PAGASA Weather Update January 25, 2023: LPA at 575 km East of Davao City and Northeast Monsoon Affecting Luzon and Visayas

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

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Forecast Weather Conditions

The Low-Pressure Area (LPA) continuously moves at a steady pace, and it’s currently 575 km East of Davao City (6.5°N, 130.8°E). Due to its presence within the Philippine Area of Responsibility (PAR), rainshowers and thunderstorms will occur today.

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Caraga, Davao Region, and Eastern and Central Visayas will have “cloudy skies with scattered rainshowers and thunderstorms” due to the LPA. Residents from these areas should prepare for “possible flash floods or landslides due to moderate to, at times, heavy rains.”

The Northeast Monsoon will affect several parts of Luzon and Visayas, bringing varying weather conditions. Cagayan Valley, Cordillera Administrative Region, Bicol Region, Aurora, and Quezon will experience “cloudy skies with rains,” also bringing “possible flash floods or landslides due to moderate to, at times, heavy rains.” On the other hand, Metro Manila and the rest of Luzon and Visayas will only experience “partly cloudy to cloudy skies with light rains,” bringing “no significant impact” on the land areas.

The rest of Mindanao and the southern portion of Palawan will be “partly cloudy to cloudy skies with isolated rainshowers or thunderstorms” due to the localized thunderstorms. This weather condition will cause “possible flash floods or landslides during severe thunderstorms.”

Wind and Coastal Water Conditions

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Northern and Central Luzon and the eastern sections of Southern Luzon and Visayas will experience moderate to strong winds moving to the northeast. The condition of its coastal water will be moderate to rough (2.5 to 5.0 meters).

The eastern section of Mindanao and the rest of Luzon and Visayas can also expect moderate to strong winds, moving to the northeast, with moderate to rough coastal water conditions (1.2 to 3.5 meters).

The rest of Mindanao will have light to moderate wind conditions, and their direction will be from northeast to north. 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 January 25, 2023:

  • Max Temperature will be 32.0°C at 3:00 PM
  • Minimum Temperature will be 22.0°C at 5:00 AM
  • Max Relative Humidity is 91% at 5:00 AM
  • Minimum Relative Humidity is 47% at 3:00 PM

Philippine Cities Weather Forecast

Here are the reported weather conditions in the Philippine Cities as of January 25, 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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