Satellite imagery as of November 21, 2018, 9:50 a.m. | PAGASA
MANILA, Philippines —Tropical Depression Samuel packed moderate to heavy rains, made landfall in Borongan, Eastern Samar 2:00 a.m. Wednesday (November 21).
At 4:00 a.m, the weather system made its second landfall in Daram, Samar. After its landfall, it has slightly weakened. At 7:00 a.m. on Wednesday, its center was estimated at 90 kilometers east southeast of Roxas City, Capiz based on all available data .
With maximum sustained winds of 45 kilometers per hour (kph) near the center and gustiness of up to 70 kilometers per hour (kph), it is now over the Visayan Sea and is currently heading toward Iloilo province as it moves westward at 30 kilometers per hour (kph).
Tropical Warning Signal (TCWS) No. 1 over Samar provinces are now lifted.
Meanwhile, some areas remained under TCWS #1 includes Masbate including Ticao Island, Romblon, southern Oriental Mindoro, southern Occidental Mindoro, and Palawan including Cuyo Island and Calamian Group of Islands, Biliran, Leyte, northern Cebu, northern Negros Occidental, Guimaras, Iloilo, Capiz, Aklan, and Antique.
Under TCWS #1, winds of 30-60 kilometers per hour is expected over the areas. Fisherfolks are advised not to venture out over the areas, northern and eastern seaboards of Luzon.
Bicol Region, MIMAROPA, and Quezon Province may expect moderate to heavy rains, which may trigger flooding and landslides. — UNTV News & Rescue