Many parts of the city have observed scattered rains since the evening yesterday. The city, in particular, recorded light to moderate rains to the tune of 10.5 mm between 830-1730.
While heavy rains amid thunderstorm and lightning were also witnessed at isolated places in the city, The suburban Nashik Road, however, observed light drizzles though the sky was heavily overcast in the evening.
The rains were also being felt in the catchment areas of the Gangapur dam. The comeback of rains have given much-needed respite to the farmers who had completed sowing and waiting for showers, especially to the paddy growing farmers in Trimbakeshwar tehsil.