Widespread floods caused by Southwest Monsoon rains continue to affect The Philippines, resulting in casualties.
According to the Disaster Response Operations Monitoring and Information Centre (DSWD-DROMIC), more than 570,240 people are affected and 42,111 of these are displaced. Floods have damaged at least 293 houses, with 69 destroyed.
Flood warnings have been issued for the Ilocos Region (north-western coast of Luzon Island, northern Philippines). Moderate to heavy and locally very heavy rainfall is forecast over central and northern Luzon island, and western Mindoro Island.