4 days ‘Leon’ leaves PAR, enhanced ‘habagat’ to still bring rains MB
Tropical storm “Leon” (international name: “Noul”) has already left the Philippine area of responsibility (PAR) early Thursday but continued to slightly enhance the southwest monsoon or “habagat.” (PAGASA / MANILA BULLETIN) In its 5 a.m. bulletin, the Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical, and Astronomical Services Administration (PAGASA) estimated the location of “Leon” at 360 kilometers north of Kalayaan Islands in Palawan. It has maintained its strength of 85 kilometers per hour (kph) and gustiness of up to 105 kph. PAGASA said “Leon” will continue to move west-northwest until Thursday afternoon then turn west on Thursday evening or Friday morning before its ... more