Category: Typhoon

Deadly super typhoon packing 170mph winds sparks urgent warning for two million in Japan to take immediate shelter

A “special warning” has been issued that an “unprecedented” super typhoon with 170mph winds is due to hit Japan, with two million people advised to take shelter immediately. The powerful storm is set to hit Kyushu, the country’s third largest island, today. Reports state that Typhoon Nanmadol has the potential to be the most destructive […] Read More

Catastrophic Tropical Storm Megi (Agaton) in Philippines kills 56 killed, 28 missing in floods after 10 inches of rainfall in 24 hours (pictures and videos)

Search and rescue efforts have stepped up as the death toll from landslides and floods that hit the central and southern Philippines rose to at least 56, with 28 others still missing. Nearly 200 villagers were injured mostly in the landslides in the hard-hit city of Baybay in central Leyte province over the weekend and […] Read More

‘Agaton’ slightly intensifies; Alert signal up in 4 areas

TROPICAL Depression “Agaton” has slightly intensified as it remains almost stationary over Eastern Visayas, the state-run weather agency said on Saturday. The Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical and Astronomical Services Administration (Pagasa) said in its 5 p.m. advisory that Signal No. 1 is still raised over Eastern Samar in the Visayas and in Dinagat Islands, Siargao and Bucas Grande Islands in Mindanao. The […] Read More

‘Odette’ is now a super typhoon, says US weather bureau

MANILA, Philippines — Typhoon Odette (international name: Rai) has turned into a super typhoon as it is projected to make landfall on Thursday, the U.S.-based Joint Typhoon Warning Center (JTWC) has reported. In its latest bulletin, the JTWC said Odette is currently packing maximum sustained winds of 140 knots — 259 kilometers per hour (kph) […] Read More

Severe Tropical Storm Odette is now in typhoon category

MANILA, Philippines – Severe Tropical Storm Odette (Rai) slightly intensified before dawn on Wednesday, December 15, already nearing typhoon category as expected. Odette now has maximum sustained winds of 110 kilometers per hour from the previous 100 km/h, while its gustiness increased to 135 km/h from 125 km/h, according to the Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical, and Astronomical […] Read More

REPENT PHILIPPINES | A Monstrous BEAST Typhoon ‘Odette’ Just Entered PAR

Odette (Rai) is the Philippines’ 15th tropical cyclone for 2021 MANILA, Philippines – The severe tropical storm with the international name Rai entered the Philippine Area of Responsibility (PAR) at 7 pm on Tuesday, December 14. It was given the local name Odette, as the country’s 15th tropical cyclone for 2021. The Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical, […] Read More

Heartbreaking footage of Super Typhoon Kiko’s Destructive Power in the Philippines

Pinasala sa Ivana, Batanes kung saan nag landfall ang Bagyong Kiko kaninang Umaga @ABSCBNNews @DZMMTeleRadyo 📷 Maria Rhondina Barsana Aguto— jeck batallones (@jeck_batallones) September 11, 2021 Power went out in Batanes on Saturday as Typhoon Kiko hit the province, which saw trees and utility posts toppled. Photos shared by Maria Rhondina Barsana Aguto and […] Read More

Pray for the Philippines as Super Typhoon Kiko intensifies Signal No. 4 the highest possible tropical cyclone wind signal

Cagayan, Batanes, and the northern part of Isabela are expected to see heavy to torrential rain from Typhoon Kiko (Chanthu) starting Friday, September 10. Typhoon Kiko (Chanthu) maintained its strength early Friday morning, September 10, while threatening extreme Northern Luzon. Kiko was last spotted 235 kilometers east northeast of Casiguran, Aurora, said the Philippine Atmospheric, […] Read More

‘ Typhoon Ambo’ to unleash ‘destructive winds, heavy rains’ after 6th landfall in the Philippines

Typhoon Ambo has maintained its strength after making its sixth landfall Friday morning, said state weather bureau PAGASA. The first storm of 2020 made its sixth landfall over San Andres, Quezon at 7:45 a.m., packing maximum sustained winds of 125 kilometers per hour and 165 kph gusts, said PAGASA. Ambo “is bringing destructive winds and […] Read More

Explosive Storm Bombogenesis Engulfs Iceland

North Atlantic is developing explosive storms, almost on a daily basis. Yet another very intense cyclone developed on January 9, 2020 and the beast is rapidly intensifying into an extra-tropical cyclone Bombogenesis. The polar stratospheric vortex is very intense these days and leads to numerous deep low-pressure areas/cyclones in the North Atlantic. Yesterday, a very large cyclone […] Read More

Christmas Typhoon Ursula strengthens near Iloilo

Christmas typhoon Ursula (international name: Phanfone) intensified as it crossed Jintotolo Channel north of Iloilo early Wednesday morning, state weather bureau PAGASA said. The country’s 21st and potentially last storm this year is currently packing maximum sustained winds of up to 140 kilometers per hour near the center and gusts of up to 195 kph. […] Read More

Tropical Storm Ursula will hit Philippines During Christmas Day

MANILA, Philippines — Tropical Storm Ursula entered the Philippine Area of Responsibility (PAR) on Monday morning, the state weather bureau said. Ursula entered the PAR at 5 a.m., said the Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical and Astronomical Services Administration (Pagasa). The public was also advised to await the next severe weather bulletin to be issued at 8 […] Read More

PRAY FOR PHILIPPINES: Typhoon Tisoy much Stronger in terms of Volume of Water than YOLANDA

MANILA – Typhoon Tisoy (international name Kammuri) maintained its strength while advancing towards Bicol region, state weather bureau PAGASA said Saturday. In its 11 p.m. bulletin, PAGASA said the typhoon was spotted approximately 995 kilometers east of Virac town, Catanduanes, packing 150 kph maximum sustained winds near the center and 185 kph gusts. PAGASA said […] Read More