TROPICAL STORM YAGI (KARDING) STORMWATCH NO. 04 [FINAL]
Issued at: 5:00 PM PhT (09:00 GMT) Friday 10 August 2018
|Current Status and Outlook||Tropical Storm YAGI (KARDING) is now heading towards the Southern Islands of Japan particularly Okinawa and the Ryukyus, and is expected to move out of the Philippine Area of Responsibility (PAR) by early Saturday morning (Aug 11).
*This is the Final StormWatch Update on this Tropical Cyclone.
This system will continue to induce the Southwest Monsoon (Habagat) and bring scattered to widespread occasional rains and thunderstorms across the western sections of Luzon including Metro Manila through the next 24 hours.
|Where is YAGI (KARDING?||As of 3:00 PM PhT today, August 10…0700 GMT. The center was located over the northeastern part of the North Philippine Sea (near 23.7°N 131.6°E), about 482 km southeast of Okinawa, Japan or 1,053 km east-northeast of Basco, Batanes.|
|How strong is it?||Maximum Sustained Winds (10-min avg): 75 kph near the center…Gustiness: 95 kph|
|Past Movement (06 hrs)||North-Northwest @ 08 kph, towards the Ryukyu Islands.|
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Issued by: David Michael V. Padua for WeatherPhilippines