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HAIYAN and the newly-formed 90W…

HAIYAN (T1330/31W) has weakened into a Severe Typhoon… Maximum sustained wind speed around the centre is estimated to be 175 km/h (95 kts) (10-min)… The eye of HAIYAN remains cloud-filled but tightly-curved bands around it are intense… wrapping more than … Continue reading

NARI moving west across the SCS…

NARI (T1325/24W) has weakened slightly into a Typhoon after crossing Luzon… The cyclone exited Zambales, Luzon in the early morning… Overall structure of TY NARI remains good… Recent microwave imagery revealed a nice centre with curved bands in the southwestern … Continue reading

SEPAT… FITOW and WUTIP…

Tropical Disturbance 96W intensified into a Tropical Storm this morning… named SEPAT (T1322/21W)… Its circulation became less elongated during the night… Convection built near the circulation centre at the same time but the convective cells are weakening now… leaving the … Continue reading