TYPHOON LEKIMA (HANNA) STORMWATCH NO. 05
Issued at: 6:45 AM PhT (22:45 GMT) Wednesday 07 August 2019
Next update: 7:00 AM PhT (23:00 GMT), Thursday 08 August 2019
|Current Status and Outlook||LEKIMA (HANNA) becomes a Typhoon as it moved very slowly northwestward across the North Philippine Sea during the past 24 hours. Its current forecast shows a continued northwest to north-northwesterly track towards the Yaeyama Islands, and is likely to exit the Philippine Area of Responsibility (PAR) on Friday early morning (Aug 09). This typhoon remains a non-threat to the country.
The presence of this typhoon will continue to enhance the Southwest Monsoon (Habagat) and bring generally cloudy conditions with “on-&-off” rains and thunderstorms across MiMaRoPa and the Western Sections of Southern Luzon and Visayas today through Thursday (Aug 08).
|Where is LEKIMA (HANNA)?||As of 5:00 AM PhT today, August 07…2100 GMT. The center was located over the mid-western part of the North Philippine Sea [near 19.7°N 128.1°E], about 643 km east of Basco, Batanes or 949 km northeast of Metro Manila.|
|How strong is it?||Maximum Sustained Winds (10-min avg): 120 kph near the center, with gustiness: 150 kph.|
|Past Movement (06 hrs)||Quasi-Stationary, over the Mid-Western Part of the North Philippine Sea.|
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