PAGASA Weather Bagyong Ofel Update: TS Ofel Made Landfall Over Masbate and Sibuyan IslandBy Marhgil Macuha on Oct 25, 2012 in Asia, Science, Weather, World •
Tropical Storm Ofel has made landfall over the southwestern part of Masbate and over Sibuyan Island, according to PAGASA Weather Bulletin Number 10 issued at 5:00 am, Thursday, October 25, 2012.
According to the bulletin, Ofel‘s center was located as of 4:00 am over Sibuyan Island, Romblon. It has a maximum sustained winds of 65 kph near the center and gustiness of up to 80 kph.
It moves at 20 kph west northwest and is expected to be at 270 km west of Metro Manila by Friday morning.
Ofel Satellite Image as of 8:30 am, October 25, 2012
Credit: PAGASA / DOST
The following areass have public storm warning signals:
Signal No. 2
- Ticao Islands
- Oriental and Occidental Mindoro
- Lubang Island
- Northern part of Negros Occidental
Signal No. 1
- Metro Manila
- Southern part of Quezon Province
- Camarines Norte
- Camarines Sur
- Burias Island
- Calamian Group of Island
- Cuyo Island
- Leyte Provinces
- Samar Provinces
- Camotes Island
- Rest of Negros Occidental
- Negros Oriental
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