Warm EASTERLIES (WEAK AMIHAN) has returned, affecting BATANES – BABUYAN ISLAND GROUP, NORTHERN LUZON, CENTRAL LUZON & BICOL REGION, bringing isolated to scattered light rain shower or thunderstorm.
As of 5:00 PM today, Typhoon PHANFONE is well over the West Philippine Sea as it tracks slowly West-northwestward. It was last seen near 296 km WSW of Olongapo City, Zambales (13.7N 117.8E), with maximum sustained winds of 140 kph near the center. The Typhoon is about to exit the Western edge of the PAR line on Saturday.
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THE REST OF THE COUNTRY will have partly to mostly cloudy skies with chances of isolated to scattered rain shower or thunderstorm in some areas especially in the afternoon or evening.
**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: Adonis S. Manzan for WeatherPhilippines