Gale Warning
Gale Warning # 10
Issued at: 5:00 PM today, 11 December 2018

Strong to gale force winds associated with the northeast monsoon.

Strong to gale force winds is expected to affect the following areas:
Seaboard Weather Wind Force (kph/knots) Sea Condition Wave Height (meters)
The northern seaboard of northern luzon (Batanes, Calayan, Babuyan, Northern Coast Of Cagayan And Northern Coast Of Ilocos Norte) Partly cloudy to cloudy skies with isolated 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 101800
AREA SYNOPSIS AND 24-HOUR SHIPPING FORECAST
BEGINNING 110000
December 2018
Synopsis

SYNOPSIS: MODERATE TO STRONG NORTHEASTERLY SURFACE WINDFLOW ASSOCIATED WITH THE NORTHEAST MONSOON PREVAILING OVER THE SHIPPING AREAS NORTH OF ONE EIGHT NORTH X SCARBOROUGH BECOMING LIGHT TO MODERATE EASTERLIES TO NORTHEASTERLIES OVER MOST OF THE FORECAST AREA PD

Shipping Zones Weather Condition Wind direction and Speed Wave Height
(meters)
Sea Condition
EAST TAIWAN CLOUDY SKIES WITH LIGHT RAINS NORTHEASTERLY FROM 12 UP 17 MPS (24 - 34 KT) 2.8 - 4.5 Rough to Very Rough
RYUKYU CLOUDY SKIES WITH LIGHT RAINS NORTHEASTERLY FROM 12 UP 17 MPS (24 - 34 KT) 2.8 - 4.5 Rough to Very Rough
NORTH PHILIPPINE AREA NORTH OF TWO TWO NORTH CLOUDY SKIES WITH LIGHT RAINS NORTHEASTERLY FROM 12 UP 17 MPS (24 - 34 KT) 2.8 - 4.5 Rough to Very Rough
BASHI PARTLY CLOUDY TO CLOUDY SKIES WITH ISOLATED LIGHT RAINS NORTHEASTERLY FROM 12 UP 17 MPS (24 - 34 KT) 2.8 - 4.5 Rough to Very Rough
BALINTANG PARTLY CLOUDY TO CLOUDY SKIES WITH ISOLATED LIGHT RAINS NORTHEASTERLY FROM 12 UP 17 MPS (24 - 34 KT) 2.8 - 4.5 Rough to Very Rough
SCARBOROUGH area north of one seven north PARTLY CLOUDY TO CLOUDY SKIES WITH ISOLATED LIGHT RAINS NORTHEASTERLY FROM 12 UP 17 MPS (24 - 34 KT) 2.8 - 4.5 Rough to Very Rough
central philippine partly cloudy to cloudy skies with isolated rainshowers or thunderstorms easterly to northeasterly from 8 up to 11 mps (16 - 22 kt) 1.2 - 2.5 Moderate to Occasionally Rough
south philippine PARTLY CLOUDY TO CLOUDY SKIES WITH ISOLATED RAINSHOWERS OR THUNDERSTORMS EASTERLY TO NORTHEASTERLY FROM 8 UP TO 11 MPS (16 - 22 KT) 1.2 - 2.5 MODERATE TO OCCASIONALLY ROUGH
rest of scarborough PARTLY CLOUDY TO CLOUDY SKIES WITH ISOLATED LIGHT RAINS 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 FROM 8 UP TO 11 MPS (16 - 22 KT) 1.2 - 2.5 Moderate to Occasionally Rough
palawan PARTLY CLOUDY TO CLOUDY SKIES WITH ISOLATED RAINSHOWERS OR THUNDERSTORMS NORTHEASTERLY FROM 8 UP TO 11 MPS (16 - 22 KT) 1.2 - 2.5 Moderate to Occasionally Rough
inland PARTLY CLOUDY TO CLOUDY SKIES WITH ISOLATED RAINSHOWERS OR THUNDERSTORMS northeasterly from 4 up to 10 mps (8 - 20 kt) 0.6 - 2.1 Slight to Moderate
mindanao PARTLY CLOUDY TO CLOUDY SKIES WITH ISOLATED RAINSHOWERS OR THUNDERSTORMS NORTHEASTERLY FROM 4 UP TO 10 MPS (8 - 20 KT) 0.6 - 2.1 Slight to Moderate
sulu PARTLY CLOUDY TO CLOUDY SKIES WITH ISOLATED RAINSHOWERS OR THUNDERSTORMS NORTHEASTERLY FROM 4 UP TO 10 MPS (8 - 20 KT) 0.6 - 2.1 Slight to Moderate
moro PARTLY CLOUDY TO CLOUDY SKIES WITH ISOLATED RAINSHOWERS OR THUNDERSTORMS NORTHEASTERLY FROM 4 UP TO 10 MPS (8 - 20 KT) 0.6 - 2.1 Slight to Moderate
REST OF NORTH PHILIPPINE PARTLY CLOUDY TO CLOUDY SKIES WITH ISOLATED LIGHT RAINS northeasterly 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