PAGASA warns of flashflood/landslide as northeast monsoon to bring heavy rains over Aurora and Quezon provinces


Flashfloods and landslides threatens the provinces of Aurora and Quezon due to heavy rains brought by northeast monsoon affecting Northern Luzon, the state weather bureau said on Thursday.

PAGASA said that trough of Low Pressure Area (LPA) also continues to affect Mindanao.

In its Thursday forecast, PAGASA said the provinces of Aurora and Quezon will experience cloudy skies with moderate to occasionally heavy rains and thunderstorms which may trigger flashfloods and landslides. Meanwhile, Cagayan Valley, Bicol and Davao region will have cloudy skies with light to moderate rainshowers and thunderstorms.

It added that the regions of Cordillera and Ilocos will be cloudy with light rains while Metro Manila and the rest of the country will have partly cloudy to cloudy skies with isolated rainshowers or thunderstorms.

PAGASA added that moderate to strong winds blowing from the northeast will prevail over Luzon and its coastal waters will be moderate to rough.

Elsewhere, winds will be light to moderate coming from the east to northeast with slight to moderate seas.

PAGASA also said strong to gale-force winds associated with the northeast monsoon may affect the northern and eastern seaboards of Luzon.

“Fishing boats and other small seacrafts are advised not to venture out into the sea while larger sea vessels are alerted against big waves,” it said. PNA


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