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In pictures: Tropical storm 'Henry' dump extreme rains and flooding in Manila

The southwest monsoon affecting the country is enhanced by a low pressure area and tropical storm 'Henry', would continue to dump light to heavy rains in most parts of the country, the Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical and Astronomical Services Administration. Monsoon rains are expected in Metro Manila, Ilocos, Cordillera, Cagayan Valley, Central Luzon, Calabarzon, Mindoro provinces, and Palawan.

In pictures: Tropical storm 'Henry' dump extreme rains and flooding in Manila
Children are seen on a flooded street caused by the Tropical Depression Henry in a slum area in Manila.
In pictures: Tropical storm 'Henry' dump extreme rains and flooding in Manila
Children living on houses erected on the sea wall of Manila Bay play with waves caused by the Tropical Depression Henry that brought heavy rains in Metro Manila and the northern part of Luzon.
In pictures: Tropical storm 'Henry' dump extreme rains and flooding in Manila
Rain clouds covers the skyline in Manila, as a tropical depression, locally named Henry, made landfall in northern Luzon island affecting suburban Manila and nearby provinces with monsoon rains, according to weather bureau report.
In pictures: Tropical storm 'Henry' dump extreme rains and flooding in Manila
A woman (L) holds a child as they shelter under an umbrella waiting for a passenger jeepney in heavy rain in Manila.
In pictures: Tropical storm 'Henry' dump extreme rains and flooding in Manila
A child plays in a flooded street caused by a sudden heavy rain in Manila. Health officials have said that the surge in leptospirosis cases can be attributed to seasonal flooding due to continuous rains in recent weeks. Leptospirosis is a bacterial infection that can cause bleeding of the lungs, meningitis and kidney failure.
In pictures: Tropical storm 'Henry' dump extreme rains and flooding in Manila
Residents ride on a makeshift boat to cross stagnant floodwaters in the Artex Compound in Manila.
In pictures: Tropical storm 'Henry' dump extreme rains and flooding in Manila
A man braves heavy rains as he scavenges for recyclable materials washed ashore along the shore in Manila, as a tropical depression, locally named Henry, made landfall in northern Luzon island affecting suburban Manila and nearby provinces.
In pictures: Tropical storm 'Henry' dump extreme rains and flooding in Manila
Motorists drive along a flooded street in Manila, as a tropical depression, locally named Henry, made landfall in northern Luzon island affecting suburban Manila and nearby provinces with monsoon rains, according to weather bureau report.
In pictures: Tropical storm 'Henry' dump extreme rains and flooding in Manila
Motorists drive along a flooded street in Manila, as a tropical depression, locally named Henry, made landfall in northern Luzon island affecting suburban Manila and nearby provinces with monsoon rains, according to weather bureau report.
In pictures: Tropical storm 'Henry' dump extreme rains and flooding in Manila
A woman wades through a flooded alley caused by the Tropical Depression Henry in a slum area in Manila.
In pictures: Tropical storm 'Henry' dump extreme rains and flooding in Manila
Commuters are pictured inside a bus as it rains in Manila.
In pictures: Tropical storm 'Henry' dump extreme rains and flooding in Manila
A man pushes his tricycle on a flooded street caused by a sudden heavy rain in Manila. Health officials have said that the surge in leptospirosis cases can be attributed to seasonal flooding due to continuous rains in recent weeks. Leptospirosis is a bacterial infection that can cause bleeding of the lungs, meningitis and kidney failure.