Heavy rain, accompanied by a hailstorm, lashed parts of Delhi on Thursday. The rainfall started around 5.00 pm, followed by a hailstorm minutes later. The rain and cloudy skies also led to a dip in the temperature. Meanwhile, power outages were also reported in some parts of the national capital following gusty winds, rain, and heavy hailstorm. SkyMet has predicted dust storm and thundershower with strong winds over Baghpat, Central, East, West, North and South Delhi, Faridabad, Noida, Ghaziabad, Gurugram, Hapur, Jhajjar, Meerut, Shahdara, Sonipat areas in the next 2-4 hours.
The sudden rain sent social media into overdrive, with many people sharing videos and images on various platforms.
Heavy Hailstorm in Delhi #DelhiRains
Patel cheast , University of Delhi. pic.twitter.com/BBZgmT6yye
— Bablu Tiwari (बबलू तिवारी) (@thebablutiwari) May 14, 2020
आज की दिल्ली,
बारिश और ओले से घिरी हुई ❤️@TOIDelhi @TheLallantop @DelhiPolice #dilli #delhi #Rain pic.twitter.com/rsx5vrAO8u
— Aman Srivastava (@iamamansri) May 14, 2020
Heavy Hailstorm in Delhi #delhirains
DLF Green, Moti Nagar. pic.twitter.com/3U6wryRVPJ
— Hemwati Nandan Rajaura (@hemantrajora_) May 14, 2020
#delhirains hailstorm pic.twitter.com/fMaF4KlHcC
— Sameer Wanchoo (@colorsofsam) May 14, 2020
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