Wednesday, December 12, 2018

Posted Wednesday 12th December Afternoon:

The fresh Low in the Bay ( BB-14) is likely to strengthen and become a depression in 24 hrs. The twin Low South of BB-14 will help the system strengthen further and become Deep. Subsequently possibility of a cyclone forming is Low as we see dry NE winds along the East Coast. System will cross the North Tamil Nadu Coast around 15th/16th . Very squally winds and rough seas expected along the TN Coast from Friday.
Heavy rains likely in Chennai on Saturday with Gusty winds. Days will drop to 25c on Saturday and Sunday.

An East-West trough is likely to attract East winds into Maharashtra from Thursday. As the above system approaches, moisture will creep into Telengana, N.I.K. Marathwada and Vidharbh.
Rains and Thunder showers with possible hail likely in the Marathwada and Vidhrbh region on Saturday and Sunday.

Maharashtra: Interior getting cooler days, Coast warming :
With East winds blowing across Maharashtra (i) The day temperatures will start to drop in interior Maharashtra. 
Pune may see around 24/25c as the days high this weekend with clouds.
Nagpur will get weekend rains and cooler days.
(ii) However, we will see the Konkan Coast warming up again, with 
Mumbai seeing a rise in the days to around 33c again. From Thursday itself, or latest by Friday, Mumbai will feel the days getting warmer. The pleasant lows of the last 3 nights can also rise by a couple of degrees to around 20c (Scruz).

Monday, December 10, 2018

Posted Monday 10th Evening
Fresh Low BB-14, in South Bay...Expected to deepen and track towards TN..crossing as DD/Cyclone on 16th....

WD will move Eastwards


Saturday, December 08, 2018

8 Dec 2018  
Will Maharashtra see first sub 10 c of this season ..


This post monsoon transition season (Oct / Nov) has seen above average temps over most of Maharashtra and Goa .The state still awaits the first customary sub 10 c min temp from the Deccan plateau region (Madhya Maharashtra / Marathwada / Vidarbha).

Dry, sunny, fine weather will prevail over most of the state during the next 4 days.

As clearer weather returns over interior Maharashtra compared to the partly cloudy weather during past few days ,  temps are expected to fall over the majority of the state during the next 4 days  .


As per the available data set ,

  • Nasik city saw the lowest min temp of the state today at 13 c (outside of the hill ranges of the state).
  • Vengurla in South Konkan saw the highest temp of the state  today at 34.6 c 

1) MIN TEMP MAP (8 DEC 2018) 

Mumbai region min temp was in 16 c to 21 c range.

Pune city region min temp was in 15 c to 18 c range.

Except North Konkan , minimum temp was above normal throughout the state.

Contrary to this time of the year ,there was no significant different in the min temps of the coast and interiors (at same latitudes).


2) MAX TEMP MAP (8 DEC 2018) 

Except North Konkan and Eastern Vidarbha , maximum temp was above normal throughout the state.
The lower humidity and the transient nature of the max temp at this time of the year made the day temperatures feel more comfortable than the readings suggest . 

Mumbai region max temp was mostly in 35 c to 31 c range.The green environs of Vagaries club at South Mumbai helped the max temp to be capped to a mild 29 c.

Pune city region max temp was in 31 c to 32 c range.

Mahabaleshwar (in the ghats) recorded max temp of fine,comfy 26 c .




North East Monsoon - Not much rain activity expected around Chennai region for the next 4 days.The days will be partly sunny and moderately humid with a max of 31 c. Night temps will be 23/24 c .

Western Disturbance  - Under WD trough effect ,snowfall in the higher reaches and rainfall in the lower reaches of Northern Himalayas and adjoining areas (Jammu Kashmir , Himachal , Uttarakhand,Punjab) during the next 4 days.Fall in day temps.

Delhi will be foggy and partly cloudy (23 c / 9 c ).

Friday, December 07, 2018

7th December:
Latest Extremes :
Karwar 36.6c.
Keylong (HP) -9.9c. Leh (JK) -8.7c, Gulmarg (JK) -6.2c, Srinagar (JK) -4.0c & Abu (Raj) 4.4c.

NEM Position today:


Saturday, December 01, 2018

Posted Saturday evening
Hottest place in India on Saturday was
Thane :36.2c,
Mangalore 36.0 c
Vengurla: 35. 9 c
All along the West coast.
Saturday morning,
Ahmadnagar low was 10.0c,Aurangabad & Nasik 11 c, Pune 12c. Mahableshwar 14 c. So Mahableshwar not as cool as others in Maharashtra.
Mumbai :at 35c will have a pleasant low of 19c on Sunday.
Pune will see 10/11c on Sunday. 

Wednesday, November 28, 2018

28 Nov 2018  
Maharashtra still awaits sub 10 c min temp


This post monsoon transition season (Oct / Nov) has seen above average temps over most of Maharashtra and Goa .The state still awaits the first customary sub 10 c min temp from the Deccan plateau region (Madhya Maharashtra / Marathwada / Vidarbha).

Currently; dry, sunny, fine weather prevails over the state.
The majority area of Deccan plateau saw min temps in the cold range of 10-13 c .Interior Konkan min temp was 15-17 c.Coastal Konkan min temp was 17-21 c.

As per the available data set ,

  • Ahmadnagar saw the lowest min temp of the state today at 10 c (outside of the hill ranges of the state).
  • Thane Belapur Industrial Area (TBIA) in Mumbai region saw the highest temp of the state and the country today at 35.8 c (though the lower humidity and the transient nature of the max temp during this time of the year , made it feel more comfortable than the readings suggest). 

1) MIN TEMP MAP (28 Nov 2018) 

Mumbai region min temp was in 15 c to 22 c range.
Pune city region min temp was in 11 c to 15 c range.




2) MAX TEMP MAP (28 NOV 2018) 
Most of the Deccan Plateau was fine,sunny and dry at 29-31 c .
Konkan region(west coast) was sunny,warm and dry at 33-35 c .
The lower humidity and the transient nature of the max temp at this time of the year made the day temperatures feel more comfortable than the readings suggest .

Image result for cactus cartoonMumbai region max was 33 to 35.8 c  with very  low hum of 20 to 30 % (heat index at 31 to 35)The lower humidity and the transient nature of the max temp at this time of the year made the day temperatures feel more comfortable than the readings suggest .



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