LPA spotted outside PAR

Easterlies, the warm and humid air from the Pacific, continue to prevail.
 
Because of this weather system, a sweltering 38 degrees Celsius was recorded in Tuguegarao City and Subic Bay, Olongapo yesterday.
 
Today, humid weather continues in the country except in Caraga and Davao Region where residents can expect cloudy skies with scattered rains and thunderstorms, which may trigger flooding and landslides. In the remaining parts of the country, partly cloudy to cloudy skies is forecast with chances of isolated rain showers. There is no gale warning raised today, which means small and large sea vessels can venture out into the sea.
 
While the humid weather continues, a new weather disturbance was spotted outside the Philippine Area of Responsibility (PAR).
 
In an interview with Panahon TV, PAGASA Weather Forecaster Gener Quitlong said that the Low Pressure Area (LPA) was spotted at 1,540 kilometers east of Mindanao. Quitlong adde that the LPA may enter PAR within 24 to48 hours although its chance of intensifying into a Tropical Cyclone remains low.
 

 

Desserie Dionio

Desserie Dionio

Weather Reporter at Panahon TV

Desserie’s passion for Journalism roots from her stint as a Features Writer for the Tandang Sora National High School’s school paper. A graduate of Bachelor in Broadcast Communication from the Polytechnic University of the Philippines (PUP) Manila, she started her career as a news writer and social media administrator. To date, Desserie works as a Social Media Strategist and Weather Reporter for PanahonTV. She believes that the simplest changes in our everyday lives can make the world a better place.