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Rains Lashes Several Part of Delhi,City Struggles With Waterlogging
The Safdarjung observatory, which provides representative figures for the city, recorded 68 mm rainfall, according to the IMD.
Rains Lashes Several Part of Delhi, City Struggles With Waterlogging
New Delhi: Delhi witness heavy rain lashed several parts on Thursday with the IMD predicting thunderstorms with lights to moderate intensity down pour-over and adjoining areas of most places.
Thunderstorm with light to moderate intensity rain would occur over and adjoining areas of most places of entire Delhi, Noida, Greater Noida, Rohtak, Jind, Narwana, Meham, Gurugram, Manesar, Ghaziabad, Faridabad, Palwal, Hodal, Bulandshahar, Gulothi,” the IMD tweeted early on Thursday morning.
13-08-2020; 0610 IST; Thunderstorm with light to moderate intensity rain would occur (continue to occur) over and adjoining areas of Most places of Entire Delhi, Noida, Greater Noida, Rohtak, Meham, Gurugram, Manesar, Ghaziabad, Faridabad, Palwal, Hodal, Panipat, Karnal,— India Met. Dept. (@Indiametdept) August 13, 2020
During the day on Wednesday dark clouds had hovered over Delhi yet it started raining around 6 pm and continued intermittently throughout the night, continuing on Thursday morning.
Delhi: Waterlogging at an underpass in Dwarka area following rainfall. India Meteorological Department (IMD) has predicted 'generally cloudy sky with heavy rain' in the national capital today. pic.twitter.com/VoD0pfrfAJ— ANI (@ANI) August 13, 2020
It started raining in the different parts of the city around 6 pm. Whereas around 10 am an intense spell of rain was recorded at Lodhi Road, Safdarjung and Palam stations, according to the Regional Meteorological Centre Delhi.
As per the Kuldeep Srivastava the head of the regional weather forecasting centre, said heavy rains are expected in parts of the NCR for the next two days.“We can expect heavy rains in parts of NCR for the next two days. But in Delhi, there will be light to moderate rains
.The monsoon trough is running close to Delhi and southwesterly winds are bringing moisture to the region,” Srivastava said on Wednesday.
(With Inputs from PTI)