TROPICAL STORM BAILU (INENG) downgraded from SEVERE TROPICAL STORM (STS) is now over Southern China, after it left the Philippine Area of Responsibility (PAR) last night. This cyclone is no longer a threat to the country.
Meanwhile, SOUTHWESTERLIES (Southwesterly Surface Windflow/Weak Habagat) will still bring partly cloudy to cloudy skies with breezy conditions and isolated to scattered rain showers or thunderstorms across WESTERN LUZON, METRO MANILA, MIMAROPA, KALAYAAN ISLAND GROUP, SULU ARCHIPELAGO, AND PANAY ISLAND.
THE REST OF THE COUNTRY will be partly cloudy to cloudy skies with chances of isolated to scattered rain showers and thunderstorms in some areas especially in the afternoon or evening.
*There are no Tropical Cyclones spotted within the Philippine Area of Responsibility (PAR) at this time.
**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.
Created by: David Michael V. Padua for WeatherPhilippines