NE monsoon to bring light rains over Luzon Saturday

MANILA -- The northeast monsoon affecting northern and central Luzon will bring light rains over the island, the state weather bureau said.

Cloudy skies with scattered rains and isolated thunderstorms will prevail over Bicol and Quezon, while cloudy skies with light rains will be experienced in the Cordillera region, Cagayan Valley and Aurora, Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical and Astronomical Services Administration (PAGASA) said.

Partly cloudy to cloudy skies with isolated light rains will prevail over Metro Manila, Ilocos and the rest of central Luzon.

The rest of the country will have partly cloudy to cloudy skies with isolated rainshowers due to localized thunderstorms, according to PAGASA.

Meanwhile, strong to gale winds will blow over northern Luzon and the eastern part of central and southern Luzon. Coastal waters along these areas will be rough to very rough.

Moderate to strong winds will prevail over the eastern section of Visayas and the rest of Luzon. Coastal waters along these areas will be moderate to rough.

Elsewhere, winds will be light to moderate with slight to moderate seas, PAGASA said. (PNA)

Source: Philippine News Agency