Kolkata: As the city of joy has virtually turned into a furnace owing to the severe heat wave lashing for days, a thunder storm and rain are brewing on Wednesday imparting great relief to the people of Kolkata and also in West Bengal.
The storm blew for about half an hour at a speed of 50 km per hour. Rain lashed in Kolkata. The power disrupts in many parts of Bengal. Several roads are blocked due to fall of tree on the road.
These rains will be attributed to the Cyclonic circulation which has come up over the region. Also, moisture incursion is taking place from the Bay of Bengal. Cool southwesterly winds are blowing over the area. These conditions will lead to rains in the region.