PAGASA Releases Latest Update on Typhoon Karding
The state weather bureau PAGASA reported that Typhoon Karding will continue to bring an inclement weather condition over some parts of the country.
On Monday (September 26, 2022), the Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical and Astronomical Services Administration released the latest weather update in the country. Karding will continue to affect the country’s weather condition.
PAGASA reported that the Typhoon Karding has been last spotted at 190 km West of Dagupan City, Pangasinan. It has maximum sustained winds of 140 kilometers per hour and gustiness of up to 170 kph.
Karding has strong to typhoon-force winds extending outwards up to 270 kph. It is expected to leave the Philippine Area of Responsibility on Monday evening. It may slightly weaken as it moves away from the landmass of Luzon.
The typhoon will bring moderate to heavy with at times intense rains over Zambales, Bataan, and Lubang Islands. Occasional to monsoon rains are expected over the western sections of Central Luzon, Southern Luzon, and Visayas,
PAGASA also raised Tropical Cyclone Wind Signals over some parts of the country. here is the list of typhoon-affected areas.
Tropical Cyclone Wind Signal No. 3
- Western section of Pangasinan
- Northern and central portions of Zambales
Tropical Cyclone Wind Signal No. 2
- Rest of Pangasinan
- La Union;
- Southern portion of Benguet
- Western portion of Nueva Ecija
- Rest of Zambales
- Northern portion Bataan
Tropical Cyclone Wind Signal No. 1
- Ilocos Sur;
- Rest of Benguet
- Western portion of Ifugao
- Western portion of Mountain Province
- Nueva Vizcaya
- Central and southern portions of Aurora
- Rest of Nueva Ecija
- Rest of Bataan
- Metro Manila
- Extreme northern portion of Quezon
- Western portion of Laguna
- Western portion of Batangas
- Northern portion of Occidental Mindoro including Lubang Islands.
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