SOUTHWEST MONSOON (HABAGAT) now being enhanced by a newly developed system, LPA 93W (Northernmost PAR), about 301 km WNW of Basco, Batanes (21.4N 120.3E), is affecting EXTREME NORTHERN LUZON and WESTERN LUZON including METRO MANILA, CALABARZON, MIMAROPA and NORTHERN VISAYAS. Mostly cloudy to cloudy (overcast) skies with occasionally light to moderate to at times heavy rain showers and thunderstorms. Winds will be fresh to strong breeze of 30 to 50 kph, making the seas moderate to rough (2 to 4 meters) and risky for small and medium-sized sea vessels.
Meanwhile, The REST OF THE PHILIPPINES will have partly to mostly cloudy skies with isolated to scattered rain showers and 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 Jun 12 to 8:00 AM Jun 13, 2018)
Created by: Adonis S. Manzan for WeatherPhilippines