Heavy rain poured almost two hours, causing many streets to flood 30-50 cm, night playing area in the center stopped working.
About 22h on April 29, white rain and thunderstorms, thunder and lightning spilled most of the inner and outer districts of Hanoi.
Recorded by meteorological agencies, collisions for nearly two hours at Tay Mo station (Nam Tu Liem) are greater than 84 mm, Phu Do station is 75 mm, 77 mm National Convention Center station, Yen So station 64 mm … Some suburban districts as Chuong My, Thach That, and Quoc Oai also recorded 50-60 mm rainfall.
Heavy rain in a short time caused a series of deep flooded roads, more than 200 meters Dien Bien Phu Street (Ba Dinh), water flooded to its knees, some vehicles died when trying to pass through the flooded area.
A group of foreign guests who performed in front of the old town of Ta Hien was flooded by about 30 cm at the place where the night was played, causing the store to stop. Photo: Giang Huy.
Because the rain was right on holidays, the fun of many people broke. The old town of Ta Hien, a late night meeting of young people and tourists flooded about 30 cm, the water poured into the house, which stopped shops.
Some low-lying roads such as Yen Nghia (Ha Dong) and Thang Long Boulevard pass deep through Bao Son Paradise, the means must find another way.
On Tong Duy Tan Street the water was flooded on a motorcycle. Photo: Vu Tien
At night, workers in Hanoi's sewage company were present in flooded places to alert them with a warning sign. Almost 0 hours, the rain began to decline and the water slowly receded.
According to the National Meteorological and Hydrological Forecast Center, due to the impact of the compressed low pressure channel, from now to May 1, northern and northern central provinces have extensive rainfall, popular rainfall of 30-60 mm / 24 hours, with more than 80 mm / 24 hours. In thunderstorms, there may be swirls, lightning, hail and strong winds.
Trees fell over Kim Nguu Road. Photo: Tat Dinh.