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Scanty rains in Mumbai for rest of the week: IMD

The Met department predicted the current trend of low rainfall will continue, with the 48-hour forecast anticipating “one or two spells of rains/showers likely in Mumbai city and its suburbs”.

Scant rain in Mumbai over next 48 hours: IMD

Weather agency, Skymet, too, has predicted light showers. The website said, "Cyclonic circulation, which was persisting over South Gujarat and adjoining North Maharashtra, will weaken.


Mumbai: Heavy rain in first 10 days of July puts city close to monthly average of 840.7 mm

Mumbai has seen a seasonal total rainfall of 1345.9 mm and 870.5 mm of rainfall as recorded by the IMD’s Santacruz and Colaba stations till Wednesday evening.

Mumbai rains: Within a fortnight, pothole complaints pile up in city

While the monsoon onset over the city on June 25, BMC’s complaints redressal portal, MCGM 24X7, has been receiving pothole and bad road related complaints since June 10.

Mumbai rains: Week after 16-hour suspension, local services on CR on track despite rain

A senior officer from CR said waterlogging was reported in the areas between Ghatkopar and Kanjurmarg, where two water pumps and around 50 staff were deployed.

Mumbai rains: Two boys drown in water-filled ditch

The boys, Piyush Pathak and Mayank Sharma, both residents of a chawl at Yadav Nagar area, had returned home early from school and had gone to play in the ditch when they reportedly lost consciousness while trying to stay afloat.


Mumbai rains: 3-hour morning shower brings maximum city to halt

The India Meteorological Department (IMD) recorded 108.2 mm of rainfall between 8.30 am and 11.30 am, while its Santacruz and Colaba stations recorded 122mm and 14.6mm of rainfall between 8.30 am and 5.30 pm.

Malad wall collapse: Relocate families in Kandivali, not Mahul, suggests NGO

On Monday, as the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) initiated the process of allocating alternative housing in Mahul, slum-dwellers in Ambedkar Nagar and Pimpri Pada continued to oppose the decision demanding housing close to their washed away homes.

Malad wall collapse: Missing woman’s body found on beach, cremated

Sonali was swept away by rainwater after a 35-ft wall collapsed in Ambedkar Nagar in Malad (East) and washed away hundreds of shanties on July 2, when Malad received an average rainfall of over 450 mm.

Mumbai: Day after teen swept away at Marine Drive, his body found

Officials involved in the effort said they spotted Sahil Khan’s body in the water, some distance away from the shore at Princess Street Flyover, where he had fallen in on Saturday afternoon.

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Malad wall collapse: Death toll rises to 21, several injured after overnight downpour

At least 20 people have been killed and several others critically injured after a compound wall collapsed on hutments due to heavy rainfall at Kurar village, Pimparipada-Malad East, Mumbai. The rains have completely disrupted the city's normalcy.

Heavy rains lash Mumbai, bring city to halt

Heavy rain pelted most parts of Mumbai and Navi Mumbai, raising fears of flooding and leaving lakhs of commuters stranded in slow moving trains, on railway platforms, and in traffic jams on the city’s roads. At least 16 people have died after a compound wall collapsed on hutments at Malad East.


Mumbai rains: Heavy waterlogging brings city to halt, several trains delayed

At least thirteen trains were terminated or cancelled following heavy waterlogging on the railway tracks in the early hours of Monday due to incessant rainfall overnight.

Mumbai: Heavy rains disrupt traffic, several areas waterlogged

There were water logging complaints in Mazgaon, Sakinaka, Kurla (W) and Ghatkopar among other areas.

Heavy rains derail Mumbai

Heavy rains lashed Mumbai early Monday morning resulting in waterlogging and damage at several places.

Mumbai battered by torrential rain: Massive disruption in flight operations, train services delayed

Around 168 incidents of treefall have been reported in Mumbai city, out of which 60 are in the island city, 37 in the eastern suburbs and 71 in the western suburbs. However, no casualties have been reported till now.


Heavy rainfall brings Mumbai to a halt once again; air, rail and traffic services disrupted

Heavy rains lashed Mumbai on Tuesday, bringing life to a grinding halt in India's financial capital. Air and rail services were delayed, while the movement of traffic was disrupted across the city.

Mumbai rains aftermath: Deluge claims five lives, several missing

The Indian Meteorological Department (IMD) has forecast “heavy to very heavy rains” in entire coastal Konkan region of Maharashtra, including Mumbai, on Wednesday.

Mumbai rains bring the city to a grinding halt, roads inundated, train services hit

Mumbai Rains: Western railway has shut its services at Bandra, following point failure and also due to waterlogging on the tracks. All Western railway trains from Bandra towards the city have been stopped.

Heavy rains lash Mumbai, hit train services

The heavy rains affected the Mumbai suburban train operations since morning.

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Hear the Mumbai monsoon

The rain makes us dance to its rhythm. It has a special place. Hear the different sounds of the Mumbai monsoon and experience it.

What Is So Unusual About The Excess Rains That Lashed Mumbai?

Tuesday's rainfall in Mumbai is unexpected in the month of August. Once the rain stops what is required is a good drainage system for an exit. Unfortunately, in Mumbai also the drainage networks are not very good.