Friday, July 29, 2016




Heavy Rains Lash Bangalore...Vijayanand has given some interesting facts and figures in Comments of previous post....Bangalore city notched up 42 mms, HAL 71 mms in 24 hrs ended 8.30 am Friday.

some pics from Bangalore ...credit Naveen Reddy





Rains expected to decrease in Bangalore ...

Heavy rains Lashed Delhi NCR on Friday. Palam recorded 64 mms, Jafarpur 49 mms, Ayanagar 41 mms and Pusa 36 mms in 12 hrs on Friday....heavy thunder shower expected in parts of NCR on Saturday.

Mumbai Scruz recorded 45 mms and Mumbai Colaba 35 mms in 12 hrs on Friday...Saturday will see frequent heavy showers intersparsed in the day.

Expecting heavy showers in Surat on Saturday.

Thursday, July 28, 2016





Heavy rains likely in all regions of Goa and South Konkan on Friday 29th...Goa and Ratnagiri will get heavy rains amounting to around 60-80 mms .
Mumbai will get periods of frequent heavy showers ( 30-45 mms) on Friday. 
Pune: Partly cloudy with light rains in parts of Pune. Around 3-5 mms expected.

Mumbai Lakes also filling up well,...Storage today 901 Mcum, i.e. about 62% filled.
Mumbai has water stock of about 320 days, or upto 20th June 2017.
Major lakes need 1 day of over 100 mms rain, and we will have 365 days stock of water....Credit Vagarian Jayesh Mehta.

Tuesday, July 26, 2016

Posted Tuesday Night:

A weak Low pressure is located over North Maharshtra/MP on Tuesday. Low pressure will move West and cover West MP and move into North Gujarat and South Rajasthan on Wednesday. Heavy rains likely in West MP/North-East Gujarat.
Surat and Indore can get showers.
Few showers for Ahmadabad on Wednesday. 
Bangalore got the expected shower on Sunday ...Now, possible shower of around 15-20 mms on Wednesday expected.

Rains likely in South East Sindh on Wednesday.

Monsoon axis shifts North again from 29th July.Heavy rains along axis in North on 30th July.

North Mumbai had heavy showers on Tuesday, with Scruz recording 66 mms in 12 hrs ended 8.30 pm. In the South, Colaba recorded 22 mms. 
Wednesday will see sunny periods with a few showers. Average rainfall for city on Wednesday: 15-20 mms. Rainfall increasing from Thursday.

Sunday, July 24, 2016

Posted Sunday Night:
The possibility of increased rainfall for Saurashtra holds good. Saurasthra may see rainfall increase on Monday/Tuesday and Wednesday. Much needed !(UAC over West MP can interact with the Northern parts of the west coast trough which is shifting westwards).

Good rains in West M.P. as on Sunday Morning as expected: Some amounts in cms::WEST MADHYA PRADESH:
LATERI 8,ICHHAWAR 8, GUNA-AWS6, SIRONJ 5, INDORE-AWS 5. 
45 mms in Indore IMD.

Mumbai: Rains had been predicted last week  to decrease form Monday, but Sunday saw very little rains in Mumbai.
We see Decreased rainfall in Mumbai on Monday/Tuesday and Wednesday.Days will be partly cloudy and sunny spells will raise the day temperatures.Towards the end of the week, rainfall intensity can increase, may be with thunder.
Latest Lake Storage is 866 MCum. That translates to 59% Storage available. Meaning water available till about End of May 2017 .

Pune: Cloudy skies. Monday/Tuesday will see light rains in some parts, with warmer daytime temperatures.Thundery developments likely on Thursday.   

Thursday, July 21, 2016

Some Heavy Rainfall Amounts from Telengana (22nd July): Sirsilla 88 mms, Thollada 86 mms, Jukkal 81 mms, Dhar Palle 76 mms, Mudhole & Bejjanki 70 mms, Aswapuram 63 mms, Boath 59 mms, Narayankhed & Parkal 51 mms, 

On Friday, Delhi Palam remains hot as mercury touches 41.5c !


Posted Thursday 21st Night: 

Mumbai: After this weekend, from Monday 25th, Mumbai will see a marked decrease in rainfall intensity. The rains will reduce from Monday all along the Konkan belt and Coastal Karntaka. 
However, the weekend will see Mumbai getting its regular periods of showers.Showers in many parts of Mumbai will fill up the rain gauge to between 20-30 mms per day till Sunday. 
All along the interior Konkan towns too, showers ranging from 30-60 mms per day will continue till Monday.

The Monsoon Trough moves Southwards this weekend. While after Sunday, the West Coast trough tends to shift Westwards. Can bring improved rainfall to Saurashtra next week.
UAC from Bay moves inland towards Telengana/Vidharbh

Meanwhile, we can expect heavy showers in Vidharbh and Telengana (Hyderabad) this weekend. As the system moves inland, rains expected along coastal AP also.N.I. Karnataka can get good showers this weekend.
Chance of a good thunder shower in Bangalore on Sunday.

Good rains expected in West MP (Indore) on Saturday.In East MP also, places and towns can expect daily rains ranging between 10-20 mms per day.

As Delhi NCR records 37/38c, we may see a thunder shower on Friday in some parts, but day expected to remain hot.
Light showers in parts of Kolkata this weekend.