Monthly Archives: January 2015

<<Special Information for the Philippines - #3>>

MEKKHALA (AmangPH/T1501/01W) has weakened further into a Tropical Storm… Convection is becoming shallow as the storm travels over Bicol Region… The current intensity is estimated to be about 75 km/h (40 kts)… Strongest winds are observed in the northern semicircle of MEKKHALA … Continue reading

<<Special Information for the Philippines - #2>>

(Sorry… I was out of town so there were no updates during the day…) MEKKHALA (AmangPH/T1501/01W) intensified into a Typhoon for a short period of time before making landfall on Samar Island, Philippines… Organization of MEKKHALA is worsening now… Apparently the storm has … Continue reading

<<Special Information for the Philippines - #1>>

Tropical Storm MEKKHALA (T1501/01W) is moving west / west-northwest away from Yap… The low level circulation centre is now less exposed… Curved bands wrap about .40 on log10 spiral… The current intensity is estimated to be about 65 km/h (35 kts)… TS MEKKHALA will gain organization … Continue reading

<<Special Information for the Philippines - #8>>

JANGMI (SeniangPH/T1423/23W) has weakened into a Low Pressure Area… Its centre has been exposed for more than 24 hours… The weak circulation should move west-southwest in the general direction of Sabah Province, Malaysia… No regeneration is expected… JANGMI is no longer a threat … Continue reading