When the Great Monsoon Landed

The past week tested some people’s patience and resilience. The amount of moisture brought by the monsoon rain within a three day period was twice the monthly average. As expected rivers swelled and overflowed. Low lying areas got enundated which forced residents to evacuate to higher, safer grounds.

General Luna Street(national highway), Maly, San Mateo, Rizal, Philippines

Most monsoon seasons the rain fall on the sea, sparing towns and cities the destructive flooding. But not this time.

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