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Powerful Typhoon NAKRI (ENTENG) - Update #005

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  • Typhoon2000.com (Michael Padua)
    ... Typhoon2000 STORM UPDATE #005 Name: TYPHOON NAKRI [ENTENG/06W/0805] Issued: 7:00 AM MANILA TIME (23:00 GMT) FRI 30 MAY 2008 Source: JTWC TROPICAL CYCLONE
    Message 1 of 1 , May 29, 2008

      Typhoon2000 STORM UPDATE #005
      Name: TYPHOON NAKRI [ENTENG/06W/0805] 
      Issued: 7:00 AM MANILA TIME (23:00 GMT) FRI 30 MAY 2008
      Source: JTWC TROPICAL CYCLONE WARNING NUMBER 012
      Note: Kindly refer to your country's official warnings or bulletins. This update is for additional information purposes only.
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      TYPHOON NAKRI (06W) ENTERS THE PHILIPPINE AREA OF RESPONSIBILITY (PAR) AND
      IS NOW LOCALLY NAMED BY THE PHILIPPINE WEATHER BUREAU (PAGASA) AS ENTENG...
      DRIFTING WESTWARD DURING THE PAST 3 HOURS...NOW WITH 230 KM/HR WINDS. THIS
      SYSTEM IS STILL NOT A THREAT TO THE PHILIPPINES.

      + FORECAST OUTLOOK: NAKRI is expected to change its course towards the
      North within the next 24 to 48 hours, & shall start to weaken. The 3 to
      5-day long range forecast shows NAKRI turning NNEward on Sunday, June 01.
      It shall start transitioning into an Extratropical Cyclone as it passes
      in between Southern Japan and Chichi Jima Island on Tuesday morning, June 2. 

      + EFFECTS: NAKRI's compact and intense eyewall with its radial, spiral
      cloud bands remains over the Northeastern Philippine Sea and is not
      affecting any small or large landmass at this time.

      + CURRENT ITCZ/MONSOON TROUGHITCZ (aka. Monsoon Trough) affecting NCR,
      Luzon, Rest of Visayas and Mindanao - will continue to bring scattered
      rains and thunderstorms - most especially in the afternoon or evening.
       
      Important Note: Please keep in mind that the above forecast outlook,
      effects & current monsoon intensity, and tropical cyclone watch changes 
      every 06 to 12 hours!

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      TIME/DATE: 5:00 AM MANILA TIME (21:00 GMT) 30 MAY
      LOCATION OF EYE: LATITUDE 16.4º N...LONGITUDE 134.8º E {Sat Fix}
      DISTANCE 1: 1,155 KM (620
      NM) SW OF IWO TO 
      DISTANCE 2: 1,160 KM (627 NM) ENE OF BICOL REGION, PH 
      DISTANCE 3: 1,325 KM (715 NM) SE OF OKINAWA, JAPAN
      DISTANCE 4: 1,355 KM (732 NM) EAST OF CASIGURAN, AURORA, PH  
      DISTANCE 5: 1,405 KM (760 NM) ESE OF APARRI, CAGAYAN, PH   
      MAX WINDS [1-MIN AVG]: 230 KM/HR (125 KTS) NEAR THE CENTER
      PEAK WIND GUSTS: 280 KM/HR (150 KTS)
      SAFFIR-SIMPSON SCALE: CATEGORY FOUR (4) 
      MINIMUM CENTRAL PRESSURE (est.): 929 MILLIBARS (hPa)
      RECENT MOVEMENT: WEST @ 07 KM/HR (04 KTS)
      GENERAL DIRECTION: NORTHERN PHILIPPINE SEA
      STORM'S SIZE (IN DIAMETER): 500 KM (270 NM)/AVERAGE
      MAX WAVE HEIGHT**: 32 FEET (9.7 METERS)
      VIEW TRACKING MAP: 2 AM MANILA TIME FRI MAY 30
      TSR WIND PROBABILITIESCURRENT TO 120 HRS LEAD  
      PHILIPPINE STORM SIGNALS*: N/A

      12, 24, 48 & 72 HR. FORECAST:
      2 PM (06 GMT) 30 MAY: 17.3N 134.1E / 220-270 KPH / NNW @ 11 KPH
      2 AM (18 GMT) 31 MAY: 18.4N 133.5E / 205-250 KPH / N @ 15 KPH
      2 AM (18 GMT) 01 JUNE: 22.2N 133.7E / 165-205 KPH / NNE @ 20 KPH
      2 AM (18 GMT) 02 JUNE: 26.2N 136.0E / 140-165 KPH / NE @ 28 KPH

      REMARKS: 2 AM (18 GMT) 30 MAY POSITION: 16.4N 135.1E.
      ^TYPHOON (TY) 06W (NAKRI) HAS RAPIDLY INTENSIFIED OVER
      THE PAST 12 HOURS MOVING WESTWARD AT APPROXIMATELY 03 KNOTS.
      THE SMALL IRREGULAR EYE HAS PERSISTED, THOUGH RECENTLY IT
      APPEARS TO BE FILLING. INTENSITY INCREASED SIGNIFICANTLY DUE
      TO ENHANCED EQUATORWARD OUTFLOW WHICH REMAINS THE PRIMARY
      EXHAUST MECHANISM FOR THE SYSTEM
      ...(more)

      >> NAKRI {pronounced: na~kree}, meaning: A kind of flower
         
      Name contributed by: Cambodia.

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      RECENT WUNDERGROUND.COM TRACKING CHART:


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      RECENT MTSAT-1R SATELLITE IMAGE:


      > Image source:  Digital-Typhoon.Org (http://www.digital-typhoon.org/)
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      NOTES:
       
        ^ - JTWC commentary remarks (for Meteorologists) from their 
            latest warning.
       
        * - Based on PAGASA's Philippine Storm Warning Signals, 
            # 4 being the highest. Red letters indicate new areas 
            being hoisted.
      For more explanations on these signals, 
            visit:
      http://www.typhoon2000.ph/signals.htm

       ** - Based on the Tropical Cyclone's Wave Height near 
            its center.

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      >>
      To know the meteorological terminologies and acronyms 
         used on this update visit the ff:

          http://typhoon2000.ph/tcterm.htm  
          http://www.nhc.noaa.gov/aboutgloss.shtml
          http://www.srh.noaa.gov/oun/severewx/glossary.php
          http://www.srh.weather.gov/fwd/glossarynation.html
          http://www.nhc.noaa.gov/acronyms.shtml
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