PAGASA weather forecast: LPA now Tropical Depression Ramon


: The low-pressure area near the Bicol region now developed into a tropical depression named “,” which is the country’s 18th tropical cyclone for 2019, and the 2nd for this month.

The Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical, and Astronomical Services Administration (PAGASA) issued its weather bulletin past 11 am on Tuesday, confirming Tropical Depression Ramon is 835 kilometers east southeast of Virac, Catanduanes, or 685 kilometers east of Borongan City, Eastern Samar.


“Ramon” is moving west at a slow pace of 10 kilometers per hour (km/h).

As of now, the tropical depression has maximum winds of 55 km/h and gustiness of up to 70 km/h. However, PAGASA said “Ramon” is expected to intensify into a tropical storm within the next two days or 48 hours.

PAGASA weather forecast Tropical Depression Ramon

At the moment, no storm signal warning has been raised in the country, but according to PAGASA, Eastern Samar and the eastern part of Northern Samar could be under signal no.1 on Tuesday afternoon.


PAGASA also warned that Ramon would bring rain in the following areas in the next days

Wednesday, November 13

  • Light to moderate rain with occasionally heavy rain
    • Bicol
    • Samar
    • Northern Samar
    • Eastern Samar
    • Romblon
    • Marinduque
    • the southern part of Quezon

Thursday, November 14

  • Light to moderate rain with sometimes heavy rain
    • Isabela
    • Quirino
    • the northern part of Aurora
    • Polillo Island
    • Camarines Norte
  • Light to moderate rain with intermittent heavy rain
    • Aklan
    • Capiz
    • Romblon
    • Marinduque
    • the southern part of Quezon
    • rest of Bicol