Pagasa spots low pressure area near Palawan-A A +A
Monday, September 9, 2013
A LOW pressure area (LPA) near Palawan may trigger flashfloods and landslides over parts of Southern Luzon Monday, the state weather bureau said Monday.
In its 5 a.m. bulletin, the Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical and Astronomical Services Administration (Pagasa) said the LPA was estimated at 180 km North of Puerto Princesa City as of 4 a.m.
Pagasa said the LPA was embedded along the Intertropical Convergence Zone across Palawan, Visayas and Mindanao.
Meanwhile, Mimaropa and Calabarzon will experience "cloudy skies with moderate to occasionally heavy rain and thunderstorms which may trigger flashfloods and landslides," it said.
Pagasa said Metro Manila, Ilocos, Bicol, Visayas and Mindanao will have "cloudy skies with light to moderate rain showers and thunderstorms."
It added the rest of Luzon will be "partly cloudy to cloudy with isolated rain showers or thunderstorms. (JK/Sunnex)