Istanbul was hit by a squally wind and a large hail. In a short time streets and avenues in Istanbul were under water. Flights were terminated, serious disruptions of public transport flights occurred.
In some areas, the roofs of houses are demolished, the windows are broken, the car’s windows are broken and the planes in the airport are seriously damaged. A lot of houses and offices are flooded in the European part of the megalopolis.
The municipality of Istanbul urged citizens to be cautious, take precautionary measures against floods and without the need not to travel by transport to the city. Firefighters and municipality workers provide assistance to people in difficult situations.