Meteorological Centre, Raipur

Meteorological Centre (M.C.) on 1.6.2002 to give forecast for Chattisgarh state. The weather forecasting and Agricultural Advisory Services were started in June and October respectively in the year 2002 after formation of M.C.Raipur in Chhattisgarh state. To collect the weather data of Raipur directly through satellite the Automatic Weather System (A.W.S.) was installed in April 2006. The district level Agro-Advisory Services was introduced from 1st June 2008. All India Weather Summary, Daily, weekly and Monthly weather bulletins of all India are received. General weather forecast, Daily weather summary and bad weather warnings are issued for public, which are disseminated through All India Radio, Doorsarshan, News papers and various local TV channels.