NORTHEASTERLIES (Northeasterly Surface Windflow/Weak Amihan) continues to persist quite strongly, bringing partly to mostly cloudy skies, moderate to fresh breeze with passing isolated to scattered rain showers and possible thunderstorms across EASTERN, CENTRAL AND SOUTHERN LUZON, BICOL REGION, MIMAROPA, VISAYAS, SULU ARCHIPELAGO, NORTHERN & EASTERN MINDANAO. However, the TROUGH of a WEAK LOW PRESSURE AREA (LPA) extends across the NORTHERN, EASTERN & SOUTHERN MINDANAO, bringing some chances of light to moderate, to at times heavy rain showers or thunderstorm in the mentioned areas.
Meanwhile, THE REST OF THE COUNTRY will have clear to mostly cloudy (overcast) skies with isolated to scattered rain showers and thunderstorms in places.
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 09 to 8:00 AM Jan 10, 2019)
Created by: Adonis S. Manzan for WeatherPhilippines