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#OdettePH maintains strength, makes landfall Thursday night

TUGUEGARAO CITY, Philippines- Tropical Depression Odette has maintained its strength as it is expected to make landfall in Cagayan area Thursday night October 12, the the state weather bureau  said in its 2 pm update.

The following areas were place under Storm Signal Number 1:

  • Cagayan, including Calayan and Babuyan Group of Islands
  • Isabela
  • Kalinga
  • Apayao
  • Abra
  • Mountain Province
  • Ifugao
  • Ilocos Norte
  • Ilocos Sur

PAGASA said Odette has maximum winds of up to 55 kph and gustiness of up to 65 kph.

The tropical depression was last located 405 km east of Tuguegarao City and is moving at 30 kilometers per hour (kph).

It is expected to exit the Philippine Area of Responsibility (PAR) on Saturday, October 14.

PAGASA said moderate to heavy rains is expected within the 350 kilometers diameter of the tropical depression. Residents in these areas advised to be alert against possible flashfloods and landslides.

They also warned fisherfolk and those with small seacrafts not to venture out over the eastern seaboard of northern and central Luzon due to approaching tropical depression. Northernforum.net

 

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