TYPHOON “DODONG” HAS MADE LANDFALL OVER PANANAPAN PT., STA. ANA, CAGAYAN.

TYPHOON “DODONG” HAS MADE LANDFALL OVER PANANAPAN PT., STA. ANA, CAGAYAN.

SEVERE WEATHER BULLETIN #15
FOR: TYPHOON ?#?DodongPH?
ISSUED AT 5:00 PM, 10 MAY 2015

TYPHOON “DODONG” HAS MADE LANDFALL OVER PANANAPAN PT., STA. ANA, CAGAYAN.

Location of eye/center: At 4:00 PM today, the center of Typhoon “DODONG” was located based on Aparri Doppler radar and all available data at 95 km Southeast of Aparri, Cagayan (18.1°N, 122.5°E).

Strength: Maximum sustained winds of 185 kph near the center and gustiness of up to 220 kph.

Forecast Movement: Forecast to move North Northwest at 17 kph.

Forecast Positions:
• 24 hour (Tomorrow afternoon): 170km North Northeast of Basco, Batanes. (21.9°N, 122.5°E)
• 48 hour (Tuesday afternoon): 830 km Northeast of Basco, Batanes. (25.4°N, 128.1°E) (outside PAR).
• 72 hour (Wednesday afternoon): 2260 km Northeast of Basco, Batanes (outside PAR). (33.0°N, 140.0°E)

PSWS 4 (171-220 kph Expected in 12hrs.): Northeastern Cagayan, Batanes, Babuyan and Calayan Group of Islands. Wave Height: (Open Sea) more than 14.0 meters.

PSWS 3 (121-170 kph Expected in 18hrs.) Rest of Cagayan, Isabela and Apayao. Wave Height: (Open Sea) > 14.0 meters.

PSWS 2 (61-120kph Expected in 24 hrs.) Northern Aurora, Kalinga, Mt. Province, Ifugao, Ilocos Norte and Abra. Wave Height: (Open Sea) 4.1-14.0 meters.

PSWS 1 (30-60kph Expected in 36 hrs.) Rest of Aurora, Ilocos Sur and Quirino. Wave Height: (Open Sea) 1.25-4.0 meters.

• Estimated rainfall amount is from heavy to intense within the 100 km diameter of the typhoon.
• It is expected to exit PAR by Tuesday morning (May 12).
• Residents in low lying and mountainous areas of the provinces with Public Storm Warning Signals are alerted against possible flashfloods and landslides.
• Storm surges of up to 2.0 meters are possible over Gonzaga and Sta. Ana Cagayan.
• Fisherfolks are advised not to venture out over the eastern seaboard of Southern Luzon.
• It is advised to refrain from outdoor activities particularly along beaches of the eastern section of Isabela and Cagayan today (May 10).
• Public Storm Warning Signals 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 bulletin to be issued at 11 PM today.

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