Thursday, August 27, 2015


Posted Thursday 27th Night:

Mumbai: Friday evening may see a few showers, with lightening from the Eastern skies.Around 10 mms expected on Friday. But the wait for meaningful substantial rains continue...Rains decreasing on Saturday and Sunday.
Eastern Outer townships and rest of Interior North Konkan ( Roha and adjacent regions included) can get Thunder showers by Friday evening. The spotty thunder showers may precipitate upto 15-20 mms in Konkan. Rainfall intensity decreasing by Saturday.

Amounts in cms 

As BB-5 tracks West, Heavy rains expected in Chattisgarh, Vidharbh , M.P. and parts of Marathwada on Friday and Saturday. We see rains clearing from Odisha soon and  Chattisgarh from Friday.
Saturday Heavy rains in M.P, Vidharbh, Marathwada and adjoining East Gujarat regions.
Sunday rains restricted to West M.P. .
BB-5 fizzles out in the M.P. region by Monday.

Kolkata: After a good rainy period, a short break till Sunday. Sunday thru Tuesday , this city sees another increasing rainy spell.

Hyderabad gets a fringe benefit of BB-5. Some showers on Friday, around 15 mms, and then decreasing from Saturday.

Delhi NCR: After a good August, the Capital region sees hot days ahead...Given the alert yesterday, the temperatures have inched up to 37c in Delhi on Thursday. With no rain expected, Can now expect the 38/39c mark easily in a day.

Pune: Light rains in some parts of city. Day may warm up to 31c by Sunday.

Temperature rising trend moving into North India..

South West Monsoon withdrawal Parameters:We will observe the Water Vapour content in Pakistan and Rajasthan next few days. The upper air situation and the behaviour of 200 hp jet streams to be observed for the next few days. Shall publish the review on Saturday 29th.


Vinod Desai said...

Waiting for meaning ful rain since last two months. This is worst monsoon ever seen.I don't know if something can help revive the monsoon in september and give good rains to mumbai and maharashtra.

Abhijit Modak said...

Overnight offshore formation gives massive rain to Alibag taluka after midnight!! Some places rainfall in mms ending 8.30am today :

Alibag 133
Kihim 103
Saral 85
Chari 54

100mm mark rainfall is seen in above places almost after 2 months today!!

sset said...

Navi Mumbai side also receiving non stop heavy rains since yesterday evening - Mumbai typical signature August weather.

Rajesh said...

A local "mini trough" formed along east-west line South of Mumbai last night, at 700 hp levels. Some heavy downpours in a small region...we expected some showers on Friday ..and since the trough is at 700 level, i expect thunder cells also..

Rajesh said...

sset: Navi Mumbai, as per my info, received 3.0 mms rain till 8.30 am Friday..Santa Cruz received 19 mms, Vagaries 9 mms and Colaba 8 mms.

Abhijit Modak said...

Belapur,Navi Mumbai recorded 42mm ending 8.30am today. And Mumbai rainfall is opposite Sir. Colaba 19mm & Scruz 8mm

Rajesh said...

abhijit: Navi Mumbai private weather station in Weather underground mentioned 3 mms. It is at Mahpe...about 15 kms from Belapur...
and Colaba is 19 mms and Santa Cruz 8 mms..i made the mistake earlier. on

Unknown said...

Nagothane,roha recoeving heavy rains since last night but no thunder

Nandan said...

Any chance of heavy Rain in Gujarat Next 10 Days..

sset said...

monsoon vigorous over MAHA Vidarbha !!!

sset said...

Navi Mumbai now torrential downpours

Rajesh said...

See next chance of heavy rains in Gujarat or Sindh.

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