‘Nina’ weakens after 6th landfall,
storm signals in some areas lifted

December 26 2016 12:01 PM

Dec 26 11 am

Typhoon “Nina” (international name: “Nock-Ten”) weakened after it made landfall over Tingloy Batangas, the state-run weather bureau said on Monday, December 26.

READ: ‘Nina’ makes 5th landfall over Batangas — Pagasa

The Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical and Astronomical Services Administration (Pagasa) also lifted tropical cyclone warning signals in some areas in Luzon.

Only two areas remained under Signal No. 3; Signal No. 2, eight areas; and Signal No. 1, eight areas.

Areas under Signal No. 3

*Batangas
*Northern portions of Occidental and Oriental Mindoro including Lubang Islands

Areas under Signal No. 2

*Metro Manila
*Rizal
*Southern Quezon
*Marinduque
*Cavite
*Laguna
*Rest of Mindoro provinces

Areas under Signal No. 1

*Rest of Quezon including Polillo Islands
*Bulacan
*Pampanga
*Southern Zambales
*Romblon
*Camarines Note
*Bataan
*Calamian Group of Islands

As of 10 a.m., Pagasa spotted the eye of the typhoon in the vicinity of Tingloy, Batangas.

It carried maximum sustained winds of up to 130 kilometers per hour (kph) near the center and gustiness of up to 215 kph.

It is expected to move west at 20 kph.

Moderate to heavy rainfall is expected to be experienced within its 400 km-diameter.

Pagasa advised that sea travel would be risky over the seaboards of Northern Luzon.

“Nina” is expected to exit the Philippine Area of Responsibility (Par) on Wednesday, Dec. 28.

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