In its latest PAGASA weather update issued at 11:00 p.m., Wednesday, 27 July 2011, Tropical Storm "JUANING" is now over the West Philippine Sea heading towards Southern China.

At 10:00 p.m., Tropical Storm "JUANING" was last spotted based on radar, satellite and surface data at 110 km Southwest of Laoag City (17.4°N, 119.7°E) with maximum winds of maximum winds of 85 kph near the center and gustiness of up to 100 kph. It is forecast to move West Northwest at 19 kph.

TS Juaning is expected to be at 485 km West of Loaog City tomorrow morning and out of the Philippine Area of Responsibility (PAR).

Typhoon Signal No. 2 (60-100 kph winds) is still raised in the following areas:
  • Ilocos Norte, Ilocos Sur, Abra, Kalinga, Mt. Province, Ifugao, La Union, Benguet, and Nueva Vizcaya
Typhoon Signal No. 1 (45-60 kph winds):
  • Apayao, Cagayan, Isabela, Aurora, Quirino, Nueva Ecija, Pangasinan, Tarlac, Zambales, Pampanga, and Bataan
Public Storm Warning Signals elsewhere are now lowered.

PAGASA advises residents in low lying and mountainous areas under signals #2 & # 1 to be alert against possible flashfloods and landslides. Likewise, those living in coastal areas are alerted against big waves or storm surges generated by this tropical cyclone.

TS "JUANING" will continue to enhance the Southwest Monsoon and will bring widespread rains which may trigger flashfloods and landslides over the rest of Luzon and Western Visayas.

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