NORTHEAST MONSOON (AMIHAN) bringing partly cloudy to mostly cloudy skies, cooler conditions with passing light to moderate rain showers and possible thunderstorms across EXTREME NORTHERN LUZON including BATANES AND BABUYAN ISLAND GROUP. Winds will be fresh to gale-force of 35 to 65 kph, making the seas moderate to very rough/high seas (2.0 to 7.5 meters) and is treacherous for all types of sea vessels to navigate on.
Meanwhile, warm EASTERLIES (EASTERLY SURFACE TRADE WINDS) is affecting MOST PARTS of LUZON, BICOL REGION, MINDORO, CALAMIAN GROUP OF ISLANDS, VISAYAS, EASTERN AND NORTHERN MINDANAO. Partly to mostly cloudy skies with isolated rain showers and thunderstorms will be expected
THE REST OF THE COUNTRY will have clear skies to partly cloudy skies with chances of isolated to scattered rain showers and thunderstorm in some areas especially in the afternoon or evening.
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