Agaton Update: Pagasa forecast on Agaton (January 19, 2014)

Searching for Bagyong Agaton update? Here’s the January 19, 2014 latest weather forecast from Pagasa on Tropical Depression Agaton.

Agaton January 19 2014 10pm

The state weather bureau reported Sunday that Agaton continues to move west southwest slowly.

At 10pm, the tropical depression was spotted at 180 kilometers Southeast of Hinatuan, Surigao del Sur or at 175 km East of Davao City with maximum sustained winds of 55 kilometers per hour near the center. It is forecast to move West Southwest at 5 kph.

Pagasa says Signal No. 1 is still up over Surigao del Sur, Agusan del Sur, Davao Oriental, Davao del Norte, Davao del Sur, and Compostella Valley as 30-60 kph winds may be expected in at least 36 hours.

The estimated rainfall amount is from 5 to 15 millimeters per hour (moderate to heavy) within the 300-km diameter of Agaton, according to state forecasters.

This weather disturbance is expected to bring moderate to occasionally heavy rains and thunderstorms over Northern Mindanao and the rest of Caraga Region. Sea travel is risky over the seaboards of Luzon, Visayas and Caraga Region, PAGASA warned.