WEATHER UPDATE — According to the Philippines Atmospheric, Geophysical, and Astronomical Services Administration (PAGASA), the Low Pressure Area (LPA) was estimated based on all available data at 800 km East of Extreme Northern Luzon (21.7°N, 129.5°E).
Weather Today – September 28, 2023
Visayas, Zamboanga Peninsula, Northern Mindanao, Caraga and Davao Region will experience cloudy skies with scattered rain showers and thunderstorms caused by the Trough of LPA. Possible flash floods or landslides due to moderate to, at times, heavy rains.
Living in the northern portion of Palawan will also experience cloudy skies with scattered rain showers and thunderstorms caused by Southwest Monsoon. The impact would be possible flash floods or landslides due to moderate to, at times, heavy rains.
As for Metro Manila and the rest of the country, there are partly cloudy to cloudy skies with isolated rain showers or thunderstorms caused by a Trough of LPA or Localized Thunderstorms. Possible flash floods or landslides during severe thunderstorms.
According to PAGASA’s Forecast Wind and Coastal Water Condition, Visayas, Mindanao, and Palawan have light to moderate wind speeds directed from southwest to west with slight to Moderate (0.6 to 2.1 meters).
On the other hand, the rest of Luzon has light to moderate wind speeds directed from northeast to northwest with slight to moderate (0.6 to 1.5 meters) coastal water conditions.
PAGASA has issued a general flood advisory in several areas. Under present weather conditions, At 3:00 AM today, the Low Pressure Area (LPA) was estimated based on all available data at 800-1000 km East of Extreme Northern Luzon (21.7°N, 129.5°E).
The 12-hour rainfall forecast is light to moderate rains and thunderstorms.
WATERCOURSES STILL LIKELY TO BE AFFECTED :
- Occidental Mindoro
- Oriental Mindoro
- Eastern Samar
- Southern Leyte
- Agusan Del Sur
- Surigao Del Sur
- Agusan Del Norte
People living near the mountain slopes and in the low-lying areas of the above-mentioned river systems and the Local Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Councils concerned are still advised to take necessary precautionary measures.