Thunderstorms expected in PH on June 25
MANILA, Philippines – There is no potential tropical cyclone inside the Philippine Area of Responsibility (PAR), but thunderstorms are expected in the country on Monday, June 25.
A thunderstorm is a weather system that affects only certain areas at a time and usually lasts up to two hours. It brings moderate to heavy rain, thunder, and lightning. (READ: FAST FACTS: Tropical cyclones, rainfall advisories)
In a bulletin issued 4 pm on Sunday, June 24, state weather bureau PAGASA warned that there will be thunderstorms on Monday, likely in the afternoon and evening.
Flash floods and landslides are possible, so the public are advised to stay alert and continue monitoring updates.
Last Thursday, June 21, flash floods had hit Metro Manila following a thunderstorm. Motorists and commuters were stuck on the road for hours.
PAGASA had declared the start of the rainy season last June 8. – Rappler.com