Bagyong Ruby update: Cebu City placed under Signal No.1

4 Dec

PAGASA released its December 4, 2014 11 p.m. weather bulletin and Cebu City is now under Public Storm Warning Signal No.1.  Here are the areas with Public Storm Warning Signals based on the latest bulletin:

 Public Storm Warning Signal
PSWS Luzon Visayas Mindanao
# 2
(Winds of 61-100 kph is expected in at least 24 hrs)
None Northern Samar
Eastern Samar
Southern Leyte
Surigao del Norte
Dinagat Island
Siargao Island
(winds of 30 – 60 kph is expected in at least
36 hours)
Ticao Island
Cebu City,
Northern Cebu
Bantayan Island
Camotes Island
Surigao del Sur Camiguin Island
Agusan del Norte.

Moderate to heavy rains within 24 to 36 hours are expected over the areas with Public Storm Warning Signals Numbers 2 and 1. Residents in low lying and mountainous areas are advised to be alert against possible flashfloods and landslides. Moreover, those living near coastal areas are alerted against possible storm surges.

Estimated rainfall amount is from 7.5 – 20 mm per hour (heavy – intense) within the 700 km diameter of the typhoon.

“RUBY” and the Northeast Monsoon will bring rough to very rough sea conditions over the seaboards of Northern Luzon, eastern seaboard of Central and Southern Luzon, over the seaboards of Visayas and over the northern and eastern seaboards of Mindanao. Fisherfolks and those using small seacraft are advised not to venture out over the said seaboards.

As of 10 pm today, Bagyong Ruby (International code: Hagupit) was tracked at 570 km East of Guiuan , Eastern Samar.   It is forecasted to move WNW at 15 kph.  Based on PAGASA’s forecast, the super typhoon is expected to make landfall in the Samar-Northern Samar area on Saturday evening.

 Latest update on Bagyong Ruby



One Response to “Bagyong Ruby update: Cebu City placed under Signal No.1”


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