The Ridge of High Pressure Area remains to be the dominant weather system over Luzon. Based on PAGASA’s weekly outlook, it is likely to prevail until the end of May.
This weather system presents hot and humid weather conditions in the Philippines. Skies will be partly cloudy to cloudy with chances of localized thunderstorms in the afternoon or evening.
The weather bureau advises everyone to bring umbrellas, wear light-colored clothes and to drink water often for hydration. PAGASA also encourages Filipinos to monitor weather updates.
Meanwhile, the Philippine Red Cross will conduct a metro-wide earthquake drill from 3pm to 8pm today.
This initiative serves to teach the people what to do when an earthquake hits and where to seek refuge.
Here are the chosen schools transected by the West Valley Fault wherein the earthquake drills will be held: