TROUGH of TYPHOON JEBI is bringing mostly cloudy to cloudy skies with isolated to scattered rain showers amd thunderstorms across BICOL REGION, CALABARZON, METRO MANILA, CENTRAL LUZON, MINDORO, ROMBLON, MARINDUQUE, AND NORTHERN VISAYAS.
Meanwhile, TYPHOON JEBI is expected to briefly enter the Northeastern border of the Philippine Area of Responsibility (PAR) this afternoon and will then exit later tonight. This typhoon is not a threat to any part of the Philippines, while its enhancement of the Southwest Monsoon (Habagat) is weak. At 12:00 PM today, the eye was located about 1,420 km ENE of Itbayat, Batanes (23.5°N 135.3°E), with maximum sustained winds of 215 kph near the center with higher gusts. It was moving NW @ 22 kph towards Japan.
SOUTHWESTERLIES (Weak Habagat) bringing mostly cloudy to cloudy skies with scattered to widespread rain showers and thunderstorms across PALAWAN including CALAMIAN ISLANDS, KALAYAAN ISLAND GROUP, WESTERN AND SOUTHERN MINDANAO.
The REST OF THE PHILIPPINES will have partly to mostly cloudy skies with isolated to scattered rain showers and thunderstorms 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 01 to 8:00 AM Sept 02, 2018)
Created by: David Michael V. Padua for WeatherPhilippines