Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical and Astronomical Services Administration (PAGASA) said on Monday, September 4, that the low pressure area spotted over Baler has developed into a tropical depression and was named Bagyong Kiko.
Here's the weather update on Bagyong KIKO from the state weather bureau.
September 6, 2017
"KIKO" HAS INTENSIFIED AND SLOWED DOWN AS IT CONTINUES TO TRAVERSE BALINTANG CHANNEL."
According to the weather advisory of PAGASA, issued at 11:00 a.m., Bagyong Kiko, at 10:00 a.m., was estimated based on all available data at 115 km West of Basco, Batanes (20.6 °N, 120.9 °E) with maximum sustained winds of 60 kph near the center and gustiness of up to 70 kph.
It is forecast to move Northwest at 10 kph.
Bagyong Kiko: Public Storm Warning SignalsAreas with public storm warning signal (Issued at 11:00 a.m., Wednesday, 06 September 2017):
Signal NO. 5 (winds of more than 220 kph may be expected in at least 12hrs.)
Classes in the affected areas shall be automatically cancelled or suspended once the PAGASA raised the following storm signals: 1) Signal No.1, public and private pre-school and kindergarten classes; 2) Signal No. 2, public and private pre-school, kindergarten, elementary and high school classes (including Senior High School); and Signal No. 3, classes in all levels. - DedEd
Track of Bagyong Kiko(Issued at 5:00 p.m., Tuesday, 05 September 2017)
Forecast Positions/Outlook of Bagyong Kiko(Issued at 5:00 p.m., Tuesday, 05 September 2017)
24 Hour(Tomorrow morning):
370 km Northwest of Basco, Batanes(22.9°N, 119.6°E)
48 Hour(Friday morning):
645 km Northwest of Basco, Batanes(25.0°N, 118.1°E)
72 Hour(Saturday morning):
860 km North of Basco, Batanes(28.1°N, 121.0°E)
Video: Bagyong Kiko Public Weather ForecastPress Briefing: Tropical Depression "#KikoPH" Tuesday 05:00 PM, September 05, 2017
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