Tropical Storm "RUBY" Warning Signal's Updates

Tropical Storm “RUBY” Has slightly change its forecast track.

The center of Tropical storm “RUBY” was estimated at Marinduque  at 12 NN, base on PAGASA.
Storm “RUBY” is moving  West Northwest, it is expected to cross in some portion of Laiya, Batangas.

Be reminded that the wind carried by the storm has weaken but the rainfalls carried by clouds will remain strong, particularly within 100 km radius . If  it enter in Batangas , expect to weaken the storm and the wind.

CALABARZON, will experience  rainfalls from afternoon till tomorrow morning.
NCR, is expected to experience a moderate wind particularly in Manila. But definetely will experience moderate to heavy winds until tomorrow ot Wednesday.

Tropical Storm“RUBY”location is at 15 km southeast of Laiya, Batangas
With a Maximum sustained winds of 85 kph near the center and gustiness of up to 100 kph
Forecast to move West Northwest at 13 kph

Public Storm Warning Signal # 2

Luzon Area

Metro Manila
Southern Quezon
Northern Oriental Mindoro
Lubang Island

Public Storm Warning Signal # 1

Luzon Area

Rest of Quezon
Rest of Mindoro Provinces

The expected fourth landfall will be in Laiya, Batangas at 6:00 pm today and it will be associated with strong winds, storm surge and moderate to heavy rainfall.

The rainfall amount will be estimated at from 5 – 15 mm per hour (moderate – heavy) within the 450 km diameter of the typhoon.

 Topical Storm "RUBY" and the Northeast Monsoon or” HABAGAT” will cause rough to very rough sea conditions over the seaboards of Luzon and Visayas. Fisherman's  and those using small sea craft are advised not to venture out over the said seaboards.

Expected to Exit Philippine Area of Responsibility or PAR : Wednesday evening.