Hot Conditions to Persist over Andhra & Telengana

The Heat wave conditions over large parts of India including states like Telengana has continued unabated as every day new temperature records were sent for the hottest recorded temperature in March across many stations.  Yesterday saw Banda in Uttar Pradesh break the hottest recorded temperature in March for the second straight day.  Places in Vidharba […]

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East India’s turn to see Scorching Weather as Heat Zone moves East

The scorching weather prevailing over large parts of India has been setting new records on a daily basis.  Yesterday saw Nasik in Maharashtra reach the hottest March temperature of 40.3 recorded previously about 40 years back.  Banda in Uttar Pradesh, close to the MP border recorded 43.2°C making it the hottest March day ever for […]

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Some Respite for W. India on Ugadi / Gudi Padwa from Heatwave

As many parts of India celebrate Gudi Padwa / Ugadi to mark the beginning of the new year heat wave conditions continue to persist over large swathes of the country.  Yesterday saw Jagdalpur in Chhattisgarh along with Churu and Phalodi from Rajasthan record their hottest March days. About 30 places in the country recorded 42°C […]

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Record Heat wave conditions prevail over large parts of India

The heat wave conditions prevailing over large parts of India continued yesterday as many places recorded highest temperatures for March.  The three hottest places in the country yesterday all recorded their highest ever temperatures for March while Jaisalmer and Nanded also were part of those places setting new records for March.  In an indication of […]

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Heatwave Conditions to persist in Central & West India

While the southern parts of Peninsular India is seeing a moderate summer so far heat wave conditions have gripped many parts of Central & West India.  Along with these places the Northern parts of Telengana as well is seeing extreme day time heat in the afternoons.  Yesterday saw Titlagarh in Odsiha record 43 °C while Akola, […]

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West Coast & Interiors to Sizzle under Easterlies Impact

The clock is now ticking towards the famous Indian Summer as the temperatures have started to creep up across many parts of the country.  Yesterday saw many places in the Vidharba and adjoining parts of Chhattisgarh record around 42°C.  The city observatory in Bangalore recorded 37.2°C just 0.1°C off the all time record for hottest […]

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Near Normal Day & Slightly Cooler Early Morning Temp to continue

The last few days fairly dry weather has been the trend over most of Tamil Nadu except for some extremely isolated rains in South Tamil Nadu in the absence of any significant synoptic conditions.  But the saving grace has been the absence of any abnormally hot temperature trends across South India.  Many parts of Northwest […]

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Dry Fortnight on the Cards for large parts of Peninsular India

The rainy spell over Peninsular India has pretty much wound down with mostly dry fortnight on the cards across the region except for some pockets of West Coast along Kerala & Karnataka which is likely to see isolated light rains continue but overall dry weather is expected to prevail as March gives way to April. […]

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World Meteorological Day 2017 – Understanding Clouds

Today is the World Meteorological Day a day that marks the creation of a UN body specializing  in meteorology in the year 1950.  Since 1961  the meteorological community has been celebrating March 23rd as World Meteorological Day.  WMO which has been in the forefront of a lot of developments in this field has been revolving […]

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Isolated Rains likely in S. Karnataka, Kerala & W. Tamil Nadu

As early summer conditions prevails over parts of interior Tamil Nadu yesterday saw isolated rains in many parts of Western Tamil Nadu in the districts of Coimbatore, Erode, Tiruppur, Namakkal & Krishnagiri districts.  Karur after crossing 40 degrees for the second straight day saw moderate rains in the evening bring in much needed relief from […]

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