There are no major weather systems affecting the Philippine Islands for the next 24 hours.
Meanwhile, TROPICAL DEPRESSION 03W has strengthened into TROPICAL STORM MUIFA (DANTE) as it moves WNW slowly across the easternmost part of the Central Philippine Sea. As of 11:00 AM today April 26, the center was located some 1,080 km E of Virac, Catanduanes (13.5N 134.2E), with maximum sustained winds of 75 kph near the center and gustiness up to 95 kph. This storm is not expected to affect any part of the Philippines and is forecast to make a recurvature in the coming days.
THE PHILIPPINES will continue to have fine, hot and dry conditions with possible isolated rain showers or thunderstorms in the afternoon or evening in some areas.
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