Issued (0430 UTC) 1230pm PhT 121815
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Tropical Depression 29W (Bagyong Onyok) is now dissipating just east of Mindanao today. The remnant circulation was last located approximately 320km east northeast of Davao City. Maximum sustained winds are at 45kph with gusts of up to 65kph. TD 29W is moving west southwestward at 20kph.
As of 11am this morning PAGASA has raised Public Storm Warning Signal #1 for Surigao del Sur including Siargao Island, Surigao del Norte, Dinagat Province, Misamis Oriental, Camiguin, Agusan del Norte, Agusan del Sur, Davao Oriental, Davao del Norte, Compostela Valley, Bukidnon, Lanao del Norte, Lanao del Sur, Misamis Occidental, Davao del Sur, Northern part of Davao Occidental, Sultan Kudarat, Maguindanao, North Cotabato, Northern part of South Cotabato, Zamboanga del Norte, Zamboanga del Sur and Zamboanga Sibugay.
IR Image from NRLMRY
Latest satellite image shows disorganized convection associated with the remnant circulation of TD 29W continues to affect portions of Visayas and Mindanao. Bright clouds bringing heavy rains can be seen moving across Leyte, Bohol, Cebu, and Northern Mindanao. Some of these rains can bring as much as 10-20mm/hour. Total rainfall accumulations of up to 200mm may also be recorded in some spots.
Tropical Depression 29W (Bagyong Onyok) will continue dissipating as it tracks towards Mindanao. The remnant circulation is forecast to move inland later this evening with its associated convection forecast to linger across Southern Philippines over the next 24 to 48 hours.
This is our final update for Tropical Depression 29W. No other Tropical Cyclones are forecast to form in the Western Pacific in the coming days.