SEVERE WEATHER BULLETIN #11 

FOR: TYPHOON “BUTCHOY” (NEPARTAK) 

TROPICAL CYCLONE: WARNING

Issued at : 11:00 a.m., 08 July  2016

Typhoon “BUTCHOY” has further weakened while crossing Southern Taiwan.

  • Tropical Cyclone warning signals elsewhere are now lifted.
  • Estimated rainfall amount is from moderate to heavy within the 600 km diameter of the typhoon.
  • Fisherfolk are advised not to venture out over the southern and western seaboards of Luzon.
  • “Butchoy” will enhance the Southwest monsoon which will bring moderate to occasionally heavy over the provinces of Zambales, Bataan, Batangas, Cavite and Mindoro.The public and the disaster risk reduction and management council concerned are advised to take appropriate actions and watch for the next weather bulletin to be issued at 5 PM today. 

PAGASA Weather Bulletin #11 TYPHOON "BUTCHOY" - updated 11:00am

Location of Eye/Center:
(as of  10:00 a.m.)
260 km Northwest of Itbayat, Batanes
Coordinates: 22.6°N, 120.3°E
Strength: Maximum sustained winds of 165 kph near the center
and gustiness of up to 200 kph
Movement: Forecast to move Northwest at 13 kph
Forecast Positions/Outlook: •24 Hour(Tomorrow morning): 550 km Northwest of Itbayat, Batanes (OUTSIDE PAR)
•48 Hour(Sunday morning): 835 km North Northwest of Itbayat, Batanes (OUTSIDE PAR)
TROPICAL CYCLONE WARNING SIGNAL
TCWS
Luzon
Visayas
Mindanao
Impacts of the wind
#1
(30-60kph expected in 36 hrs)
Babuyan group of Islands ->Very light or no damage to high risk structures,
->Light damage to medium to low risk structures
->Slight damage to some houses of very light materials or makeshift structures in exposed communities. Some banana plants are tilted, a few downed and leaves are generally damaged
->Twigs of small trees may be broken.
->Rice crops, however, may suffer significant damage when it is in its flowering stage.
Wave Height: (Open Sea) 1.25-4.0 meters

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