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Mumbai spared potential reprisal of 2005 floods


Emerging evidence suggests that a mid-tropospheric cyclonic circulation (MTC) was operating behind the enhanced rainfall event over Mumbai, South Gujarat and Saurashtra during the past couple of days, offering a throwback to the evolution of the historic rainfall and flood events way back in 2005. India Meteorological Department (IMD) had located the MTC off the…