Tuesday, October 8, 2013

PAGASA 19th Typhoon "SANTI" Forecast Track - Will it HIT LUZON?

PAGASA 19th Typhoon SANTI 3 Days Forecast Track - Will it make a Landfall in the coming days.

PAGASA sighted the 19th typhoon to enter Philippine Area of Responsibility (PAR) at 130 km East Southeast of Baler, Aurora as of 6 pm October 11, 2013.

Residents in low lying and mountainous areas along the track are alerted against possible flashfloods and landslides.Likewise those living in coastal areas under signal #3 and #2 are alerted against storm surges of up to 4 meters.

PAGASA Typhoon SANTI Forecast Track and Rain Volume

PAGASA Typhoon "SANTI" MTSAT as of 5:32 pm October 11, 2013

Coordinates: 15.3N, 122.8E

Signal #3 (101-185 kph winds)
Luzon: Aurora, Isabela, Quirirno, Nueva Vizcaya, Ifugao, Benguet, La Union, Ilocos Sur, Pangasinan, Mt. Province, Tarlac, Nueva Ecija, Northern Quezon, Polilio Islands and Northern Zambales.
Visayas: NONE
Mindanao: NONE

Signal #2 (61-100 kph winds)
Luzon: Metro Manila, Ilocos Norte, Cagayan, Apayao, Kalinga, Abra, Rest of Zambales, Pampanga, Bataan, Bulacan, Rizal and Rest of Quezon.
Visayas: NONE
Mindanao: NONE

Signal #1 (30-60 kph winds)
Luzon: Calayan and Babuyan Group of Islands, Cavite, Batangas, Laguna, Lubang Islands, Marinduque, Camarinies Provinces, Northern Mindoro and Catanduanes.
Visayas: NONE
Mindanao: NONE

Forecast Track:
(1) in the vicinity of Dagupan City - Saturday Afternoon
(2) 390 km West of Dagupan City - Sunday Afternoon
(3) out of PAR - Monday Afternoon

Strength: 150 kph near center

Gustiness: Up to 185 kph

Movement: West at 15 kph

Landfall: Possible on Aurora, Dagupan, Zambales Area - Friday/Saturday

Rainfall Volume: 7.5-30 mm/hr (heavy - intense) within 500 km.

Distance to Land: 130 km East Southeast of Baler, Aurora

Everybody is advised to prepare in advanced. To monitor your weather and rain probability from time to time in your area, please visit PAGASA and DOST Project NOAH.

Updates: Typhoon "SANTI" is already out of PAR as of 10am October 13, 2013.

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