SEVERE WEATHER BULLETIN #6-A
FOR:Tropical Depression #AgatonPh
Tropical Cyclone: WARNING
ISSUED AT: 8:30 AM, 02 January 2018
#AgatonPh IS NOW OVER SOUTHERN NEGROS ORIENTAL
Scattered to widespread moderate to heavy rains is expected over Visayas, Misamis Occidental, Dipolog City, Northern Zamboanga del Norte and Palawan. Residents of these areas must undertake precautionary measures against possible flooding and landslides and coordinate with their respective local disaster risk reduction and management offices.
Sea travel is risky over the areas under TCWS #1 and seaboards of Northern Luzon and Southern Luzon, eastern seaboard of Central Luzon, and eastern and western seaboard of Visayas and eastern seaboard of Mindanao due to the surge of the Northeast Monsoon and TD #AgatonPh.
Location of eye/center: At 8:00 AM today, the center of Tropical Depression #AgatonPh was estimated based on all available data at In the vicinity of Bais City, Negros Oriental (09.6 °N, 123.1 °E)
Strength: Maximum sustained winds of 55 kph near the center and gustiness of up to 90 kph
Forecast Movement: Forecast to move West at 25 kph
24 Hour(Tomorrow morning): 45 km East Southeast of Puerto Princesa City, Palawan(9.6°N, 117.7°E)
48 Hour(Thursday morning):150 km West Northwest of Pagasa Island, Palawan (OUTSIDE PAR)(11.4°N, 112.8°E)
TROPICAL CYCLONE WARNING SIGNAL
TCWS #1 (30-60kph expected in 36 hrs)
Palawan including Cuyo Island Bohol, Cebu, Siquijor, Guimaras, Negros Oriental, Negros Occidental, Southern Antique and Southern Iloilo
The public and the disaster risk reduction and management council concerned are advised to take appropriate actions and watch for the next Severe Weather Bulletin to be issued at 11 AM today.