Friday, June 1, 2012

Weather Update: Tropical Storm "AMBO"

Severe Weather Bulletin Number SEVEN (7)
Tropical Cyclone Warning: Tropical Storm "AMBO" (MAWAR)
Issued at 11:00 a.m., Saturday, 02 June 2012 

Tropical Storm "AMBO" has intensified further as it continues to move north northwestward.  

Areas Having Public Storm Warning Signal 

Signal No. 1

Babuyan Island
Batanes Group of Islands 

Public Storm Warning Signals elsewhere are now lowered.

Residents living in low lying and mountainous areas under signal #1 are alerted against possible flashfloods and landslides.

Estimated rainfall amount is from 15-25 mm per hour (heavy) within the 400 km diameter of the Tropical Storm.

Tropical Storm "Ambo" is expected to enhance the Southwest Monsoon that will bring rains over Central and Southern Luzon and Visayas.

Fishing boats and other small seacrafts are advised not to venture out into the seaboards of Southern Luzon and Visayas and the eastern seaboard of Northern and Central Luzon due to the combined effect of Tropical Storm "Ambo" and the Southwest Monsoon.

The public and the disaster coordinating councils concerned are advised to take appropriate actions and watch for the next bulletin to be issued at 5 p.m. today.


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