Republic of the Philippines
Department of Science and Technology
PHILIPPINE ATMOSPHERIC, GEOPHYSICAL ANDASTRONOMICAL SERVICES ADMINISTRATION (PAGASA)
Weather Forecasting Section, Weather Branch
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WEATHER BULLETIN NUMBER EIGHTTROPICAL CYCLONE WARNING: TYPHOON
ISSUED AT 5:00 AM, 19 SEPTEMBER 2013
(Valid for broadcast until the next bulletin to be issued at 11AM today)
INTENSIFIED FURTHER AS IT CONTINUOUS TO MOVE CLOSER TOWARDS NORTHERNLUZON.
Location of eye/center:
today, the center of Typhoon
was located based on all availabledata at
630 km East of Tuguegarao City(17.2
Maximum sustained winds of
near thecenter and gustiness of up to
Forecast to move
is expected to be at
370 kmEast of Aparri, Cagayan or at 400 kmSoutheast of Basco, Batanes
by tomorrowmorning and at
100 km Southeast of Basco,Batanes
by Saturday morning
By Sundaymorning, it is expected to be at
200 kmNorthwest of Basco, Batanes or at 90 kmSouthwest of Taiwan.
PUBLIC STORM WARNING SIGNAL
PSWS Luzon Visayas Mindanao Potential Impact of the Winds
(Winds of 30-60 kph isexpected in at least 36hours)
Batanes Group of Islands, Apayao, Isabela andCagayan including Calayanand Babuyan Group of Islands.
Twigs and branches of trees may be broken
Some banana plants may tilt or land flat on theground
Rice in flowering stage may suffer significantdamage
Some nipa and cogon houses may be partiallyunroofed
Sea travel of small seacrafts and fishing boats isrisky
Estimated rainfall amount is from
20 mm per hour (heavy-intense
) within the
diameter of the Typhoon.
will continue to enhance the Southwest Monsoon that will bring moderate to occasionally heavy rains and thunderstormsover MIMAROPA, Western Visayas, and over the provinces of Zambales and Bataan. Residents in these areas are advised to bealert against flashfloods and landslides.
Sea travel is risky over the seaboards of Occidental Mindoro and Palawan and over the eastern seaboard of Central and SouthernLuzon and of Visayas.
The public and the disaster risk reduction and management council concerned are advised to take appropriate actions and watch for the next bulletin to be issued at 11 AM today.
MFP / CFP / GMQ / JSG / SEBJ / GSS