'Maring' to make landfall in Quezon

'Maring' to make landfall in Quezon

Typhoon Maring is expected to bring moderate to heavy rains over Bicol Region, Calabarzon, Mimaropa, Metro Manila, Central Luzon and Pangasinan. PAGASA

MANILA, Philippines — Tropical Depression Maring has accelerated and is forecasted to make landfall in the vicinity of Mauban, Quezon on Tuesday morning, state weather bureau PAGASA said.

At 7 a.m., the center of the weather disturbance was located 35 kilometers south southeast of Infanta, Quezon, with maximum winds of 60 kilometers per hour near the center and gusts of up to 80 kph.

Tropical cyclone signal no. 1 has been hoisted in the following areas:

Metro Manila
Camarines Norte
Camarines Sur
La Union
Nueva Ecija
Nueva Vizcaya
Northern Quezon including Polillo Island

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Bicol Region, Calabarzon (Cavite, Laguna, Batangas, Rizal and Quezon), Mimaropa (Mindoro, Marinduque, Romblon, Palawan), Metro Manila, Central Luzon and Pangasinan will experience moderate to heavy rains due to "Maring." Landslide and flash floods are possible in the following areas.

"Sea travel is risky over the eastern seaboards of Aurora, Quezon, and Bicol region," PAGASA said.

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"Maring" is expected to exit the Philippine area of responsibility by Thursday morning.

Forecast track
24 hours (Wednesday morning): 120 km west northwest of Iba, Zambales
48 hours (Thursday morning): 415 km west of Sinait, Ilocos Sur (Outside PAR)
72 hours (Friday morning): 670 km west northwest of Sinait, Ilocos Sur (Outside PAR)
96 hours (Saturday morning): 870 km west northwest of Sinait, Ilocos Sur (Outside PAR)
120 hours (Sunday morning): 1,095 km northwest of Sinait, Ilocos Sur (Outside PAR)

'Maring' to make landfall in Quezon

Meanwhile, Typhoon Lannie was last located at the northeastern boundary of the PAR and continues to move towards the Batanes-Taiwan area. It is not expected to directly affect the country.