TROUGH of TYPHOON KONG-REY (QUEENIE) has relocated over SOUTHERN TAGALOG, BICOL REGION and NORTHERN VISAYAS, bringing partly cloudy to mostly cloudy skies (overcast) with light to at times moderate rain showers and thunderstorms through tomorrow. Meanwhile, at 10:10 AM today, the center of QUEENIE was seen near 771 km E of Basco, Batanes (20.4°N Lat 129.4°E Lon), with maximum sustained winds of 215 km/hr with higher gusts reaching 260 km/hr. It was moving NW @ 17 km/hr towards the North Philippine Sea.
THE REST OF THE COUNTRY will be clear to mostly cloudy skies with isolated to scattered rain showers and thunderstorms in some areas especially in during the afternoon or evening.
**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 Oct 02 to 8:00 AM Oct 03, 2018)
Created by: Adonis S. Manzan for WeatherPhilippines