Issued at: 5:00 AM today, 14 December 2015
(Valid Beginning: 5:00 AM today until 5:00 AM tomorrow)
At 4:00 am today, the eye of Typhoon NONA was located based on all available data at 205 km east of Catarman, Northern Samar (12.5E, 126.5E) with maximum sustained winds of 150 kph near the center and gustiness of up to 185 kph. it is forecast to move west at 17 kph.
Stormy weather will be experienced over Samar provinces, Sorsogon, Albay, Catanduanes, Camarines Sur, Leyte, Masbate, Romblon, Marinduque, Camarines Norte, Southern Quezon and the islands of Ticao, Biliran and Burias with rough to very rough seas. Rains with gusty winds is expected over over Metro Manila, Southern Leyte, Northern Cebu, Northern Negros Occidental, Capiz, Aklan, Mindoro, Batangas, Cavite, Laguna, Rizal, rest of Quezon, Dinagat and the islands of Batayan, Camotes, Lubang, Polillo and Siargao. Cloudy skies with light to moderate rains and isolated thunderstorms will be experienced over the rest of Visayas and Mindanao while light rains is expected over Cagayan Valley. Partly cloudy to cloudy skies with isolated light rains will be experienced over the rest of Luzon.
Moderate to strong winds blowing from the northeast will prevail over Luzon while from the northeast to north over Eastern Mindanao. The coastal waters along these areas will be moderate to rough. Elsewhere, winds will be light to moderate coming from the northwest to west with slight to moderate seas.