[Blueboard] Typhoon Advisory, as of 12 noon, Dec 1

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Below are details on Typhoon Yoyong. Please take precautionary measures.


Name: TYPHOON NANMADOL [YOYONG/30W/0427]
Advisory Issued: 12:00 PM MANILA TIME (04:00 UTC) WED 01 DECEMBER 2004
Next Update: 6:00 PM (10:00 UTC) WED 01 DECEMBER 2004
Source: JTWC TROPICAL CYCLONE WARNING #010
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TYPHOON NANMADOL (YOYONG) IS NOW CONSIDERED AS THE FASTEST-
MOVING TROPICAL CYCLONE FOR 2004, WITH AN AMAZING MOVEMENT
OF 44 KPH! NEARS CATANDUANES-CAMARINES PROVINCES.

ADVANCE FORECAST:  THE SYSTEM WILL PASS TO THE NORTHEAST OF
CATANDUANES IN THE MORNING OF DEC. 02 AND PAST DUE NORTH OF
CAMARINES SUR IN THE AFTERNOON. KINDLY TAKE NOTE THAT THESE
FORECASTS CHANGES EVERY 06 HOURS.

RESIDENTS LIVING ALONG THE EASTERN SEABOARD OF THE LUZON DOWN TO
VISAYAS SEEK HIGHER GROUNDS AS THIS TYPHOON CAN SPAWN STORM SURGE
FLOODING ESPECIALLY ALONG THE PATH OF NANMADOL.
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TIME/DATE: 11:00 AM MANILA TIME (03:00 UTC) 01 DECEMBER
LATITUDE/LONGITUDE: 12.0N 131.8E
LOCATION OF EYE: 830 KM. (448 NM.) ESE OF VIRAC, CATANDUANES
                 950 KM. (513 NM.) ESE OF NAGA CITY, PH
MAX SUSTAINED WINDS [1-MIN. AVE.]: 195 KPH (105 KTS)
GUSTS: 240 KPH (130 KTS)
MINIMUM CENTRAL PRESSURE (est.): 938 hPa
WAVE HEIGHT**: 25 FEET (7.6 METERS)
MOVEMENT: WNW @ 44 KPH (24 KTS)
TOWARDS: NORTHERN BICOL-AURORA AREA.
VIEW TRACKING MAP(S): JTWC

PHILIPPINE STORM SIGNALS*:
#02 - CATANDUANES, SORSOGON, ALBAY, BURIAS ISLAND, CAMARINES
      PROVINCES, NAGA CITY, QUEZON, NORTHERN SAMAR, POLILLO
      ISLANDS AND AURORA.
#01 - MASBATE, ROMBLON, MARINDUQUE, RIZAL, BULACAN, NUEVA
      ECIJA, TARLAC, PANGASINAN, NUEVA VIZCAYA, QUIRINO,
      BENGUET, LA UNION, IFUGAO, ISABELA, MT. PROVINCE,
      ILOCOS PROVINCES, ABRA, KALINGA, CAGAYAN, APAYAO,
      EASTERN SAMAR, WESTERN SAMAR AND BILIRAN ISLAND.


12-24 HR. FORECAST:
> 8PM (12 UTC) 01 DECEMBER: 13.1N 128.7E / 215-260 KPH
> 8AM (00 UTC) 02 DECEMBER: 14.5N 125.2E / 230-280 KPH

REMARKS: 8AM (00 UTC) 01 DECEMBER POSITION: 11.6N 132.8E.

^ TY NANMADOL IS FORECAST TO CONTINUE TO TRACK RAPIDLY WEST-
NORTHWESTWARD ALONG THE SOUTHWESTERN PERIPHERY OF THE SUB-
TROPICAL RIDGE CENTRED TO THE NORTHEAST. TY NANMADOL IS
FORECAST TO MAKE LANDFALL ALONG THE EAST COAST OF THE
NORTHERN PHILIPPINES AT APPROXIMATELY 36 HOURS. TY NANMADOL
WILL TRACK ACROSS THE NORTHERN PHILIPPINES INTO THE SOUTH
CHINA SEA WHERE IT WILL TURN POLEWARD IN RESPONSE TO A
DEVELOPING WEAKNESS IN THE STEERING RIDGE CENTERED TO THE
NORTHEAST OF THE SYSTEM.

PAGASA CURRENT POSITION, MOVEMENT AND INTENSITY (10-min. ave.):
> 10 AM (02 UTC) 01 DEC: 11.9N 132.2E / WNW @ 35 KPH / 160 kph

:: For the complete PAGASA bulletin, kindly visit their website at:
   http://www.pagasa.dost.gov.ph/wb/tcupdate.shtml


>> To know the meteorological terminologies used on this update visit:
    http://typhoon2000.ph/tcterm.htm


>> NANMADOL {pronounced: nan~ma~dol}, meaning: A famous Pohnpei ruin,
   the "Venice of the Pacific". Name contributed by: Micronesia
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NOTES:

  ^ - JTWC remarks comment (for Meteorologists) from their latest warning.

  * - Based on PAGASA's Philippine Storm Warning Signals, # 4 being the
      highest. Red bold letters indicate new areas being hoisted. For more
      explanations on these signals, visit:
http://www.typhoon2000.ph/signals.htm

** - Based on TC's Wave Height from the latest JTWC Warning.
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