PAGASA Releases Update on Severe Tropical Storm Karding
SEVERE TROPICAL STORM KARDING – The state weather bureau PAGASA raised tropical cyclone wind signals in various areas.
On Saturday (September 24, 2022), the Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical and Astronomical Services Administration released the latest update regarding severe tropical storm Karding. The severe tropical storm will continue to affect the country’s weather condition.
Karding has been last located at 660 km east southeast of Tuguegarao City, Cagayan or 595 km east of Casiguran, Aurora. It has maximum sustained winds of 100 kilometers per hour and gustiness of up to 125 kph.
The weather disturbance is moving 25 kph at a west southwestward direction. It may make landfall on Sunday morning or afternoon (September 25, 2022) over Aurora or Isabela.
PAGASA reported that Karding is expected to intensify into a typhoon before making a landfall over Central or Northern Luzon. The weather agency has also raised Tropical Cyclone Wind Signals over some parts of the country.
Tropical Cyclone Wind Signal No. 2
- Southeastern portion of Isabela
- Northern portion of Aurora
- Polillo Islands
Tropical Cyclone Wind Signal No. 1
- Southern portion of Cagayan
- The rest of Isabela
- Nueva Vizcaya
- Southern portion of Apayao
- Mountain Province
- Southern portion of Ilocos Norte
- Ilocos Sur
- La Union
- Rest of Aurora
- Nueva Ecija
- Metro Manila;
- Northern and central portions of Quezon
- Northern portion of Batangas
- Camarines Norte
- Northern and eastern portions of Camarines Sur
- Northern portion of Catanduanes
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