Lando weakens


Slow-moving Typhoon Lando has further weakened as it exited the landmass of Ilocos Norte, the Philippine Atmospheric Geophysical and Astronomical Services Administration.

As of 10 p.m. on October 19, Lando was located 45 kilometers west-northwest of Laoag City, Ilocos Norte. It has maximum sustained winds of 95 kilometers per hour near the center and gusts of up to 120 kph.

It was moving north northeast at six kph.

Signal No. 2 was raised in Ilocos Norte, Ilocos Sur, Abra, Apayao and Northern Cagayan including Calayan and Babuyan group of Islands.

Signal No. 1 was raised in La Union, Pangasinan, Ifugao, Benguet, Batanes, Isabela, Rest of Cagayan, Nueva Vizcaya, Mt, Province and Kalinga.

The estimated rainfall amount is from heavy to intense within the 600 km diameter of the severe tropical storm.

Fisherfolk are advised not to venture out over the seaboards of Luzon and Visayas.
Storm surge may reach to a maximum of up to two meters in the provinces affected by the severe tropical storm.

Forecast positions

• 24 hour (tomorrow evening): 115 km West of Calayan, Cagayan
• 48 hour (Wednesday evening): 90 km Southwest of Itbayat, Batanes
• 72 hour (Thursday evening): 80 km North Northwest of Itbayat, Batanes
• 96 hour (Friday evening): 225 km North of Itbayat, Batanes
• 120 hour (Saturday evening): 390 km North of Itbayat, Batanes

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