August’s wet spell begins: Red alert for August 4 and 5

Hindustan Times | Aug 3, 2020 at 8:35 PM
  • The city can expect extremely heavy rain across isolated areas on Tuesday and Wednesday.
  • The Santacruz weather observatory, representative of the suburbs, recorded 17.6mm (moderate) rain between 8.30am and 8.30pm on Monday, while Colaba weather station, representative of south Mumbai, recorded 38.2mm (moderate) rain during the same time.
  • The Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) has also issued a high alert warning for Mumbai on August 4 and 5, owing to IMD’s warning that parts of the island city and suburbs will experience heavy rainfall on these two days.