Mumbai, November 8: The city has woken up to sudden November rains on Friday morning. The #Mumbairains is trending on Twitter and people are extremely surprised that this year, rains are in no mood to bid adieu to the city. Commuters on their way to offices brace yourself for local train delays and traffic snarls. On Twitter, users have shared that in the Central line from Dadar towards Kalyan trains are affected.
According to a Skymet weather app, this time, Mumbai rains have shown a different pattern and it saw some heavy November rains. On the first day of the month itself, Santacruz observatory recorded 46 mm of rainfall due to Cyclone Maha. Due to these rains, the news crops, particularly of onions, have been damaged and it has caused the prices to shoot up. Cyclone Maha Alert: Light to Moderate Rainfall at Few Places in Maharashtra & Gujarat, All Fishing Activities Suspended Till November 6.
Check update on Train delay as shared by a user:
30 मिनट से दादर स्टेशन पर गाडी नही कल्याण
— Amit Kumar Singh (@amitvan2013) November 8, 2019
In Thane, Naupada has received 17 mm of rainfall since morning, and Vartak Nagar has received 18 mm of rainfall. The weather department had earlier predicted that Madhya Maharashtra, Thane and Palghar districts will receive light rains due to the effect of Cyclone Maha.