Heavy to very heavy rains lashed remoted components of Mumbai and neighbouring Thane, Palghar and Raigad districts within the final 24 hours, the MeT division mentioned on Thursday.
It predicted extra showers within the Konkan area and a few areas of central Maharashtra over the subsequent someday.
Some remoted locations in Mumbai obtained heavy downpour within the vary of 70 mm to 100 mm throughout the 24-hour interval ending at 8.30 am on Thursday, a senior India Meteorological Division (IMD) official mentioned.
Apart from, some remoted areas of Thane skilled very heavy rainfall of greater than 120 mm, whereas the observatory at Matheran hill city in Raigad reported 161.four mm rain throughout the identical interval, the IMD mentioned.
“Mumbai recd isol hvy RF, 70-100 mm in final 24 hrs.
Thane as anticipated recd very hvy falls (>120 mm) at isol locations. Relaxation was mod to hvy,” IMD Mumbai centre’s deputy director normal Ok S Hosalikar tweeted.
“As per mannequin steerage, there might be improve in RF over Konkan & Ghat areas of Madhya Mah in nxt 24 hrs.
Nandurbar Dhule doable intense spells,” he added.
In line with the IMD, the Dahanu climate station in coastal Palghar reported 90.1 mm rainfall within the final 24 hours, whereas the Thane Belapur Industries Affiliation observatory recorded 57.2 mm rain.
The Santacruz climate bureau, consultant of Mumbais suburbs, recorded 42 mm downpour, whereas the Colaba observatory in south Mumbai reported 17.Eight mm rainfall.
Jalgaon district in north Maharashtra obtained 25.5 mm rainfall and Parbhani district in Marathwada area noticed 20 mm showers, the IMD mentioned.