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Aparri tutustahin sa 47°C heat index

MANILA, Philippines – Posibleng umabot sa 47 degrees Celsius ang heat index sa Aparri, Cagayan ngayong Biyernes, Mayo 31.

Kasabay nito, nasa 42 iba pang lugar sa bansa ang makararanas ng “danger” level na heat index sa kabila na idineklara ng PAGASA ang pagsisimula ng tag-ulan noong Mayo 29.

Ang heat index ay ang “measure of the contribution that high humidity makes with abnormally high temperatures in reducing the body’s ability to cool itself.”

Maituturing na nasa “danger category” ang heat index kapag ito ay mula 42 degrees hanggang 51 degrees Celsius at posibleng magdulot ng heat cramps, heat exhaustion, at heat stroke.

Narito ang mga lugar na inaasahang makararanas ng heat index na mas mataas sa 42 degrees Celsius:

Laoag City, Ilocos Norte – 46ºC
Dagupan City, Pangasinan – 46ºC
Tuguegarao City, Cagayan – 46ºC
MMSU, Batac, Ilocos Norte – 45ºC
Catarman, Northern Samar – 45ºC
Baler (Radar), Aurora – 45ºC
Casiguran, Aurora – 45ºC
Alabat, Quezon – 45ºC
Sinait, Ilocos Sur – 44ºC
Bacnotan, La Union – 44ºC
ISU Echague, Isabela – 44ºC
Infanta, Quezon – 44ºC
Virac (Synop), Catanduanes – 44ºC
Catbalogan, Samar – 44ºC
Tacloban City, Leyte – 44ºC
Butuan City, Agusan del Norte – 44ºC
Sangley Point, Cavite – 43ºC
Ambulong, Tanauan Batangas – 43ºC
Masbate City, Masbate – 43ºC
CBSUA-Pili , Camarines Sur – 43ºC
Mambusao, Capiz – 43ºC
Guiuan, Eastern Samar – 43ºC
Maasin, Southern Leyte – 43ºC
Zamboanga City, Zamboanga del Sur – 43ºC
Naia Pasay City, Metro Manila – 42ºC
Calayan, Cagayan – 42ºC
NVSU Bayombong, Nueva Vizcaya – 42ºC
Iba, Zambales – 42ºC
CLZU Muñoz, Nueva Ecija – 42ºC
Calapan, Oriental Mindoro – 42ºC
San Jose, Occidental Mindoro – 42ºC
Puerto Princesa City, Palawan – 42ºC
Daet, Camarines Norte – 42ºC
Legazpi City, Albay – 42ºC
Juban, Sorsogon – 42ºC
Roxas City, Capiz – 42ºC
Iloilo City, Iloilo – 42ºC
Dumangas, Iloilo – 42ºC
Mactan International Airport, Cebu – 42ºC
Siquijor, Siquijor – 42ºC
VSU-Baybay, Leyte – 42ºC
Dipolog, Zamboanga del Norte – 42ºC. RNT/JGC