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(Rana Chakraborty/MM, BCCL, Mumbai)

Tuesday, June 15: Elements of Maharashtra, Goa and Karnataka, particularly Coastal areas of those West Indian states, have very heavy to very heavy rainfall exercise for the following 24 hours.

In line with the India Meteorological Division (IMD), a low strain space lies over north-west Jharkhand and neighbourhood, with the related cyclonic circulation extending as much as mid-troposphere degree. Additional, a trough at mid-troposphere degree extends from East-central Arabian Sea to South Konkan, whereas at sea degree one other offshore trough extends from South Maharashtra Coast to North Kerala Coast.

Underneath the affect of those above techniques, widespread rainfall with heavy to very heavy rainfall, thunder and lightning may be very probably over Konkan & Goa, Karnataka & Kerala and Mahe through the subsequent three days.

As well as, subdivisions of Konkan and Goa and Coastal Karnataka will witness extraordinarily heavy falls at remoted locations on Tuesday, June 15.

In view of those forecasts, IMD has issued pink alert on each these sub-divisions for the day. The advisory urges its residents to ‘take motion’ and preserve themselves protected and shielded from harsh climate.

Inside Karnataka, all of the three districts of the Coastal Area, viz. Uttara Kannada, Dakshina Kannada and Udupi have been placed on pink alert resulting from a robust risk of extraordinarily heavy rains on Tuesday. Different districts like Belagavi, Dharwad, Haveri, Chikkamagaluru, Hassan, Kodagu and Shivamogga will stay on an orange alert for the day with heavy to very heavy rain probably.

For Maharashtra, the IMD’s Regional Meteorological Heart in Mumbai has forecast heavy to very heavy rainfall in Ratnagiri and Sindhudurg districts and in Pune, Kolhapur and Satara on Tuesday. Comparable situations could proceed in these districts for the following few days.

The state capital Mumbai will see gentle to average rain through the day. The Climate Channel’s 10-day forecast indicated a 76% likelihood of thunderstorms throughout town on Tuesday, however would rise above 90% within the following 4 days. Throughout this the day temperature will likely be round 29-30 diploma Celsius.

As per final week’s forecast, Mumbai was placed on pink alert resulting from the potential for extraordinarily heavy rain on Sunday and Monday, however the forecast was later up to date, as the extraordinary rainfall exercise shifted south alongside the coast.

In the meantime, because the onset of the monsoon interval on June 1, each Maharashtra (117 mm) and Karnataka (95.8 mm) have recorded above-average rainfall as in comparison with their respective long-term common figures for the interval June 1-14. .

Many of the rainfall in these two states has been concentrated over the coastal areas, with Konkan and Goa recording 391.3 mm of rainfall, which is about 91% above regular; And Coastal Karnataka is receiving 310 mm of ‘regular’ rainfall.


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