‘Gener’ maintains course, seen to slow down | Inquirer News

‘Gener’ maintains course, seen to slow down

/ 01:00 PM September 16, 2016
pagasa gener 2

SCREENGRAB from Pagasa’s Facebook page

Typhoon “Gener” (international name: Malakas) maintained its course midday Friday and is seen to slow down as it moves closer to northern Taiwan.

Signal No. 1 remained hoisted over Batanes and Northern Cagayan including Babuyan Group of Islands, the Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical and Astronomical Services Administration said.


READ: ‘Gener’ intensifies; signal no. 1 raised in extreme N. Luzon

Gener packed maximum sustained winds of up to 150 kilometers per hour (kph) near the center and gusts of up to 185 kph.


The typhoon continued its northwest track at 24 kph.

READ: ‘Gener’ keeps strength, to enhance southwest monsoon

By Sunday morning, Gener is expected to leave the Philippine Area of Responsibility.

Moderate to heavy rains are expected within the typhoon’s 400-kilometer diameter. RAM/rga

Click here for more weather related news.

Read Next
Don't miss out on the latest news and information.

Subscribe to INQUIRER PLUS to get access to The Philippine Daily Inquirer & other 70+ titles, share up to 5 gadgets, listen to the news, download as early as 4am & share articles on social media. Call 896 6000.

TAGS: Gener, PAR, Philippine area of responsibility, Philippine Atmospheric Geophysical and Astronomical Space Administration (PAGASA), Weather
For feedback, complaints, or inquiries, contact us.

Subscribe to our daily newsletter

By providing an email address. I agree to the Terms of Use and acknowledge that I have read the Privacy Policy.

© Copyright 1997-2022 INQUIRER.net | All Rights Reserved

We use cookies to ensure you get the best experience on our website. By continuing, you are agreeing to our use of cookies. To find out more, please click this link.