Pagasa weather bulletin today: Isolated rains may cause mudflow in Taal ashfall affected areas

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Pagasa weather bulletin today: Isolated rains in Taal ashfall affected areas such as Batangas, Cavite, Laguna, and Quezon.

At 3:00 AM today, the Low Pressure Area (LPA) was estimated based on all available data at 670 km East Northeast of Guiuan, Eastern Samar (12.5 °N,131.7 °E). Tail End of a Cold Front affecting the Visayas.

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Pagasa weather bulletin today

PlaceWeather ConditionCaused ByImpacts
Eastern and Central VisayasCloudy skies with scattered rains and thunderstormsTail End of a Cold FrontPossible flash floods or landslides due to scattered light to moderate to at times heavy rains
Batangas, Cavite, Laguna, and QuezonCloudy skies with isolated rains and thunderstormsVolcanic ActivityPossible reduced visibility and mudflow during ashfall and light to moderate rains
Cagayan Valley, Cordillera Administrative Region, and AuroraCloudy skies with light rainsNortheast MonsoonPossible occasional strong winds especially in coastal and mountainous areas
Ilocos RegionPartly cloudy to cloudy skies with isolated light rainsNortheast MonsoonPossible intermittent strong winds especially in coastal and mountainous areas
Metro Manila and the rest of the countryPartly cloudy to cloudy skies with isolated rain showersLocalized ThunderstormsPossible flash floods or landslides during severe thunderstorms

 

A mudflow or mudflow is a form of mass wasting involving “very rapid to extremely rapid surging flow” of debris that has become partially or fully liquified by the addition of significant amounts of water to the source material.

Everyone in the said areas is advised to take precautions as the mudflow can make roads slippery, which can road cause accidents.

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