Tropical Cyclone Update: "Severe Weather Bulletin Number TWO
Tropical Cyclone Warning: Typhoon 'SANTI' (MIRINAE)
Issued at 5:00 a.m., Thursday, 29 October 2009
Typhoon 'SANTI' has intensified further as it continues to move towards Central Luzon.
Location of Center:
(as of 4:00 a.m.) 1,080 km East of Casiguran, Aurora
Coordinates: 16.2°N, 133.5°E
Strength: Maximum sustained winds of 150 kph near the center
and gustiness of up to 185 kph
Movement: West at 26 kph
Forecast Positions/Outlook: Friday morning:
580 km East of Casiguran, Aurora
100 km East of Casiguran, Aurora
180 km West of Dagupan City
Areas Having Public Storm Warning Signal
Signal No. 1
(30-60 kph winds) Isabela
Residents in low-lying areas and near mountain slopes under signal #1 are advised to take all the necessary precautionary measures against possible flashfloods and landslides.
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. today."