PAGASA – Carina To Bring Rains Over Parts Of Philippines This July 14, 2020
PAGASA – Here are the latest updates from the Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical and Astronomical Services Administration (PAGASA) this July 14, 2020.
The Severe Weather Bulletin from the state bureau says that Tropical Depression Carina will bring scattered light to moderate rains over Batanes, Babuyan Islands, Ilocos Norte, Ilocos Sur, and Abra.
According to GMA News, the weather disturbance maintains its strength and is currently over the Balintag Channel, which is near the Batanes province.
The bureau warned that floods and landlslides may occur heavy or prolonged rainfall in areas, especially those that are highly or very highly susceptible to said hazards.
PDRRMOs (public and disaster risk reduction and management offices) are advised to take appropriate measures and stay updated from Thunderstorm Advisories or Heavy Rainfall Warnings of PAGASA Regional Services Divisions.
Tropical Cyclone Wind Signal (TCWS) No. 1 was stil hoisted over Batanes and Babuyan Islands.
Based on the report, Carina is expected to head northward as it passes near Batanes. Areas under TCWS No. 1 may face occasional gusts due to Carina. It is expected to weaken into a Low Pressure Area on this day or tomorrow.
The seaboards of Northern Luzon will face moderate to rough seas. Small seacrafts are advised not to head to sea.
Carina was last seen at around 35 kilometers west southwest of Basco, Batanes. It is packed with maximum sustained winds of 45 kilometers per hour and gusts of up to 55 kilometers per hour. It is moving northwestward at 25 kilometers per hour.
The weather disturbance is expected to be 260 kilometers north northwest of Basco, Batanes.
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