SEVERE WEATHER BULLETIN #20 FOR:Tropical Depression Basyang Tropical Cyclone: WARNING
“BASYANG” CONTINUES TO MOVE TOWARDS SOUTHERN PALAWAN | ISSUED AT: 8:00 AM, 14 FEBRUARY 2018
- Scattered to widespread moderate to heavy rains will prevail in the next 24 hours over Palawan and Western Visayas. Meanwhile, scattered light to moderate with at times heavy rains is expected over the rest of Visayas, Bicol Region, Zamboanga Peninsula, Northern Mindanao, and Caraga. Residents of these areas must continue monitoring for updates, take appropriate measures against possible flooding and landslides, and coordinate with their respective local disaster risk reduction and management offices.
- Sea travel remains risky over the seaboards of areas under Tropical Cyclone Warning Signals (TCWS), as well as the seaboards of Northern Luzon and Palawan, the eastern seaboards of Central Luzon and of Visayas and the eastern and western seaboards of Southern Luzon due to the Tropical Depression and the surge of the Northeast Monsoon.
- Possible landfall over Southern Palawan tonight.
- Tropical Cyclone Warning Signal (TCWS) elsewhere are now lifted.
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.