Gale Warning
Gale Warning # 123
Issued at: 5:00 PM today, 28 January 2023

Strong to gale force winds associated with the northeast monsoon

Strong to gale force winds are expected to affect the following areas:
Seaboard Weather Wind Force (kph/knots) Sea Condition Wave Height (meters)
The northern, eastern, and southern seaboards of luzon (Batanes, Cagayan Including Babuyan Islands, Isabela, Aurora, Quezon Including Polillo Islands, Oriental Mindoro, Marinduque, And Romblon ) Cloudy skies with rains (45 - 71) / (24 - 38) Rough to very rough 2.8 - 5.5
The eastern seaboard of southern luzon and visayas (Camarines Norte, Camarines Sur, Catanduanes, The Eastern Coast Of Albay, The Eastern Coast Of Sorsogon, Burias Island, The Northern And Eastern Coasts Of Northern Samar, And The Eastern Coast Of Eastern Samar) Cloudy skies with scattered rainshowers and thunderstorms (45 - 71) / (24 - 38) Rough to very rough 2.8 - 5.5
The western seaboard of luzon (Ilocos Norte, Ilocos Sur, La Union, Pangasinan, Zambales, Bataan, Cavite, Batangas, And Occidental Mindoro Including Lubang Island) Partly cloudy to cloudy skies with light rains (45 - 71) / (24 - 38) Rough to very rough 2.8 - 5.5
The western seaboard of southern luzon and visayas (Palawan Including Cuyo And Kalayaan Islands, And Aklan) Partly cloudy to cloudy skies with isolated rainshowers or thunderstorms (45 - 64) / (24 - 34) Rough to very rough 2.8 - 4.5

Fishing boats and other small seacraft are advised not to venture out into the sea while larger sea vessels are alerted against big waves.

The next update will be issued at 5:00 am tomorrow.

Gale Warning in PDF File

Area Synopsis and 24-Hour Shipping Forecast
RPMM 280600
AREA SYNOPSIS AND 24-HOUR SHIPPING FORECAST
BEGINNING 281200
January 2023
Synopsis

SYNOPSIS: STRONG TO GALE FORCE WINDS ASSOCIATED WITH THE NORTHEAST MONSOON PREVAILING OVER THE SHIPPING AREA NORTH OF ONE EIGHT NORTH X SCARBOROUGH X MINDORO X PALAWAN X SULU AREA NORTH OF ONE ZERO NORTH X INLAND AREA NORTH OF ONE TWO NORTH X CENTRAL PHILIPPINE BECOMING MODERATE TO STRONG EASTERLIES TO NORTHEASTERLIES OVER MOST OF THE FORECAST AREA PD

Shipping Zones Weather Condition Wind direction and Speed Wave Height
(meters)
Sea Condition
EAST TAIWAN CLOUDY SKIES WITH RAINS NORTHEASTERLY FROM 10 UP TO 17 MPS ( 20- 34KT ) 2.1 - 4.5 ROUGH TO VERY ROUGH
RYUKYU CLOUDY SKIES WITH RAINS NORTHEASTERLY FROM 10 UP TO 17 MPS ( 20- 34KT ) 2.1 - 4.5 ROUGH TO VERY ROUGH
BASHI CLOUDY SKIES WITH RAINS NORTHEASTERLY FROM 12 UP TO 19 MPS ( 24- 38KT ) 2.8 - 5.5 ROUGH TO VERY ROUGH
BALINTANG CLOUDY SKIES WITH RAINS NORTHEASTERLY FROM 12 UP TO 19 MPS ( 24- 38KT ) 2.8 - 5.5 ROUGH TO VERY ROUGH
NORTH PHILIPPINE CLOUDY SKIES WITH RAINS NORTHERLY TO NORTHEASTERLY FROM 10 UP TO 17 MPS ( 20- 34KT ) 2.1 - 4.5 ROUGH TO VERY ROUGH
SCARBOROUGH MOSTLY CLOUDY SKIES WITH RAINS NORTHEASTERLY FROM 12 UP TO 19 MPS ( 24- 38KT ) 2.8 - 5.5 ROUGH TO VERY ROUGH
MINDORO MOSTLY CLOUDY SKIES WITH RAINS NORTHEASTERLY FROM 12 UP TO 18 MPS ( 24- 36KT ) 2.8 - 5.0 ROUGH TO VERY ROUGH
REST OF INLAND PARTLY CLOUDY TO CLOUDY SKIES WITH ISOLATED RAINSHOWERS OR THUNDERSTORMS NORTHEASTERLY FROM 8 UP TO 13 MPS ( 16- 26KT ) 1.2 - 3.1 MODERATE TO ROUGH
INLAND AREA NORTH OF ONE TWO NORTH CLOUDY SKIES WITH RAINS NORTHEASTERLY FROM 12 UP TO 17 MPS ( 24- 34KT ) 2.8 - 4.5 ROUGH TO VERY ROUGH
REST OF CENTRAL PHILIPPINE MOSTLY CLOUDY SKIES WITH SCATTERED RAINSHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS EASTERLY TO NORTHEASTERLY FROM 12 UP TO 19 MPS ( 24- 38KT ) 2.8 - 5.5 ROUGH TO VERY ROUGH
CENTRAL PHILIPPINE AREA NORTH OF ONE FOUR NORTH CLOUDY SKIES WITH RAINS NORTHEASTERLY FROM 12 UP TO 19 MPS ( 24- 38KT ) 2.8 - 5.5 ROUGH TO VERY ROUGH
PALAWAN CLOUDY SKIES WITH SCATTERED RAINSHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS NORTHEASTERLY FROM 12 UP TO 17 MPS ( 24- 34KT ) 2.8 - 4.5 ROUGH TO VERY ROUGH
REST OF SULU PARTLY CLOUDY TO CLOUDY SKIES WITH ISOLATED RAINSHOWERS OR THUNDERSTORMS NORTHEASTERLY FROM 8 UP TO 13 MPS ( 16- 26KT ) 1.2 - 3.1 MODERATE TO ROUGH
SULU AREA NORTH OF ONE ZERO NORTH PARTLY CLOUDY TO CLOUDY SKIES WITH ISOLATED RAINSHOWERS OR THUNDERSTORMS NORTHEASTERLY FROM 12 UP TO 17 MPS ( 24- 34KT ) 2.8 - 4.5 ROUGH TO VERY ROUGH
MINDANAO PARTLY CLOUDY TO CLOUDY SKIES WITH ISOLATED RAINSHOWERS OR THUNDERSTORMS NORTHEASTERLY FROM 8 UP TO 12 MPS ( 16- 24KT ) 1.2 - 2.8 MODERATE TO ROUGH
MORO PARTLY CLOUDY TO CLOUDY SKIES WITH ISOLATED RAINSHOWERS OR THUNDERSTORMS NORTHEASTERLY FROM 4 UP TO 10 MPS ( 8- 20KT ) 0.6 - 2.1 SLIGHT TO MODERATE
SOUTH PHILIPPINE MOSTLY CLOUDY SKIES WITH SCATTERED RAINSHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS EASTERLY TO NORTHEASTERLY FROM 8 UP TO 14 MPS ( 16- 28KT ) 1.2 - 3.4 MODERATE TO ROUGH

Area Synopsis and 24-Hour Shipping Forecast in PDF