On Friday, Mumbai experienced the first rain in the year 2021. However, the unseasonal rains were a shock to the Mumbaikars. A soft drizzle of rain was reported from several parts of the city like South Mumbai, Borivali, Thane, Dombivali, and Kurla. The India Meteorological Department (IMD) has predicted that Mumbai will witness a generally cloudy sky with the possibility of drizzle in the next 60 hours.
12.40 night updates.
IMD WRF model guidance for RF on 8 Jan indicates,there could be continued of RF activity ovr parts of Maharashtra likely towards N Madhya Mah, adjoining Marathwada & parts of Konkan.
Mumbai Thane cloudy sky with likely light/mod 🌧.
TC for change of weather. pic.twitter.com/geFwID6wGO
— K S Hosalikar (@Hosalikar_KS) January 7, 2021
Further, Mumbaikars being Mumbaikars were extremely surprise to witness such drizzle at this time of the year. So in no time, Mumbaikars started expressing their views and #MumbaiRains started trending.
Check it out:
Hello 2021, Gentle Reminder…..
— 𝔐𝔲𝔩𝔲𝔫𝔡 𝔦𝔫𝔣𝔬 (@mulund_info) January 8, 2021
We would’ve been unprepared for the unexpected rains, but thankfully we went to The Umbrella Academy 👍
— Netflix India (@NetflixIndia) January 8, 2021
Mumbaikars to Winter season –
— Cricket Biryani (@CricketBiryani) January 8, 2021
— Manmohan (@manmohanpophal1) January 8, 2021
— Shabaaz Mansoori (@shabaazmansoori) January 8, 2021
— Anwar Shaikh (@iamandy1987) January 8, 2021