Rain, rain all over Singapore - check out S'poreans' tweets and videos

Rain on a weekend after weeks of hot, dry weather?

It should come as a welcome surprise - except that today's rain is almost "apocalyptic", according to netizens all over the island. 

The National Environment Agency sent out multiple heavy rain warnings this afternoon (March 22):



Even that didn't prepare some Singaporeans for the lightning, thunder and heavy downpour in the afternoon. 



At Marina Bay Residences, this is how heavy the rain was:



#heavy #rain

A video posted by Bushra A (@lady_bushra) on Mar 22, 2015 at 1:57am PDT


There was no shelter from the rain even at this bus stop:

PHOTO: Twitter/Siddhu


This Twitter user prayed for rain .. then kinda sorta regretted it:



With rain that heavy, it's no surprise that some structures were blown down:



Visibility was poor:



Stormy Sunday #singapore #rainyday #rain

A video posted by Fenny Seravina (@fenny_seravina) on Mar 22, 2015 at 2:22am PDT


Here's a video from our reporter Jennifer Dhanaraj, from the northwest part of Singapore:


But rain's always nice for some arty pics and vids, too:




According to the NEA's website, the showers are expected to continue for at least the next three days. 

Screengrab/NEA website

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