Weather Based Agro Advisory


  • 15-21 सितम्बर 2016 की समयावधि के लिए सोयाबीन कृषकों को सलाह/Advisory for Soybean Farmers for the period 15-21 September 2016
  • Monsoon Watch

    • The withdrawal line of southwest monsoon continues to pass through Anupgarh, Bikaner and Jaisalmer.
    • Conditions are favourable for further withdrawal of monsoon from some more parts of northwest India during next 48 hours.
    • Based on the 24 hours rainfall data ending at 0830 hours IST of 26 September 2016; southwest monsoon was vigorous over Chhattisgarh; active over SubHimalayan West Bengal & Sikkim, Bihar, Jharkhand, Telangana and Vidarbha.
    • Heavy rain occurred at isolated places over East Uttar Pradesh and Chhattisgarh during past 24 hours ending at 0830 hours IST of today.
    • The images showing the latest satellite picture in figure. 1.

    Main Weather Observations

    • Rain occurred at most places over Jharkhand, Chhattisgarh, Vidarbha, Telangana, Coastal Karnataka and Kerala; at many places over Bihar, Gangetic West Bengal & Sikkim, Odisha, Coastal Andhra Pradesh, Konkan & Goa and Andaman & Nicobar Islands; at a few places over Assam & Meghalaya, Arunachal Pradesh & East Madhya Pradesh and at isolated places over Jammu & Kashmir, Nagaland, Manipur, Mizoram & Tripura, East Uttar Pradesh, Marathwada, Madhya Maharashtra, North Interior Karnataka, Rayalaseema and West Madhya Pradesh.
    • On 27.09.2016: Minimum temperatures are appreciably above normal (3.0°C to 5.0°C) at a few places over Jammu & Kashmir, East Rajasthan & Tamilnadu and at isolated places over Punjab; above normal (1.6°C to 3.0°C) at a few places over Himachal Pradesh, Uttarakhand, Haryana, Chandigarh & Delhi and West Rajasthan and at isolated places over Nagaland, Manipur, Mizoram & Tripura, Madhya Pradesh, Gujarat region, Rayalaseema, Coastal Andhra Pradesh and West Uttar Pradesh and near normal over rest of the country.
    • On 26.09.2016: Maximum temperatures were appreciably above normal (3.0 to 5.0) at many places over Tamilnadu; above normal (1.6°C to 3.0°C) at many places over Rajasthan; at a few places over Assam & Meghalaya and Nagaland, Manipur, Mizoram & Tripura. They are appreciably below normal (3.1°C to 5.0°C) at many places over Vidarbha, Telangana and Arunachal Pradesh; at a few places over East Uttar Pradesh and Bihar; below normal (1.6°C to 3.0°C) at many places over SubHimalayan West Bengal & Sikkim, East Madhya Pradesh and Chhattisgarh; at a few places over Coastal Andhra Pradesh and at isolated places over Odisha & Rayalaseema and near normal over rest of the country.

    Weather Warning during next 5 days

    • 27 September (Day 1): Heavy rain at isolated places very likely over Vidarbha, Chhattisgarh, Coastal Andhra Pradesh and Telangana.
    • 28 September (Day 2): Heavy rain at isolated places very likely over Odisha and Nagaland, Manipur, Mizoram & Tripura.
    • 29 September (Day 3): Heavy rain at isolated places very likely over Andaman & Nicobar Islands.
    • 30 September (Day 4): Heavy rain at isolated places very likely over Andaman & Nicobar Islands.
    • 01 October (Day 5): Heavy rain at isolated places very likely over Vidarbha, Chhattisgarh, Coastal Andhra Pradesh and Andaman & Nicobar Islands.
    • The weather outlook for the period of seven days i.e. 27 September to 2 October  2016 forecasted (Provided by Real-Time Weather Forecasts from NOAA/NCEP collected from http://monsoondata.org/wx2/) rain/thundershower would occur over  Konkan & Goa, Coastal Andhra Pradesh, Maharashtra, Telangana North Interior Karnataka, Andaman & Nicobar Islands and northeastern states. (Fig. 2).
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Agricultural activities
Eastern Uttar Pradesh
Weather condition:
                          Light rainfall occurred in the Eastern region of Uttar Pradesh state during past few days and both the temperatures are in normal range.
Contingency measures:

  • Looking rainfall forecast and local conditions, farmers are advised for top dressing of N-fertilizer in long duration rice crop.
  • In medium duration varieties, there is possibility for attack of Gundhi bug, hence they are advised for spray of Malathion.
  •  Sowing of Toria under optimum moisture may be done with improved varieties like toria , Type-9, T-36, Bhawani, Pant 303, Narendra Ageti Rai-4.
  • Sowinf of early potato such as kufri, Sadabahar, Kufri Ashoka,Kufri chandramukhi 5. Bamboo support to papaaya, banana etc.



(Source:Email: pc-agromet@crida.in, CRIDA, Hyderabad )

Updated on 27-09-2016 05:35 PM

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