Super Typhoon USAGI / Odette made landfall in Itbayat
Super Typhoon USAGI / Odette had a bit weakened down to category 4 before making landfall in Itbayat, Batanes Islands.
At 7:00 a.m. the storm ran over Itbayat with wind speeds of 215 km/h and gusts up to 250 km/h.
Super Typhoon USAGI / Odette is now running towards Hong Kong at a forward speed of 19 km/h.
2 dams have spill gates open:
Ambuklao in Benguet kept two gates open while Magat in Isabela kept one gate open.
PAGASA has declared Storm Signal #4 in:
- Batanes Group of Islands
PAGASA Storm Signal #3 in:
- Calayan Islands
- Babuyan Group of Islands.
PAGASA Storm Signal #2 in:
- Ilocos Norte
PAGASA Storm Signal #1 in:
- Northern Aurora
- Nueva Vizcaya
- La Union
- Ilocos Sur
- Mountain Province
|Name (INTL. / local):||USAGI / Odette|
|Class:||Super Typhoon Category 4|
|Time/Date of observation:||05:00 p.m. on September 21, 2013|
|Location of Center:||20.5º North 122.1º East|
|Moving Direction and Speed:||WNW at 19 km/h|
|Moving towards:||Batanes Islands / Taiwan|
|Distance from the Philippines:||inside the Batanes Group of Islands|
|Estimated Date / Time of Landfall:||at 07:00 Itbayat, Batanes Islands|
|Max. Wind Speed near Center:||240 km/h|
|Peak Wind Gusts:||295 km/h|
|Minimum Central Pressure:||926 hPa|
|Diameter:||1110 km (very large)|
|24h Rainfall near Center:||400 mm|
|Max. Wave Height:||16 m|
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