the India Meteorological Department (IMD) in its 24-hour forecast has predicted moderate rainfall and thundershowers in city and suburbs with the possibility of occasional intense spells of rains on Monday.

A red alert has been issued in Mumbai for today in view of the incessant rains, said Shubhangi Bhute, Scientist, IMD Mumbai.

Mumbai, Thane, Kalyan-Dombivli and adjoining areas received heavy rains as the southwest monsoon officially arrived in the city, however, it has led to water-logging in several areas. 

Parts of Mulund, Vikhroli and Thane saw light drizzle early Tuesday morning.

A high tide of 4.67 meters is expected to hit Mumbai at 1:03 PM on Monday, the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) said. 

A day after heavy rains lashed Mumbai, as well as other parts of Maharashtra, the Indian Meteorological Department (IMD) on Saturday forecast another day of heavy rainfall in Mumbai