DEPARTMENT OF SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY

  Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical and Astronomical Services Administration

Daily Weather

Synopsis

Issued at 4:00 AM, 17 February 2021

SYNOPSIS: Tail-end of a Frontal System (Shear Line) affecting the eastern section of Visayas and Mindanao. Northeast Monsoon affecting Luzon.

ACTIVE TROPICAL CYCLONE OUTSIDE PAR AS OF 3:00 AM TODAY
TROPICAL DEPRESSION
LOCATION: 1,080 EAST OF MINDANAO (6.9N, 135.6E)
MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS: 45 KPH
GUSTINESS: UP TO 55 KPH
MOVEMENT: WESTWARD SLOWLY

 Forecast Weather Conditions

Place Weather Condition Caused By Impacts
Visayas, Caraga, Northern Mindanao, SOCCSKSARGEN and Zamboanga Peninsula Cloudy skies with scattered rainshowers and thunderstorms Tail-end of a Frontal System Possible flash floods or landslides due to moderate with at times heavy rains

 

Department of Environment and Natural Resources

MINES AND GEOSCIENCES BUREAU

Regional Office No. X

 

Rain-Induced Landslide and Flood Threat Advisory
For Region X (Northern Mindanao)

Issued at 8:30 A.M., 2021. February 17

The Provincial/City/Municipal Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Councils/Offices are respectfully advised to be vigilant and to take precautionary measures in view of the Tropical Depression which could have possible adverse impact on the local population, on health, on public and private infrastructure, on the economy.

The Barangay Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Committees (BDRRMCs) are kindly advised to coordinate with their City/Municipal Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council/Office (C/M DRRMC/O) to plan for any emergency, including evacuation measures.  Caution should be taken that evacuation centers are located in safe areas, that these should not be located in landslide-/flood-/hazard-prone areas.

All these measures should be hand-in-hand with safety and health protocols in view of the pandemic.

Everyone is please advised to keep informed on the latest weather bulletin from PAGASA (Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical and Astronomical Services Administration).

Thank you.