DISASTERS

TYPHOON UPDATE: Jolina heads for Masbate after 4 landfalls in Samar

In a bulletin released past 8 am on Tuesday, the Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical, and Astronomical Services Administration (PAGASA) said that Jolina packed maximum sustained winds of 120 km/h, while its gustiness is up to 150 km/h.

Jolina (Conson) made its fourth landfall in Almagro, Samar, at 6:30 am on Tuesday, September 7, and proceeded to move toward Masbate.

The typhoon’s landfalls, so far, have been in the following areas:

  1. Hernani, Eastern Samar – 10 pm, Monday, September 6
  2. Daram, Samar – 2 am, Tuesday, September 7
  3. Santo Niño, Samar – 3:40 am, Tuesday, September 7
  4. Almagro, Samar – 6:30 am, Tuesday, September 7

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Signal No. 3 up in some areas as ‘Jolina’ traverses Samar Sea

 September 7, 2021

MANILA – Some areas in Luzon and the Visayas have been placed under Tropical Cyclone Wind Signal (TCWS) No. 3 as Typhoon Jolina continues to move west-northwestward over the Samar Sea.In its 8 a.m. weather bulletin on Tuesday, the Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical and Astronomical Services… Read More

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