Major parts of Metro Manila are currently under water as the combination of Typhoon Mario (Fung-Wong) and southwest monsoon rains continues to hit the city.
Red Rainfall Warning is still in effect in several areas including Metro Manila, Laguna, Rizal, Cavite and Batangas. Severe flooding is expected. According to the weather bureau, rains in Metro Manila is expected to continue until 8PM.
Mario is expected to be in the vicinity of Calayan, Cagayan by Friday evening; at 190 km northwest of Itbayat, Batanes, by Saturday morning, September 20; and, at 680 km north of Itbayat, Batanes – out of the Philippine Area of Responsibility – by Sunday evening, September 21.