As per India Meteorological Department (IMD), Delhi will witness a “generally cloudy sky with moderate rain/thundershowers” today
Parts of Delhi receive heavy rainfall.(Visuals from Pandit Pant Marg area)#DelhiRains https://t.co/FVFaluLvPq
– TOI Delhi (@TOIDelhi) 1629506321000
Earlier on Friday, the IMD had predicted light to moderate rain for parts of Delhi.
Rainfall brings the temperature to 27 degrees Celsius in the national capital. (ANI)(Visuals from the Sansad Marg… https://t.co/NoR8UfYFvg
– TOI Delhi (@TOIDelhi) 1629506274000
In a tweet yesterday, the IMD had said, “Thunderstorm with light to moderate intensity rain would occur over and adjoining areas of few places of Delhi ( Ayanagar, Deramandi), NCR ( Faridabad, Ballabhgarh, Hindon AF Station, Ghaziabad, Noida).”
21/08/2021: 00:10 IST; Thunderstorm with light to moderate intensity rain would occur over and adjoining areas of f… https://t.co/NT0gKzxRzh
— RWFC New Delhi (@RWFC_ND) 1629484731000
The weather forecasting agency also informed that Haryana’s Sonipat, Panipat and Gannaur will receive thunderstorms with light to moderate rain.
Parts of Delhi witness rain showers; visuals from Vijay Chowk#DelhiRains https://t.co/7yUcjAIelj
– TOI Delhi (@TOIDelhi) 1629506198000
“Noida, Jahangirabad, Shikarpur, Chapraula, Dadri, Saharanpur, Gangoh, Deoband, Bagpath, Gulaothi, Khekra, Shamli, Pilakhua, Kandhala, Bijnaur, Khatauli, Garhmukhteshwar, Hapur, Hindon-AF Station, Loni-Dehat, Ghaziabad, Hastinapur, Chandpur, Bellari, Kashganj, Baraut, Daurala, Meerut, Modinagar, Aligarh (UP) and Light rain over and adjoining areas of Agra, Chandausi, Katrauli, Jalesar, Nazibabad and Tundla during the next two hours,” IMD said in another tweet.
IMD had also forecasted light to moderate rainfall and thundershowers till August 23 in the national capital.