Gale Warning
Gale Warning # 10
Issued at: 5:00 AM today, 16 September 2019

Strong to gale force winds associated with the southwest monsoon.

Strong to gale force winds are expected to affect the following areas:
Seaboard Weather Wind Force (kph/knots) Sea Condition Wave Height (meters)
The western seaboard of southern luzon (Palawan, And Occidental Mindoro) Cloudy skies with scattered rainshowers and thunderstorms 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 pm today.

Gale Warning in PDF File

Area Synopsis and 24-Hour Shipping Forecast
RPMM 151800
AREA SYNOPSIS AND 24-HOUR SHIPPING FORECAST
BEGINNING 160000
September 2019
Synopsis

SYNOPSIS: STRONG TO GALE FORCE WINDS PREVAILING OVER PALAWAN X MINDORO AREA SOUTH OF ONE THREE NORTH X NORTH PHILIPPINE X MODERATE TO STRONG NORTHEASTERLY BACKING TO NORTHWESTERLY SURFACE WINDFLOW PREVAILING OVER MOST OF THE FORECAST AREA X SOUTHWEST MONSOON AFFECTING THE SHIPPING AREA SOUTH OF ONE FIVE NORTH PD

Shipping Zones Weather Condition Wind direction and Speed Wave Height
(meters)
Sea Condition
NORTH PHILIPPINE CLOUDY SKIES WITH SCATTERED RAINSHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS NORTHEASTERLY BACKING TO NORTHWESTERLY FROM 12 UP TO 17 MPS (24 - 34 KT) 2.8 - 4.5 ROUGH TO VERY ROUGH
MINDORO AREA SOUTH OF ONE THREE NORTH CLOUDY SKIES WITH SCATTERED RAINSHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS SOUTHWESTERLY FROM 12 UP TO 17 MPS (24 - 34 KT) 2.8 - 4.5 ROUGH TO VERY ROUGH
SULU MOSTLY CLOUDY SKIES WITH SCATTERED RAINSHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS SOUTHWESTERLY FROM 12 UP TO 16 MPS (24 - 32 KT) 1.2 - 4.0 MODERATE TO ROUGH
PALAWAN CLOUDY SKIES WITH SCATTERED RAINSHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS SOUTHWESTERLY FROM 12 UP TO 17 MPS (24 - 34 KT) 2.8 - 4.5 ROUGH TO VERY ROUGH
SOUTH PHILIPPINE PARTLY CLOUDY TO CLOUDY SKIES WITH ISOLATED RAINSHOWERS OR THUNDERSTORMS SOUTHWESTERLY FROM 12 UP TO 16 MPS (24 - 32 KT) 1.2 - 4.0 MODERATE TO ROUGH
CENTRAL PHILIPPINE MOSTLY CLOUDY SKIES WITH SCATTERED RAINSHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS SOUTHWESTERLY TO WESTERLY FROM 8 UP TO 16 MPS (16 - 32 KT) 1.2 - 4.0 MODERATE TO ROUGH
INLAND MOSTLY CLOUDY SKIES WITH SCATTERED RAINSHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS SOUTHWESTERLY FROM 8 UP TO 13 MPS (16 - 26 KT) 1.2 - 3.1 MODERATE TO ROUGH
MINDANAO MOSTLY CLOUDY SKIES WITH SCATTERED RAINSHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS SOUTHWESTERLY FROM 8 UP TO 13 MPS (16 - 26 KT) 1.2 - 3.1 MODERATE TO ROUGH
REST OF MINDORO MOSTLY CLOUDY SKIES WITH SCATTERED RAINSHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS SOUTHWESTERLY BACKING TO SOUTHEASTERLY FROM 8 UP TO 13 MPS (16 - 26 KT) 1.2 - 3.1 MODERATE TO ROUGH
SCARBOROUGH PARTLY CLOUDY TO CLOUDY SKIES WITH ISOLATED RAINSHOWERS OR THUNDERSTORMS SOUTHEASTERLY FROM 8 UP TO 12 MPS (16 - 24 KT) 1.2 - 2.8 MODERATE TO ROUGH
MORO PARTLY CLOUDY TO CLOUDY SKIES WITH ISOLATED RAINSHOWERS OR THUNDERSTORMS SOUTHERLY TO SOUTHWESTERLY FROM 8 UP TO 12 MPS (16 - 24 KT) 1.2 - 2.8 MODERATE TO ROUGH
EAST TAIWAN MOSTLY CLOUDY SKIES WITH SCATTERED RAINSHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS NORTHEASTERLY FROM 8 UP TO 13 MPS (16 - 26 KT) 1.2 - 3.1 MODERATE TO ROUGH
RYUKYU MOSTLY CLOUDY SKIES WITH SCATTERED RAINSHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS NORTHEASTERLY FROM 8 UP TO 13 MPS (16 - 26 KT) 1.2 - 3.1 MODERATE TO ROUGH
BASHI PARTLY CLOUDY TO CLOUDY SKIES WITH ISOLATED RAINSHOWERS OR THUNDERSTORMS NORTHEASTERLY BACKING TO NORTHWESTERLY FROM 8 UP TO 13 MPS (16 - 26 KT) 1.2 - 3.1 MODERATE TO ROUGH
BALINTANG PARTLY CLOUDY TO CLOUDY SKIES WITH ISOLATED RAINSHOWERS OR THUNDERSTORMS NORTHEASTERLY BACKING TO NORTHWESTERLY FROM 8 UP TO 13 MPS (16 - 26 KT) 1.2 - 3.1 MODERATE TO ROUGH

Area Synopsis and 24-Hour Shipping Forecast in PDF