TYPHOON ODETTE (RAI) ADVISORY NO. 09
Issued at: 1:00 PM PhT (05:00 GMT) Friday, 17 December 2021
Next update: 7:00 PM PhT (11:00 GMT) Friday, 17 December 2021
|Current Status & Outlook||Typhoon ODETTE (RAI) has begun reorganizing while crossing the Sulu Sea, and is now showing a large developing “eye” at the center…expected to make landfall over Northern Palawan within the next couple of hours. Its rain bands have started to cover much of Palawan with Tropical Storm to Typhoon-Force Winds.
24-hr Outlook: TY ODETTE (RAI) is forecast to maintain its intensity while crossing Northern Palawan this afternoon with a westerly track at a speed. of 25 kph. The core of Odette will then emerge over the western coast of Northern Palawan tonight, and will traverse the West Philippine Sea as it exits the Philippine Area of Responsibility (PAR) late tomorrow morning.
|Where is ODETTE (RAI)?||As of 11:00 AM PhT today, December 17…0300 GMT:
|How strong is it?||Maximum Sustained Winds (1-min avg): 185 kph near the center…Gustiness: 230 kph.|
|Past Movement (06 hrs)||West @ 27 kph, towards Northern Palawan.|
|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||
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Issued by: David Michael V. Padua for Typhoon2000 (T2K)
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