Dodong (international codename: Sarika) is now a tropical storm. Dodong remains at sea, and approximately west southwest of Laoag City.
The Philippine Atmospheric and Geophysical and Astronomical Services Agency lowered all storm signals in the Philippines. The weather agency says that monsoon rains are still expected to fall on much of Western Luzon, Southern Tagalog, Spratly Islands., including Metro Manila. Foul weather is still to be expected.
Dodong is generating 65 kilometer per hour winds, with gustiness up to 83 kilometers per hour. It is projected to be East of Hong Kong on Saturday 11 June 2011.
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