Monsoon rain in parts of Luzon, West Visayas Thursday

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Luzon and Western Visayas will still the effects of the monsoon, even as tropical storm Trami (Philippine codename Maring) moves toward eastern China

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MANILA, Philippines – The southwest monsoon will continue affecting parts of the country on Thursday, August 22, but weather will continue to improve as the weekend approaches.

Luzon and Western Visayas will still the effects of the monsoon, even as tropical storm Trami (Philippine codename Maring) moves toward eastern China, state weather bureau PAGASA said.

On Thursday, monsoon rains are expected in the following ares:

  • Metro Manila
  • Ilocos 
  • Central Luzon
  • Benguet
  • Batanes
  • Babuyan Islands

Residents should be on the lookout for possible flash floods and landslides, the bureau said in its 24-hour public weather forecast.

Western Visayas and the rest of Luzon will have cloudy skies with light to moderate rain, while the rest of the archipelago will have partly cloudy to cloudy skies with isolated rain, the bureau said.

Prevailing winds will come from the south to southwest.

City Forecast Temperature
Range
Metro Manila Monsoon rain 23°C-28°C
Tuguegarao Cloudy with rainshowers or thunderstorms 24°C-31°C
Laoag Monsoon rain  24°C-28°C
Baguio Monsoon rain 15°C-18°C
Subic/Olongapo; Clark/Angeles Monsoon rain 23°C-28°C
Tagaytay   Cloudy with rainshowers or thunderstorms  21°C-27°C 
Legazpi Cloudy with rainshowers or thunderstorms 25°C-31°C 
Puerto Princesa Cloudy with rainshowers or thunderstorm 25°C-31°C
Iloilo/Bacolod Cloudy with rainshowers or thunderstorms 25°C-30°C
Metro Cebu Partly cloudy to at times cloudy skies
with isolated rainshowers or 
thunderstorms
26°C-32°C
Tacloban Partly cloudy to at times cloudy skies
with isolated rainshowers or 
thunderstorms
26°C-33°C
Cagayan de Oro Partly cloudy to at times cloudy skies
with isolated rainshowers or 
thunderstorms
23°C-31°C
Metro Davao   Partly cloudy to at times cloudy skies
with isolated rainshowers or thunderstorm
s
25°C-32°C
Zamboanga   Partly cloudy to at times cloudy skies
with isolated rainshowers or 
thunderstorms
24°C-31°C

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