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Rain fury in Gujarat: Jodiya in Jamnagar gets 5-inch rain in 2 hours

Gujarat has so far received 79.8% of its average annual rainfall Jamnagar: Parts of Gujarat received heavy rainfall on Thursday morning. At least 25 talukas received rain in two hours between 6 am and 8 am. Life was thrown out of gear in Jodiya taluka of Jamnagar which received 5 inch rain in just two...

September reduces deficit; Gujarat receives nearly 78% of annual rainfall

Gandhinagar: The rain deficit in Gujarat year, which was around 50 per cent just three weeks ago has reduced to less than 22 per cent. According to the rainfall report, the state had received 78.75 per cent of its average annual rainfall by 8 am on Wednesday. The maximum rainfall, 89.80 per cent,  has been...

Heavy rains lash Ahmedabad on Monday night; highest in Bopal, Odhav

Ahmedabad: The city witnessed heavy rainfall, accompanied by lightning and thunder, late on Monday night. Ahmedabad received an average rainfall of 1 inch in last 24 hours. Weather in the district is likely to remain rainy, with light to moderate rain over the next five days, the India Meteorological Department (IMD) has predicted. According to...

Gujarat may receive heavy rain over next 5 days, says IMD

Ahmedabad: Widespread rain is likely in Gujarat between September 19 and 21, the India Meteorological Department has predicted. Saurashtra region will get heavy to very heavy rain in several places. Ahmedabad, especially its southern parts, will get light to moderate rain. Districts like Dahod, Panchmahals, Aravalli, Mahisagar, Kheda, Anand and others are expected to get...

Rain fury in Gujarat: Saurashtra on red alert

Gujarat has so far received over 71% of its average annual rainfall Rajkot: The Met department has predicted extremely heavy rain in Gujarat over next three-four days. Saurashtra has been put on red alert, with the administration making all preparations to deal with the situation. Extremely heavy rain is likely in Rajkot, Junagadh and Jamnagar...

Dams overflow as heavy rains lash Jamnagar, Rajkot, Junagadh

CM-designate Bhupendra Patel orders airlifting of people stranded in 3 villages Jamnagar: Heavy waterlogging was witnessed in parts of Jamnagar on Saturday morning, with water entering several houses in low-lying areas. People were seen wading in chest-deep water in some places. Beraja, Aliabada and Khimrana villages were completely inundated. Newly constructed bridges were...

Delhi streets go under water affecting traffic movement as heavy rains lash city

Delhi on Wednesday received heavy rainfall—the highest in 12 years and a 19-year record for September—that led to waterlogging in low-lying areas and long traffic snarls. The national capital recorded 112.1 mm rainfall in 24 hours, with the India Meteorological Department issuing an orange alert. Pictures and videos of flooded streets in Delhi went viral...
Ahmedabad likely to get rain between June 16-20

Ahmedabad likely to get rain between June 16-20

Monsoon expected to reach Ahmedabad and other parts of central and north Gujarat this week, says IMD Ahmedabad: Monsoon may have entered Gujarat, but its entry in Ahmedabad is still awaited. The wait is likely to end now with the Met department predicting that most parts of the state, including the district, will receive rain...

Monsoon enters Gujarat in advance, rainfall expected during next 4 days

Southwest monsoon on Wednesday marked its entry in Gujarat at least two days in advance, the Indian Meteorological Department said. The onset of the monsoon brought the much-required respite from the scorching sun. With the onset, rainfall was reported at several places in Valsad, Dang and Bhavnagar on Wednesday. Over 40 mm rainfall was reported...

Ahmedabad gets rains for second consecutive day in the evening

For the second consecutive day, Ahmedabad received brief but heavy rain and thundershowers accompanied by lightning. The IMD has said that the monsoon may set in Gujarat by the end of the month. The rains on Friday helped ease the humidity and heat. The IMD has predicted rains for Gujarat for the next four days....

Ahmedabad reports brief rain & thundershowers

Several parts of Ahmedabad received rain for a brief period on Friday night. The showers helped cool down temperatures. The IMD had earlier warned that the state may see thundershowers at isolated places. Gujarat usually gets monsoon by mid of June. Earlier it faced cyclonic storm Tauktate that brought large-scale destruction and heavy showers in...

Southwest monsoon hits Kerala after a delay of two days

Two days behind its regular schedule, southwest monsoon finally hit the Kerala coast marking the onset of monsoon in the country, according to the India Meteorological Department (IMD). The northern limit of the monsoon currently passes through Kochi and Palayamkottai. The Met said, “Southwest monsoon has advanced into some parts of south Arabian Sea, Lakshadweep...