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91W moving toward southern Philippines…

A short summary tonight… Convection continues to build along the trough extending east-southeastward from Mindanao… The ill-defined circulation (Tropical Disturbance 91W)  near Koror is moving west-northwest… approaching southern Philippines… 91W should spin up gradually over the Philippine Sea… There is strong … Continue reading

Developing HAIYAN… Weak 30W… Dying KROSA…

Tropical Storm HAIYAN (T1330/31W) has formed near Chuuk… It’s now moving west near 6N 149E… The system is developing steadily with increasing deep convection over the LLCC… Fragmented rainbands are wrapping into the centre from all quadrants… The initial intensity … Continue reading

Bye FRANCISCO & LEKIMA… Focus on the Tropics…

FRANCISCO has become an extra-tropical system after moving across southern Izu Islands… Maximum gust speed of 105.6 km/h was recorded in Hachijojima this morning… Typhoon LEKIMA is moving northeast at 65 km/h within the upper level westerlies… LEKIMA will become … Continue reading