TD HAITANG (HUANING) UPDATE NUMBER 004 [FINAL]
Issued at: 12:30 PM PhT (04:30 GMT) Monday 31 July 2017
|Current Status and Outlook||
HAITANG (HUANING) has made its final landfall over Fujian Province, Southern China this morning. Rapid dissipation of this depression into a remnant LPA is expected through the next 12 to 24 hours. Its decaying rainbands will continue to dump rains, thunderstorms and gale-force winds across the Chinese provinces of Fujian, Jiangxi, Hubei and parts of Zhejiang.
*This will be the Final Update on this tropical cyclone.
*The combination of TD HAITANG and the strong surge of the Southwest Monsoon (Habagat) will bring occasional rains, gusty winds, and thunderstorms with large surfs across Taiwan.
|Where is HAITANG (HUANING)?||As of 11:00 AM PhT today, Jul 31…0300 GMT. The center was located over the eastern part of Fujian Province, Southeastern China (near 26.1N 118.9E), about 39 km west of Fuzhou City, China or 703 km north-northwest of Basco, Batanes.|
|How strong is it?||
Maximum Sustained Winds (10-min avg): 55 kph near the center…Gustiness: 75 kph.
|Past Movement (06 hrs)||It was moving Northwest @ 27 kph, towards Jiangxi-Hubei Area, Southeastern China|
|Potential Landfall Area(s)||:: None.|
|What Philippine areas will be most affected?*||:: None.|
|Potential Storm Surge/Coastal Flooding Areas+||:: None.|
|1-Day Forecast Outlook Summary**||
TUESDAY MORNING: Just a remnant area of low pressure (LPA) in the vicinity of Hubei Province…about 59 km east-southeast of Huangshi, China [8AM Aug 01: 30.1N 115.6E @ 30kph]. Confidence Level: LOW.
**Important Note: Please be reminded that the Forecast Outlook changes every 6 hours, and the Day 2 and 3 Forecast Track has an average error of 100 and 250 km respectively…while the wind speed forecast error, averages 35 km/hr per day. Therefore, a turn to the left or right of its future track and changes in its wind speed must be anticipated from time to time.
|Other Storm Info||> 24 hr. Rain Accumulation (across its circulation): 25 to 510 mm [Light to Extreme]
> Minimum Central Pressure: 1000 millibars (hPa)
> Size of Circulation [Convective Cloud-Based, in diameter]: 1,033 (Medium)
> Area of Damaging Winds (100 kph or more wind gusts): None.
|Additional Distances||Time/Date: 11:00 AM PhT Mon July 31, 2017
Location of Center/Eye: Near 26.1º N Lat 118.9º E Lon
Distance 1: 133 km NNE of Quanzhou, China
Distance 2: 266 km WNW of Taipei, Taiwan
Distance 3: 689 km ENE of Hong Kong, China
Distance 4: 890 km NNW of Laoag City, Ilocos Norte
Distance 5: 1287 km N of Metro Manila
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Issued by: David Michael V. Padua for WeatherPhilippines