Cold surge of the NORTHEAST MONSOON (AMIHAN) blows in strongly, bringing partly to mostly cloudy skies, cooler conditions with passing isolated to occasional rain showers or thunderstorms across BATANES & BABUYAN ISLAND GROUP, NORTHERN and EASTERN, CENTRAL & SOUTHERN LUZON, BICOL REGION, MIMAROPA, NORTHERN and CENTRAL VISAYAS. Fresh breeze to gale-force winds (35 to 72 km/hr) will blow from the northeast, making the seas moderate to very rough/high seas (2.0 to 7.5 meters), and is treacherous to all types of sea vessels.
THE REST OF THE COUNTRY will be clear to mostly cloudy skies with isolated rain showers or possible thunderstorms in some areas.
**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 23 to 8:00 AM Jan 24, 2019)
Created by: Adonis S. Manzan for WeatherPhilippines