TROPICAL DISTURBANCE (LPA) formerly TD SANBA (BASYANG) will bring partly cloudy to cloudy conditions with isolated to scattered light to at times moderate rain showers or thunderstorms over SOUTHERN PALAWAN & KALAYAAN ISLAND GROUP (KIG). As of 12:00 PM PhT today, the center of the LPA was located over the West Philippine Sea (near 9.8N 116.3E), about 273 km W of Puerto Princesa City, Palawan.
Meanwhile, THE REST OF THE PHILIPPINES will have clear skies to mostly cloudy conditions with the possibility of isolated showers or thunderstorms in some areas especially in the afternoon or evening.
**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 15 to 8:00 AM Feb 16, 2018)
Created by: David Michael V. Padua for WeatherPhilippines