Archive | March 19, 2012

Low Pressure Area over the PI / Western Pacific Weather Update, 19 MAR 2012

Across the North a Stataionary boundary with a developing Low coming off of China is bringing rain to the region. Meanwhile Pagasa has warned on a LPA currently located in the Central Philippines.  The text below was taken from there most recent bulletin on the area.

At 8:00 am today, The Low Pressure Area (LPA) East Southeast of Surigao City has dissipated. Meanwhile, another Low Pressure Area (LPA) was estimated based on Hinatuan radar, satellite, and surface data at 300 km East of Surigao City (9.5°N, 128.5°E). This weather system will bring cloudy skies with scattered rainshowers and thunderstorms over Southern Luzon, Visayas and Mindanao becoming widespread over Bicol Region, Visayas and Northeastern Mindanao.

Lastly we are still watching Invest Area 94W for possible development by mid-week.