Typhoon Saola floods Manila.
Typhoon Saola was a tropical cyclone affecting the Philippines, Taiwan and China. Early on July 30, strong winds and severe rainfall were recorded throughout Metro Manila and nearby provinces. Damage from the storm amounted to about ₱404 million (US$9.6 million), half of which was due to agricultural losses. As of August 6, 51 fatalities were confirmed in the Philippines with six others reported missing. (Wiki).