Thursday, March 20, 2014

PAGASA 3rd Typhoon "CALOY" Forecast Track - To HIT Mindanao

PAGASA 3rd Typhoon "CALOY" Forecast Track as of March 21, 2014.

PAGASA sighted the 3rd typhoon to enter PAR (Philippine Area of Responsibility) at 330 km East Northeast of Davao City as of 11 am March 21, 2014.

Tropical Depression "CALOY" was previously an LPA (Low Pressure Area) and has slightly accelerated as it moves closer to Surigao del Sur and Davao Oriental area.

Residents in low lying and mountainous areas under signal#1 are alerted against possible flashfloods and landslides. Fishing boats and small seacrafts are advised not to venture out into the northern seaboard of Northern Luzon and eastern seaboards of Northern and Central Luzon due to Northeast Monsoon.

PAGASA 3rd Typhoon "CALOY" Forecast Track and Rain Volume

Coordinates: 7.7 N, 128.7 E

Signal #1 (30-60 kph winds)
Luzon: NONE
Visayas: NONE
Mindanao: Davao Oriental, Davao del Norte, Compostella Valley, Northern part of Davao del Sur, Davao City, Surigao del Sur, Surigao del Norte, Agusan del Sur, Agusan del Norte, North Cotabato, Bukidnon and Misamis Oriental.

Forecast Track:
(1) 95 km Northeast of Davao City - Saturday Morning
(2) 70 km North of Cotabato City - Sunday Morning
(3) 150 km Northwest of Zamboanga City - Monday Morning

Strength:  45 kph near center

Movement: West at 11 kph

Possible Landfall: Mindanao Area

Rainfall Volume: 5-15 mm/hr (moderate - heavy) within 300 km.

Distance to Land: 330 km East Northeast of Davao City

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: All public storm signal are lowered and TD "CALOY" is downgraded to LPA and sighted in the vicinity of Southern Leyte (10.0N, 124.6E) as of 4am March 23, 2014.

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