Mumbai Rains, Weather forecast Today Highlights: Prime Minister Narendra Modi, who was scheduled to visit Nagpur today to inaugurate the Maharashtra metro, had to call off his trip due to the heavy rainfall prediction.
Continuing with the break in rainfall, Pune is also likely to get “very light to light” rainfall till the end of this month. North Maharashtra districts — Dhule, Nashik, Jalgaon and Nandurbar — are also likely to receive “very light to light” rainfall till the end of this month.
The Met department forecast heavy rainfall at isolated places for Mumbai on Monday. For Thane and Palghar, it issued an orange alert (authorities to be alert and prepared), with forecast of heavy to very heavy rain at a few places.
Western Railway trains have been delayed and AC train services have been suspended Tuesday. The weather department has predicted that the city is likely to receive heavy rainfall in isolated parts of the city on Tuesday and at few places till Thursday.
After a week’s break, the city witnessed continuous and heavy downpour from Saturday morning to Monday late evening, slowing down the city’s vehicular traffic. The Regional Meteorological Centre, Colaba has predicted continuous rainfall for next 24 hours. To know more about the story watch out the video.