Slight increase in rainfall expected across Mumbai and MMR
"Slight increase in rainfall in northern suburbs. Few spells of moderate showers. It has remained mostly dry in most areas. Expect slight increase in rainfall but light showers with few moderate spells across mumbai MMR," said Weatherman of Mumbai, a weather enthusiast and interpreter.
A ground-plus-one-storey structure collapsed in Dharavi today
A 45-year-old woman was injured on Saturday morning around 8 am after the house collapse. The woman was rescued and taken to Sion Hospital for treatment.
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Western Railway to undertake Jumbo block on Sunday
Rains this year brought Western Railway's suburban services to a halt for intervals. Following it, the WR will be undertaking a five-hour-long Jumbo Block on Down Slow Line between Marine Lines and Mahim stations from 10.35 am to 15.35 pm on Sunday, July 30, 2023, inorder to carry out maintenance work of tracks, signalling & overhead equipment, etc
Here's the average rainfall the city received in 24 hours from 8am on Friday
BMC shared that the average rainfall Mumbai metropolitan was recorded from Friday 8 am to today is:
Mumbai City- 20.85 mm.
Eastern Suburbs- 51.23 mm.
Western Suburbs- 42.02 mm.
Report of water stock in the seven lakes, supplying water to Mumbai, till 6am today.
IMD predicts heavy rainfall in parts of Konkan during next 24 hours;
The Konkan and ghat regions of Madhya Maharashtra will continue to have heavy rainfall for the next 24 hours, according to the Regional Meteorological Centre in Mumbai, with a gradual decrease after that.
Meanwhile, the weather department has forecasted that Mumbai and surrounding areas will see heavy rainfall for the next 24 hous and isolated places will see very heavy rainfall.
An orange alert has also been issued for the district. On orange alert are other districts including Pune, Thane, Raigad, Ratnagiri, Satara, Bhandara, Gondia, etc.