Rain clouds over Marine Drive in Mumbai, Maharashtra

(SL Shant Kumar/BCCL Mumbai)

Saturday, July 17: For the reason that resumption of Monsoon exercise over the West Coast of India within the second week of July, the Western and South-Western states are experiencing the complete power of Monsoon rains. Now, extra intense rain is on the horizon, the newest forecasts confirmed.

In response to the India Meteorological Division (IMD), an offshore trough at sea stage extends from Maharashtra Coast to Karnataka Coast, and is prone to persist throughout the subsequent 4-5 days.

Below its affect, widespread to widespread rain with remoted heavy falls is prone to proceed over elements of West Peninsular India alongside and off west coast for subsequent 5-6 days.

Notably, heavy to very heavy falls are predicted over Konkan and Goa, Ghat areas of Madhya Maharashtra, Coastal and South Inside Karnataka, and Kerala and Mahe throughout this forecast interval.

Aside from this, heavy rain may be very prone to happen at remoted locations over Konkan and Goa over Ghat areas of Madhya Maharashtra from Sunday to Wednesday, July 18-21, and Tuesday and Wednesday, July 20-21.

Three days of rain is forecast on the west coast from Saturday to Monday.

(TWC Mate Workforce)

For Mumbai, the IMD’s Regional Meteorological Middle in Mumbai has forecast remoted heavy rains over the weekend over the Maharashtrian capital, however heavy to very heavy rainfall will begin from Monday.

In view of those predictions, the IMD has issued an orange alert on the above subdivisions on the respective dates, with the alert urging residents to be ‘prepared’ for inclement climate. Any change and intensification of the forecast might improve the advisory to a pink warning.

In the meantime, rain situations have continued in these areas for the final one week as effectively. Simply yesterday, i.e. Friday, July 16, Konkan and Goa had recorded heavy to very heavy rainfall at remoted locations, whereas Coastal Karnataka and Kerala and Mahe witnessed heavy rains.

Additionally, between Friday and Saturday morning, the very best rainfall throughout the nation was witnessed in Ratnagiri (16 cm), Harnai (12 cm), Thane (11 cm) and Palghar (10 cm) in Maharashtra; Goa’s Mormugao (11 cm), South Goa (11 cm), and North Goa (10 cm); and Uttara Kannada (11 cm) and Shivamogga (10 cm) of Karnataka.


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