Gale Warning
Gale Warning # 4
Issued at: 5:00 PM today, 15 October 2019

Strong to gale force winds associated with the northeasterly surface windflow.

Strong to gale force winds are expected to affect the following areas:
Seaboard Weather Wind Force (kph/knots) Sea Condition Wave Height (meters)
The northern and western seaboard of northern luzon (Batanes, Babuyan Islands, Ilocos Norte, And Northern Coast Of Cagayan) Cloudy skies with light rains 45 - 63 / 24 - 34 Rough to very rough 2.8 - 4.5

Fishing boats and other small seacraft are advised not to venture out into the sea while larger sea vessels are alerted against big waves.

The next update will be issued at 5:00 am tomorrow.

Gale Warning in PDF File

Area Synopsis and 24-Hour Shipping Forecast
RPMM 150600
AREA SYNOPSIS AND 24-HOUR SHIPPING FORECAST
BEGINNING 151200
October 2019
Synopsis

SYNOPSIS: STRONG TO GALE FORCE WINDS ASSOCIATED WITH THE NORTHEASTERLY SURFACE WINDLOW PREVAILING OVER EAST TAIWAN X RYUKYU X BASHI X BALINTANG X SCARBOROUGH NORTH OF ONE SEVEN NORTH X MODERATE TO STRONG NORTHEASTERLIES TO EASTERLIES PREVAILING OVER MOST OF THE FORECAST AREA PD

Shipping Zones Weather Condition Wind direction and Speed Wave Height
(meters)
Sea Condition
EAST TAIWAN MOSTLY CLOUDY SKIES WITH SCATTERED RAINSHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS NORTHEASTERLY FROM 12 UP TO 17 MPS (24 - 34 KT) 2.8 - 4.5 ROUGH TO VERY ROUGH
RYUKYU MOSTLY CLOUDY SKIES WITH SCATTERED RAINSHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS NORTHEASTERLY FROM 12 UP TO 17 MPS (24 - 34 KT) 2.8 - 4.5 ROUGH TO VERY ROUGH
NORTH PHILIPPINE PARTLY CLOUDY SKIES WITH ISOLATED RAINSHOWERS OR THUNDERSTORMS NORTHEASTERLY FROM 8 UP TO 13 MPS (16 - 26 KT) 1.2 - 3.1 MODERATE TO ROUGH
CENTRAL PHILIPPINE PARTLY CLOUDY SKIES WITH ISOLATED RAINSHOWERS OR THUNDERSTORMS NORTHEASTERLY FROM 8 UP TO 12 MPS (16 - 24 KT) 1.2 - 2.8 MODERATE TO ROUGH
BASHI MOSTLY CLOUDY SKIES WITH SCATTERED RAINSHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS NORTHEASTERLY FROM 12 UP TO 17 MPS (24 - 34 KT) 2.8 - 4.5 ROUGH TO VERY ROUGH
BALINTANG PARTLY CLOUDY SKIES WITH ISOLATED RAINSHOWERS OR THUNDERSTORMS NORTHEASTERLY FROM 12 UP TO 17 MPS (24 - 34 KT) 2.8 - 4.5 ROUGH TO VERY ROUGH
SOUTH PHILIPPINE MOSTLY CLOUDY SKIES WITH SCATTERED RAINSHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS NORTHEASTERLY BACKING TO NORTHWESTERLY FROM 8 UP TO 12 MPS (16 - 24 KT) 1.2 - 2.8 MODERATE TO ROUGH
REST OF SCARBOROUGH PARTLY CLOUDY SKIES WITH ISOLATED RAINSHOWERS OR THUNDERSTORMS NORTHEASTERLY FROM 8 UP TO 13 MPS (16 - 26 KT) 1.2 - 3.1 MODERATE TO ROUGH
MINDORO PARTLY CLOUDY TO CLOUDY SKIES WITH ISOLATED RAINSHOWERS OR THUNDERSTORMS NORTHEASTERLY TO EASTERLY FROM 8 UP TO 12 MPS (16 - 24 KT) 1.2 - 2.8 MODERATE TO ROUGH
PALAWAN MOSTLY CLOUDY SKIES WITH SCATTERED RAINSHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS NORTHEASTERLY TO EASTERLY FROM 4 UP TO 10 MPS (8 - 20 KT) 0.6 - 2.1 SLIGHT TO MODERATE
SULU MOSTLY CLOUDY SKIES WITH SCATTERED RAINSHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS NORTHEASTERLY FROM 8 UP TO 11 MPS (16 - 22 KT) 1.2 - 2.5 MODERATE TO OCCASIONALLY ROUGH
INLAND MOSTLY CLOUDY SKIES WITH SCATTERED RAINSHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS NORTHEASTERLY FROM 8 UP TO 11 MPS (16 - 22 KT) 1.2 - 2.5 MODERATE TO OCCASIONALLY ROUGH
MINDANAO MOSTLY CLOUDY SKIES WITH SCATTERED RAINSHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS NORTHEASTERLY FROM 4 UP TO 10 MPS (8 - 20 KT) 0.6 - 2.1 SLIGHT TO MODERATE
MORO MOSTLY CLOUDY SKIES WITH SCATTERED RAINSHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS NORTHEASTERLY FROM 4 UP TO 10 MPS (8 - 20 KT) 0.6 - 2.1 SLIGHT TO MODERATE
SCARBOROUGH NORTH OF ONE SEVEN NORTH PARTLY CLOUDY SKIES WITH ISOLATED RAINSHOWERS OR THUNDERSTORMS NORTHEASTERLY FROM 12 UP TO 17 MPS (24 - 34 KT) 2.8 - 4.5 ROUGH TO VERY ROUGH

Area Synopsis and 24-Hour Shipping Forecast in PDF