Monday, July 26, 2021

Outlook for 27th/28th/29th:(This week till Thursday/Friday)

Mumbai: Partly cloudy with occasional rain showers. Warm in the day with periods of sunny weather. Not expecting very heavy rains, but around 20-35 mms per day.

No Alerts.

Mumbai Lakes:

Combined live storage across all lakes compared to 31.52% same time last year.

Pune: Light to moderate rains in parts of city. Slight increase in frequency on Friday. Pleasant days around 28/29, but Friday will show a drop to 26c.

Low Alert for Lonavala, Mahabaleshwar Ghat sections. Expect around 30-60 mms/day.

Pune Reservoirs on 26th:77% Storage.

Aurangabad District: Partly cloudy and Light to moderate rain scattered over the region. Not expecting very heavy showers. West winds could be strong.

Temperature around 30c in the day.

औरंगाबाद जिल्हा: अंशतःढगाळ आणि हलका ते मध्यम पाऊस या प्रदेशात पसरलेला आहे. खूप जोरदार पावसाची अपेक्षा नाही. पश्चिमेकडून येणाऱ्या वार्‍याचा वेग जास्त असू शकतो.

दिवसात 30°C ​​च्या आसपास तापमान राहिल.

 Posted 26th Evening:

Extreme Rainfall from BB-6 as on 26th Morning (24hrs): (In cms)

Rajasthan: Marwar 21, Bhungra 17, Danpur & Arthuna 16, Garhi 15, Banswara, Arnod & Dug 14, Pratapgarh 12.

M.P.: Jaora, Kathiwada & Mahidpur 26, Zirapur 22, Pachod 21, Jharda 19, Alirajpur & Garoth 16, Nateran, Barod , Piploda & Bajna 15.

Gujarat: Lodhika 20, Chotta Udaipur 19, Quant 18, Becharaji 16, Tilakwada & Kalawad 15, Kaprada 14.

From 27th, Rain intensity decreasing in Rajasthan, West M.P. & Gujarat.


Mahabaleshwar in Maharashtra had a very wet 7 days this week of July 2021: 

20th   110 mms

21st   164 mms,

22nd  480 mms

23rd   594 mms

24th   321 mms

25th   187 mms 

26th   154 mms....

Totally 2010 mms (80 inches) in 7 days !!

(Extreme Rain of Jor in Maharastra given below) ⬇⬇

 Gujarat Rains :

 Phenomenal Rains in Jor (Maharashtra)

Jor , Maharashtra is a small village some 10-15 kms from Mahableshwar.

It got phenomenal rains in 5 days, worth mentioning here.

19th July  137mms,

20th July  184 mms

21st July 756 mms,

22nd July  646 mms

23rd July  433 mms

2156 in 5 days !! 86 Inches !!

Of course cannot compare, But the season's total in Cherrapunji till date is 3540 mms.

These lovely videos are taken in Jor by Eliza, "Mysticstays". (Courtesy Vag. Abhishek Apte)

Sunday, July 25, 2021


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Image of Sunday Afternoon.. True to 23rd forecast

Saturday, July 24, 2021

Posted 24th July Morning:

BB-6 over Chattisgarh/ Odisha...Yes,  Good rainfall in Vidharbha, M.P. & Chattisgarh as on 24th Morning ..
Susner 21cms, Garoth &Sanawad 18cms, Umaria 17 cms, Shahapura 15 cms, Nalkheda 15 cms, Manpur 13 cms
Khandwa 122mms, Sheopur & Jabalpur 72 mms, Shajapur 55mms, Mandala 37 mms, Sidhi 34 mms, Ujjain 31 mms, Sagar 26 mms, Satna 25 mms, Damoh 24 mms, Bhopal 23mms.

Vidharbh: Gondia 120 mms, Akola 33 mms, 

Chattisgarh : Bilaspur 123 mms, Pendra 66 mms, Raipur 14 mms, Ambikapur 12 mms. 

Maharashtra Ghat Rainfall

Friday, July 23, 2021


Mahableshwar records it's highest ever one day rain ever... 595 mm on 23rd July. 

Beating previous highest of 491 mms recorded on 11Aug 2008

How Pune, in leeward side  got heavy rainfall today.. In spite of active off shore trough... See this upper air (500 level) wind flow.. Moist winds inflow at upper level, bringing thunder and favourable conditions for thunder (CAPE) 

Pune district rainfall from 8:30am-8:30pm(12hrs) on Friday 23rd as follows:



3.Pashan IITM(Bag Pvt Reading):83

4.Pune IMD:78

5.Bibwewadi(Vag Pvt Reading):68







Data compiled by:Vagarian Abhishek Apte

Posted 23rd Afternoon:

                                                                  Mumbai Forecast  ➡➡➡

Unusually Very Heavy Rainfall in Maharshtra Ghats..Tulshi Dam (Radhanagri) records a record 895 mms in 24 hrs !

Also check the huge amounts (Red) in Map

Forecast from Friday 23rd July till Sunday 25th July:

Bay low BB-6 located near Odisha/West Bengal border. Likely to move in a WNW direction. 

Today 23rd July will see moderate-heavy rain across Odisha and Chhattisgarh. 

Entire Madhya Pradesh to witness moderate-heavy rain over next 3 days. Intensity can be on the heavier side for west MP. 

Gujarat regions of Bharuch, Vadodara, Ahmedabad along with southeast Rajasthan may see increase in rainfall on the weekend. 

Maharashtra :Entire west coast will witness rainy weather due to active offshore trough from south Gujarat to Kerala. Moderate to heavy rains expected today along the entire west coastal regions throughout. Rain intensity gradually reducing over Kerala and coastal Karnataka from tomorrow

Madhya Maharashtra region likely to get light to moderate showers, pleasant weather with cool winds. Intensity may reduce on Sunday. 

North Madhya Maharashtra region of Jalgaon, Dhule, Nandurbar likely to get some moderate to heavy rain today

Light to moderate rain today and tomorrow in Vidarbha and Marathwada regions (Aurangabad, Jalna). 

Rainfall was much above expectations over Kolhapur region (Kolhapur city 147 mm in last 24 hours). However, such magnitude of rain is not expected now.

Western Ghats region can again expect heavy rain today, although may not be as heavy as last 2 days. Intensity to reduce from tomorrow, however heavy passing showers may still continue over Maharashtra Ghats till Sunday.

Contribution from Vag. Shreyas

Aurangabd district will get moderate rainfall till 26th. good for the standing crops.

पैठण / Jayakwadi Dam - Paithan, Aurangabad. At 35.41% of its full  compared to 41.00% at the same time last year. 

औरंगाबाद जिल्ह्यात 26 तारखेपर्यंत मध्यम पाऊस पडेल. स्थायी पिकांसाठी चांगले.

पैठण / जायकवाडी धरण - पैठण, औरंगाबाद. मागील वर्षी याच वेळी 41.00% च्या तुलनेत त्याच्या 35.41% पूर्ण आहे.
Standing crops doing well in Aurangabad District

Outlook for 27th/28th/29th:(This week till Thursday/Friday) Mumbai: Partly cloudy with occasional rain showers. Warm in the day with period...