Guangzhou, Rajab 13, 1434, May 23, 2013, SPA -- A persistent rainstorm that has lashed down
on south China's Guangdong Province for days has left four people dead and affected lives of nearly half a million residents, local flood control authorities said Thursday.
And finally, as the rain lashed down
in Porto, Northern Ireland heroically held on a for a draw against Portugal to complete one of the most surprising nights of international football in living memory.
It lashed down
, then it went sunny, then it lashed it down again.
Sam Allardyce's first match in charge of the Hammers, who are favourites for promotion back to the top flight, was heading towards a damp squib of a goalless draw as the rain lashed down
at Upton Park.
As Schumacher spoke in the Mercedes' team building in the Sepang paddock, thunder boomed overhead and torrential rain lashed down
The water was three feet deep in the shop and I couldn't even see my car outside as the rain lashed down
," he said.
And then she wowed thousands of fans yesterday when she took to the Pyramid Stage as the rain lashed down
on revellers who still seemed determined to have a blast in Worthy Farm, Pilton, in soggy Somerset.
Conditions were appalling as rain lashed down
and ref Colin Webster carried out a pitch inspection before allowing the second half to start.
Indeed by the time Duff and his colleagues arrived at the Cheshire outpost the game had been called off and the Man United players had all fled for their cars as the rain lashed down
to make the surface unplayable.
Edgbaston, much of it now destined for the bulldozer, certainly looked its age as the rain lashed down
intermittently on the final day of the championship stalemate with Durham.
The worst hit area was the A185 from Jarrow to South Shields which was completed closed from the Port of Tyne to Newcastle Road after rain lashed down
for most of the afternoon.
Tomorrow morning after it's lashed down
, that patrol boat will look like it has a spider web all over it," the Coast Guard officer said.