Hail pelts down in Saudi Arabia’s Taif disrupting traffic

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Hail pelted down in Saudi Arabia’s Taif on Wednesday disrupting traffic on the road between the Taif governorate and the town of al-Hawiyah, videos shared on social media showed.

Both Taif and al-Hawiyah are located in the Mecca region.

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Cars were stuck on the road filled with hailstone at 1 p.m. Saudi time, one video showed.

Earlier in April, rain poured over the holy city of Mecca as pilgrims performed Umrah during the holy month of Ramadan.

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