A SURFACE TROUGH is affecting WESTERN MINDANAO, SULU ARCHIPELAGO, and PALAWAN. Partly to mostly cloudy skies with scattered rain showers and thunderstorms will be expected.
Meanwhile, THE REST OF THE PHILIPPINES will by sunny to mostly cloudy skies with isolated to scattered rain showers or thunderstorms especially in the afternoon or evening 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.
Created by: David Michael V. Padua for WeatherPhilippines