Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical and Astronomical Services Administration (PAGASA) announced that the low-pressure area (LPA) spotted in Visayas has strengthened into a tropical depression and and has been locally codenamed "Kabayan."
Here's the weather updates on Bagyong KABAYAN from the state weather bureau.
October 2, 2015
According to the weather advisory of PAGASA, issued at 5:00 pm, the center of Bagyong KABAYAN , as of 4:00 pm, was estimated based all available data at 205 km Northwest of Dagupan City, Pangasinan. (16.6°N, 118.5°E) with maximum sustained winds of 75 kph near the center and gustiness of up to 90 kph.
It is forecast to move West Northwest at 20 kph.
Public Storm Warning SignalsAreas with public storm warning signal:
Signal NO. 3 (winds of 100 km/h (62 mph) to 185 km/h (115 mph) are expected within the next 18 hours)
Bagyong Kabayan: Real-time Satellite Image
|Soure / Credit: Cooperative Institute for Meteorological Satellite Studies (CIMSS)|
Track of Tropical Storm Kabayan
Forecast Positions/Outlook(Issued at 5:00 p.m., Friday, 02 October 2015)
24 hour (Tomorrow morning):
590 km West of Laoag City, Ilocos Norte or outside the PAR.
48 hour (Sunday morning):
(Outside PAR) 1180 km West of Itbayat, Batanes.
72 hour (Monday morning):
(Outside PAR) 1660 km West Northwest of Itbayat, Batanes.
[Source: PAGASA, CIMSS Tropical Cyclones Group]