Shimla faces hailstorm and rain

  • | Wednesday | 16th June, 2021

Parts of Shimla received light rainfall wheres as the main city saw huge hailstorms and rains.

The sky remained overcast with dark clouds, as Light to moderate rain lashed parts of Himachal while state capital Shimla received sharp showers accompanied by a hailstorm today.

The local Met office has issued a yellow warning of a thunderstorm and lightning in lower and middle hills in Una, Chamba, Kangra, Kullu, Mandi, Shimla, Solan and Sirmaur districts for the next four days and predicted a wet spell in the region till June 21.

Dharamsala was the wettest with 56 mm of rain, followed by Gaggal 24 mm, Dalhousie 15 mm, Sujanpur Tira 9 mm, Shimla 7 mm; Saloni, Narkanda and Wangtoo 5 mm each; and Mandi, Jubbar Hatti and Chamba 3 mm each.

The minimum temperatures were 2°C to 3°C below normal and Kalpa was the coldest with a low of 8.5°C. There was no significant change in the maximum temperatures and Una and Bilaspur were the hottest with a high of 36°C.


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