The broad and thick rain bands associated with the Trough ahead of a Weak Low Pressure Area will bring moderate to heavy rains across Dinagat Islands, Surigao del Norte, Surigao del Sur, East of Davao Oriental, Agusan del Norte, North of Agusan del Sur, Misamis Oriental, East of Misamis Occidental, North of Lanao del Norte, East of Southern Leyte, East of Leyte, and East of Eastern Samar today through Friday afternoon (Feb 17). The rains will be more frequent along the coastal and mountain slope areas of these affected provinces. Hence, the RED and ORANGE Rain Alerts (Severe Weather Warnings) have been hoisted along these areas. Residents are advised to take precautionary measures against possible flash floods and landslides.
WeatherPhilippines has upgraded its features with a current warning menu. Within this menu there are wind and rain warnings. These warnings will give you color coded alerts depending on its severity. This will show you an overview of the entire Philippine map and quickly determine weather warning alerts. This feature is currently available and ready for use. Below is the Weather Severity Matrix.
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