Mumbai13 minutes agoAuthor: Ashish Rai
Monsoon has knocked in Mumbai. It is raining heavily in the city. Due to this water has accumulated in many areas. According to Dr. Jayant Sarkar, Deputy Director General, Meteorological Department, Mumbai, in general, monsoon reaches Mumbai on June 10 every year. But this time it has knocked a day ahead of time. In view of heavy rains in Mumbai, the local train service has been suspended between Kurla and CSMT station from 9.50 am.
Amidst heavy rains in Mumbai, today hightide can come in the sea at 11.45 am. Waves of 4 to 5 meters are likely to rise during this time. If the heavy rains continue during this period, the low-lying areas of the city could be submerged in water till their knees. Due to this, the troubles of Mumbai will increase further during the Corona transition period.
The low-lying areas of Mumbai are knee-deep in water. Due to this, commuters are facing difficulties.
In the next few days, Monsoon will become active over all the remaining parts of Telangana, Andhra Pradesh. In the next 4-5 days, there is a possibility of heavy rain in about 14 states including Chhattisgarh, Vidarbha, Bihar, Jharkhand, Gujarat, Telangana.
Monsoon to soak Odisha, West Bengal this week
According to the Meteorological Department, after June 10, heavy rains will occur in eastern India and adjoining central India, especially in the Gangetic region of Odisha and West Bengal, on June 11 in Bengal and Bihar, on June 11-12 in East Madhya Pradesh, Vidarbha and Chhattisgarh. is likely to. The first low pressure area of this monsoon is being prepared in the Bay of Bengal. With this effect, monsoon will reach Odisha, Sikkim, Jharkhand, Bihar, East UP, MP and parts of Gujarat.
A flyover in Mumbai’s Matunga area has been flooded due to rain.
Heavy rain likely in Goa, Maharashtra, Gujarat between June 11-13
On the other hand, a Cyclonic Circulation is persisting over South Gujarat Coast. Due to this, heavy rains are likely to occur over Konkan, Goa, Madhya Maharashtra, South Gujarat, Karnataka, Telangana, Andhra Pradesh, Tamil Nadu and Kerala between June 11-13. According to the Meteorological Department, about 33.6 mm of rain has been received across the country till June 8, which is 18% (5.3 mm) more than the normal average rainfall (28.3 mm) from June 1 to 8.
Chennai also received rain at many places on Monday and Tuesday. Vehicle lights had to be switched on even during the day due to poor visibility.
3 times the average rainfall in Kolkata due to Yas storm
In the month of May, Kolkata has received 3 times more rain than the average due to the Yas storm. The pre-monsoon rains continue in the first week of June as well. On the other hand, the normal average rainfall in Mumbai in June is 493.1 mm, while in the last 8 days there has been a total of 135.3 mm of rain.
Due to heavy rains in Mumbai’s Sion area, water has accumulated on the roads.
This time western Madhya Pradesh will be more wet
According to the Long Range Forecast released by the Meteorological Department on June 1, this time there is a possibility of more rain in western Madhya Pradesh including Bhopal than the eastern part. Southwest monsoon is progressing at a fast pace. Both its Bay of Bengal and Arabian Sea branches are active. According to meteorologist AK Shukla, the Bay of Bengal branch has covered the north-eastern part in a single day.
If this speed continues, then this will be the second time in 11 years, when the monsoon will reach Bhopal before the scheduled time i.e. June 20. The main reason for this is that on June 11, a low pressure area is also expected to form in the Bay of Bengal. Many systems are also active in the Arabian Sea. This will speed up the monsoon. Earlier in 2013, the monsoon had reached Bhopal on June 10.
In Sehore on Tuesday, 35 minutes of pre-monsoon rain caused water logging at many places in the city.
About 1.5 inches of rain in an hour in Bhopal on Tuesday evening
The weather pattern in Bhopal on Tuesday was completely different. The morning was sunny and humid. By the end of the evening, Badra again turned up and started raining heavily in many areas of the city. In an hour and a half inch of rain, the whole city was submerged. After this, at 8:30 pm, wind blew at a speed of 40 in most areas. Due to this, there was power failure till late night in 70 colonies of new and old city Kolar and BHEL township.
Bhopal received about 1.5 inches of rain in an hour on Tuesday evening. An orange alert has been issued for similar rain for the next three-four days.
Monsoon will arrive in Chhattisgarh after June 10
Light to moderate rain occurred at many places in North Salkar West and South West districts of Chhattisgarh on Tuesday afternoon. Heavy water fell in the capital Raipur too late in the evening. In the afternoon, there were dark clouds. People have got some relief from the heat of the day due to the change in the weather. Meteorologists predict that the monsoon will arrive in the state anytime after June 10.