Estimated rainfall amount is from 10 – 25 mm per hour (heavy – intenese) within the 400 km diameter of the Tropical Storm.
Residents of areas under Public Storm Warning Signals # 2 and 1 as well as those living in the Ilocos Region, Zambales and Bataan are alerted against possible flashfloods and landslides. Likewise, those living in coastal areas under storm signal # 2 are alerted against storm surges.
“NANDO” will continue to enhance the Southwest Monsoon which will bring light to moderate with at times heavy rains and thunderstorms over Metro Manila and the rest of Luzon.
Sea travel is risky over the western and eastern seaboards of Luzon.
The public and the disaster coordinating councils concerned are advised to take appropriate actions and watch for the next bulletin to be issued at 11 PM today.
Areas Having Public Storm Warning Signal
PSWS # Luzon Visayas Mindanao
Signal No. 2
(61-100 kph winds) Batanes Group of Islands
Signal No. 1
(45-60 kph winds) Cagayan
Babuyan Group of Islands
At 4:00 p.m. today, the center of Tropical Storm “NANDO” was estimated based on all available data at 220 km Northeast of Aparri, Cagayan or at 190 km Southeast of Basco, Batanes (19.5 °N, 123.6°E) with maximum sustained winds of 75 kph near the center and gustiness of up to 90kph. It is forecast to move North Northwest at 15 kph.
Batanes Group of Islands will experience stormy weather with rough to very rough seas. The provinces of Isabela, Apayao and Cagayan including Babuyan and Calayan group of Islands will have rains with gusty winds with moderate to rough seas. Ilocos region and the provinces of Zambales and Bataan will be cloudy skies with moderate to heavy rainshowers and thunderstorms which may trigger flashfloods and landslides. Metro Manila and the rest of Luzon will have cloudy skies with light to moderate rainshowers and thunderstorms. Visayas and Mindanao will be partly cloudy to cloudy with isolated rainshowers or thunderstorms.
Moderate to strong winds blowing from the southeast to southwest will prevail over Luzon, Visayas and Eastern Mindanao. The coastal waters along these areas will be moderate to rough. Elsewhere, winds will be light to moderate coming from the southeast to southwest with slight to moderate seas.