Tropical cyclone in Philippines

At 6:30 PM of January 3, 2009, the Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical and Astronomical Services Administration (PAGASA) said the Low Pressure Area (LPA) East of Mindanao has developed into a Tropical Depression (TD) and was named "Auring". At this point the maximum sustained winds near the center is 55 kph and is moving Northwest at 7 kph. Public Storm Warning Signal Number 1 (PSWS#1) was raised at Eastern Samar, Western Samar, Leyte, Southern Leyte, and Surigao del Norte.Reports reaching the PNRC National Headquarters Operation Center (OpCen) in Port Area, Manila late yesterday said there were floodings in the provinces of Negros Oriental, Bohol and Samar in the Visayas; and Zamboanga del Norte, Iligan, Cagayan de Oro and Gingoog City in Western Mindanao.

Source : Glide number

Disaster Information
Name: 
Tropical cyclone in Philippines
Region: 
Philippines
Occurance Date: 
03/01/2009