WEATHER ADVISORY NO.1
FOR: TROPICAL STORM "PEIPAH" (International Name)
ISSUED AT: 11:00 AM, 05 APRIL 2014
At 10:00 am today, the Tropical Storm located south of Caroline Islands with an international name “Peipah” was estimated at 1,470 km east of Southern Mindanao (4.1°N 140.3°E) with maximum sustained winds of 65 kph near its center and gustiness of up to 80 kph. It is forecast to move west northwest at 20 kph. This weather disturbance is expected to enter the Philippine Area of Responsibility (PAR) tomorrow afternoon. It will not yet affect any part of the country within 24 hours.
The next update will be incorporated in the public weather forecast at 5:00 pm today while the next advisory will be issued at 11:00 am tomorrow.
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