Source: Meteorological Satellite Center of JMA https://www.data.jma.go.jp/mscweb/data/himawari/sat_img.php
QUEZON CITY, Philippines – Weather bureau PAGASA has raised tropical cyclone signal number 4 over the areas of Cagayan and Northern Isabela.
This means residents in the said area may expect strong winds of up to 171 to 220kph in the next 12 hours.
As of 4:00 p.m. Friday (September 14) Typhoon Ompong is monitored at 340 east-northeast of Casiguran Aurora packed with maximum sustained winds of 205kph and gustiness of 255kph. It is moving northwest at 30kph.
Monsoon rains are now affecting southern Luzon, Visayas and Mindanao.
Signal#3 is raised over the areas of:
- Babuyan Group of Islands
- Ilocos Sur
- Ilocos Norte
- Mt. Province
- Nueva Vizcaya
- Northern Aurora
Residents in these areas may expect 121kph to170kph of winds in the next 18 hours.
Meanwhile, signal#2 is raised over the areas of
- La Union
- Nueva Ecija
- N. Zambales
Residents in these areas may expect 61kph to 120kph of winds in the next 24 hours.
Signal#1 is still up over areas of:
- S. Zambales
- Metro Manila
- Quezon including Polilio Islands.
Residents in these areas may expect winds of up to 30kph in the next 36 hours. – Marje Pelayo