MRCC saved lives of 16 fishermen from Arnala coast
Mumbai's Maritime Rescue Coordination Centre (MRCC) successfully saved the lives of 16 fishermen in distress at sea about 70 km west of Arnala coast, Thane. The boat was caught up in very rough sea conditions & very high-speed winds prevailing at sea, the Indian Coast Guard informed.
Part of building collapses in Prabhadevi
A part of house collapsed in Prabhadevi after heavy rainfall in Mumbai's Prabhadevi area. More details awaited.
Total 361 tree fall incidents reported across the city
Total 361 tree fall incidents reported across the city ...57 incidents of short circuit and 15 incidents of house/ wall collapse reported in last 24 hrs.
Navi Mumbai: 177 mm rainfall recorded in 24 hours
Heavy rains, accompanied by gusty winds, lashed Belapur, Nerul, Vashi, Koparkhairne and Airoli in Navi Mumbai. A total of 177 mm rainfall was recorded from 8:30 AM on Wednesday to 8:30 AM on Thursday.
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Intense rainfall with strong winds likely in city today, says IMD
The India Meteorological Department (IMD) on Thursday predicted intense rainfall over Mumbai during the next 3 hours. "Intense rainfall along with strong surface winds of 40-50 kmph at isolated places are likely over Mumbai during the next 3 hours," the IMD said.
High tide of 4.33mtr expected at 1.50 pm today
Mumbai's Colaba received 331.8mm rainfall in the last 24 hours. A high tide of 4.33mtr expected at 1351 hours today, said India Meteorological Department.
16 teams of NDRF pre-positioned in Maharashtra
Due to the evolving situation of incessant rains, 16 teams have been pre-positioned in Maharashtra. 5 teams in Mumbai, 4 teams in Kolhapur, 2 teams in Sangli, and 1 team each in Satara, Thane, Palghar, Nagpur, Raigad, said National Disaster Response Force (NDRF).
Mumbai city and suburbs are very likely to receive few spells of moderate to heavy rainfall during next 3-4 hours: IMD
Mumbai city and suburbs are very likely to receive few spells of moderate to heavy rainfall during next 3-4 hours accompanied with strong winds reaching 60-70 kmph. Possibility of thunder/lightning in some areas: India Meteorological Department
Central Railway says suburban services have resumed on Main line and Harbour line
Suburban services are now running on Main line and Harbour line. On Main line CSMT-Kasara/Karjat and on HB line CSMT-Panvel, said PRO of Central Railway.
Intense rainfall along with strong surface winds likely over Mumbai during next 3 hours, says IMD
Intense rainfall along with strong surface winds (40-50 kmph) at isolated places likely over Mumbai during next 3 hours, said India Meteorological Department.
Reduction in rainfall expected in Mumbai on Thursday: IMD
Mumbai, which was battered by heavy rains on Wednesday, may see less intense showers on Thursday, the Indian Meteorological Department (IMD) said in a late night forecast.
There was some decrease in the cloud mass around Mumbai, the IMD said. On Wednesday, the Colaba observatory in south Mumbai recorded 293 mm rainfall from 8.30 am to 8.30 pm. "The Doppler weather radar Mumbai is showing up a little reduction in cloud mass around Mumbai. Intermittent intense spells are going on in Mumbai, Thane, Palghar and North Konkan," said K S Hosalikar, deputy director general of IMD, Mumbai.