14 December 2017 - bulletin 812

Updated at 1430 GMT
Latest warning for 32W


NORTHWESTERN PACIFIC OCEAN
Tropical storm Kai-tak / 32W
Philippines designation Urduja
Warning 04 from JTWC at 1500 GMT
Position 11.5N 127.7E
Location 433 miles ESE of Manila, Philippines
Movement 295° (WNW) at 2 knots
Maximum sustained winds 35 knots gusting to 45 knots
Winds of 34 knots or higher occur within 45 to 130 miles of the centre
Threatened landmasses Philippines
Maximum significant wave height 15 feet
Next warning from JTWC at 2100 GMT

Kai-tak will move broadly westward through the Philippine archipelago, whilst intensifying to 40 knots.

Philippines warnings
Public storm warning signal #2 is in force for the Visayas provinces of Northern Samar, Eastern Samar, Samar, Biliran,
Public storm warning signal #1 is in force for the Luzon provinces of Catanduanes, Camarines Sur, Albay, Sorsogon, Masbate lncluding Burias and Ticao Islands, and Romblon; and for the Visayas provinces of Leyte, Southern Leyte, Northern Cebu including Bantayan Island, Capiz, Aklan, and Northern Iloilo

TROPICAL DISTURBANCE UPDATE
NORTHWESTERN PACIFIC OCEAN
Update from JTWC for 0600 GMT
System 97W
Position 2.0N 153.5E
Location 335 miles SSE of Chuuk
Likelihood of tropical cyclone formation within 24 hours is LOW