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    It Rained For About Five Minutes In London And Twitter Had Lots To Say On The Matter

    It's ok, it's stopped now.

    Oh no.

    Still pretty in the rain :) #london #views #stpauls #weather

    This Is London @ThisIsLondonmag

    Still pretty in the rain :) #london #views #stpauls #weather

    3:17 PM - 22 May 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

    Uh oh.

    vine.co

    Actually this is quite amazing.

    The lightning bolt emanating from the #Shard has convinced me that Saruman the Wizard probably works there. Maybe in finance?

    Greg Jenner@greg_jenner

    The lightning bolt emanating from the #Shard has convinced me that Saruman the Wizard probably works there. Maybe in finance?

    3:33 PM - 22 May 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

    NO MORE STALLING @MayorofLondon - WHAT ARE YOU BUILDING IN THAT GODDAMN TOWER AND HOW CLOSE IS IT TO BEING FULLY POWERED UP?

    Regular Frog@FrogCroakley

    NO MORE STALLING @MayorofLondon - WHAT ARE YOU BUILDING IN THAT GODDAMN TOWER AND HOW CLOSE IS IT TO BEING FULLY POWERED UP?

    3:43 PM - 22 May 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

    As is this!

    @daraobriain You should have seen Tower Bridge!!

    Adam Hughes@Boy_Hughes

    @daraobriain You should have seen Tower Bridge!!

    3:50 PM - 22 May 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

    PANIC!

    THAT RAIN WAS SO HEAVY OMG THERE WAS THUNDER AND LIGHTNING AND HAIL AND EVERYONE IN CLASS WAS SCREAMING AND NOW IM SOAKED

    @knowlesliquor

    THAT RAIN WAS SO HEAVY OMG THERE WAS THUNDER AND LIGHTNING AND HAIL AND EVERYONE IN CLASS WAS SCREAMING AND NOW IM SOAKED😭😩

    3:09 PM - 22 May 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

    Correct.

    WEATHER FORECAST: Experts are predicting that we will have over two months worth of rain related tweets in the next 24 hours.

    Chris@ChribHibble

    WEATHER FORECAST: Experts are predicting that we will have over two months worth of rain related tweets in the next 24 hours.

    2:43 PM - 22 May 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

    Including pictures!

    Stunning picture of the thunderstorm by @rachel_sg

    SimonNRicketts@SimonNRicketts

    Stunning picture of the thunderstorm by @rachel_sg

    3:01 PM - 22 May 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

    Everyone making the same political joke!

    The @metoffice to release a statement shortly clarifying which type of gays caused torrential rain storms on election day #voteUKIP

    Political Scrapbook@PSbook

    The @metoffice to release a statement shortly clarifying which type of gays caused torrential rain storms on election day #voteUKIP

    2:57 PM - 22 May 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

    Thunder and biblical-quality rain slamming down against the side of the office. This is clearly what happens when people vote Ukip...

    Patrick Kidd@patrick_kidd

    Thunder and biblical-quality rain slamming down against the side of the office. This is clearly what happens when people vote Ukip...

    2:48 PM - 22 May 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

    Pedantry!

    Everyone using the hashtag #lightening is an idiot.

    Primly Stable@PrimlyStable

    Everyone using the hashtag #lightening is an idiot.

    3:43 PM - 22 May 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

    Somewhat dubious political claims from party supporters that probably need a citation!

    Loving the rain. It'll put off many from other parties but hurricanes wouldn't stop UKIP voters from getting to the polling station.

    Alexandra Swann@AlexandralSwann

    Loving the rain. It'll put off many from other parties but hurricanes wouldn't stop UKIP voters from getting to the polling station.

    2:22 PM - 22 May 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

    Middle class problems!

    There are like 30 of us stranded in Waitrose. It's like a very middle class version of Noah's ark. #storm

    Ashley Fryer@ashleyfryer

    There are like 30 of us stranded in Waitrose. It's like a very middle class version of Noah's ark. #storm

    2:49 PM - 22 May 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

    Hipsters!

    Don’t mean to be hipster about this, Londonders, but we had the insane rain in Maidenhead like an hour ago.

    Martin Robbins@mjrobbins

    Don’t mean to be hipster about this, Londonders, but we had the insane rain in Maidenhead like an hour ago.

    2:54 PM - 22 May 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

    People tweeting about the fact they're not in London!

    Heard it's raining in London * yessssss * 28 degrees here baby ✨☀️

    OMZ BK@OmzBk

    Heard it's raining in London * yessssss * 28 degrees here baby 😍💪✨🔥😎☀️🌞🌻

    3:18 PM - 22 May 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

    Random lols!

    Weirdly, Torrential Downpour is my porn name

    People wishing everyone would shut up about the rain!

    If I only I could find out whether it's raining in London through Twitter

    Jessica Bateman@jessicabateman

    If I only I could find out whether it's raining in London through Twitter

    2:56 PM - 22 May 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

    Apparently it is raining in London. Thought I'd mention it, in case you missed the 638,776,578, 876,987 tweets about it.

    Европейский комиссар@MoodySlayerUK

    Apparently it is raining in London. Thought I'd mention it, in case you missed the 638,776,578, 876,987 tweets about it.

    2:52 PM - 22 May 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

    And then it stopped.

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