July 05, 2021 11:29 am
The Southwest monsoon, which spans for over four months from June to September, has been on an extended break phase in Maharashtra since June 20.
June 16, 2021 3:10 am
Parts of Mumbai, Thane and Navi Mumbai have been recording light rains since Tuesday morning.
June 11, 2021 8:03 am
Rainfall is most likely to further increase between June 13 and 14 as the IMD has issued a warning of “extremely heavy rain at isolated places” for Mumbai and the rest of the Konkan region.
June 09, 2021 7:32 pm
Thane recorded 162.6mm and Colaba recorded 45.6mm during the same period.
June 05, 2021 6:03 pm
The progress of the monsoon is as per our expectations, said Shubhangi Bhute, director of the IMD's regional centre.
June 04, 2021 1:42 pm
Parts of the state will continue receiving the pre-monsoon showers. Vidarbha will experience thunderstorms till June 7.
October 27, 2020 7:48 am
With the likely setting in of north-easterly winds in the lower tropospheric levels over the Bay of Bengal and extreme peninsular India, the southwest monsoon is likely to withdraw from the entire country around October 28, IMD said.
October 21, 2020 10:24 am
As of Tuesday, the state water resource department released 12.01 TMC water in the Mutha river after all the dams upstream filled up.
September 24, 2020 11:43 am
Surprisingly, hill station Mahabaleshwar, which has recorded 5,000 mm rainfall so far, is short of recording seasonal normal rain this year. Brahmapuri and Nanded, too, are yet to record the season’s normal rainfall.
September 17, 2020 3:44 am
The state received 1,053.3 mm rainfall from June 1 to September 16 as compared to the average of 926.6 mm for the period. Marathwada, which has been at the epicentre of drought, too, recorded excess rainfall since the onset of the southwest monsoons.