Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical and Astronomical Services Administration (PAGASA) said on Monday, January 1, that the low pressure area east southeast of Surigao City has developed into a tropical depression and was named Bagyong AGATON.
Here's the weather update on Bagyong AGATON from the state weather bureau.
January 3, 2018
"TD #AgatonPH HAS SLOWED DOWN SLIGHTLY AND IS NOW HEADING TOWARD THE WEST PHILIPPINE SEA."
According to the weather advisory of PAGASA, issued at 5:00 a.m., Bagyong Agaton, at 4:00 a.m., was estimated based on all available data at 175 km West Northwest of Puerto Princesa City, Palawan (10.1 °N, 117.2 °E) with maximum sustained winds of 55 kph near the center and gustiness of up to 65 kph.
It is forecast to move West at 25 kph.
Bagyong Agaton: Public Storm Warning SignalsAreas with public storm warning signal (Issued at 5:00 a.m., Wednesday, 03 January 2018):
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 Agaton(Issued at 5:00 a.m., Wednesday, 03 January 2018)
Forecast Positions/Outlook of Bagyong Agaton(Issued at 5:00 a.m., Wednesday, 03 January 2018)
24 Hour(Tomorrow morning):
310 km West of Pagasa Island, Palawan (OUTSIDE PAR)(11.4°N, 111.3°E)
Video: Bagyong Agaton Public Weather ForecastPress Briefing: Tropical Depression "#AgatonPH" WEDNESDAY 5 AM, January 03, 2018
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