PAGASA TROPICAL CYCLONE WARNING SIGNALS as of 8 AM
Intense Super Typhoon FERDIE (Meranti) has maintained its course and is looking to strike the Batanes Islands by early Wednesday Morning. The Joint Typhoon Warning Center has categorized the howler as a Category 5 SUPER TYPHOON.
The eye of SuperTY FERDIE (Meranti) has been located at 8 am this morning at 410 km East-Southeast of Basco, Batanes or 450 km East-Northeast of Aparri, Cagayan (19.5°N, 125.7°E) and is moving to the West-Northwest at 22kph.
SuperTY FERDIE (Meranti) is forecast to remain on its current course and make a direct hit over the Batanes Islands by dawn Wednesday, then continue towards Southeastern China, passing close to the Southern tip of Taiwan later.