Tropical Storm Vinta: Latest Update on Bagyong Vinta

TS Vinta has intensified as it continues to move closer to Cagayan Province. At 5:00 a.m. on Thursday, October 31, its eye was spotted at 370 kilometers East of Tuguegarao City with maximum sustained winds of 105 kilometers per hour near the center and gustiness of up to 135 kph.

Bagyong Vinta October 31

It is forecast to move West at 26 kph.

The areas having public storm warning signals, according to PAGASA, are the following:

Signal No.3
(Winds of more than 100 to 185 kph may be expected in at least 18 hours)
  • Cagayan
  • Apayao
Signal No. 2
(winds of more than 60 to 100 kph may be expected in at least 24 hours)
  • Calayan Group of Island
  • Babuyan Group of Island
  • Isabela
  • Kalinga
  • Ilocos Norte
  • Ilocos Sur
  • Abra
  • Mt. Province
Signal No. 1
(30-60 kph winds may be expected in at least 36 hours)
  • La Union
  • Pangasinan
  • Benguet
  • Ifugao
  • Nueva Vizcaya
  • Nueva Ecija
  • Quirino
  • Aurora
  • Batanes Group of Islands
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State weather forecasters said the estimated rainfall amount is from 5.0 to 15.0 millimeters per hour (moderate to heavy) within the 500-km diameter of TS Vinta.

The weather agency alerted areas under the storm signals against possible flashfloods and landslides. Those in coastal areas under signals 2 and 3 are warned against possible storm surges.

Sea travel is risky over the northern and eastern seaboards of Luzon, PAGASA added.