January 2, my mom arrived home late afternoon and she told me that rain was pouring so hard and it never stop until the next day. When we chatted, Bombo Radyo which is our favorite AM station was very busy describing the situation of the people who lives in the riverbanks. As you can see at the top left picture, our city has a long and wide river that separates the 2 districts. We live uptown, so my family was not affected of the flashfloods. These are the scenario:
The river becomes so muddy. The city never experienced this flood for more than 27 years.