July 30, 2012 by cd · Comments Off
Typhoon Gener was estimated at 340km East Northeast of Aparri, Cagayan, (18.8°N, 125.2°E) at 1:00a.m. today based on satellite and surface data, with maximum sustained winds of 85 kph near the center and gustiness of up to 100 kph and is moving North Northwest at 11 kph.
PUBLIC STORM WARNING SIGNAL
Signal No. 1 (45-60 kph winds):
Batanes Group of Island
Signal No. 2 (61-100 kph winds):
Calayan Grp of Island
Babuyan Grp of Island
3-DAY WEATHER FORECAST:
Monday morning: 260 km East Northeast of Aparri, Cagayan
Tuesday morning: 160 km Northeast of Basco, Batanes
Wednesday morning: 350 km North of Basco, Batanes or 40 km East of Taiwan
Residents living in low lying and mountainous areas under Public Storm Warning Signals are alerted against possible flashfloods and landslides Likewise, those living in coastal areas under Public Storm Warning Signal #2 are alerted against big waves or storm surges generated by this tropical cyclone.
Estimated rainfall amount is from 10 – 25 mm per hour (heavy – intense) within the 600 km diameter of the Tropical Storm.
Tropical Storm “Gener” is expected to enhance the Southwest Monsoon that will bring rains over Southern Luzon, Visayas and Mindanao especially the western section.