- Posted January 25, 2014 by
This iReport is part of an assignment:
Photo essays: Your stories in pictures
Rains with vengence in London
It started off as a sunny day with blue sky. It was an average sunset with whitish clouds and pink/orange horizon. Then all of a sudden there was a very bright and loud lightening. After which the air became eerily quiet. At about 4.40pm, 30min after the lightening, the skies opened and suddenly unleashed heavy rain on unwitting pedestrians. Unattached objects objects began to be carried away by the wind. A fog made up of water droplets dropped down on London and was carried and swayed by the strong winds. People ran for cover and those inside stopped what they were doing to observe this unusual sight.
After a while I decided to film what was happening with my phone. I stood near the entrance and even from where I was, I was sometimes attacked by the strong winds which dropped thousands of heavy rain droplets on me..