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Heavy pre-Monsoon showers lash Mumbai, many areas waterlogged

India’s biggest cosmopolitan city Mumbai received Heavy rainfall late on Thursday night causing waterlogging and traffic jams in many localities.


By   |  Updated On : June 02, 2017 08:16 AM
Heavy rain lashed Mumbai late last night, many areas waterlogged (Image Source ANI)

Heavy rain lashed Mumbai late last night, many areas waterlogged (Image Source ANI)

New Delhi :  

India’s biggest cosmopolitan city Mumbai received Heavy rainfall late on Thursday night causing waterlogging and traffic jams in many localities.

During the last 24 hours from 8:30 am on Wednesday, while the Colaba observatory remained dry, the Santa Cruz observatory witnessed 0.2 mm of rain.

The rainfall in Mumbai is due to Pre-Monsoon rainfall activity for at least two to three days.

At present, a trough is running from Maharashtra coast to the Kerala coast. Due to this, moisture incursion has been taking place in the western coast. In fact, Panjim in Goa has recorded a whopping 141 mm of rainfall along with Ratnagiri recording 134 mm of rainfall. 

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First Published: Friday, June 02, 2017 08:04 AM


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