The northeast monsoon or “hanging amihan” will continue to affect the country and bring light rains in northern Luzon, while most parts of the country will experience fair weather on Friday, the Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical and Astronomical Services Administration (PAGASA) said.
For Friday’s forecast, the state weather bureau said cloudy skies with light rains will be experienced over the provinces of Ilocos Norte, Apayao, Batanes and Cagayan including Calayan and Babuyan group of islands while partly cloudy to cloudy skies with isolated light rains is expected over Metro Manila and the rest of Luzon.
Partly cloudy to cloudy skies with rainshowers or thunderstorms will prevail over the rest of the country.
A gale warning signal was issued due to the effects of the northeast monsoon as the sea condition would be rough to very rough due to strong to gale force winds expected to affect the seaboards of northern Luzon.(PNA)