"The skies will become partly cloudy later in the day. There is a possibility of rains or thunderstorm in the evening," a MeT official had said earlier in the day.
News agency Press Trust of India had quoted Met officials earlier this week, stating that Delhi had received a total of of 7.8 mm rain.
Last week saw an average of 40 degree Celsius in the capital city,with light showers early Monday morning lowering the temperature to 22 degrees. The Met department's forecast suggests that the thunderstorm will continue through the day. It also suggests that a cloudy sky with possibility of rain or Thunderstorm or Duststorm could continue tomorrow.
Monsoon rains had hit the Kerala coast on Tuesday. The India Meteorological Department said that it was the earliest start to the rains since 2011. The weather office on April 18 forecast this year's monsoon rains at 100 per cent of a 50-year average of 89 cm.
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