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Philippines Typhoon Warning

By Sue Richards last modified May 06, 2009 05:35 PM

Published: 2009-05-06 17:35:19
Topics: Weather
Countries: Philippines

THE PUERTO GALERA YACHT CLUB
THE CRUISING YACHT CLUB OF THE PHILIPPINES

TYPHOON WARNING

A Tropical Storm, Chan-Hom (02W), is currently located approximately 300 miles West of Manila and is forecast to move generally east-northeast towards the Lingayan Gulf, Luzon. This weather system is expected to intensify further before reaching the east coast of Luzon, within the next 48 hours. We advise you to take all precautions now to secure vessels and property.

STO CHAN-HOM 2009-05-06 00:00 UT 13.9N 113.5E 060 kts

It is highly recommended that you keep track of this weather system during the next 24 hours to see if it continues on its forecast track. Click here to use the PGYC website Weather section where you will find a number of links to storm tracking stations and satellite images.

Note: The PGYC moorings are within Puerto Galera's natural typhoon shelter and are regularly maintained in order to provide the highest levels of security for your yacht.

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