Making Waves: How A Third Radar Can Help Capital Weather The Storm Better
The Times of India Delhi|January 19, 2022
Delhi Only City To Have Three Such Towers; Here Is How It Predicts Weather Conditions
Priyangi.Agarwal

New Delhi: In July last year, INA Colony in south Delhi suffered inundation in a few areas after heavy rains. In contrast, no rainfall was recorded at the weather observatories at Safdarjung, which is the city’s base station, and Lodhi Road, both in the vicinity. To forecast such localised flash floods and alert the public in real time, the India Meteorological Department has now installed a Doppler weather radar (DWR) at Ayanagar, making Delhi the first Indian city to have three such devices.

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