Photos: Heavy rains lash Mumbai suburbs, more showers expected

Updated: Jun 27, 2017, 20:06
  • Photos: Heavy rains lash Mumbai suburbs, more showers expected
    Heavy rains threw traffic out of gear in suburbs like Andheri (pictured). All pics/Nimesh Dave
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  • Photos: Heavy rains lash Mumbai suburbs, more showers expected
    Commuters navigating through a rain-lashed street in Bandra. Weather officials say rains will get heavier in the next 48 hours
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    An auto-rickshaw driver pulls his rickshaw in a water-logged street at Goregaon. As per the Santa Cruz observatory, until yesterday, Santa Cruz had recorded about 52 mm of rain. However, it was Colaba that had the heaviest rains with about 82 mm of rainfall recorded
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    As of Tuesday morning, the rains have been incessant and Ghatkopar, Sion, Kurla, Sion, Parel, Navi Mumbai and Goregaon (pictured), Jogeshwari, reported water logging and flooding. This has impacted the schedule of local trains, which are running late by about 20 minutes on an average
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    These rainy weather conditions in Mumbai are said to be due to the presence of a cyclonic rotation over the Gujarat coast. To add to that, an off-shore trough along the West Coast is also active, making it a possibly rain ridden few days
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    In fact, the Regional Meteorological Center, Mumbai predicts intermittent rain or thundershowers in the city and suburbs with heavy rainfall in isolated places for the next two days
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    Rain drops collected on a metal pipe in Jogeshwari. With the high tide coming in at 2:30pm Tuesday, which is likely to recede only by 8:54pm, it looks like the heavy rains may cause a lot more trouble than expected in Mumbai
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    Commuters on a rain-lashed street in Malad
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Mumbaikars woke up to heavy thundershowers and flooded or waterlogged streets in several suburban areas like Ghatkopar, Chembur, Goregaon, Jogeshwari, Andheri, Bandra among others 

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