Saturday, June 24, 2023

24th June 2023:
Vagaries declares: Monsoon makes a grand entry in Mumbai & Pune!!

North konkan and Madhya Maharashtra belt sees moisture increase till 3-5 km. 

See Skew-T chart below - Temperature (red) and dew-point temperature (green) lines very close to each other, meaning high atmospheric moisture. Winds also westerlies from surface till around 600 hPa, and easterlies at 200 hPa indicating Monsoon setting in.



Rains in some parts are above expectations...

Some rainfall in mms Mumbai region in last 
12 hours:

Dahisar Fire Station 195.6 
Dindoshi Fire Station 162
Borivali Fire Station 128 
Borivali R C Ward office 146 
Marol 111
Santacruz 102
Vikhroli 101
Kurla 97
Chembur 96
Bandra  93
Dadar 88
Malabar Hill 77
Wadala 76
CST 72

(data compiled by Vagarian Tejas..source MCGM)

Pune region also seeing Monsoon advance, with light/moderate rainfall 



Tomorrow: Expecting good rains in Mumbai region, 50-80 mm. Some places can get heavier. Water-logging is possible in the usual low-lying vulnerable areas. 


Monsoon simultaneously advancing into Uttarakhand and Himachal Pradesh. 
Some 24 hour rainfall below:

Haridwar 27.4 mm
Uttarkashi 34 mm
Dehradun Sahastradhara 16.5 mm

Kasauli 145 mm
Kangra 143.5 mm
Shimla Airport 77mm
Dalhousie 51 mm
Solan 44 mm
Dharamshala 47 mm


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