Still, no major weather system is expected to affect the Philippine Islands within the next 24 hours.
Meanwhile, Typhoon TRAMI (PAENG) downgraded from Super Typhoon has been drifting very slowly northward over the North Philippine Sea during the past 12 hours, and remains a non-threat to the country. At 11:00 AM today, the center was located about 719 km East of Basco, Batanes (20.8°N Lat 128.9°E Lon), with maximum sustained winds of 195 km/hr with higher gusts. It was moving North @ 02 km/hr across the North Philippine Sea. This typhoon will not affect any part of the country.
THE REST OF THE COUNTRY will continue to be clear to mostly cloudy skies with isolated to scattered rain showers and thunderstorms in some areas especially in during 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 Sept 25 to 8:00 AM Sept 26, 2018)
Created by: David Michael V. Padua for WeatherPhilippines