Tagged: typhoon philippines

Bye bye Lando 0

Cyclone KOPPU/Lando – full of surprises

Cyclone KOPPU/Lando had been and still is full of surprises. First the good news – the storm is continuously weakening and it still stays off the coasts of northern Luzon. There are still strong winds over...

Too Slow! Typhoon KOPPU/Lando 0

Too slow! Typhoon KOPPU/Lando creeps over land

Too slow! Typhoon KOPPU/Lando moves only very slowly northwest. Forward speeds are between 3 and 9 km/h! The Typhoon continues to bring heavy rainfall and very strong winds to northern Luzon provinces. I happens only...

Weather 2015-10-16 0

Typhoon KOPPU/Lando brings first heavy rains

Typhoon KOPPU/Lando brings the first heavy rains to the Philippines. Winds on the north-east coast are now stronger than 30 knots (55 km/h). Big danger of landslides all over northern Luzon. Cyclone KOPPU/Lando has...

Weather 2015-10-15 0

Tropical Storm KOPPU/Lando a bit slower

Tropical Storm KOPPU/Lando advanced a bit slower than forecasts predicted. While still moving westward it gained a bit of strength. The circular motion is not yet stable. The winds around the centre are now...

Super Typhoon NOUL/Dodong 2015-05-10 1

Super Typhoon NOUL/Dodong Cat.5 now

Super Typhoon Typhoon NOUL/Dodong has gained extreme strength. Central pressure fell down to 918 hPa and wind speed near the center is up to 240 km/h. Gusts are almost 300 km/h. This is a...

Typhoon NOUL/Dodong 2015-05-09 0

Typhoon NOUL/Dodong – off Bicol

Typhoon NOUL/Dodong is now off the coast of Bicol and has been upgraded to a Category 3 Typhoon. The cyclone has gained a little bit of strength when it moved on a generally northwesterly track.  Here in...

Typhoon NOUL/Dodong 2015-05-08 0

Typhoon NOUL/Dodong almost Cat. 3

Typhoon NOUL/Dodong has continued its approach to the Philippine islands as predicted. The cyclone got stronger but a bit smaller. Its current diameter is estimated at 640 km. Upgrade to category 3 will happen...

Typhoon NOUL/Dodong 2015-05-07 0

Typhoon NOUL/Dodong short update

Typhoon NOUL/Dodong is developing now quiet fast. It is already a Cat.2 Typhoon at a central pressure of 956 hPa. Its forward speed has also increase to 24 km/h. All forecast tracks have been...

Typhoon NOUL/Dodong 2015-05-07 0

Typhoon NOUL/Dodong now Cat.1

Typhoon NOUL/Dodong has gained strength and has entered PAR. The cyclone has turned northwest and has increased forward speed to 15 – 19 km/h. GDACS has issued a RED ALERT. Global Disaster Alert and Coordination...

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Typhoons – still lucky Philippines

Typhoon season 2014 started in April with Tropical Storm PEIPAH / Domeng. Since then already 17 cyclones crossed over the waters of the northwestern Pacific.  Only 2 Typhoons and 5 Tropical Depressions (TD) or Tropical Storms (TS) crossed the...

Typhoon BOPHA/Pablo – the final movie 0

Typhoon BOPHA/Pablo – the final movie

We track the weather 7/24. If there is a dangerous situation, we inform our readers. One of our information sources is the Infrared (IR) satellite image. We get this images every hour around H+15...

Typhoon BOPHA/Pablo drives forecasters crazy – short update 0

Typhoon BOPHA/Pablo drives forecasters crazy – short update

Typhoon BOPHA/Pablo is approaching northern Luzon. A final track cannot yet be seen. Track forecasts go from crossing Ilocos Norte to a pass-by in La Union.  People living in Ilocos Region down to La Union,...

BOPHA/Pablo 08-12-2012 0

Typhoon BOPHA/Pablo approaches Northern Luzon

Typhoon BOPHA/Pablo is approaching northern Luzon. A final track cannot yet be seen. There are still too many parameters open for the final track. The typhoon might turn westwards still off-shore, but it might...

Aquino declares the Philippines under state of national calamity 0

Aquino declares the Philippines under state of national calamity

President Benigno Aquino III on Saturday declared a state of national calamity due to the damage brought about by Typhoon BOPHA/Pablo.   In Proclamation 522, Aquino cited the devastating rain, floods and flash floods...

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Typhoon BOPHA/Pablo – the Movie

We track the weather 7/24. if there is a dangerous situation, we inform our readers. One of our information sources is the Infrared (IR) satellite image. We get this images every hour around H+15...

BOPHA/Pablo 08-12-2012 0

Returning Typhoon BOPHA/Pablo is Category 3 now!

Typhoon BOPHA/Pablo again got stronger and is now a Typhoon Category 3. It is still hovering over the West Philippine Sea but has now turned north to north-east. The storm moves at 13 km/h. As...

Bopha/Pablo 07-12-2012 0

Oh no, Cyclone BOPHA/Pablo seems to come back

Cyclone BOPHA/Pablo is now a Severe Tropical Storm out in de West Philippine Sea. It has wind speeds of 95 to 120 km/h. This morning at 6 AM the storm was mowing at 11 km/h in...