The weather in Makkah has turned pleasant due to heavy rains and hailstorms.
According to a foreign news agency, Umrah pilgrims in the Haram Sharif and the Kaaba enjoyed rain and hail.
Heavy rainfall in Makkah as the Asr call to prayer takes place
It is narrated from Aisha (RA) that when it rained the Messenger of Allah (PBUH) would say:
– Islam Channel (chanIslamchannel) April 27, 2021
Even in heavy rains, Umrah pilgrims continued to perform Tawaf and special prayers were offered.
The government has instructed citizens not to go to Konshibi areas.
On the other hand, roads in different areas including Hail, Qasim, Riyadh and East Jazan, Asir and Baha will start to look like ponds.
In addition, the roads around the Haram Sharif were flooded.
Due to the accumulation of rainwater on the main highways and roads of the holy city, the daily life has been severely affected.
Several vehicles were swept away in the rain while dozens of people were trapped. The Meteorological Department has forecast more rains in several areas including Makkah, Madinah, Hail, Qasim and Riyadh.