Gale Warning
Gale Warning # 3
Issued at: 5:00 AM today, 01 December 2022

Strong to gale force winds associated with the northeast 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 northern and western seaboards of northern luzon (Batanes, Babuyan Islands, And Ilocos Norte) Mostly cloudy skies with scattered rainshowers and thunderstorms (52 - 71) / (28 - 38) Rough to very rough 3.4 - 5.5
The western seaboard of northern luzon (Ilocos Sur, La Union, And Pangasinan) Partly cloudy to cloudy skies with isolated rainshowers or thunderstorms (45 - 68) / (24 - 36) Rough to very rough 2.8 - 5.0
The northern and eastern seaboards of northern luzon (Mainland Cagayan) 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

Gale Warning Archive
Area Synopsis and 24-Hour Shipping Forecast
RPMM 301800
AREA SYNOPSIS AND 24-HOUR SHIPPING FORECAST
BEGINNING 010000
December 2022
Synopsis

SYNOPSIS: INTERTROPICAL CONVERGENCE ZONE ITCZ AFFECTING SOUTH PHILIPPINE X MORO X STRONG TO GALE FORCE WINDS ASSOCIATED WITH THE NORTHEAST MONSOON PREVAILING OVER EAST TAIWAN X BASHI X BALINTANG X SCARBOROUGH X RYUKYU X MODERATE TO STRONG EASTERLIES TO NORTHEASTERLIES PREVAILING 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 RAINS NORTHEASTERLY FROM 15 UP TO 19 MPS ( 30- 38KT ) 3.7 - 5.5 ROUGH TO VERY ROUGH
RYUKYU CLOUDY SKIES WITH RAINS NORTHEASTERLY FROM 14 UP TO 18 MPS ( 28- 36KT ) 3.4 - 5.0 ROUGH TO VERY ROUGH
BASHI CLOUDY SKIES WITH SCATTERED RAINSHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS NORTHEASTERLY FROM 14 UP TO 19 MPS ( 28- 38KT ) 3.4 - 5.5 ROUGH TO VERY ROUGH
BALINTANG CLOUDY SKIES WITH SCATTERED RAINSHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS NORTHEASTERLY FROM 14 UP TO 19 MPS ( 28- 38KT ) 3.4 - 5.5 ROUGH TO VERY ROUGH
NORTH PHILIPPINE PARTLY CLOUDY TO CLOUDY SKIES WITH ISOLATED RAINSHOWERS OR THUNDERSTORMS NORTHEASTERLY FROM 10 UP TO 17 MPS ( 20- 34KT ) 2.1 - 4.5 MODERATE TO ROUGH
SCARBOROUGH PARTLY CLOUDY TO CLOUDY SKIES WITH ISOLATED RAINSHOWERS OR THUNDERSTORMS NORTHEASTERLY FROM 12 UP TO 19 MPS ( 24- 38KT ) 2.8 - 5.5 ROUGH TO VERY ROUGH
MINDORO PARTLY CLOUDY TO CLOUDY SKIES WITH ISOLATED RAINSHOWERS OR THUNDERSTORMS NORTHEASTERLY FROM 8 UP TO 14 MPS ( 16- 28KT ) 1.2 - 3.4 MODERATE TO ROUGH
INLAND MOSTLY CLOUDY SKIES WITH SCATTERED RAINSHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS NORTHEASTERLY FROM 8 UP TO 12 MPS ( 16- 24KT ) 1.2 - 2.8 MODERATE TO ROUGH
CENTRAL PHILIPPINE MOSTLY CLOUDY SKIES WITH SCATTERED RAINSHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS EASTERLY TO NORTHEASTERLY FROM 10 UP TO 14 MPS ( 20- 28KT ) 2.1 - 3.4 MODERATE TO ROUGH
PALAWAN MOSTLY CLOUDY SKIES WITH SCATTERED RAINSHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS NORTHEASTERLY TO EASTERLY FROM 8 UP TO 10 MPS ( 16- 20KT ) 1.2 - 2.1 MODERATE
SULU MOSTLY CLOUDY SKIES WITH SCATTERED RAINSHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS NORTHEASTERLY FROM 8 UP TO 12 MPS ( 16- 24KT ) 1.2 - 2.8 MODERATE TO ROUGH
MINDANAO CLOUDY SKIES WITH SCATTERED RAINSHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS NORTHEASTERLY FROM 8 UP TO 11 MPS ( 16- 22KT ) 1.2 - 2.5 MODERATE
MORO CLOUDY SKIES WITH SCATTERED RAINSHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS NORTHEASTERLY FROM 4 UP TO 9 MPS ( 8- 18KT ) 0.6 - 1.5 SLIGHT TO MODERATE
SOUTH PHILIPPINE CLOUDY SKIES WITH SCATTERED RAINSHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS EASTERLY TO NORTHEASTERLY FROM 8 UP TO 11 MPS ( 16- 22KT ) 1.2 - 2.5 MODERATE

Area Synopsis and 24-Hour Shipping Forecast in PDF