New Delhi, Oct 16: Officials from the India Meteorological Department on Friday said that pollution levels have reduced slightly in the national capital with favourable wind speed helping in dispersion of pollutants. Major uncertainty comes from sources of emission…we don't know the actual sources, another uncertainty comes from meteorology,” Soni said.    He explained that earlier, the chemistry transport model coupled with the meteorological forecast model was being used. To Start receiving timely alerts please follow the below steps: ISRO Recruitment 2020: Vacancies, how to apply, last date. Click on the “Options ”, it opens up the settings page. IMD officials claim Delhi records slight improvement in air quality.     A very high-resolution city scale model ENFUSER (ENvironmental information FUsion SERvice) for Delhi has been operationalised to identify the air pollution hotspots and pollution up to the street level, the MoES said.    Pollution can be captured better with this model, V K Soni, head of the Environment Monitoring Research Centre of the IMD noted. A pop up will open with all listed sites, select the option “ALLOW“, for the respective site under the status head to allow the notification. ♦ "Monsoon 2020: Scientific Issues and Challenges" by Dr M. Mohapatra, DGM, IMD on 16th October during 1600-1730 hrs IST. Once the changes is done, click on the “Save Changes” option to save the changes.     The AQ forecast is also available for some other cities at 10 kms resolution. We understand the importance of not only having international accreditation but also building partnerships with other like-minded organizations from around the world. The ENFUSER results are being evaluated with the satellite measurements and observations, and a model is found to capture the hotspots over Delhi very well,” the MoES said.    The SILAM models have been extensively validated against observations over Indian region.    Air Quality forecast model WRF-Chem has also been updated with high-resolution land use and land cover information to improve the air quality forecast.    Now AQ early warning system also provides air quality forecast for Lucknow, Kanpur and Varanasi at 2 km resolution. An AQI between 0 and 50 is considered 'good', 51 and 100 'satisfactory', 101 and 200 'moderate', 201 and 300 'poor', 301 and 400 'very poor', and 401 and 500 'severe'. So, whatever uncertainties regarding prediction were there in the latter model, also came with the former. The Ministry of Earth Sciences' Air Quality Early Warning System for Delhi said the wind direction was northwesterly on Friday, which is favourable for transport of pollutants from farm fires. TOI:19/0830IST:Depression over Eastcentral and adjoining Westcentral & North Arabian Sea moved further westwards and weakened into a Well Marked Low Pressure Area and lay centred at 0530 hrs IST of today, the 19th October 2020 over Westcentral Arabian Sea & neighbourhood. 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According to the System of Air Quality and Weather Forecasting and Research, the contribution of farm fires to Delhi's PM 2.5 concentration was around 6 per cent on Thursday. Designed & Developed by Indian Institute of Tropical Meteorology , Pune, India, Meteorological Services for Agriculture in India, Meteorological Services for Civil Aviation in India, Upper Air Meteorological Instrumentataion, Meteorological Telecommunication Services in IMD. Weekly Extended Range forecast for Rajasthan in weather prediction District - wise Probabilistic 5 days Forecast in Weather prediction Radar Was Inaugurated on Date 28th Jan 2012 The 24-hour average AQI was 315 on Thursday, the worst since February 12 (AQI 320). IMD operationalises advanced high-resolution air quality early warning system for Delhi PTI October 14, 2020 17:14 IST New Delhi, Oct 14 (PTI) The India Meteorological Department has operationalised an advanced high-resolution air quality early warning system for the national capital as well as a separate one for the country, the Ministry of Earth Sciences said on Wednesday. This will better forecasting,” Soni added.    The air quality forecast model System for Integrated Modelling of Atmospheric Composition (SILAM) for the country has been further improved by implementing global emission inventories CAMS-GLOB v2.1 supplemented with EDGAR v4.3.2 for coarse and mineral-fine anthropogenic particulate matter at 10 kilometres resolution.    “This will reduce the uncertainty in the forecast.     New Delhi, Oct 14 (PTI) The India Meteorological Department has operationalised an advanced high-resolution air quality early warning system for the national capital as well as a separate one for the country, the Ministry of Earth Sciences said on Wednesday. Here click on the “Privacy & Security” options listed on the left hand side of the page. The city recorded an air quality index (AQI) of 251 at 10 am. 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Mausam Bhawan, Lodhi Road Severe air pollution in Delhi is a year-round problem, which can be attributed to unfavourable meteorological conditions, farm fires in neighbouring regions and local sources of pollution. Here click on the “Settings” tab of the Notification option. These relationships allow us to provide further diversity in our offerings and an understanding of what `real world´ means in all corners of the globe. Coronavirus: India's COVID-19 tally crosses 73 lakh with over 63,000 new cases. Scroll down the page to the “Permission” section .