Satellite imagery as of November 22 (9:40 a.m PHT) | PAGASA
MANILA, Philippines — Tropical Depression Samuel made a landfall in Roxas, Palawan on Thursday (November 22) early dawn.
At 3:00 a.m on Thursday, PAGASA has observed the weather system at 75 kilometers north of Puerto Princesa City, Palawan.
It packs maximum sustained winds of 45 kilometers per hour (kph) near the center and gustiness of up to 65 kilometers per hour (kph)
It is currently moving westward at 25 kilometers per hour (kph).
Tropical Cyclone Warning Signal (TCWS) #1 over Cuyo Island has been lifted.
PAGASA said Samuel is expected to exit the Philippine area of responsibility (PAR) between Thursday evening and Friday early morning.
Based on the forecast of the weather bureau, Palawan including Calamian and Cuyo group of Islands may experience widespread moderate to heavy rains with gusty winds caused by the tropical depression.
Metro Manila, Central Luzon, CALABARZON, Mindoro Provinces, Marinduque, and Antique will have cloudy skies with scattered light to moderate to at times heavy rains
and thunderstorms caused by Samuel.
With Amihan or Northeast Monsoon affecting the Northern Luzon, Ilocos Region, Cordillera Administrative Region, and Cagayan Valley Region may expect cloudy skies with light rains.
The rest of the country will have partly cloudy to cloudy skies with isolated rain showers due to localized thunderstorms. — UNTV News & Rescue