2 months ‘Nimfa’ intensifies into tropical storm, expected to exit PAR on Saturday ‘Nimfa’ intensifies into tropical storm, expected to exit PAR on Saturday
By Ellalyn De Vera-Ruiz Rains may prevail until the weekend as tropical cyclone “Nimfa” (international name “Tapah”) has further intensified into a storm while lingering over the northern Philippine Sea. (PAGASA / MANILA BULLETIN) The Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical and Astronomical Services Administration (PAGASA) said Nimfa is almost stationary at 730 kilometers east-northeast of Basco, Batanes on Thursday afternoon. Weather specialist Ezra Bulquerin said most of Luzon may still experience cloudy skies and rainy condition until the weekend. Nimfa has intensified into a tropical storm with maximum winds of 65 kilometers per hour (kph) and gustiness of up to 80 kph ... more