On Thursday Mumbai daytime temperatures showed a rise of 4.5c to 32.0c at Colaba and a rise of 3.8c to 33.3c at Scruz.
Panjim Goa was also warm at 33.7c on Thursday.
Chennai windy and cloudy weather expected on Friday with showers on Saturday.
Karachi in Pakistan was very windy and had dust raising strong winds on Thursday. After 12 noon, the wind speed increased to 40 kmph and peaked at 48 kmph at around 12.30 pm. Day's highest temperature was 23c.
Posted 18th January Night:
> We see rains coming to Tamil Nadu from an Upper air Easterly trough. Favourable MJO and factors will bring rain to Coastal Tamil Nadu on 20th of January. Heavy showers in some places. Spreading to interior TN on 21st and 22nd January.Precipitation may continue in Southern regions of TN till 24th January. This rain will be a blessing for the State after a poor NEM.
Gusty and strong E/NE winds likely in Coastal TN next 2/3 days.
Chennai: Welcome rains in Chennai from Friday. Strong winds with good rainfall on Saturday, extending into Sunday.
Rainy Saturday in Puducherry also, with rainfall extending there to Monday.
Light rains likely in Bangalore on Saturday 21st.
> A Strong J-4 (Western Disturbance) coming. Precipitating over Pakistan on 24th, covering almost entire country, including some rains expected in Sindh and Karachi.
Advancing into India on 25th onwards and covering large regions in North/NW and Central India. More of this in a couple of days on this page.
Very strong winds in Karachi on 19th and 20th with partly cloudy skies.
> Strong winds from NE likely in Saurashtra next few days.
> Day and night temperatures set to rise in Mumbai soon. With dominant SE winds likely to blow in a day, we may see a rise in day temperatures, leading to warmer days. The high at Colaba on 18th Wednesday was 27.5c and 29.5c at Scruz .Expecting a rise of 3/4c from here.
Below Normal Temperatures in Mumbai after 1st Jan 2017: