Strong surge of the NORTHEAST MONSOON (AMIHAN) continues to affect EXTREME NORTHERN LUZON, NORTHERN & EASTERN LUZON, BICOL REGION, MIMAROPA & NORTHERN VISAYAS bringing partly to mostly cloudy skies with occasional moderate to at times heavy rain showers or thunderstorms. Fresh breeze to Near-gale (30-55 kph) force winds will blow, making the seas Rough to High (2.0 to 5.5 meters) and dangerous to all types of sea vessels to navigate on.
The REST OF THE PHILIPPINES will have clear to partly cloudy periods with 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 January 11 to 8:00 AM January 12, 2018)
Created by: Adonis S. Manzan for WeatherPhilippines