EASTERLIES will bring mostly cloudy to cloudy conditions with light to at times moderate scattered rain showers or thunderstorms over NORTHERN, CENTRAL, and EASTERN SECTIONS of LUZON, SOUTHERN TAGALOG, BICOL REGION, and EASTERN VISAYAS.
A TROUGH, extending towards a TROPICAL DISTURBANCE (LPA) 91W in the vicinity of Western Micronesia, is bringing mostly cloudy to cloudy conditions with light scattered rain showers and thunderstorms over WESTERN, CENTRAL, and EASTERN MINDANANO, and SOUTHERN PALAWAN.
The REST OF THE PHILIPPINES will have partly cloudy to mostly cloudy conditions with isolated rain showers or thunderstorms in some areas especially in the afternoon or late evening hours.
**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 Jan 16 to 8:00 AM Jan 17, 2018)
Created by: Redmund G. Nacario for WeatherPhilippines