Surge of the NORTHEAST MONSOON (AMIHAN) affecting CAGAYAN VALLEY, CORDILLERA AUTONOMOUS REGION, AURORA, CALABARZON, METRO MANILA, BICOL REGION, EASTERN VISAYAS, MIMAROPA, AND KALAYAAN ISLAND GROUP. Clear to generally cloudy skies with cooler conditions and occasional drizzles/light rain showers will be expected. Fresh breeze to near-gale winds of 35 to 55 kph will blow, making the seas moderate to very rough and dangerous to all types of sea vessels.
Meanwhile, a SURFACE TROUGH will affect MINDANAO AND THE REST OF THE VISAYAS including SULU ARCHIPELAGO. Mostly cloudy to cloudy skies with scattered to widespread rain showers and thunderstorms will be expected along these areas.
THE REST OF THE COUNTRY will have clear skies with partly cloudy and some chances of isolated to scattered rain showers or 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.
Created by: David Michael V. Padua for WeatherPhilippines