Rain, thunderstorm lash parts of Delhi: Twitter reveals the truth

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Heavy rain and lightning were reported around the Delhi airport, central Delhi and RK Puram among other areas. Noida and Gurgaon also experienced light to moderate showers.
Heavy rain and lightning were reported around the Delhi airport, central Delhi and RK Puram among other areas. Noida and Gurgaon also experienced light to moderate showers.

Heavy rain hit several parts of Delhi in the early hours today, bringing the temperature down by a few degrees. Heavy rain and lightning were reported around the Delhi airport, central Delhi and RK Puram among other areas. Noida and Gurgaon also experienced light to moderate showers.

Thunderstorm between 3 am and 4 am led to falling off trees and water-logging in many neighbourhoods. A few schools in Gurgaon have also announced holiday due to bad weather. Power cuts gave also been reported from several areas.

A traffic advisory was also issued by Delhi Traffic Police.

Many people shared weather updates and water-logging pictures on micro-blogging site Twitter as well:

he temperature in Delhi on Monday was around 33 degrees Celsius while on Tuesday morning it was around 26 degrees Celsius at 7 am.

Monsoon had hit Delhi on June 28, a day before its scheduled arrival date. Rain activity over the past month has been hovering between light to moderate in most places across the city.

The India Meteorological Department (IMD) had earlier predicted heavy rain at isolated places over Uttarakhand, Haryana, Chandigarh, Delhi, Uttar Pradesh, East Rajasthan, Madhya Pradesh, Chhattisgarh, Vidarbha, Sub-Himalayan West Bengal, Sikkim, Nagaland, Manipur, Mizoram, Tripura, Konkan, Goa, Telangana and Coastal Karnataka on Tuesday.

Heavy rain accompanied with lightning was reported around Indira Gandhi International (IGI) Airport, Teen Murti Bhavan and R.K. Puram among other areas.

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