PAGASA Weather Update February 24, 2023: Northeast Monsoon Continues to Affect Luzon

MANILA, Philippines – The Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical, and Astronomical Services Administration (PAGASA) releases the latest weather update.

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Forecast Weather Conditions

There is no active Tropical Cyclone or other severe weather conditions within and outside the Philippine Area of Responsibility. The sky will also be less cloudy today except for several parts of Northern Luzon. However, the Northeast Monsoon will continue to affect Luzon.

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Cagayan Valley, Apayao, Kalinga, Mountain Province, and Ifugao will be experiencing “cloudy skies with rains” today due to the Northeast Monsoon. This weather condition will cause “possible flash floods or landslides due to moderate with, at times. heavy rains.”

Palawan, Visayas, and Mindanao will have “partly cloudy to cloudy skies with isolated rainshowers or thunderstorms” due to the localized thunderstorms. Residents in these areas should prepare for “possible flash floods or landslides during severe thunderstorms.”

Metro Manila and the rest of Luzon can rest easy today as the Northeast Monsoon will only bring “partly cloudy to at times cloudy skies with light rains” to these regions. This weather condition brings “no significant impact” to the land areas.

Wind and Coastal Water Conditions

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Luzon will experience moderate to strong winds moving from the northeast to the north. The condition of its coastal water will be moderate to rough (2.5 to 4.5 meters).

The eastern sections of Visayas and Mindanao can also expect moderate to strong winds, moving from the east to the northeast, with moderate to rough coastal water conditions (1.2 to 2.8 meters).

The rest of the country will have light to moderate wind conditions, and their direction will be to the northeast. These areas can expect slight to moderate coastal water conditions (0.6 to 2.5 meters).

Temperature and Relative Humidity

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Here are the reported temperature and relative humidity in the Philippines as of February 24, 2023:

  • Max Temperature will be 32.0°C at 1:55 PM
  • Minimum Temperature will be 23.0°C at 5:00 AM
  • Max Relative Humidity is 90% at 5:00 AM
  • Minimum Relative Humidity is 56% at 1:55 PM

Philippine Cities Weather Forecast

Here are the reported weather conditions in the Philippine Cities as of February 24, 2023:

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Contact PAGASA

Should you have weather-related concerns, you may also reach PAGASA at the following contact details:

  • Facebook: @PAGASA.DOST.GOV.PH
  • Twitter: @dost_pagasa
  • Email: [email protected]
  • Contact Number: (02) 8284-0800


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