Thursday, June 4, 2009

Weather Update Dissemination for Bacolod City

As of 1:30PM
L0 (BLACK)= Clear/partly cloudy with some cloudy
L1 (GRAY)= Cloudy with some overcast
L2 (YELLOW)= Overcast with some drizzle
L3 (BLUE)= Drizzle with some light rain/shower
L4 (DARK RED)= Light to moderate rain/shower
L5 (PINK)= Moderate to heavy rain/shower
L6 (GREEN)= Heavy to very heavy rain/shower
L7 (WHITE)= Very heavy to blinding rain/shower

Issued At: 5:00 a.m., 04 June 2009
Valid Beginning:5:00 a.m. today until 5:00 a.m. tomorrow

At 2:00 a.m. today, a Low Pressure Area (LPA) was estimated based on satellite and surface data at 375 kms east of Extreme Luzon (20.5°N; 126.0°E). Southwest monsoon affecting Luzon and Visayas.

Luzon will experience monsoon rains which may triggger flashfloods and landslides over the western section while Visayas will have cloudy skies with scattered rainshowers and thunderstorms. The rest of the country will be partly cloudy to cloudy with isolated rainshowers or thunderstorms mostly in the afeternoon or evening. Moderate to strong winds blowing from the southwest will prevail over Luzon and Visayas and the coastal waters along these areas will be moderate to rough. Elsewhere winds will be light to moderate coming from the south and southwest with slight to moderate seas except during thunderstorms.