Mumbai rain, weather forecast today LIVE Updates: Trains cancelled, downpour hits Mumbaikars’ lives

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Mumbai rain, weather forecast today LIVE Updates: Meanwhile, stepping up its efforts to rescue train commuters stranded at the Nallasopara station, the Navy has been deployed along with the NDRF.

Intermittent rain continued to lash Mumbai even as a few trains were cancelled and several others were delayed due to heavy water-logging on railway tracks.

Mumbai rain, weather forecast today LIVE Updates: Intermittent rain continued to lash Mumbai even as a few trains were cancelled and several others were delayed due to heavy water-logging on railway tracks. Suburban trains between Churchgate and Virar were running at 10 kmph in affected sections. India Meteorological Department (IMD) has predicted more rains in the city. In its weather bulletin, the MeT Department said that maximum temperature in the city will hover around 27-degree celsius and minimum will be at 26-degree celsius.

Meanwhile, stepping up its efforts to rescue train commuters stranded at the Nallasopara station, the Navy has been deployed along with the NDRF. Following a request from the Western Railway, the Western Naval Command deployed high-chassis vehicles that could traverse the flooded areas and reach the stranded commuters, a Defence spokesperson said this morning.

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15:10 (IST) 11 Jul 2018
BMC meets to discuss

Meeting was held in BMC Disaster Control Room, state Minister Vinod Tawde, Mumbai Commissioner Subodh Jaiswal and Municipal Commissioner Ajoy Mehta were present among others, reports ANI. 

14:15 (IST) 11 Jul 2018
Met Department's prediction

"It will rain for next 3-4 days in Mumbai&Konkan region but intensity will decrease and on 13-14 July intensity might go up. In the coming 3- 4 days it will rain in north-west India&the temperature will drop, it may start raining in Delhi-NCR from tonight," said Charan Singh, MET department.

 
13:49 (IST) 11 Jul 2018
IMD weather update

In its daily weather update for Maharashtra, IMD said that heavy rain will occur at several places across the state today. 

13:42 (IST) 11 Jul 2018
Train terminated

"Train No. 59440 Ahmedabad - Mumbai Central Passenger of 10.07.18 has been short terminated at Vangaon and will be reversed as Train No. 59439 from Vangaon at 15.30 hrs," Western Railway tweeted.

13:40 (IST) 11 Jul 2018
Train cancelled

"Train No. 17018 Secunderabad - Rajkot Express of 09.07.18 will now run upto Surat via diverted route Kalyan-Jalgaon-Surat and remain cancelled between Surat-Rajkot," Western Railway tweeted.

13:18 (IST) 11 Jul 2018
Visuals of water logged streets in Mumbai's Nala Sopara

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12:59 (IST) 11 Jul 2018
Train cancelled

"Train No. 19023 Mumbai Central - Firozpur Cantt of 11.07.18 will leave from Ex Valsad at 15.15 hrs and remain cancelled between Mumbai Central - Valsad," Western Railway tweeted.

12:59 (IST) 11 Jul 2018
Trains rescheduled

"Train no. 22917 Bandra Terminus - Haridwar Express of 11.07.18 ( Sch. Dep. 11.45 hrs ) has been rescheduled at 16.00 hrs of 11.07.18. Train no. 22949 Bandra Terminus - Delhi Sarai Rohilla Express of 11.07.18 ( Sch. Dep. 12.55 hrs ) has been rescheduled at 18.30 hrs of 11.07.18. Train no. 12907 Bandra Terminus - Hazrat Nizamuddin Sampark Kranti Express of 11.07.18 ( Sch. Dep. 16.35 hrs ) has been rescheduled at 20.30 hrs of 11.07.18," Western Railway tweeted

12:23 (IST) 11 Jul 2018
Train diverted

"Train No. 19577 Tirunelveli - Jamnagar Express of 10.07.18 has been diverted via Jalgaon," Western Railway tweeted.

12:10 (IST) 11 Jul 2018
Western Railways: Update on Trains

The Western Railway has tweeted a list of trains short terminated, reversed and cancelled.

12:07 (IST) 11 Jul 2018
Western Railways: Update on Trains

The Western Railway has tweeted a list of trains short terminated, reversed and cancelled.

12:04 (IST) 11 Jul 2018
Additional stoppage for trains

"19038, 12904, 22930, 12962, 12928 all these trains will be given additional halt at Virar, Nalasopara, Vasai Road & Bhayander for suburban passengers. Announcements are being made at these stations," Western Railway tweeted. 

11:24 (IST) 11 Jul 2018
Trains terminated, reversed

"Train No. 22956 Bhuj - Bandra Terminus Kutch Express of 10.07.18 has been short terminated at Valsad and will be reversed as Train No. 22955 from Valsad at 20.48 hrs. Train No. 19708 Jaipur - Bandra Terminus Aravali Express of 10.07.18 has been short terminated at Dahanu Road and will be reversed as Train No. 19707 from Dahanu Road at 22.50 hrs, " Western Railway tweeted.

11:21 (IST) 11 Jul 2018
Trains terminated, reversed

"Train No. 12972 Bhavnagar - Bandra Terminus Express of 10.07.18 has been short terminated at Vapi and will be reversed as Train No. 19217 from Navsari at 20.05 hrs," Western Railway tweeted. 

11:20 (IST) 11 Jul 2018
Trains terminated, reversed

" Train No. 12902 Ahmedabad - Mumbai Central Gujarat Mail of 10.07.18 has been short terminated at Navsari and will be reversed as Train No. 12901 from Navsari at 01.40 hrs of 12.07.18," Western Railway tweeted. 

11:17 (IST) 11 Jul 2018
Trains terminated, reversed

"Train No. 19218 Jamnagar - Bandra Terminus Sau Janata Express of 10.07.18 has been short terminated at Palghar and will be reversed as Train No. 12971 from Palghar at 22.55 hrs," Western Railway tweeted.

11:08 (IST) 11 Jul 2018
Additional stoppage for trains

To facilitate Mumbai bound commuters, additional halts were given by Western Railway to 19040 Awadh Exp, 12926 Paschim Exp & 19042 Gazipur City-Bandra T Exp at stations between Dahanu Road - Virar. However, suburban services are running normal between Virar - Dahanu Road now

11:06 (IST) 11 Jul 2018
Good News

Relief from heavy rain for Mumbai. Only 9 mm rain occurred over Santacruz during last 12 hours, reports Skymet. 

10:55 (IST) 11 Jul 2018
Mumbai Police's message
10:54 (IST) 11 Jul 2018
Traffic update

'Slow Traffic On Western Express Highway due to breakdown of a Metro Crane at Pushpa Park (South Bound). Backlog upto Magathane. The Metro Crane which breakdown down at Pushpa Park (South Bound), has been removed. Traffic is moving slow. Officers & Staff have been deputed on the spot for smooth functioning of traffic,' Mumbai Police tweeted.

10:52 (IST) 11 Jul 2018
Western Naval Command's rescue act

The Western Naval Command has been maintaining rescue teams and emergency equipment to provide assistance to Mumbaikars in emergent situations,  a Defence spokesperson said.

10:47 (IST) 11 Jul 2018
Water, water everywhere!

Mumbai has been experiencing heavy rains for the past 48 hours resulting in water-logging in several areas which has severely hit road and rail transport also.

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10:44 (IST) 11 Jul 2018
Good news

In a relief for daily commuters in Mumbai, train services on three lines have resumed between Bhayandar and Virar on restricted speed. "Traffic on Dn fast line between Bhayandar and Virar will resume once water recedes to safe levels," accoridng to Western Railway.

10:41 (IST) 11 Jul 2018
Trains cancelled, diverted

"Train No. 19332 Indore - Kochuveli Express of 10.07.18 has been diverted via Surat-Jalgaon. Train No. 59439 Mumbai Central - Ahmedabad Passenger of 11.07.18 has been cancelled. Train No. 59045 Bandra Terminus - Vapi Passenger of 11.07.18 has been cancelled," Western Railway tweeted.

10:38 (IST) 11 Jul 2018
IMD weather update

In its daily weather update for Mumbai, India Meteorological Department (IMD) has said that the maximum city has received 114.4 mm rainfall during 24 hours period starting 0830 hrs of Tuesday to 0830 hrs IST of today. It said that Relative Humidity was recorded at 87%

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