The Low Pressure Area (LPA) and southwest monsoon (habagat) will bring cloudy skies with scattered rain showers over parts of the country on Friday, PAGASA reported.
At 3 a.m., the LPA was estimated at 310 kilometers east of Borongan City, Eastern Samar.
The weather bureau continues to monitor the tropical cyclone outside the Philippine Area of Responsibility (PAR).
As of 3 a.m., Typhoon Lan is located 2,235 kilometers east northeast of extreme Northern Luzon packing maximum sustained winds of 155 kilometers per hour near the center, gustiness up to 190 km/h and moving north northwestward at the speed of 10 km/h.
The Visayas, Mindanao, Catanduanes, Sorsogon, Albay, Masbate, and the northern portion of Palawan will have cloudy skies with scattered rain showers and thunderstorms due to the LPA and southwest monsoon with the possibility that flooding or landslides will occur due to moderate to at times heavy rains.
Metro Manila and the rest of the country will have partly cloudy to cloudy skies with isolated rain showers or thunderstorms due to the southwest monsoon and localized thunderstorms with flash floods or landslides occurring during severe thunderstorms.
The wind speed forecast for Luzon is moderate to strong moving in the southwest to west direction while coastal waters will be moderate to rough.
The Visayas and Mindanao will experience light to moderate wind speed moving southwestward with slight to moderate coastal waters.
Sunrise will be at 5:41 a.m., sunset at 6:21 p.m. — BAP, GMA Integrated News