By Dona Z. Pazzibugan
Typhoon “Henry” (international name: Matmo) will exit the country Wednesday morning but a new weather disturbance has been spotted east of the Visayas and will be named “Inday” when it enters the Philippine area of responsibility, possibly on Friday or Saturday, the state weather bureau said.
Typhoon “Henry” was last spotted traversing Balintang Channel toward the eastern coast of Batanes, the weather bureau said early Tuesday morning.
By Bong Lozada
Typhoon Henry maintained its strength, prompting the weather bureau to put Batanes Group of Islands under public storm warning signal No. 2 Monday late evening.
By Tina G. Santos
Manila Archbishop Luis Antonio Cardinal Tagle and other Church officials urged the Catholic faithful on Thursday to help the victims of Typhoon Glenda in Luzon and some parts of the Visayas.
Eleven barangays (villages) and districts in Manila were declared calamity areas after they bore the brunt of Typhoon Glenda, which whipped the metropolis with 150-kph winds on Wednesday.