TROUGH of TROPICAL DISTURBANCE 96W (LPA) is bringing partly to mostly cloudy periods with light to moderate or at times heavy rain showers or thunderstorms across NORTHERN, CENTRAL and EASTERN LUZON, including the BICOL REGION and EASTERN VISAYAS. The system was estimated to be near 201 km ESE of Borongan City, Eastern Samar. This system has a LOW (<35%) CHANCE of developing into a significant tropical cyclone within the next 24 hours.
Meanwhile, the REST OF THE PHILIPPINES will have clear to partly to mostly cloudy skies with isolated to scattered rain showers and thunderstorms developing in places.
**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 Aug 30 to 8:00 AM Aug 31, 2018)
Created by: Adonis S. Manzan for WeatherPhilippines