Storm Inday News as of July 31, 2014

Tropical Storm Inday news as of Thursday, July 31, 2014 based on the latest bulletin and forecast update of state weather bureau PAGASA.

Tropical Storm Inday July 31, 2014

At 4 a.m., forecasters said the center of Bagyong Inday was spotted at 580 kilometers Northeast of Basco, Batanes with maximum sustained winds of 75 kilometers per hour and gustiness of up to 90 kph. It is forecast to move North Northwest at 17 kph.

Metro Manila, Central Luzon, CALABARZON, Bicol Region, Cagayan Valley and western Visayas will experience occasional rains while MIMAROPA will have cloudy skies with light to moderate rainshowers and thunderstorms, the weather agency reported. The rest of the country will be partly cloudy to cloudy with isolated rainshowers or thunderstorms.

Moderate to strong winds blowing from the southwest will prevail over Luzon and Visayas and coming from the south to southwest over Mindanao. The coastal waters throughout the archipelago will be moderate to rough, PAGASA added.

Update:

At 3 PM today, Tropical Storm Inday was already outside the Philippine Area of Responsibility (PAR) at 655 km Northeast of Basco, Batanes or at 120 km of Okinawa, Japan.