PAGASA: LPA to bring rains over Aurora, nearby provinces Wednesday

By on March 21, 2017


The low pressure area (LPA) will cause rains over Aurora and nearby provinces, state weather agency Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical and Astronomical Services Administration (PAGASA) said Wednesday.  (Photo: PAGASA Weather Center/ Facebook)
The low pressure area (LPA) will cause rains over Aurora and nearby provinces, state weather agency Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical and Astronomical Services Administration (PAGASA) said Wednesday. (Photo: PAGASA Weather Center/ Facebook)

MANILA—The low pressure area (LPA) will cause rains over Aurora and nearby provinces, state weather agency Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical and Astronomical Services Administration (PAGASA) said Wednesday.

In its 24-hour forecast, PAGASA said the LPA was last spotted at 55 km south of Baler, Aurora.

Cloudy skies with moderate to occasionally heavy rains and isolated thunderstorms which may trigger flashfloods and landslides is also expected over Quezon and Isabela provinces.

Cloudy skies with light to moderate rains and isolated thunderstorms will be experienced over Metro Manila, Cordillera Administrative region, and the rest of Cagayan Valley, central Luzon and Calabarzon.

PAGASA also said the easterlies are currently affecting the eastern section of Visayas and Mindanao.

The rest of the country may experience partly cloudy to cloudy skies with isolated rainshowers or thunderstorms.

Moderate to strong winds blowing from northeast will prevail over northern Luzon, and its coastal waters will be moderate to rough.

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