Heavy rain likely in parts of Maharashtra

PUNE: Few places on the coast, Goa and Madhya, will likely receive rains this week, apart from isolated areas in the region, an IMD official said Monday.

He said there is likely to be heavy rains in a few places in Madhya Maharashtra, while dry weather would prevail in eastern Maharashtra.

The thunderstorm accompanied by lightning is very likely in isolated places over Konkan, Goa, Madhya Maharashtra and Marathwada, he said.

Fishermen are advised not to enter the sea.