Cloudiness, showers likely till Saturday afternoon

By Catherine Teves

September 8, 2017, 7:33 pm

MANILA -- Partly cloudy to cloudy skies apart from isolated rain showers are possible in Metro Manila and rest of the country due to localized thunderstorms, according to the Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical and Astronomical Services Administration (PAGASA). 

In its 24-hour forecast released Friday afternoon, the weather bureau said ridge of a high-pressure area is affecting Luzon. 

PAGASA also forecast slight to moderate coastal waters nationwide, expecting light to moderate winds from the northeast to east over Luzon and the Visayas as well as from the south to southeast over Mindanao.  (PNA