NORTHEAST MONSOON (AMIHAN) blows in strongly bringing cool and blustery wind conditions, partly cloudy to mostly cloudy skies with occasionally light to at times moderate rain showers across EXTREME NORTHERN, NORTHERN, & EASTERN LUZON; BICOL REGION; VISAYAS; &PALAWAN. The winds will be moderate to near gale force (35 to 60kph), with moderate to very rough seas (2.0 to 5.5 meters) and is dangerous to all types of sea vessels to navigate on.
In the meantime, TROPICAL STORM SANBA (BASYANG) was last seen near 608 km ESE of TANDAG CITY, SURIGAO DEL SUR where its rain band now approaching EASTERN VISAYAS, NORTHERN & EASTERN MINDANAO where mostly cloudy periods and moderate to at times heavy rain showers or thunderstorms can be expected.
The REST OF THE PHILIPPINES will have partly cloudy to overcast skies with the possibility of isolated rain showers or thunderstorms developing later.
**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 11 to 8:00 AM Feb 12, 2018)
Created by: Adonis S. Manzan for WeatherPhilippines