Bagyong Pepito slightly accelerates towards Central Luzon, PAGASA said on Tuesday, October 20, 2020.
According to PAGASA, as of 7:00 AM today, Bagyong Pepito was located at 440 km East of Infanta, Quezon.
Pepito has a maximum wind strength of up to 55 km/h near the center and gustiness of up to 70 km/h. It is forecast to move northwestward at 25 km/h.s
The center of this tropical cyclone is forecast to make landfall over the coast of Aurora-Isabela area tonight, cross the Luzon landmass, and emerge over the West Philippine Sea tomorrow morning.
Public Storm Warning Signals has been raised in the following areas:
Isabela, Quirino, Nueva Vizcaya, Abra, Kalinga, Mountain Province, Ifugao, Benguet, Ilocos Sur, La Union, Pangasinan, Aurora, Nueva Ecija, Tarlac, Zambales, Bulacan, Pampanga, Bataan, Metro Manila, Rizal, the northern portion of Quezon (General Nakar, Infanta, Real) including Polillo Islands, the extreme northern portion of Camarines Norte (Vinzons), and Catanduanes.
Pepito is expected to bring moderate to heavy rains in the affected areas.
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