Signal No. 1 up in Visayas, Mindanao as ‘Ramon’ maintains strength—Pagasa | Inquirer News

Signal No. 1 up in Visayas, Mindanao as ‘Ramon’ maintains strength—Pagasa

/ 12:57 PM October 11, 2011

PAGASA Track as of 8 a.m., 11 October 2011

MANILA, Philippines – Tropical depression “Ramon” has maintained its strength as it continued to threaten the Mindanao and Visayas regions, the Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical and Atmospheric Services Administration (Pagasa) said Tuesday.

In its latest bulletin, Pagasa said that Ramon was seen 245 kilometers east of Hinatuan, Surigao del Sur and was packing maximum sustained winds of 55 kilometers per hour near the center.

ADVERTISEMENT

Ramon was forecast to move west northwestward at 17 kph, Pagasa said.

Signal No. 1 remains up over Eastern Samar, Western Samar, Leyte Provinces, Bohol, Biliran, Camotes Island, Northern Cebu, Northern Negros, Northern Iloilo, Capiz, Masbate, Surigao Del Norte, Siargao Island, Surigao Del Sur, Agusan Del Norte, Dinagat Island, Camiguin Island and Ticao Island.

FEATURED STORIES

Residents in low lying and mountainous areas under Storm Signal No. 1 were alerted against possible flashfloods and landslides, Pagasa said.

“Estimated rainfall amount is from 5-25 millimeters per hour [moderate to heavy] within the 300 km diameter of the Tropical Depression,” the state-run weather bureau said.

By Wednesday morning, Ramon is forecast to be 30 km north of Surigao City and is expected to be 30 km south of Romblon on Thursday morning.

By Friday morning, Ramon is expected to be 120 km southwest of Iba, Zambales. Kate Evangelista

Your subscription could not be saved. Please try again.
Your subscription has been successful.

Subscribe to our daily newsletter

By providing an email address. I agree to the Terms of Use and acknowledge that I have read the Privacy Policy.

Click here for more weather related news.

Read Next
Don't miss out on the latest news and information.

Subscribe to INQUIRER PLUS to get access to The Philippine Daily Inquirer & other 70+ titles, share up to 5 gadgets, listen to the news, download as early as 4am & share articles on social media. Call 896 6000.

TAGS: Philippine Atmospheric Geophysical and Astronomical Space Administration (PAGASA), Ramon, Weather
For feedback, complaints, or inquiries, contact us.
Your subscription could not be saved. Please try again.
Your subscription has been successful.

Subscribe to our daily newsletter

By providing an email address. I agree to the Terms of Use and acknowledge that I have read the Privacy Policy.



© Copyright 1997-2023 INQUIRER.net | All Rights Reserved

We use cookies to ensure you get the best experience on our website. By continuing, you are agreeing to our use of cookies. To find out more, please click this link.