Typhoon USAGI / Odette moves west towards Philippines
Typhoon USAGI / Odette moves westwards at a speed of 10 km/h. At 05:00 a.m. PST the center of the storm was 620 km East of Tuguegarao City.
The storm is now a Typhoon Cat.1 and its maximum sustained winds are 130 km/h near the center and gustiness is up to 160 km/h. The central pressure of the typhoon is now down at 950 hPa.
Tropical Storm USAGI / Odette enhances the south-west monsoon (Habagat). In the night we had heavy rain and some strong gusts in Camiguin. The sea is rather rough with waves up to 1.50 meters.