TYPHOON ODETTE (RAI) ADVISORY NO. 08
Issued at: 7:00 AM PhT (23:00 GMT) Friday, 17 December 2021
Next update: 1:00 PM PhT (05:00 GMT) Friday, 17 December 2021
|Current Status & Outlook||Typhoon ODETTE (RAI) has slowed down slightly as it emerges over the Panay Gulf…now moving towards the Sulu Sea, on its way to Northern Palawan.
24-hr Outlook: TY ODETTE (RAI) is forecast to weaken slightly, and will accelerate once again westward at 26 kph across the Sulu Sea this morning. The core of Odette will make its final landfall over Northern Palawan between 2 to 5 PM this afternoon, and will emerge over the West Philippine Sea tonight through early tomorrow.
The presence of this typhoon will enhance the Northeast Monsoon (Amihan) and bring cloudy skies with passing “on-and-off” rains with possible Severe Thunderstorms and gusty winds of 30-60 kph across the Eastern Sections of Northern & Central Luzon including CaLaBaRZon, Metro Manila, Bicol Region, Oriental Mindoro, & Marinduque – today.
|Where is ODETTE (RAI)?||As of 5:00 AM PhT today, December 17…2100 GMT:
|How strong is it?||Maximum Sustained Winds (1-min avg): 195 kph near the center…Gustiness: 240 kph.|
|Past Movement (06 hrs)||West @ 22 kph, towards Sulu Sea-Northern Palawan Area.|
|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 to 5 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||
|Information based on data collected by Typhoon2000 (T2k) shall not be taken as official data. Weather information broadcasted and distributed by PAGASA remains as official data. Typhoon2000 (T2k) shall not be responsible for the private use and reliance of its weather information.|
Issued by: David Michael V. Padua for Typhoon2000 (T2K)
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