The drainage system was also clogged at several places. Only 3 'outfalls' ways out to the sea are equipped with floodgates whereas the remaining open directly into the sea for more than 24 hours.
School, colleges closed, rail and road traffic hit The India Meteorological Department has forecast continuous rain with heavy to very rain at a few places and extremely heavy rains at one or two places in Mumbai and suburbs for rest of Monday and Tuesday.
Jul 09, The India Meteorological Department has forecast continuous rain with heavy to very rain at a few places and extremely heavy rains at one or two places in Mumbai and suburbs for rest of Monday and Tuesday.
South Mumbai received In response to his tweet, many schools have started informing parents and closing early. Many trains in the heavily-used suburban network were stopped and several were running late as rainwater inundated the railway tracks.
Due to flooding at Kings Circle, the north-bound road from Maheshwari Udyan to Sion Hospital was closed and traffic diverted through Bhaudaji Road and southbound through the flyover. Andheri Subway has also been closed and traffic has been diverted through SV Road.
Operation of private and chartered aircraft and helicopters at Juhu aerodrome was suspended till 3pm due to the bad weather.Jul 10, · It is the highest rainfall of the season so far in 24 hours. IMAGE: People push a BEST bus after it gets struck on a water-logged street after heavy rainfall at Parel, in Mumbai.
The Climate of India comprises a wide range of weather conditions across a vast geographic scale and varied topography, making generalisations difficult.
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The MeT department has predicted heavy to very heavy rainfall in Mumbai, and a high tide measuring metres, which is expected at pm today.
Updated at PM: After heavy rain of mm in the last six hours, Santacruz has recorded more hefty rains between pm and pm. Thus, in the past 9 . Due to heavy rain, Mumbai's locals have come to a grinding halt as Harbour Line (from CST to Navi Mumbai) and Central Line (from CST to Kasara and Karjat) have been shut.
Western Line is partially operational, with trains running between Virar to Andheri while . Watch video · Mumbai Rain: For the fourth consecutive day, Mumbai is seeing heavy rain and water-logging.
Local train services between Vasai and Virar have been suspended.