New Delhi: The India Meteorological Department (IMD) on Saturday said that Mumbai and some other districts in Maharashtra are likely to receive heavy to very heavy rainfall in a few places from August 3 till August 5. Also Read - Unlock 3 in Mumbai: Malls to Open From August 5, No Odd-even Rule For Shops, Says BMC in Its SOP
The places likely to get heavy to very heavy rainfall during this period, apart from Mumbai, are Raigad, Ratnagiri, Sindhudurg, Pune, Kolhapur, Sangli, Beed, Latur and Osmanabad districts. Also Read - Weather Update: Heavy Rain Expected in Mumbai, Raigad, Thane, Pune, Ratnagiri; IMD Issues Red Alert
Places in Nanded, Hingoli, Parbhani, Jalna, Sangli and Aurangabad are likely to receive light to moderate rain till August 5, the IMD forecast added. Also Read - Mumbai Crossing Shows Woman Walking in Signal, Image Goes Viral After Aaditya Thackeray Shares
As per the weather department’s classification, “heavy to very heavy rainfall” means precipitation ranging from 64.5 mm to 204.4 mm in a period of 24 hours.