TROPICAL DISTURBANCE (LPA) 94W STORMWATCH NO. 03
Issued at: 6:45 PM PhT (10:45 GMT) Saturday 22 June 2019
Next update: 7:00 PM PhT (11:00 GMT), Sunday 23 June 2019
|Current Status and Outlook||Tropical Disturbance (LPA) 94W remains weak and disorganized as it is about to enter the Philippine Area of Responsibility (PAR) while accelerating west-northwestward towards the Central Philippine Sea. Majority of the Global Typhoon Models continues to show uncertainty on its strength and its possibility of attaining Tropical Depression (TD) status.
This LPA is still far to directly affect any part of the country. However, there is still a possibility that it may enhance the Southwest Monsoon (Habagat) and bring occasional rains and thunderstorms across the western sections of the country sometime next week.
|Where is LPA 94W?||As of 5:00 PM PhT today, June 22…0900 GMT. The center was located entering the eastern border of the PAR [near 11.8°N 135.1°E], about 11 km east of PAR or 1,057 km east of Borongan City, Eastern Samar.|
|How strong is it?||Maximum Sustained Winds (10-min avg): 35 kph near the center…gustiness: 45 kph.|
|Past Movement (06 hrs)||West-Northwest @ 28 kph, towards the Central Philippine Sea.|
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Issued by: David Michael V. Padua for WeatherPhilippines