EASTERLIES (Easterly Surface Windflow) bringing mostly cloudy to cloudy (overcast) skies with light to at times moderate scattered rain showers and possible thunderstorms across EXTREME NORTHERN LUZON.
Meanwhile, the TROUGH of TROPICAL DISTURBANCE (LPA) 94W is affecting EASTERN SAMAR, where partly to mostly cloudy skies with isolated to scattered rain showers and thunderstorms can be expected. The system has a (LOW) <35% Chance of becoming a significant tropical cyclone within the next 24 hours.
The REST OF THE PHILIPPINES will have clear to mostly cloudy skies with the possibility of isolated rain showers or thunderstorms especially in the afternoon and evening in some areas.
**Residents are advised to be on alert for POSSIBLE FLASHFLOODS, LANDSLIDES OR LIGHTNING STRIKES during the occurrence of Severe Thunderstorms.
Important note: In the infrared (IR) satellite image shown above: BLUE areas indicate Clear Skies with a Few Clouds; GREEN = Partly to Mostly Cloudy Skies; YELLOW = Mostly Cloudy to Hazy Skies with Possible Slight-to-Moderate Rainfall; and RED = Thunderstorms with Moderate to Heavy to sometimes Extreme Rainfall.
24-Hour Observed Rainfall Accumulation (8:00 AM Feb 08 to 8:00 AM Feb 09, 2018)
Created by: David Michael V. Padua for WeatherPhilippines