Gale Warning
Gale Warning # 20
Issued at: 5:00 PM today, 20 January 2022

Strong to gale-force winds associated with the surge of 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 seaboard of northern luzon (Batanes, Northern Coast Of Ilocos Norte, And The Northern Coast Of Cagayan Including Babuyan Islands ) Cloudy skies with 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 200600
AREA SYNOPSIS AND 24-HOUR SHIPPING FORECAST
BEGINNING 201200
January 2022
Synopsis

SYNOPSIS: SHEAR LINE AFFECTING CENTRAL PHILIPPINE AREA SOUTH OF ONE THREE NORTH X STRONG TO GALE FORCE NORTHEASTERLY SURFACE WINDFLOW ASSOCIATED WITH THE NORTHEAST MONSOON AFFECTING EAST TAIWAN X RYUKYU X BASHI X BALINTANG BECOMING MODERATE TO STRONG EASTERLIES TO NORTHEASTERLIES OVER MOST OF FORECAST AREAS 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 TO 17 MPS ( 24- 34KT ) 2.8 - 4.5 ROUGH TO VERY ROUGH
RYUKYU CLOUDY SKIES WITH LIGHT RAINS NORTHEASTERLY FROM 12 UP TO 17 MPS ( 24- 34KT ) 2.8 - 4.5 ROUGH TO VERY ROUGH
BASHI CLOUDY SKIES WITH RAINS NORTHEASTERLY FROM 12 UP TO 17 MPS ( 24- 34KT ) 2.8 - 4.5 ROUGH TO VERY ROUGH
BALINTANG CLOUDY SKIES WITH RAINS NORTHEASTERLY FROM 12 UP TO 17 MPS ( 24- 34KT ) 2.8 - 4.5 ROUGH TO VERY ROUGH
NORTH PHILIPPINE CLOUDY SKIES WITH RAINS NORTHEASTERLY FROM 8 UP TO 16 MPS ( 16- 32KT ) 1.2 - 4.0 MODERATE TO ROUGH
SCARBOROUGH PARTLY CLOUDY TO CLOUDY SKIES WITH ISOLATED LIGHT RAINS NORTHEASTERLY FROM 8 UP TO 14 MPS ( 16- 28KT ) 1.2 - 3.4 MODERATE TO ROUGH
MINDORO PARTLY CLOUDY TO CLOUDY SKIES WITH ISOLATED LIGHT RAINS NORTHEASTERLY FROM 8 UP TO 12 MPS ( 16- 24KT ) 1.2 - 2.8 MODERATE TO ROUGH
INLAND PARTLY CLOUDY TO CLOUDY SKIES WITH ISOLATED RAINSHOWERS OR THUNDERSTORMS NORTHEASTERLY FROM 8 UP TO 12 MPS ( 16- 24KT ) 1.2 - 2.8 MODERATE TO ROUGH
CENTRAL PHILIPPINE MOSTLY CLOUDY SKIES WITH SCATTERED RAINS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS NORTHEASTERLY FROM 8 UP TO 14 MPS ( 16- 28KT ) 1.2 - 3.4 MODERATE TO ROUGH
PALAWAN PARTLY CLOUDY TO CLOUDY SKIES WITH ISOLATED LIGHT RAINS NORTHEASTERLY FROM 8 UP TO 12 MPS ( 16- 24KT ) 1.2 - 2.8 MODERATE TO ROUGH
SULU PARTLY CLOUDY TO CLOUDY SKIES WITH ISOLATED RAINSHOWERS OR THUNDERSTORMS NORTHEASTERLY FROM 8 UP TO 12 MPS ( 16- 24KT ) 1.2 - 2.8 MODERATE TO ROUGH
MINDANAO PARTLY CLOUDY TO CLOUDY SKIES WITH ISOLATED RAINSHOWERS OR THUNDERSTORMS NORTHEASTERLY FROM 4 UP TO 10 MPS ( 8- 20KT ) 0.5 - 2.1 SLIGHT TO MODERATE
MORO PARTLY CLOUDY TO CLOUDY SKIES WITH ISOLATED RAINSHOWERS OR THUNDERSTORMS NORTHEASTERLY FROM 4 UP TO 10 MPS ( 8- 20KT ) 0.5 - 2.1 SLIGHT TO MODERATE
SOUTH PHILIPPINE PARTLY CLOUDY TO CLOUDY SKIES WITH ISOLATED RAINSHOWERS OR THUNDERSTORMS EASTERLY TO NORTHEASTERLY FROM 8 UP TO 12 MPS ( 16- 24KT ) 1.2 - 2.8 MODERATE TO ROUGH

Area Synopsis and 24-Hour Shipping Forecast in PDF