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FALSE: U.S. typhoon center warns Yolanda-like super typhoon to hit PH

Aug 06, 2019 - 10:06 AM

As of August 4, 2019, the US Joint Typhoon Warning Center (JTWC) did not classify Hanna as a super typhoon, but as a tropical depression

Lando now a super typhoon – JTWC, Weather PH

Oct 18, 2015 - 1:17 AM

PAGASA however still classifies Lando as a typhoon as of 11 pm Saturday October 17 as it raises the storm warning to Signal No 4 over Aurora and Southern Isabela

Image of Lando from Weather Philippines

IN PHOTOS: Typhoon Maysak, seen from space

Apr 01, 2015 - 9:16 AM

Astronaut Samantha Cristoforetti posts haunting images of Maysak taken while aboard the International Space Station

State of emergency as Super Typhoon Maysak batters Micronesia

Apr 01, 2015 - 8:46 AM

Micronesia President: There is extensive damage to schools health facilities public utilities private residences and the sinking of several fishing passenger and dive ships

Maysak moves closer to PAR's eastern edge

Apr 01, 2015 - 7:50 AM

Typhoon Maysak strengthens further overnight Wednesday April 1 as it moves closer to the eastern edge of the Philippine Area of Responsibility

THREAT. MTSAT-Floater visible image of Typhoon Maysak as of March 31, 2015, 23:01 UTC (April 1, 2015, 7:01 PH time). Image courtesy NOAA

Maysak now a super typhoon, to weaken as it enters PAR

Mar 31, 2015 - 10:03 PM

The typhoon is expected to enter the Philippine Area of Responsibility by Wednesday evening April 1 or Thursday morning April 2 and will be named Chedeng

Hagupit now a typhoon, still outside PAR

Dec 03, 2014 - 12:23 AM

UPDATED US Joint Typhoon Warning Center Japan Meteorological Agency PAGASA all upgrade Hagupit to typhoon status

HAGUPIT. Photo from JTWC.

Rainy Friday for PH as Ompong heads north

Oct 10, 2014 - 7:56 AM

An intertropical zone is still affecting Visayas and Mindanao causing rainshowers and thunderstorms in various locales

Typhoon Ompong slightly weakens

Oct 09, 2014 - 5:36 PM

An intertropical convergence zone is affecting Visayas and Mindanao

MTSAT ENHANCED IR satellite image, 5 pm, October 9. Image courtesy of PAGASA

Ompong turns north, targets Japan

Oct 09, 2014 - 8:33 AM

Slow moving typhoon Ompong Vongfong – moving at a pace of 9 km h – is going north northwest towards the southern Japanese islands

Typhoon Vongfong (Ompong), satellite image as of 9 Oct 2014. Image courtesy US NOAA

Typhoon Ompong maintains strength

Oct 08, 2014 - 5:54 PM

An intertropical convergence zone is affecting Visayas and Mindanao

MTSAT ENHANCED IR satellite image, 5 pm, October 8. Image courtesy of PAGASA

'Super typhoon' Ompong targets Japan

Oct 08, 2014 - 12:35 PM

UPDATED Ompong Vongfong is so far the strongest storm this year and the strongest since Typhoon Yolanda Haiyan ; thankfully it is not going towards PH

Typhoon Vongfong (Ompong), satellite image as of 8 Oct 2014. Image courtesy US NOAA

New storm could head for Luzon – US center

Sep 11, 2014 - 9:52 AM

The US Navy s Joint Typhoon Warning Center JTWC is forecasting that a tropical depression in the western Pacific Ocean could intensify into a storm and hit the country early next week

MTSAT ENHANCED IR satellite image, 4:30 pm, September 10. Image courtesy of PAGASA

Typhoon Haiyan makes landfall in Vietnam

Nov 11, 2013 - 6:57 AM

Haiyan Yolanda made landfall with sustained winds of 75 mi 120 km per hour early Monday east southeast of Hanoi

Image courtesy NOAA

Typhoon Yolanda: East Visayas signal no. 4

Nov 07, 2013 - 5:22 PM

UPDATED Typhoon intensifies speeds up still on course to hit the region; Landfall Friday morning over Guiuan Eastern Samar or Abuyog Leyte

Dangerous Yolanda heads for Visayas

Nov 07, 2013 - 11:51 AM

UPDATED Typhoon Yolanda is an extremely catastrophic super typhoon one of the planet s strongest most violent this year

Class suspensions: Thursday, November 7

Nov 06, 2013 - 12:19 PM

Bookmark and refresh this page for a list of schools and areas where classes have been suspended for Thursday November 7

New storm coming to PH this week

Nov 05, 2013 - 1:30 PM

Tropical Storm Haiyan will be named Yolanda once it enters PAR; Could make landfall Friday in the Samar Leyte area

INCOMING STORM. Satellite image for Haiyan as of 4:30 UTC (12:30 pm Manila time) November 5, 2013. Image courtesy NOAA

Weakened 'Pablo' now a tropical storm; All storm signals lowered

Dec 06, 2012 - 8:48 AM

UPDATED Pablo was last spotted 380 km west of Coron Palawan 12 4°N 116 8ºE carrying maximum sustained winds of 115 km h near the center and gusts of up to 145 km h

MTSAT ENHANCED-IR Satellite Image 7:30 a.m., 06 December 2012

[Updated] 'Butchoy': Signal #1 over E. Samar

Jun 15, 2012 - 5:54 PM

Tropical storm Butchoy international codename Guchol maintains its strength as it moves closer to Eastern Visayas

MTSAT Enhanced IR Satellite Image for 11:32 p.m., 15 June 2012. Tropical storm Butchoy (international codename Guchol) can be seen at the lower right side of the image; rain clouds brought by the southwest monsoon can be seen at the upper right side. Image courtesy of PAGASA.

'Butchoy' now a severe tropical storm

Jun 14, 2012 - 5:40 PM

Bicol and Eastern Visayas will also feel the effects of the enhanced monsoon by Friday Fishermen and seafarers in these areas are also warned of rough seas

MTSAT Enhanced IR Satellite Image for 4:32 p.m., 14 June 2012. Severe tropical storm Butchoy (international codename Guchol) is at the lower right side of the image; rain clouds brought by the southwest monsoon are at the upper left side. Image courtesy of PAGASA.

'Butchoy' now in PH area of responsibility

Jun 14, 2012 - 10:20 AM

Tropical storm Butchoy has entered the Philippine Area of Responsibility PAR Thursday morning

MTSAT Enhanced IR Satellite Image for 8:32 a.m., 14 June 2012. Tropical Storm Guchol is at the lower right hand side of the image. Image courtesy of PAGASA.