Monday, September 24, 2018
Close  
  • share this

LPA coming but no tropical depression seen – Pagasa

/ 11:14 PM February 22, 2018

A low pressure area was expected to enter the Philippine area of responsibility on Friday afternoon, the state weather bureau said.

The LPA was last spotted 1,540 kilometers east of Mindanao, weather forecaster Gener Quitlong of the Philippine Atmospheric Geophysical and Astronomical Services Administration said on Thursday.

ADVERTISEMENT

But the weather disturbance was not expected to intensify into a tropical depression in the next 48 hours.

The northeast monsoon continues to affect extreme northern Luzon, Pagasa said.

FEATURED STORIES

Ilocos Norte, Batanes and Babuyan Group of Islands will have partly cloudy to cloudy skies with isolated light rains.

The easterlies, meanwhile, were affecting the eastern portion of the country.

Metro Manila and the rest of the country will have partly cloudy to cloudy skies with isolated rains./ac

Read Next
Don't miss out on the latest news and information.
View comments

Subscribe to INQUIRER PLUS to get access to The Philippine Daily Inquirer & other 70+ titles, share up to 5 gadgets, listen to the news, download as early as 4am & share articles on social media. Call 896 6000.

TAGS: Gener Quitlong, Low pressure area, Pagasa weather updates, Philippine news updates, Philippine typhoons
For feedback, complaints, or inquiries, contact us.


© Copyright 1997-2018 INQUIRER.net | All Rights Reserved

We use cookies to ensure you get the best experience on our website. By continuing, you are agreeing to our use of cookies. To find out more, please click this link.