Estimated rainfall amount is from 10 – 25 mm per hour (heavy – intenese) within the 400 km diameter of the Tropical Storm.
“NANDO” is expected to enhance the Southwest Monsoon which will bring light to moderate with at times heavy rains and thunderstorms over the rest of Luzon.
Sea travel is risky over the eastern seaboard of Central and Southern 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 AM today.
Areas Having Public Storm Warning Signal
Signal No. 2
(61-100 kph winds)
Batanes Group of Islands
Signal No. 1
(45-60 kph winds)
Babuyan Group of Islands
At 4:00 a.m. today, Tropical Storm “NANDO” was estimated based on all available data at 200 km East of Aparri, Cagayan (18.1 °N, 123.9°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. 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 southwest to west will prevail over Luzon, Visayas and Eastern Mindanao and the coastal waters along these areas will be moderate to rough. Elsewhere, winds will be light to moderate coming from the south to southwest with slight to moderate seas.