Tropical Storm FITOW / Quedan enhances Habagat
Tropical Storm FITOW / Quedan is strong but fortunately it moves far from the Philippine islands towards the southern islands of Japan. Its central pressure is now down to 994 hPa and it might go down to 960 hPa.
At 05:00 p.m. this evening the storm was located 700 km East of Virac, Catanduanes. This tropical storm will become a typhoon in the next 18 to 36 hours, but it will not hit the Philippines.
We keep an eye on Tropical Storm FITOW / Quedan. For more and near real-time information see here: