SUPER TYPHOON BISING (SURIGAE) ADVISORY NO. 06
Issued at: 7:00 PM PhT (11:00 GMT) Sunday, 18 April 2021
Next update: 7:00 AM PhT (23:00 GMT) Monday, 19 April 2021
|Current Status & Outlook||BISING (SURIGAE) has weakened rapidly into a Category 4 Super Typhoon (STY) while slowing down over the Philippine Sea, east of Bicol Region.
This typhoon will bring occasional rains with severe thunderstorms and gusty winds across Samar and Bicol Provinces today and tomorrow. Meanwhile, its Trough will also bring rainy conditions across the Visayas and Mindanao.
24-hr Outlook: STY BISING (SURIGAE) is forecast to turn north-northwestward slowly at a speed of 08 km/hr and will pass well to the east-northeast of Catanduanes, more or less 245 km away from the island province by 2:00 PM tomorrow afternoon. This howler will therefore weaken further to below Super Typhoon strength within the next 12 to 24 hours.
|Where is BISING (SURIGAE)?||As of 5:00 PM PhT today, April 18…0900 GMT:
|How strong is it?||Maximum Sustained Winds (1-min avg): 250 kph near the center…Gustiness: 305 kph.|
|Past Movement (06 hrs)||West-Northwest @ 08 kph, across the Philippine Sea|
|Potential Philippine 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 to 5 meters in height is expected in storm surge-prone areas, particularly in coastal areas on where the Tropical Cyclone is headed. Kindly visit the PAGASA Storm Surge Updates for more details.
|3-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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Issued by: David Michael V. Padua for Typhoon2000 (T2K)
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PAGASA TROPICAL CYCLONE WIND SIGNAL
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