The circulation of Typhoon Mangkhut (OMPONG) continues to pull it a relatively Weaker SOUTHWEST MONSOON (HABAGAT) across WESTERN LUZON, MIMAROPA and the KALAYAAN ISLAND GROUP (KIG) where isolated to widespread ”On-and-off” rain showers and thunderstorms can be expected, with winds of up to 35 – 45 kph (Moderate Breeze to Strong Breeze) /3.0 to 4.5 meters (Moderate to Rough Seas/High Seas); Dangerous to medium and heavy sea vessels to navigate on.
The REST OF THE PHILIPPINES will have partly to mostly cloudy skies with isolated to scattered afternoon or evening rain showers and thunderstorms developing 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 Sept 15 to 8:00 AM Sept 16, 2018)
Created by: Adonis S. Manzan for WeatherPhilippines