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.

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“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.

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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.

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