TROPICAL DEPRESSION AMANG ADVISORY NO. 02
Issued at: 11:00 PM PhT (15:00 GMT) Tuesday, 11 April 2023
Next update: 11:00 AM PhT (03:00 GMT) Wednesday, 12 April 2023
|Current Status & Outlook||Tropical Depression (TD) AMANG has slightly slowed down as it is about to make landfall over Catanduanes. Its rainbands have dramatically diminished during the past 6 hours, but a small area of thunderstorms still persists near its center.
48-hr Outlook: TD AMANG is forecast to make landfall along Catanduanes on or before midnight tonight and will traverse the coastal waters or shorelines of Partido District (Cam Sur) and Cam Norte tomorrow morning. Light to moderate to at times heavy rains will be expected across Bicol Region tonight until tomorrow evening (Apr 12). By tomorrow evening, AMANG is forecast to be over the mountainous terrain of Cam Norte and shall weaken into a remnant LPA. On Thursday morning through the evening, AMANG will just drift along the vicinity of Polillo Islands and Northern Quezon (very close to Infanta).
|Where is AMANG?||As of 10:00 PM PhT today, April 11…1400 GMT:
|How strong is it?||Maximum Sustained Winds (1-min avg): 45 kph near the center…Gustiness: 65 kph.|
|Past Movement (06 hrs)||West-Northwest @ 15 kph, towards Northern Bicol Region.|
|Potential Philippine Major Landfall Area(s)||
|What Philippine areas will be directly affected?||Heavy to Extreme Rainfall (50 mm to >100 mm expected for 24 hrs):
Damaging Winds (gusts of more than 100 km/hr expected):
|Potential Storm Surge/Coastal Flooding Areas+||
+Waves of 3 meters in height are expected in storm surge-prone areas, particularly in coastal areas where the Tropical Cyclone is headed. Kindly visit the PAGASA Storm Surge Updates for more details.
|2-Day Forecast Outlook Summary**||
**Important Note: Please be reminded that the Forecast Outlook changes every 6 hours, and the Day 2 and 3 Forecast Track have 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’s Meteorological Information||
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