SOUTHWESTERLIES (Southwesterly Surface Windflow/Weak Habagat) is bringing partly cloudy to cloudy (overcast) skies with scattered rain showers and thunderstorm across WESTERN SECTIONS OF CENTRAL AND SOUTHERN LUZON, NCR, OCCIDENTAL MINDORO, PALAWAN, AND KALAYAAN ISLAND GROUP (KIG). Up North, a STATIONARY FRONT is bringing mostly cloudy to cloudy skies with scattered to widespread rain showers and thunderstorms across BATANES AND BABUYAN GROUP OF ISLANDS.
TROUGH OF TROPICAL DISTURBANCE (LPA) 90W will bring partly cloudy to cloudy skies with isolated to scattered rain showers and thunderstorms across VISAYAS, NORTHERN AND NORTHEASTERN MINDANAO.
Meanwhile, TROPICAL DISTURBANCE (LPA) 90W remains disorganized while inside the Philippine Area of Responsibility (PAR)…about 712 km. E of Surigao City, Surigao Del Norte (near 9.6°N Lat 132.1°E Lon). The system’s chances of becoming a significant Tropical Cyclone within the next 24 hours remains LOW (<35% chance).
THE REST OF THE COUNTRY will have partly cloudy to cloudy skies with isolated 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 May 09 to 8:00 AM May 10, 2019)
Created by: David Michael V. Padua for WeatherPhilippines