FOR: LOW PRESSURE AREA

ISSUED AT: 11:00 AM, 25 JUNE 2016

AT 10:00 AM TODAY, THE LOW PRESSURE AREA (LPA) OVER THE EAST PHILIPPINE SEA WAS ESTIMATED AT 850 KM EAST OF SURIGAO CITY, SURIGAO DEL NORTE (9.1° N, 133.2° E). MEANWHILE, ANOTHER LOW PRESSURE AREA (LPA) WAS SPOTTED AT 160 KM SOUTHEAST OF HINATUAN, SURIGAO DEL SUR (7.5° N, 127.5° E)

THESE TWO LPA ARE EMBEDDED ALONG THE INTERTROPICAL CONVERGENCE ZONE (ITCZ) WHICH WILL BRING LIGHT TO MODERATE RAINS AND THUNDERSTORMS OVER SOUTHERN LUZON, VISAYAS AND MINDANAO TODAY AND ONWARDS.