According to PAGASA, the country will experience partly cloudy to cloudy skies with isolated rain showers caused by Easterlies and Northeast Monsoon today, February 5 (Monday).
The weather bureau forecasts partly cloudy to cloudy skies with isolated light rains over Batanes and Babuyan Islands according to its 4 a.m bulletin . PAGASA states that this weather condition is not expected to cause an impact in these areas.
Partly cloudy to cloudy skies with isolated rain showers and thunderstorms are also expected in Metro Manila and the rest of the country caused by Easterlies/Localized Thunderstorms.
Furthermore, the risk of flash floods or landslides during severe thunderstorms will continue to persist across the archipelago.
Meanwhile, PAGASA’s Wind and Coastal Water forecast shows that the eastern sections of Southern Luzon, Visayas, and Mindanao will experience moderate to strong east to northeast winds, causing moderate to rough coastal water conditions (1.2 to 2.8 meters).
Moderate east to southeast winds are expected in Northern Luzon with Moderate (1.2 to 2.5 meters) coastal water conditions.
The rest of the country will experience light to moderate east to northeast winds, leading to slight to moderate coastal waters (0.6 to 2.5 meters).
Areas affected by Easterlies and Thunderstorms are advised to remain vigilant in the surrounding area and to prepare for evacuation when heavy rains occur.