Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical and Astronomical Services Administration (PAGASA) said that severe tropical storm Megi has entered the Philippine Area of Responsibility (PAR) and was named "Helen".
PAGASA expects the storm will leave the PAR by Wednesday afternoon.
Here's the weather updates on Bagyong HELEN from the state weather bureau.
September 28, 2016
According to the weather advisory of PAGASA, issued at 5:00 a.m., Bagyong Helen is now outside the PAR.
As of 2:00 a.m., was located based on all available data at 515 km North Northwest of Basco, Batanes (OUTSIDE PAR)(24.5°N, 119.6°E) with maximum sustained winds of 130 kph near the center and gustiness of up to 200 kph.
It is forecast to move Northwest at 19 kph.
Public Storm Warning SignalsAreas with public storm warning signal (Issued at 5:00 a.m., Wednesday, 28 September 2016):
Signal NO. 4 (winds of 171-220 kph are expected in 12hrs.)
Bagyong Helen: Real-time Satellite Image
|Soure / Credit: Cooperative Institute for Meteorological Satellite Studies (CIMSS)|
Track of Storm Helen(Issued at 5:00 a.m., Wednesday, 28 September 2016)
Forecast Positions/Outlook of Bagyong Helen(Issued at 5:00 a.m., Wednesday, 28 September 2016)
24 Hour(Tomorrow morning):
870 km Northwest of Basco, Batanes (OUTSIDE PAR)
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