Wednesday, July 15, 2009

Weather Update Dissemination for Bacolod City

Severe Weather Bulletin Number TWO
Tropical Cyclone Alert: Tropical Depression "ISANG"
Issued at 11:00 p.m., Tuesday, 14 July 2009
Tropical Depression "ISANG" has maintained its strength as it continues to move northwestward.
Location of Center:(as of 10:00 p.m.) 420 kms East of Guiuan, Eastern Samar
Coordinates: 10.7°N, 130.0°E
Strength: Maximum winds of 55 kph near the center
Movement: Northwest at 19 kph.
Forecast Positions/Outlook:
Wednesday evening:350 kms East of Virac, CatanduanesThursday evening:320 kms East of Casiguran, AuroraFriday evening:185 kms East of Aparri, Cagayan
No Public Storm Warning Signals Raised
Meanwhile, the Low Pressure Area (LPA) was estimated at 280 kms West Southwest of Iba, Zambales (14.5°N, 117.3°E). This disturbance will continue to enhance the Southwest Monsoon and bring occasional to frequent rains over the western section of Luzon and Visayas. The public and the disaster coordinating councils concerned are advised to take appropriate actions and watch for the next bulletin to be issued at 11 a.m. tomorrow.