Shower Surprise Continues in Delhi-NCR; Makes Traffic Crawl

April 14 08:24 2015

rainfall1New Delhi, Tuesday, April 14 – In the midst of feeble chances of rain yesterday, several Delhi and NCR regions witnessed rainfall that lasted in parts for more than a few minutes. Post waking up to a clear sky on Monday, the likelihood of precipitation wasn’t strong. Sun shine during the noontime gave the indication of summer’s arrival in the city.

People were even seen wiping the sweat in the midday. But all of a sudden scenario changed completely. Cloud brought rains once again in Delhi, Noida, Faridabad, Ghaziabad and Gurgoan in the evening. Many metro stations got crowded as everyone wanted to reach home on time. Nonetheless, the disruption in metro services in the past thanks to technical faults raised some concerns in the mind.

Traffic crawled in a number of regions. Massive jams linking different roads of the metropolis were observed. Vehicles moved at a slow speed in Noida Sector 62, South Extension, Laxmi Nagar, Kashmere Gate, Ashram Chowk, Dhaula Kuan, Azad Marg, Gurudwara Nanakpura, Badarpur, Apsara Border, Moolchand underpass, Yamuna Vihar, Okhla mandi, Uttamnagar, Nehru Place and Kajori Chowk.

Several residents on the way to home had a harrowing time as traffic moved at a snail’s pace on quite a lot of arterial roads. According to the recent information over weather condition of this week in the city, thundershower is likely today as well. The overcast sky in the early hours on Tuesday will spur the rain probability but it is supposed to get cleared in the latter half. The atmospheric disturbance accompanied by lightning may restrict heat from getting harsh in the middle of the day.

However, rain isn’t probable to continue for long. But that’s certainly anticipated to take maximum and minimum temperatures to 31 degree Celsius and 22 degree Celsius, respectively. These are foreseen to go up to 38 degree Celsius and 24 degree Celsius during the weekend. The hazy sunlight will add to the percentage of dampness in the surroundings and this is the reason by humidity will increase from 25 to 48 percent till Sunday. Speed of the gust will vary between 8 km per hour and 23 km per hour, letting the comfort to stay in the city a bit long.

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