1 week LPA east of Mindanao may intensify into a tropical depression MB
The low pressure area (LPA) east of Mindanao may intensify into a tropical depression within 24 to 48 hours while moving towards Eastern Visayas or Bicol Region by mid-week.In its 5 p.m. bulletin issued on Sunday, the Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical and Astronomical Services Administration (PAGASA) estimated the location of the LPA at 735 kilometers (km) east of Hinatuan, Surigao del Sur.Meanwhile, the LPA west of Luzon or at 190 km west-southwest of Sinait, Ilocos Sur may continue to enhance the southwest monsoon or “habagat.” This weather disturbance will continue to move away from the country in the next few days.However, the LPA-enhanced ... more