TROPICAL DISTURBANCE (LPA) 94W STORMWATCH NO. 05
Issued at: 6:45 PM PhT (10:45 GMT) Monday 24 June 2019
Next update: 7:00 PM PhT (11:00 GMT), Tuesday 25 June 2019
|Current Status and Outlook||Tropical Disturbance (LPA) 94W still somewhat disorganized while moving west-northwestward across the Central Philippine Sea. However in the next couple of days, it could turn into a short-lived Tropical Cyclone while turning sharply northward in the general direction of the Southern Islands of Japan.
This LPA is not a threat to any part of the country. But there is a possibility that it may enhance the Southwest Monsoon (Habagat) and bring occasional rains and thunderstorms across the western sections of the country within the next 2 to 3 days.
|Where is LPA 94W?||As of 5:00 PM PhT today, June 24…0900 GMT. The center was located over the northern edge of the Central Philippine Sea [near 17.5°N 127.5°E], about 582 km east of Santa Ana, Cagayan or 603 km east-northeast of Casiguran, Aurora.|
|How strong is it?||Maximum Sustained Winds (10-min avg): 35 kph near the center…gustiness: 45 kph.|
|Past Movement (06 hrs)||West-Northwest @ 19 kph, towards the North Philippine Sea.|
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Issued by: David Michael V. Padua for WeatherPhilippines