Tropical storm ‘Marce’ has crossed the northern tip of Iloilo province and is now over the Jintotolo Channel between Panay and Masbate.
It is currently located 15 kilometers north northeast of Roxas City in Capiz.
‘Marce’ is packing maximum sustained winds of up to 65 kph near the center and gustiness of up to 110 kph.
It is forecast to move west northwest at 22 kph.
PAGASA expects ‘Marce’ to exit the Philippine Area of Responsibility (PAR) by Sunday late morning or afternoon.
Signal number 2 is up over Romblon, Calamian group of islands, Southern Occidental Mindoro and Southern Oriental Mindoro, Iloilo, Capiz, Aklan and Northern Antique.
Signal number 1 is up over Northern Palawan including Cuyo island, rest of Oriental Mindoro, rest of Occidental Mindoro including Lubang island and Masbate including Burias and Ticao Islands, Biliran, Leyte, Northern Cebu including Bantayan and Camotes Islands, Negros Occidental, rest of Antique and Guimaras.