IMD ‘develops’ technology to assess water level rise in rains

IMD ‘develops’ technology to assess water level rise in rains

New Delhi: A new technology has been developed to assess the rise of water level in rivers and reservoirs by rain and can help state governments to minutely monitor the impact of rainfall, IMD chief K J Ramesh said, in the aftermath of the deadliest deluge in Kerala. The technology called the ‘Impact Based Forecasting […]

Light rain, strong winds in next 3-4 days

Light rain, strong winds in next 3-4 days

Srinagar: The Meteorological (MeT) department on Sunday said that light rainfall accompanied by gusty winds is expected across Jammu and Kashmir in the next three-four days. MeT official CP Singh said that light rainfall and gusty winds are also expected in Leh, Ladakh and Jammu regions. He said the weather conditions would likely improve after […]

Valley still facing drought

Valley still facing drought

SRINAGAR: The rainfall that Kashmir Valley received intermittently in the past one-and-a-half month will not reduce the conditions of drought that were declared by the state government earlier this year. Chief Engineer Irrigation and Flood Control Mir Mohammad Shahnawaz told Kashmir Reader that the rain received has only provided temporary succour to farmers. He said […]

Rains to continue till Saturday

Srinagar: Rains are likely to lash Kashmir Vally for few more day till April 21. According to Met officials, a western disturbance is active over Jammu and Kashmir, while its induced cyclonic circulation is seen over Punjab and Pakistan. “Due to this, we expect rain and thundershower activities to continue at many places over Jammu […]

Rain continues, more to follow today

Rain continues, more to follow today

Kaiser Majeed Srinagar: Rain lashed Kashmir valley on Tuesday for the third consecutive day, bringing down with it the day temperatures. The MeT office predicted widespread rainfall across the valley on Wednesday. “Srinagar and other parts of the valley received rainfall today. There will be widespread rainfall tomorrow across the valley. On March 12, there […]

MeT dept predicts heavy rains

Srinagar: J&K is likely to receive heavy rains on July 25 and 27 as the India Meteorological Department (IMD) said in a weather warning Monday. A statement warning of heavy rains in many states over the next few days, issued by IMD said that heavy rains at isolated places over Jammu & Kashmir were likely. […]

Light to moderate rain on Friday, MeT

Light to moderate rain on Friday, MeT

Srinagar: Light to moderate rainfall with thunder showers are likely at most places across Jammu and Kashmir during the next 24 hours, MeT office said on Thursday. An official said that the sky would remain cloudy throughout the day while a light to moderate rainfall will be witnessed in higher reaches and plains in Kashmir […]

Expect more rains in next 24 hrs

Expect more rains in next 24 hrs

Srinagar: Weather department has predicted a possibility of more rain across plains in Kashmir valley while higher reaches may expect snowfall in next 72 hours. “The intermittent rains will continue for next three to four days,” official said. The valley experienced intermittent rains while the higher reaches, including the hill resort of Pahlagam, received fresh […]