Friday, October 30, 2009
PAG-ASA Bulletin #6
Severe Weather Bulletin Number SIX
Tropical Cyclone Warning: Typhoon "SANTI" (MIRINAE)
Issued at 5:00 a.m., Friday, 30 October 2009
Typhoon "SANTI" continues to move closer to Aurora-Quezon area.
Location of Center:
(as of 4:00 a.m.) 580 km East Northeast of Infanta, Quezon
Coordinates: 15.6°N, 127.2°E
Strength: Maximum sustained winds of 150 kph near the center
and gustiness of up to 185 kph
Movement: West Southwest at 22 kph
Forecast Positions/Outlook: Saturday morning:
50 km East of Infanta, Quezon
370 km West of Manila
840 km West of Manila
Areas Having Public Storm Warning Signal
Signal No.3(100-185 kph winds)
Signal No. 2(60-100 kph winds)
Signal No. 1(30-60 kph winds)
Residents in low-lying areas and near mountain slopes under signals #3, #2 and #1 are advised to take all the necessary precautionary measures against flashfloods and landslides.
Those living along the coast in areas under signal #3 and #2 are advised to be on alert against storm surges and big waves generated by the typhoon.
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 AM today.