Skymet weather

Mumbai rains to pick up pace by tonight, moderate showers with few heavy spells likely

August 8, 2019 8:52 AM |

mumbai rains

Mumbai rains have been making an on and off appearance since the last week of July, with the intensity varying between moderate and heavy.

The month of August started on a rainy note, wherein heavy Mumbai rains marked its presence, thus resulting in widespread flooding. However, in the last four days, the rainfall activities have decreased significantly and in the last 24 hours, the city has received only 1 mm of rain.

Now, today also throughout the day, we do not expect any significant rainfall activities in Mumbai and its suburbs. However, by tonight, the rainfall activities will pick up the pace once again. And the reason can be attributed to the presence of the Depression over Chhattisgarh and adjoining region.

As this system moves in the westerly direction, it will enhance the Monsoon surge all along the West Coast including North Coastal Maharashtra.

Thus, we expect moderate showers with a few heavy spells to lash Mumbai and suburbs tonight. These activities will continue until tomorrow.

However, the Monsoon rains will not be a continuous affair and short breathers in between are likely. Showers will also be mostly patchy. And thus these rains will not be as heavy as they were on August 3, but some precautions must be taken as chances of flooding in some low lying areas cannot be ruled out.

Image Credits – The Indian Express

Any information taken from here should be credited to Skymet Weather

For accurate weather forecast and updates, download Skymet Weather (Android App | iOS App) App.

Leave a comment

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.

Weather Forecast

Other Latest Stories

Weather on Twitter
Depression to give heavy Monsoon rains in #Bhopal, #Indore, #Nagpur and #Akola #monsoon #Monsoon2019
Thursday, August 08 00:47Reply
In the next 48 hours, good rains are expected to be seen over entire region. Rains will once again be more in the n…
Wednesday, August 07 22:00Reply
From August 1 to August 7, #Mahabaleshwar has recorded 2043 mm of rains against the normal average of 1784 mm, surp…
Wednesday, August 07 21:30Reply
In the next 48 hours, good rains are expected to be seen over entire Kerala. #Kerala #keralarains #KeralaFloods
Wednesday, August 07 21:29Reply
मुंबई में डीप डिप्रेशन के कारण बारिश करेगी वापसी, कल भारी बारिश की उम्मीद #MumbaiRainlive #MumbaiRains
Wednesday, August 07 21:26Reply
132,360 people have been evacuated from all five districts of Pune Division. Rainfall recorded in #Sangli: 213%,…
Wednesday, August 07 21:23Reply
Total 132,360 people of 28397 families have been evacuated from all five districts of #Pune Division: #Solapur,…
Wednesday, August 07 21:20Reply
All schools and colleges in five tehsils each of #Pune, and #Raigad districts including #Sangli, #Satara and…
Wednesday, August 07 21:07Reply
Incessant rains continued to lash several parts of the #Pune on Wednesday. As a result, there is massive waterloggi…
Wednesday, August 07 21:06Reply

latest news

Skymet weather

Download the Skymet App

Our app is available for download so give it a try