Mumbai: Heavy to very heavy rainfall is more seemingly to happen in Konkan and central Maharashtra over the following four to 5 days, the India Meteorological Division has mentioned.
Mild to average Rainfall recd in closing 24 hrs in Mumbai, Thane dwelling.
Development is more seemingly to continue subsequent 24 hrs.
The following day possibilities of very enhanced Rains in the sing, each and each over flee besides interior, huge unfold. pic.twitter.com/DyfLEwPDdv
— K S Hosalikar (@Hosalikar_KS) August 19, 2020
Mumbai and neighbouring Thane are more seemingly to study most rainfall intensity on Friday and Saturday when the Ganesh festival commences, IMD Mumbai centre’s deputy director-strange KS Hosalikar mentioned.
The 10-day Ganesh festival will originate on 22 August.
With seemingly formation of low stress ovr N Bay on 19Aug & getting neatly marked in nxt 24hrs & transferring westwards;Mah,Goa,Guj more seemingly to receive frequent RF nxt 4-5 days with hvy to very hvy RF ovr Konkan, M Mah more:Mumbai Thane too. 21-22 would be Max;Arrival days of Lord Ganesha pic.twitter.com/g3GeDOxcqu
— K S Hosalikar (@Hosalikar_KS) August 18, 2020
The Modak Sagar dam, one of many seven reservoirs which provide water to Mumbai, started overflowing on Tuesday night following incessant rains in its catchment dwelling, a civic legit mentioned.
With right rainfall this month, the seven dams- Bhatsa, Upper Vaitarna, Middle Vaitarna, Tansa, Modak Sagar, Vihar and Tulsi – bear 83 p.c water stock, officers mentioned.