Tuesday, July 14, 2009

Weather Update Dissemination for Bacolod City

Tropical Depression "ISANG"
Severe Weather Bulletin Number ONE
Tropical Cyclone Alert: Tropical Depression "ISANG"
Issued at 5:00 p.m., Tuesday, 14 July 2009
The Low Pressure Area East of Northern Mindanao has developed into a Tropical Depression and was named "ISANG".
Location of Center:(as of 4:00 p.m.) 555 kms East of Northern Mindanao
Coordinates: 9.4°N, 131.0°E
Strength: Maximum winds of 55 kph near the center
Movement: West Northwest at 19 kph.
Forecast Positions/Outlook:
Wednesday afternoon:285 kms East of Borongan, Eastern SamarThursday afternoon:180 kms East Northeast of Virac, CatanduanesFriday afternoon:285 kms East of Tuguegarao, Cagayan
No Public Storm Warning Signals Raised
Meanwhile, a Low Pressure Area (LPA) was estimated at 285 kms West of Iba, Zambales (15.5°N, 117.0°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 p.m. today.
Source: PAGASA