1 week Leon slightly intensifies as it continues to move away from PH Inquirer
MANILA, Philippines --- Tropical Storm Leon slightly intensified as it moved towards exiting the Philippine area of responsibility (PAR) on Wednesday night, according to the Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical and Astronomical Services Administration (PAGASA). The latest satellite imagery from PAGASA showed Leon at around 380 kilometers north-northeast of Kalayaan Islands in Palawan. It was packing maximum sustained winds of 85 kilometers per hour with a gustiness reaching up to 105 kph. Leon was moving northwest at 20 kph, slightly faster thant its earlier movement. PAGASA predicted that it would leave PAR on Thursday morning, and by 8:00 p.m., it would be ... more