#MarioPH: LIVE BLOG
MANILA, Philippines – Residents across central Luzon were greeted by heavy rain and flooding on Friday, September 19. (READ: #MarioPH intensifies Signal No. 2 in 7 areas)
The center of Mario was located at 212 kilometers east of Casiguran, Aurora. The tropical storm packs maximum sustained winds of 85 km per hour near the center and gustiness of up to 100 km per hour.
As of 7:52 am, the Marikina River has reached a 4th alarm at a critical level of 19 meters. (READ: Forced evacuation as Marikina water rises)
Several flights have also been cancelled this morning due to the tropical storm.
Rappler's Project Agos is live. Project Agos is our platform where citizens can directly report floods and other critical reports. Rappler and Agos' partners will be actively monitoring reports on Project Agos' map.
For live updates on #MarioPH follow our live blog below. Those in affected areas can tweet their photos using #MarioPH.