Tuesday, June 21, 2011
New Tropical Depression : Falcon
MANILA, Philippines – The low pressure area found near Samar has now turned into a tropical depression, the Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical and Astronomical Services Administration (PAGASA) said.
In its 11:00 a.m. bulletin, the weather forecaster said tropical depression "Falcon" was last seen 670 kilometers (km) east of Borongan, Easter Samar
It packs maximum sustained winds of 55 kilometers per hour near (kph) the center, and moving west northwest at 19 kph.
Falcon is expected to be 440 kms East of Virac, Catanduanes by tomorrow.
No public storm signals have been raised so far.
TD "Falcon" and TD "Egay" are expected to bring occasional rains all over the country. Widespread rains, on the other hand, will be felt over the western section of Luzon.