Heavy showers over many parts of Singapore early Monday morning

People crossing a road along Rivervale Drive in Sengkang during the heavy downpour on Monday morning.
People crossing a road along Rivervale Drive in Sengkang during the heavy downpour on Monday morning.ST PHOTO: STEPHANIE YEOW
People crossing a road along Rivervale Drive in Sengkang during the heavy downpour on Monday morning.
People crossing a road along Rivervale Drive in Sengkang during the heavy downpour on Monday morning. ST PHOTO: STEPHANIE YEOW

SINGAPORE - Thundery showers with gusty winds greeted early morning commuters in many areas on Monday (Aug 3).

The National Environment Agency said the skies opened at approximately 6.40am and that the rain is expected to last through the morning.

The last heavy bout of showers over Singapore on July 26 saw a double rainbow event.