Sudden downpour surprises sizzling Metro Manila | Inquirer News

Sudden downpour surprises sizzling Metro Manila

/ 06:34 PM May 30, 2014

MANILA, Philippines – In the midst of the dry reason, a sudden downpour surprised Metro Manila residents Friday afternoon.

In its official Facebook account, the state weather bureau Pagasa said the strong rain was due to a thunderstorm affecting portions of Metro Manila, Rizal, Nueva Ecija and Tarlac (Mayantoc and San Jose), which may persist within two hours.


“All are advised to take precautionary measures against heavy rains, strong winds, lightning and possible flashfloods,” Pagasa (Philippine Atmospheric Geophysical and Astronomical Services Administration) said.


Before the downpour, the temperature in Metro Manila was at 34.8 degrees Celsius as of 2 p.m. on Friday, according to the Quezon City-Science Garden.


Metro Manila sizzles on hottest day

Metro Manila sizzles on Labor Day

Click here for more weather related news.

Read Next
Don't miss out on the latest news and information.

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: Metro Manila, Philippine Atmospheric Geophysical and Astronomical Space Administration (PAGASA), Rain, Weather
For feedback, complaints, or inquiries, contact us.

Subscribe to our daily newsletter

© Copyright 1997-2022 | 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.