The weather system some 1,600 km east of the Philippines is now upgraded from Tropical Depression to a Tropical Storm, named Koppu. Landfall is predicted around Friday. Most probably in will pass north of Manila. It should affect the Visayas only with some rain an strong winds. For Boracay it could bring Habagat winds up to 35 knots til Sunday.
Situation at 10:30 am – mostly cloudy, light breeze form north, 10 kn, air 33 degrees.