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Typhoon Ompong weakens after hitting Cagayan

CEBU, Philippines — Typhoon Ompong (international name: Mangkhut) weakened after it slammed into Baggao town in Cagayan province Saturday.

In its 8 a.m. bulletin, state weather bureau PAGASA said that the maximum sustained winds of “Ompong” decreased to 185 kilometers per hour near the center from the previous 200 kilometers per hour. Continue reading “Typhoon Ompong weakens after hitting Cagayan”

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Typhoon Ompong threatens the Philippines

Cebu, Philippines – Typhoon Ompong with international name of Mangkhut is threatening the Philippines. Typhoon Ompong is considered as by far the strongest typhoon to hit the country as of this year. It entered the Philippine Area of Responsibility yesterday September 12, 2018 (Wedensday) at about 3:00PM according to PAGASA report. Continue reading “Typhoon Ompong threatens the Philippines”