GREEN WARNING SIGNAL: Issued at: 03:30 PM, 08 August 2012 (Wednesday) Target Areas: Metro Manila
Torrential rainfall (30.0-50.0 mm/hr) over Manila, Pasig, Mandaluyong & San Juan, Heavy to Intense rainfall (15.0-25.0 mm/hr) was recorded over Pasay, Marikina, QC, North of Caloocan, Taguig & Makati while Moderate to Heavy rainfall (7.5-15.0 mm/hr) over the rest of Metro Manila.
Due to the effect of the series of thunderstorms embedded in the Southwest Monsoon, expect Heavy to Intense (15.0-30.0mm/hr) rains with occasional Torrential (more than 30.0mm/hr) rains over CAMANAVA, Manila, Pasig, Pasay, Taguig, San Juan, Mandaluyong, Marikina, Makati & QC within 2 hrs.
Residents in flood/landslides risk areas are advised to take precautionary measures and WATCH OUT for the next warning.
Ortigas Extension towards Junction was no longer passable to light vehicles as of 3 p.m.
Wednesday according to the Metropolitan Manila Development Authority.
Adamson University has announced the suspension of work and classes in all levels Thursday, August 9, 2012.
Xavier classes are said to be suspended until Friday.
SOME GOOD NEWS
Smart Communications said they had begun to offer free call and text services in key areas and evacuation centers around the metropolis and surrounding areas.
The San Miguel group said its Philippine Airlines subsidiary had waived rebooking fees of passengers unable to take their flights Tuesday. Rebooking for affected passengers would be subject to fare and booking class seat availability.
The SM group said its malls would stay open, wherever possible, for customers “looking for basic necessities or simply seeking alternatives venue for home away from rains and floods.”
Please refrain from going out of the house if possible. Be safe and dry darlings! God bless us all! Pray!