Weather Update Philippines December 23 2023

Weather Update Philippines December 23 2023
Weather Update Philippines December 23 2023

Weather Update Philippines December 23 2023

Northern Luzon

Local Weather Situation: Shear Line affecting the eastern sections of Luzon. Northeast Monsoon affecting the rest of Northern and Central Luzon.

Forecast: Cloudy skies with scattered showers and thunderstorms will be experienced in Mainland Cagayan, Isabela and Aurora due to the Shear Line. Cloudy weather with rains will be experienced in the provinces of Batanes, Babuyan Islands, Quirino, Nueva Vizcaya, Ilocos Norte, Ilocos Sur, Abra, Benguet, Apayao, Kalinga, Mountain Province and Ifugao while partly cloudy to cloudy skies with scattered light rains in La Union and Pangasinan due to the North Wind.

Moderate to strong winds from the Northeast will prevail in Northern Luzon and the Province of Aurora. Beaches will be rough to very rough.

National Capital Region

Weather Situation: Quezon Province will experience cloudy skies with scattered rainshowers and thunderstorms. Meanwhile, Metro Manila, Central Luzon (except Aurora), and the rest of CALABARZON will have partly cloudy to cloudy skies with rains. Light to strong winds blowing from the northeast will prevail and the coastal waters along these areas will be slight to rough.

Southern Luzon

Forecast: Cloudy skies with scattered rainshowers and thunderstorms will be experience over Camarines Norte. While, partly cloudy to cloudy skies with isolated rainshowers or thunderstorms will prevail over Northern Samar, Marinduque, Oriental Mindoro, Romblon, and rest of Bicol Region. Moderate to strong winds blowing from east to northeast will prevail along these areas, with moderate to rough seas.

Visayas

Forecast: 

Kalayaan Islands will have cloudy skies with scattered rainshowers and thunderstorms due to Trough of LPA.

The whole Visayas, rest of Palawan and Occidental Mindoro will have partly cloudy to cloudy skies w/ isolated rainshowers or thunderstorms due to Easterlies / Localized Thunderstorms.

Moderate to strong winds from East to Northeast will prevail over Eastern Visayas, Palawan including Kalayaan Islands, and Occidental Mindoro with moderate to rough seas.

Light to moderate winds from East to Northeast will prevail over the rest of Visayas with slight to moderate seas.

Mindanao

Forecast: Mindanao will have partly cloudy to cloudy skies with isolated rainshowers or thunderstorms due to Easterlies / Localized Thunderstorms. Moderate to strong winds from east to northeast prevails on the eastern section of Mindanao with moderate to rough seas (1.2 to 3.0 meters). Elsewhere, light to moderate winds from east to northeast with slight to moderate seas (0.6 to 2.5 meters).

Forecast Weather Conditions

Place Weather Condition Impacts
Mainland Cagayan, Isabela, Aurora, Quezon, Camarines Norte, and Kalayaan Islands Cloudy skies with scattered rainshowers and thunderstorms Possible flash floods or landslides due to moderate to heavy rains
Metro Manila, Cordillera Administrative Region, the rest of Cagayan Valley, Ilocos Norte, Ilocos Sur, Cavite, Laguna, and Rizal Cloudy skies with rains Possible flash floods or landslides due to moderate to at times heavy rains
Palawan, Visayas, and Mindanao Partly cloudy to cloudy skies with isolated rainshowers or thunderstorms Possible flash floods or landslides during severe thunderstorms
The rest of Luzon Partly cloudy to cloudy skies with isolated light rains No significant impact