Last updated on March 18th, 2016
Earlier this week on Wednesday UAE and Dubai hits with heavy Rainstorm and after that roads are flooded. The intensity of Rain in Dubai and UAE was so high that it brought almost the whole nation to the standstill. Flights at Abu Dhabi were suspended for several hours on Wednesday and delayed many flights at Dubai Airport, the busiest airport in the world. Schools have been closed since Wednesday due to the Rainstorm.
Annual rainfall in UAE stands at 78 millimeters but the National Center for Meteorology and Seismology said some 294 millimeters of rainfall were recorded on Wednesday in some parts. The heavy Rainstorm, which contained strong winds reported that wind gusts reached hurricane strength 75 mph (120 kilometers per hour). Fortunately no casualties were reported unlike neighboring country Oman reported 5 casualties due to heavy Rainstorm.
Residents and Expats are sharing some shocking Videos and Images on social media.
Video Compilation of Rain in Dubai and UAE
Here we are listing some viral videos of Heavy Rain, Lightening, Strong wind and Thunderstorm in Dubai and UAE.
Sheikh Hamdan Bin Rashid Al Maktoum shared a video of lightening and thunderstorm hits Burj Khalifa on Instagram
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Man Uses Shopping Trolley to Avoid Getting His Shoes Wet
Plane Crashing Other Planes During Strong Winds and Heavy Rain at Abu Dhabi Airport
Roof collapses at Abu Dhabi Airport During the Rainstorm
Strong Winds and Heavy Rain in Dubai and Abu Dhabi Halted Streets and Roads
Object Falling from the Building During Heavy Rain in Dubai
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Debris Flies across Street of Abu Dhabi During the Heavy Rain in Dubai and UAE
Objects Flying All Over the Place During Strong Winds and Heavy Rain in Abu Dhabi
Flying Suspended Window Cleaning Platform
Flooded Roads After Heavy Rain Thunderstorm in Abu Dhabi and UAE