After reasonable rains in Mumbai over the previous 24 hours, the depth of showers diminished on Sunday after town suburbs recorded 52.9 mm rain within the final 24 hours ending 8:30 am Sunday morning and south Mumbai recording 37.2 mm rains in the identical interval.
The climate bureau has predicted gentle to reasonable rains for the following three days within the metropolis with the placement sensible knowledge predicting 40-70 mm rain throughout most areas within the metropolis.
On Sunday, gentle showers have been recorded within the northern suburbs whereas Palghar and areas additional north of the district continued to obtain intense rainfall, stated the India Meteorological Division (IMD).
“Climate programs that introduced rains to Mumbai and the encircling areas have moved barely northwards over central India permitting rain depth to be extra over northwestern components of the nation together with Rajasthan and Gujarat. Peripheral showers are being witnessed alongside the north Konkan coast. Nonetheless, Mumbai may anticipate solely on and off showers on Sunday and Monday,” stated KS Hosalikar, deputy director common, western area IMD.
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Over the past 24 hours, Matheran recorded the utmost rains alongside the Konkan coast at 124 mm, adopted by Mahabaleshwar at 75mm, Thane at 60 mm, Dahanu 53 mm and Harnai 27 mm.
Mumbai metropolis and the suburbs have recorded 63% extra rain for the season up to now and the best in August since 1983.
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The forecast issued for the remainder of Sunday predicted cloudy circumstances with reasonable rains with the potential for occasional intense spells within the metropolis and suburbs whereas on Monday, gentle to reasonable rains will be anticipated, it stated.