Super Typhoon HAGUPIT/Ruby – final approach

Super Typhoon HAGUPIT/Ruby – final approach. The typhoon maintained its strength with 925 hPa central pressure. It also maintained its western direction. The forward speed is estimated between 9 and 15 km/h. Landfall tonight between 8 p.m. and 10 p.m. in northern Samar.

Tourists Warning

The airlines are cancelling flights. If you have a flight booked until next Tuesday or Wednesday, get in contact with your airline. Philippine Airlines –Cebu Pacific Air. No news from AirAsia/Zest. The ferry companies are also cancelling their trips, but information is available only locally in the ports.

Multi-Agency track forecast

Weather 2014-12-06 Multi Agency Tracks

The different tracks are approaching and concentrate on Samar. Only the US Navy still remains more northern.

The JMA track forecast

Weather 2014-12-06 JMA Track

Straight western track until the storm is within the central Visayas.

Super Typhoon HAGUPIT/Ruby Storm data

Name (INTL. / local): HAGUPIT/Ruby
Class: Super Typhoon Cat.4
Time/Date of observation: 09:00 AM on December 6, 2014
Location of Center: 12.1º North 127.4º East
Moving Direction and Speed: West @ 10 km/h
Moving towards: Norther Samar
Distance from the Philippines: 345 km ENE of Guiuan, Samar
Estimated Date / Time of Landfall: Today 8-10 p.m. in Samar
Max. Wind Speed near Center: 185 km/h
Peak Wind Gusts: 260 km/h
Minimum Central Pressure: 929 hPa
Diameter: 975 km
24h Rainfall near Center: 150 – 500 mm
Max. Wave Height: 8 – 12 m
Here you find how to read and understand this data

Next update this afternoon/evening

Almost real-time storm information

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