Watch This Massive Waterspout Swirl Off Singapore

Locals were awed by the waterspout swirling off Singapore on Saturday.

The weather formation was situated off the southern shore of the island and also near a landmark, Marina Bay Sands.

Witnesses told local media the waterspout was seen for around 20 minutes.

Boats sail near the waterspout on Singapore shore. Image: Reuters

Local media quoted the National Environment Agency (NEA) as saying there was an overage of three waterspout occurrences every year.

NEA had forecast moderate to heavy thundery showers with the gusty wind over southern, eastern and central areas of Singapore at around 10am local time when the waterspout was seen.