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PAGASA: Severe tropical storm Quiel can be intensified to typhoon



PAGASA satellite imagery

MANILA (2nd UPDATE) – The tropical storm Quiel has maintained its strength while remaining almost stationary Thursday evening, the state weather agency said.

In his 11 p.m. The weather bulletin, Quiel, was discovered 375 kilometers west-northwest of Coron, Palawan, while packing maximum sustained winds of 110 kilometers per hour (km / h) with 135 km / h winds.

Weather disturbance can be intensified to a typhoon within 24 hours, said PAGASA

However, Quiel can leave the Philippine area of ​​responsibility (PAR) on Friday evening, at the earliest.

Meanwhile, a super typhoon that tracks the northwest across the Pacific remains outside the Philippine area of ​​responsibility (PAR). [1

9659003] Typhoon Halong was last discovered 3,075 kilometers east-northeast of extreme northern Luzon while packing maximum sustained winds of 150 km / h at 185 km / h, while moving north at 10 km / h.

Between Thursday evening and Friday evening, light to moderate with temporary heavy rain will be experienced over Cagayan including Babuyan Islands and Apayao.

Light to moderate with intermittent heavy rain will affect Kalinga, Ilocos Norte, Palawan, Mindoro provinces, Aklan and Antique.

Visit ABS-CBN Weather Center for more updates.


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