Residents living in low lying and mountainous areas under public storm warning signal (PSWS) #2 and #1 are alerted against possible flashfloods and landslides likewise those living in coastal areas under signal #2 are alerted of possible storm surges.
Estimated rainfall amount is from 5 – 20 mm per hour (moderate – intense) within the 500 km diameter of the Tropical Storm.
Fishing boats and other small seacrafts are advised not to venture out into the Eastern Seaboards of Southern Luzon, seaboards of Visayas and Mindanao due to the combined effect of theTropical Storm “Ofel” and the Northeast Monsoon.
The public and the disaster coordinating councils concerned are advised to take appropriate actions and watch for the next bulletin to be issued at 5 PM today.
|Areas Having Public Storm Warning Signal|
|Signal No. 2
(61-100 kph winds)
Cebu including Camotes Island
and Leyte Provinces
Surigao del Norte
Surigao del Sur
Agusan Del Norte
Northern part of Agusan Del Sur
|Signal No. 1
(30-60 kph winds)
Aklan including Boracay Island
Rest of Agusan Del Sur
Northern part of Bukidnon