TROPICAL STORM DANTE (CHOI-WAN) ADVISORY NO. 09
Issued at: 7:00 AM PhT (23:00 GMT) Wednesday, 02 June 2021
Next update: 1:00 PM PhT (05:00 GMT) Wednesday, 02 June 2021
|Current Status & Outlook||Tropical Storm DANTE (CHOI-WAN) has rapidly accelerated westward and crossed Masbate early this morning with no change in strength…now traversing Romblon Area while moving west to west-northwest towards Oriental Mindoro-Batangas Area.
Its western & southern rainbands together with its trough (extension) will continue to affectVisayas, MiMaRoPa, portions of the Bicol Region, CaLaBaRZon, Metro Manila, and portions of Central Luzon. Occasional rains with scattered Severe thunderstorms and gusty winds will be expected across these areas today.
24-hr Outlook: TS DANTE is forecast to move west-northwestward for the next 12 hours & will turn more to the northwest at a decreased forward speed of 18 km/hr…and is likely to weaken into a Tropical Depression (TD) once it traverses Western Luzon. Based on its forecast, the core of DANTE will pass very close or make landfall along the eastern shoreline of Oriental Mindoro later this afternoon, then make landfall along Batangas-Cavite Area early tonight. It will then be over Bataan by early tomorrow morning (Jun 03).
|Where is DANTE (CHOI-WAN)?||As of 5:00 AM PhT today, June 02…2300 GMT:
|How strong is it?||Maximum Sustained Winds (1-min avg): 65 kph near the center…Gustiness: 85 kph.|
|Past Movement (06 hrs)||West @ 38 kph, towards Romblon-Oriental Mindoro-Batangas-Cavite-Bataan Area|
|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 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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