Bagyong Helen (Kai-Tak) Enhances Monsoon; Signal 1 and 2 Up In Luzon – August 14, 2012

PAGASA raised today, Public Storm Warning Signal 1 and 2 over some areas in Luzon. Based on data provided by the weather bureau, Helen (International Name: Kai-Tak) was last seen 260 km East Southeast of Tuguegarao City, Cagayan (17.0°N, 124.4°E), with maximum sustained winds of 75 kph near the center and gustiness of up to 90 kph, and moving in west northwest direction at 13 kph.

Areas having Public Storm Warning Signal are:

PSWS No. 2 (61-100 kph winds)
Cagayan
Calayan
Babuyan Grp. of Islands
Isabela
Apayao
Kalinga
Batanes Grp. of Islands

PSWS No. 1 (45-60 kph winds)
Aurora
Nueva Vizcaya
Ifugao
Benguet
Mt. Province
Ilocos Sur
Abra
Ilocos Norte