The thick rain bands associated with TROPICAL DEPRESSION 19W (KIKO) and its TROUGH are expected to bring Moderate, Heavy to Extreme Rainfall (30 to more than 100 mm) over Cagayan, Apayao, Kalinga, Isabela, Abra, Ilocos Norte, Ilocos Sur, Central and Northern Benguet, Northern La Union, Ifugao, Mountain Province, Batanes and Babuyan Group of Islands – beginning today through Wednesday morning (September 06). The rains will be more frequent along the coastal and mountain slope areas of these affected provinces. Hence, the ORANGE, RED, and VIOLET Rain Alerts (Severe Weather Warnings) have been hoisted along these areas. Residents are advised to take precautionary measures against possible flash floods and landslides.
WeatherPhilippines has upgraded its features with a current warning menu. Within this menu there are wind and rain warnings. These warnings will give you color coded alerts depending on its severity. This will show you an overview of the entire Philippine map and quickly determine weather warning alerts. This feature is currently available and ready for use. Below is the Weather Severity Matrix.