(PAGASA 24-HOUR PUBLIC WEATHER FORECAST as of Monday, 19 April 2021) At 3:00 AM today, the center of the eye of Typhoon "BISING" {SURIGAE} was located based on all available data at 250 km East of Virac, Catanduanes (14.0°N, 126.5°E) with maximum sustained winds of 195 km/h near the center and gustiness of up to 240 km/h. It is moving North Northwestward at 10 km/h. Caraga Region will experience cloudy skies with scattered rainshowers and thunderstorm due to TY Bising. Possible flash floods or landslides during moderate to heavy rains. Light to moderate winds from Northwest to Southwest will prevail over the region with slight to moderate seas/ (0.6 to 2.5 meters).

We are providing you the links of the various forecast models and images of the Tropical Storm Basyang from the different weather agencies/sites. This will be updated from time to time.

Severe Weather Bulletin Number Seven - A
Tropical Cyclone Warning: Tropical Storm “Basyang” (Kajiki)
(7AM, 01Feb2014)

“BASYANG” is now over Sulu sea moving towards Northern Palawan.

Location of eye/center: At 6:00 AM today, the center of Tropical Storm “BASYANG” was estimated based on all available data at 82 km West of Iloilo City or at 353 km Northeast of Puerto Princesa City (10.7°N, 121.8°E).

Strength: Maximum sustained winds of 65 kph near the center and gustiness of up to 80 kph.

Movement: Forecast to move West at 39 kph

Forecast Positions: Tropical Storm “BASYANG” is expected to be at 574 km Northwest of Puerto Princesa City by tomorrow morning or outside the PAR.

PUBLIC STORM WARNING SIGNAL #2 (Winds of 61-100 kph is expected in atleast 24 hours) - Palawan incl. Calamian Group of Islands, Guimaras, Aklan, Capiz, Antique and Iloilo

PUBLIC STORM WARNING SIGNAL #1(Winds of 30-60 kph is expected within the next 36 hours) - Romblon, Southern part of Occidental Mindoro, Southern part Oriental Mindoro, Negros Oriental, Negros Occidental and Cebu

• Public storm warning signals elsewhere are now lowered.
• Residents living in low lying and mountainous areas under public storm warning signal #2 and #1 are alerted against possible flashfloods and landslides. Likewise, those living in coastal areas under signal #2 are alerted against storm surges.
• Estimated rainfall amount is from 5 – 15 mm per hour (moderate - heavy) within the 400 km diameter of the Tropical Storm.
• Tropical storm “Basyang” is expected to cross Northern Palawan and will exit to the West Philippine Sea.
• Fishing boats and other small seacrafts are advised not to venture out into the eastern seaboard of Central Luzon, eastern seaboard and southern seaboards of Southern Luzon and eastern seaboard of Visayas due to the surge of Northeast Monsoon.
• The public and local DRRMCs concerned are advised to take appropriate actions and watch for the next bulletin to be issued at 11 AM today.

PAGASA Forecast Track

PAGASA Satellite Image

Japan Meteorological Agency (JMA)
US Joint Typhoon Warning Center (JTWC)


NOAA Satellite Image


US Joint Typhoon Warning Center (JTWC) Satellite Image