Pagasa Weather Forecast: February 23, 2024

The latest weather update, issued at 4:00 AM, February 23, 2024, indicates the influence of Easterlies across the Philippines, leading to various weather conditions across different regions.

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Northern Mindanao, Caraga, and Davao Region: Expect cloudy skies accompanied by scattered rain showers and thunderstorms in these areas. The presence of Easterlies triggers these weather patterns, increasing the likelihood of moderate to heavy rainfall. Residents should remain vigilant as possible flash floods or landslides could occur.

Metro Manila and the Rest of the Country: Partly cloudy to cloudy skies are anticipated with isolated rain showers or thunderstorms. Easterlies combined with localized thunderstorms contribute to these weather conditions. While the rainfall may be sporadic, severe thunderstorms could lead to flash floods or landslides in certain areas.

Wind and Coastal Water Conditions: In extreme Northern Luzon, moderate to strong winds blowing from the East to Northeast are expected, resulting in moderate to rough coastal waters. Waves may reach heights ranging from 1.2 to 3.1 meters. For the rest of the country, anticipate light to moderate winds also from the East to Northeast, with coastal waters ranging from slight to moderate, with waves reaching 0.6 to 2.5 meters.

General Flood Advisories: As of 6:00 AM, February 23, 2024, the following regions have been issued General Flood Advisories due to the impact of Easterlies:

  • Region 10 (Northern Mindanao)
  • Region 11 (Davao Region)
  • Region 13 (CARAGA)

Forecast for Visayas, Palawan, and Occidental Mindoro: Expect partly cloudy to cloudy skies with rain showers and/or thunderstorms throughout the day. Easterlies and localized thunderstorms are responsible for these weather conditions. Winds will be light to moderate, blowing from the East to Northeast, with slight to moderate seas.

While some regions may experience relatively stable weather conditions, others should prepare for the possibility of heavy rainfall, thunderstorms, and associated hazards such as flash floods or landslides. Stay informed through official weather updates and take necessary precautions to ensure safety and minimize risks during adverse weather conditions.

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