TROPICAL STORM HATO (ISANG) is now exiting EXTREME NORTHERN LUZON after an overnight passage in the area while its TROUGH still brings mostly cloudy periods with light to at times moderate to occasionally heavy rains. In the meantime, the SOUTHWEST MONSOON prevails strongly across WESTERN and CENTRAL LUZON, PALAWAN including the KALAYAAN ISLAND GROUP (KIG), VISAYAS and WESTERN MINDANAO.
The REST OF THE PHILIPPINES will have Partly to Mostly cloudy skies and the possibility of isolated rain showers or thunderstorms developing later.
**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 August 21 to 8:00 AM August 22, 2017)
Created by: Adonis S. Manzan for WeatherPhilippines