Issued at 11:00 pm, 29 October 2018
TYPHOON "ROSITA" MAINTAINS ITS STRENGTH AND POSES A SERIOUS THREAT OVER SOUTHERN ISABELA - NORTHERN AURORA AREA.
Stormy Weather over the areas under Tropical Cyclone Warning Signal (TCWS) No. 3 & 2. Travel by land is risky over these areas.
Moderate to heavy rains directly associated with the Typhoon is expected over Northern and Central Luzon starting tonight (29 Oct). Residents in these areas, especially those living near river channels, in low-lying areas and mountainous areas, are advised to take appropriate actions against possible flooding and landslides, coordinate with the local disaster risk reduction and management offices.
Storm surge of up to 3 meters is possible over the coastal areas of Isabela, Cagayan, Aurora, Ilocos Sur, Ilocos Norte and La Union.
Fisherfolks and those with small seacrafts are advised not to venture out over the seaboards of areas with TCWS and Eastern and Western seaboards of Southern Luzon, Eastern seaboards of Visayas, and Mindanao.