Weather Update and #WalangPasok Advisory for Tuesday, Sept 3, 2019

Weather Update and Walang Pasok Advisory for Tuesday, Sept 3, 2019

Signal No. 1 raised over Batanes due Tropical Storm Liwayway

PAGASA has placed Batanes under Tropical Cyclone Wind Signal No. 1 as Tropical Storm Liwayway (international name: Lingling) heads north northwest over the Philippine Sea on Monday afternoon, September 2, while a low pressure area (LPA) was spotted inside the Philippine Area of Responsibility (PAR).

Courtesy of DOST_PAGASA

In a bulletin issued 5 pm on Monday, the Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical, and Astronomical Services Administration (PAGASA) said "Liwayway” was last spotted 320 km east northeast of Casiguran, Aurora with maximum winds of 65 km/h and gustiness of up to 80 km/h. But it is expected to intensify into a severe tropical storm within 48 hours, while still inside PAR.

“Liwayway” is not expected to make landfall on any part of the Philippine landmass but it is seen to develop into a severe tropical storm within 48 hours. But PAGASA advised residents to prepare for potentially strong winds.

"Liwayway" may leave the Philippine area of responsibility either on Wednesday or Thursday.

#WalangPasok: Live list of Class suspensions for Tuesday, September 3

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The public and the disaster risk reduction and management council concerned are advised to take appropriate actions and watch for the next Severe Weather Bulletin to be issued at 8 PM today.

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