Typhoon ‘Nina’ to leave PH on Sunday

A+
A
A-

Source: Project Noah | 1:32 pm, October 11, 2012

MANILA, Philippines—Typhoon “Nina” was seen to leave the Philippine territory Sunday as it moved northwest slowly, the state weather bureau said Thursday.

Nina was last seen 790 kilometers east of Calayan Island in Cagayan, with maximum sustained winds of 140 kilometers per hour near the center and gustiness of up to 170 kph, the Philippine Atmospheric Geophysical Astronomical Services Administration said.

The typhoon was moving northwest and forecast to be 820 kilometers northeast of Basco, Batanes by Sunday morning.

It will continue to bring heavy to intense rains within 700 km diameters.

Fishing boats and other small vessels were advised not to venture out into the northern and western seaboard of Northern Luzon and eastern seaboards of Luzon and Visayas.

Inquirer Viber

Disclaimer: The comments uploaded on this site do not necessarily represent or reflect the views of management and owner of INQUIRER.net. We reserve the right to exclude comments that we deem to be inconsistent with our editorial standards.

To subscribe to the Philippine Daily Inquirer newspaper in the Philippines, call +63 2 896-6000 for Metro Manila and Metro Cebu or email your subscription request here.

Factual errors? Contact the Philippine Daily Inquirer's day desk. Believe this article violates journalistic ethics? Contact the Inquirer's Reader's Advocate. Or write The Readers' Advocate:

c/o Philippine Daily Inquirer Chino Roces Avenue corner Yague and Mascardo Streets, Makati City,Metro Manila, Philippines Or fax nos. +63 2 8974793 to 94


editors' picks

advertisement

popular

advertisement

videos