying it 'above normal' as the season officially... ...

http://www.rediff.com/news/report/india-records-highest-monsoon-rains-in-25-yrs/20191001.htm
Heavy rainfall in Mumbai causes traffic snarls, waterlogging in many parts; Skymet predicts downpour to continue for next four-six hours

Heavy rainfall in Mumbai causes traffic snarls, waterlogging in many parts; Skymet predicts downpour to continue for next four-six hours ...

https://www.firstpost.com/india/heavy-rainfall-in-mumbai-causes-traffic-snarls-waterlogging-in-many-parts-skymet-predicts-downpour-to-continue-for-next-four-six-hours-7398761.html
Widespread rains with some heavy falls likely over State

Bhopal, The Low-Pressure area over northwest Bay of Bengal and adjoining north Odisha and West Bengal coasts along with the associated cyclonic... ...

https://www.centralchronicle.com/widespread-rains-with-some-heavy-falls-likely-over-state/

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