Relatively dry SOUTHWESTERLY WINDFLOW is prevailing across MIMAROPA, including the KALAYAAN ISLAND GROUP (KIG), WESTERN VISAYAS and CENTRAL VISAYAS, bringing some cloudiness, and occasional passing thundery showers.
Meanwhile, Typhoon TRAMI (PAENG) is almost stationary over the North Philippine Sea, and as of 12:00 PM today, it was last seen near 738 km E of Basco, Batanes (21.5°N Lat 128.9°E Lon), with maximum sustained winds of 166 km/hr with higher gusts of 204 km/hr, heading in the general direction of Eastern Ryukyu Islands in Southern Japan. Its TROUGH, however will bring some cloud cover and occasional light to at times moderate rain showers or thunderstorms in NORTHERN LUZON.
THE REST OF THE COUNTRY will have clear to partly 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 Sept 26 to 8:00 AM Sept 27, 2018)
Created by: Adonis S. Manzan for WeatherPhilippines