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2016 Names of Tropical Cyclones within Philippine Area of Responsibility

In the Philippines, tropical cyclones (typhoons) are called bagyo.[1] Tropical cyclones entering the Philippine Area of Responsibility are given a local name by the Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical and Astronomical Services Administration (PAGASA), which also raises public storm signal warnings as deemed necessary.[2][3] Around 19 tropical cyclones or storms enter the Philippine Area of Responsibility in a typical year and of these usually 6 to 9 make landfall.

Ambo: The low pressure area off the east of Borongan City, Eastern Samar  developed into tropical depression “Ambo,” the first officially named storm in the country this year. Landed  at PAR June 26, ,2016.

Butchoy :  The second typhoon that entered the Philippine area of responsibility (PAR) July 5, 2016 Tuesday afternoon(international name: Nepartak).

Carina:

Reference:

Bibliography: Typhoons in the Philippines (2016). . In Wikipedia. Retrieved from https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Typhoons_in_the_Philippines In-line Citation: (“Typhoons in the Philippines,” 2016)

Bibliography: User, Super. 2016. “Rainfall and thunderstorm warning.” Retrieved July 31, 2016 (http://kidlat.pagasa.dost.gov.ph/index.php/20-weather/29-rainfall-warnings). In-line Citation: (User 2016)


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TROPICAL CYCLONE WARNING: SEVERE TROPICAL STORM “CARINA”

Carina 2016

Location of Center:
(as of 4:00 a.m.)
 145 km North Northeast of Laoag City, Ilocos Norte
Coordinates: 19.5°N, 120.0°E
Strength: Maximum sustained winds of up to 105 kph near the center
and gustiness of up to 135 kph.
Movement: Forecast to move Northwest at 20 kph.
Forecast Positions/Outlook: 24 Hour(Tomorrow morning):
635 km West of Itbayat, Batanes (OUTSIDE PAR)• 48 Hour(Wednesday morning):
1,190 km West of Itbayat, Batanes (OUTSIDE PAR)
SEVERE WEATHER BULLETIN #22
TROPICAL CYCLONE WARNING: SEVERE TROPICAL STORM “CARINA” {NIDA}
Issued at 5:00 a.m., Monday, 01 August 2016
“CARINA” has slightly intensify and is now off the coast of Ilocos Norte.
  • Estimated rainfall amount is from moderate to heavy within the 500 km diameter of the Severe Tropical Storm.
  • Fisherfolk are alerted against rough to very rough seas over the seaboards of Northern and Central Luzon and the western and southern seaboards of Southern Luzon.
  • Areas under TCWS #1 and #2, Central Luzon and the rest of Northern Luzon are alerted against moderate to heavy rains which may trigger flash floods and landslides.

At 4:00 am today, the center of Severe Tropical Storm CARINA was estimated based on all available data at 145 km north northwest of Laoag City, Ilocos Norte (19.5N, 120.0E) with maximum winds of 105 kph near the center and gustiness of up to 135 kph. It is forecast to move northwest at 20 kph

Source: http://www.pagasa.dost.gov.ph/

 24-Hour Public Weather Forecast in PDF file