PAGASA: Gear up for rain as 2 prevailing weather systems affect the country

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The Philippine Atmospheric Geophysical and Astronomical Services Administration (PAGASA) said on Tuesday that there are two prevailing weather systems to bring scattered rains and thunderstorms to some parts of the country.

According to its forecast, there could be possible flash floods and landslides due to scattered light to moderate to heavy rains due to  a tail end of a cold front affecting the eastern section of Southern Luzon, bringing cloudy skies with scattered rain over Bicol Region, Quezon, Mindoro provinces, Marinduque, Romblon, Northern Samar, and Eastern Samar.

On the other hand, Metro Manila, Cagayan Valley region, Cordillera Administrative Region, and the province of Aurora would have cloudy skies with scattered rain due to the northeast monsoon

The state weather agency also said that the rest of Luzon would have partly cloudy to cloudy skies with isolated light rain while Mindanao and the rest of Visayas with isolated rain showers.

Meanwhile, PAGASA also issued a gale warning to the northern and eastern seaboards of Northern Luzon and the eastern seaboards of Central and Southern Luzon; and the western seaboard of Northern Luzon due to the strong to gale force winds associated with the surge of Northeast monsoon.


Source :

Inquirer, PAGASA