'Ramil' slightly intensifies, rains upon PH on All Saints' Day - 4 years ago
Metro Manila (CNN Philippines, November 1) — Tropical depression 'Ramil' has slightly intensified as it bring rains to parts of the Philippines this All Saints' Day, the state weather bureau said. In its 5 p.m. advisory, the Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical and Astronomical Services Administration (PAGASA) said Ramil will bring moderate to ocassionally heavy rainfall within the 200-kilometer diameter of the storm. Ramil was last spotted 25 km south of Coron, Palawan as of 4 p.m. today. The tropical depression is forecast to move west at 18 kph, packing maximum sustained winds of 55 kph and a gustiness of 75 kph. Tropical cyclone warning signal no. 1 has been raised over Northern Palawan, including the Calamian Group of Islands, and the southern parts of Occidental Mindoro. PAGASA warns of possible flash floods and landslides in areas under signal no. 1, as well as in Central Luzon and Cagayan Valley. PAGASA warns sea travel is risky over the seaboards of Northern Luzon and the eastern seaboard of Central and Southern Luzon. The state weather bureau said Ramil is expected leave the country between Thursday evening and Friday morning.