TROPICAL DISTURBANCE (LPA) 94W [HANNA] STORMWATCH NO. 02
Issued at: 7:00 AM PhT (23:00 GMT) Sunday 04 August 2019
Next update: 7:00 AM PhT (23:00 GMT), Monday 05 August 2019
|Current Status and Outlook||Tropical Disturbance (LPA) 94W (HANNA) remains quasi-stationary over the Philippine Sea during the past 12 hours as it continues to intensify slowly…likely to reach Tropical Depression (TD) classification today. This system is forecast to remain at sea without any landfall or direct threat to the Philippines throughout its presence inside the Philippine Area of Responsibility (PAR).
LPA 94W (HANNA) together with the active Monsoon Trough will continue to enhance the Southwest Monsoon (Habagat) and bring “on-&-off” rains and thunderstorms across MiMaRoPa and the Western Sections of Luzon and Visayas today through Tuesday (Aug 06).
|Where is LPA 94W (HANNA)?||As of 5:00 AM PhT today, August 04…2100 GMT. The center was located over the eastern part of the Central Philippine Sea [near 15.6°N 131.0°E], about 755 km east-northeast of Pandan, Catanduanes or 1,073 km east of Metro Manila.|
|How strong is it?||Maximum Sustained Winds (10-min avg): 40 kph near the center, with gustiness: 60 kph.|
|Past Movement (06 hrs)||Quasi-Stationary over the Eastern Part of the Central Philippine Sea.|
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Issued by: David Michael V. Padua for WeatherPhilippines