In its advisory, PAGASA
said moderate to strong winds blowing from the northeast will prevail over northern Luzon and its coastal waters will be moderate to rough.
Microsemi's PTSS has allowed PAGASA
to fulfill its commitment to the people and to the country as a whole, as PAGASA
is mandated to be the official timekeeper and disseminator of PhST.
Explaining why PAGASA
got it right, weather forecaster Chris Perez told InterAksiyon, "We also saw that scenario of the cyclone recurving and moving away instead of making landfall, but we also looked at the climatology and the historical data.
further reports that Yolanda is "forecast to move West Northwest at 30 kph.
During the height of the typhoon on October 19, the PAGASA
recorded 775 mm of rain.
Storm surges, strong winds, and torrential rain occurred at the coastal areas of northeast and northwest provinces, PAGASA
said, adding that weeks of rain that affected southern and central Philippines, including southern Luzon earlier, was due to southwest monsoon rains and inter-tropical convergence zone.
According to the state weather bureau PAGASA
, typhoon Chan-hom (locally named aACAyFalcon') is expected to enter the Philippines some time on Tuesday evening.
We advise the public to follow PAGASA
and the Official Gazette for more information and updates, Lacierda said.
According to Dr Landrico Dalida Jr, officer in charge of the PAGASA
, the dry spell, which had been blamed to the El NiEaAo phenomenon, is expected to continue until October this year.
Weather Forecast has reported less rains will occur in Caraga Region in the months ahead due to the weather phenomenon.
According to the PAGASA
areas placed under storm signal no.
In an interview, PAGASA
weather forecaster Aldczar Aurelio said the tropical depression was spotted some 2,200 km east of Luzon and expected to enter the PAR by Wednesday or Thursday.