EASTERLIES (EASTERLY SURFACE WINDFLOW) bringing mostly cloudy to cloudy (overcast) skies with scattered light to moderate to at times heavy rain showers and thunderstorms across EXTREME NORTHERN LUZON.
Meanwhile, a SURFACE TROUGH is bringing mostly cloudy to cloudy (overcast) skies with light to moderate scattered rain showers and thunderstorms across EASTERN AND NORTHEASTERN MINDANAO.
Meanwhile, THE REST OF THE PHILIPPINES will continue to have clear skies to partly 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 17 to 8:00 AM Feb 18, 2018)
Created by: David Michael V. Padua for WeatherPhilippines