Farm Weather Forecast
Synopsis

Shear Line affecting extreme Northern Luzon. Easterlies affecting the rest of the country.

Issued at: 8AM Friday, May 17, 2024
Valid until: 8AM Saturday, May 18, 2024
FWFA: O. 24 – 113
Forecast Area Agri-Weather Winds Temperature Relative Humidity Leaf Wetness
Batanes, Cagayan, and Isabela Cloudy skies with scattered rainshowers and thunderstorms Moderate to strong from northeas LOWLAND
23 – 35
UPLAND
20 – 33
55 – 98 2 – 6
Metro Manila and the rest of the country Partly cloudy to cloudy skies with isolated rainshowers or thunderstorm Ilocos Region, Cordillera Administrative Region, and the rest of Cagayan Valley – Moderate to strong from northeast; Rest of the country – Light to moderate from east to northeast LOWLAND
22 – 39
UPLAND
14 – 35
40 – 95 0 – 4

Soil Moisture Condition
Wet

n/a

Moist

Casiguran Aurora, Eastern Samar, and Davao del Norte

Dry

est of the country

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Farming Advisories

SHEAR LINE, EASTERLIES, THUNDERSTORMS AND MODERATE TO HEAVY RAINS Extreme heat causes internal water stress in crops, weakens and destroys standing crops. Watering crop during early

Fishing Advisories

No Gale warning issued Moderate to rough seas will be experienced over northern and western section of Northern Luzon while slight to moderate seas will be experienced over the rest of the archipelago. Still be reminded to be very careful in fishing, especially those using small seacraft. Always bring an emergency kit. Be updated for the latest weather updates and farm advisories from DOST- PAGASA.

Red Tide Alert
(Courtesy of BFAR, Shellfish Bulletin

All types of shellfish and Acetes sp. or alamang gathered from coastal waters coastal waters of Dauis and Tagbilaran City in Bohol; Matarinao Bay in Eastern Samar; Dumanquillas Bay in Zamboanga del Sur; and coastal waters of San Benito in Surigao del Norte are still not safe for human consumption. Moreover, coastal waters of Dauis and Tagbilaran City in Bohol, and Matarinao Bay in Eastern Samar are now positive for red tide toxin. Fish, squids, shrimps, and crabs are safe for human consumption provided that they are fresh and washed thoroughly, and internal organs such as gills and intestines are removed before cooking. Source:https://www.bfar.da.gov.ph/shellfish-bulletin-no-02-2022/

: MGA / MAM VERIFIED BY: MTR