Typhoon UTOR / Labuyo is now Category 4 !
Typhoon UTOR / Labuyo has significantly intensified during its approach of the Philippines. Already by noon peak wind speeds of 230 km/h were measured. Rainfall is getting heavy with 300 mm in 24 hours.
DANGER: Aside the high wind speed of up to 235 km/h the heavy rainfall may trigger landslides and flash-floods.
|Name (INTL. / local):||UTOR / Labuyo|
|Class:||Typhoon Category 4|
|Time/Date of observation:||04:40 PM on August 11, 2012|
|Location of Center:||15.3º North 124.3º East|
|Moving Direction and Speed:||West-Northwest @ 22 km/h|
|Moving towards:||Aurora-Quirino Area|
|Distance from the Philippines:||375 km from Casiguran, Aurora|
|Estimated Date / Time of Landfall:||Monday morning 03:00 – 06:00 a.m. in Aurora-Quirino Area|
|Max. Wind Speed near Center:||195 km/h|
|Peak Wind Gusts:||245 km/h|
|Minimum Central Pressure:||948 hPa|
|24h Rainfall near Center:||300 mm|
|Max. Wave Height:||10 m|
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Next update around 07:00 PM this evening.