NDRRMC Update: SitRep No. 13 re Effects of enhanced Southwest Monsoon

from Government of the Philippines
Published on 19 Jul 2015 View Original


Southwest Monsoon was enhanced by Severe Tropical Storm (STS) "Egay" which was developed inside the Philippine Area of Responsibility (PAR) on 02 July 2015 and exited the PAR on 07 July 2015. Subsequently, Typhoon "Falcon" entered the PAR on 07 July 2015 and exited on 10 July 2015.

The southwest monsoon brought moderate to occasionally heavy rains over Luzon and Visayas especially over the western sections and triggered the occurrence of flooding in several areas in Regions I, Ill, and NCR. Subsequently, landslide incidents was reported in Regions Ill, NCR, and CAR as the Southwest Monsoon continues to be experienced in llocos, Cordillera, Benguet, Zambales, Bataan, Pangasinan, Metro Manila, Cagayan Valley, and Central Luzon to date.