Tag: monsoon

Aerosols increase drought severity over the Indian subcontinent

Abhay S.D. Rajput Pune: A team of atmospheric scientists from India, USA and Canada have found that aerosols in the atmosphere can increase the severity of droughts over the Indian subcontinent by as much as 17 per cent during El Nino years. The team led by Dr.Suvarna S. Fadnavis of the Indian Institute of Tropical

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Block level weather forecasts all over India by 2019

T.V.Venkateswaran and Jyoti Singh New Delhi: The much expected south west monsoon has arrived ahead of its scheduled arrival date and is begun its four-month long over the Indian landmass. The India Meteorological Department (IMD) under the Ministry of Earth Sciences (MoES) is tasked with keeping a track of the annual phenomenon and issue regular

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