Monday, June 25, 2018
Close  
  • share this

Metro flooded due to heavy rains brought by ‘Isang’

/ 09:13 PM July 16, 2013

MANILA, Philippines—Several areas in Metro Manila were flooded Tuesday evening following the sudden downpour caused by tropical depression “Isang”.

Jude Trinidad of Metropolitan Manila Development Authority-Flood Control Unit said a waist-deep flood was recorded on R. Papa Street in Manila past 8 p.m., while gutter-deep floods were seen at the northbound lane of Edsa-MCU in Caloocan City and C5 Kalayaan towards Market! Market! in Taguig City.

A six-inch flood on the other hand was observed at the northbound lane of Edsa-De Jesus.

ADVERTISEMENT

Don't miss out on the latest news and information.
View comments

Subscribe to INQUIRER PLUS to get access to The Philippine Daily Inquirer & other 70+ titles, share up to 5 gadgets, listen to the news, download as early as 4am & share articles on social media. Call 896 6000.

TAGS: Flood, MMDA, Tropical depression "Isang, Weather
For feedback, complaints, or inquiries, contact us.


© Copyright 1997-2018 INQUIRER.net | All Rights Reserved

We use cookies to ensure you get the best experience on our website. By continuing, you are agreeing to our use of cookies. To find out more, please click this link.