Moderate to heavy rains and strong to very strong winds are expected to hit Northern Luzon and Central Luzon on Monday, October 29
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MANILA, Philippines – Other areas were placed under Signal No. 2 on early Monday morning, October 29, when Typhoon Rosita (Yutu) headed towards Isabela-Aurora
In a bulletin, the On Monday, the Philippine Agency for Atmospheric, Geophysical and Astronomical Services (PAGASA) said Rosita was already 510 kilometers east of Tuguegarao City, Cagayan, or 475 kilometers east northeast of Casiguran, Aurora.
It is from the previous 15 km / h they moved 20 km / h a little westwest to southwest.
The typhoon asserted itself with winds of 170 km / h and gusts of up to 210 km / h. It has a wide diameter of 600 kilometers.
Signal # 2 is now collected in:
- Polillo Island
- Mountain Province
- Nueva Vizcaya
Signal No. 1 is now in:
- Ilocos Norte
- Ilocos Sur
- La Union
- Babuyan archipelago
- Nueva Ecija
- northern part of Quezon
- Metro Manila
- 19659013] Laguna
- Camarines Norte
Moderate to heavy rain and strong to very strong winds are expected to hit northern Luzon and central Luzon on Monday. (READ: #WalangPasok: Class Standstill, Monday, October 29)
On Tuesday morning, October 30, Rosita landed in the Isabela Aurora area. (READ: FAST FACTS: Tropical Cyclones, Precipitation Consultations)
PAGASA warned that flash floods and landslides are possible in areas along the typhoon path. There could also be storm surges in the coastal areas of Ilocos Norte, Ilocos Sur, La Union, Cagayan, Isabela and Aurora. (READ: Cagayan brackets for Typhoon Rosita a month after Ompong)
Sea voyages are as risky even in the seabeards of areas under tropical cyclone warning signals as on the Baltic Sea coasts of southern Luzon, the Visayas, and Mindanao. 19659007] A storm warning was issued on Monday at 5am for Batanes, the Babuyan Group of Islands, Calayan, Cagayan, Isabela, Ilocos Norte, Ilocos Sur, La Union, Pangasinan, Aurora, Zambales, Bataan, Camarines Norte, Camarines Sur, Catanduanes, the east coast of Albay, the east coast of Sorsogon, the east coast of Quezon, including Polillo Island, Northern Samar, East Samar, Surigao, Siargao and Dinagat Islands.
Oceans from these areas are rough to very rough, with wave heights of 2.6 to 4.5 meters
PAGASA advised fishermen and others with small vessels not to sail in the areas affected by the storm warning. Larger ships should watch out for big waves
Based on Rosita's current forecast path, she will leave Philippines on October 31st.
Rosita is the 18th tropical cyclone of the Philippines for 2018. The country receives on average 20 tropical cyclones per year. (READ: PAGASA's name for tropical hurricanes in 2018)
PAGASA declared the beginning of the rainy season on June 8. – Rappler.com