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