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PHILIPPINE ATMOSPHERIC, GEOPHYSICAL ANDASTRONOMICAL SERVICES ADMINISTRATION (PAGASA)
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SEVERE WEATHER BULLETIN NUMBER EIGHTTROPICAL CYCLONE WARNING: TYPHOON “LABUYO”(UTOR)ISSUED AT 11:00 AM, 11 AUGUST 2013
(Valid for broadcast until the next bulletin to be issued at 5 PM today).
TYPHOON “LABUYO” CONTINUES TO POSE A THREAT OVER EASTERN LUZON AS IT MOVES CLOSER TO THEAURORA PROVINCE.
Location of eye/center:
today, the eye of Typhoon
was located based on all available data at
160 kmNortheast of Virac, Catanduanes or 270 km EastNortheast of Daet, Camarines Norte
Maximum sustained winds of
near the center and gustiness of
Forecast to move
is expected to be in the vicinity
by tomorrow morning. ByTuesday morning, it will be at
270 km Northwest of Sinait, Ilocos Norte
in the Northwest boundary of PAR.
PUBLIC STORM WARNING SIGNAL
PSWS Luzon Visayas Mindanao Potential Impacts of the Winds
#3(Winds of 101-185 kph isexpected in atleast 18 hrs)
Catanduanes, CamarinesProvinces, Northern QuezonProvince including PolilioIsland, Aurora and Isabela
Heavy damage to agriculture
Some large trees uprooted
Majority of nipa and cogon houses unroofedor destroyed, considerable damage tostructures of light to medium construction
Moderate to heavy disruption of electricalpower and communication services
Travel by land, sea and air is dangerous
(Winds of 61-100kph is expected in atleast 24 hrs)Sorsogon, Albay, Rizal, Restof Quezon, Laguna, Bulacan,Nueva Ecija, Quirino, NuevaViscaya, Benguet, Ifugao, Mt.Province, Kalinga andCagayan
Moderate damage to agriculture
Rice and corn adversely affected
Few large trees uprooted
Large number of nipa and cogon housespartially or totally unroofed
Some old galvanized iron roofing may roll off
Travel by all types of sea vessels is risky
Travel by all types of aircrafts is risky
(Winds of 45-60 kphis expected withinthe next 36 hours)Calayan and Babuyan Groupof Islands, Ilocos Norte, IlocosSur, Apayao, Abra , La Union,Pangasinan, Tarlac,Zambales, Pampanga,Bataan, Cavite, Batangas,Marinduque, Burias and TicaoIslands and Metro Manila
Twigs and branches of trees may be broken
Some banana plants may tilt or land flat onthe ground
Rice in flowering stage may suffer significantdamage
Some nipa and cogon houses may bepartially unroofed
Sea travel of small seacrafts and fishingboats is risky
Estimated rainfall amount is from
7.5 – 25 mm per hour (heavy - intense
) within the
diameter of Typhoon.
Residents in low lying and mountainous areas under signal #3,#2 & #1 are alerted against possible flashfloods and landslides.Likewise, those living in coastal areas under signal #3 and #2 are alerted against storm surges.
Typhoon “Labuyo” will enhance the Southwest Monsoon which will bring moderate to occasionally heavy rains over the SouthernLuzon and Western Visayas.
Sea travel is risky over the seaboards of Palawan and Visayas.
The public and the disaster coordinating councils concerned are advised to take appropriate actions and watch for the next bulletinto be issued at 5 PM today.
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