9 months ‘Samuel’ now in Iloilo, may exit PAR Thursday or Friday Sunstar
TROPICAL Depression Samuel made landfall in Barotac Nuevo, Iloilo, around 9 a.m. Wednesday, November 21, said the Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical, and Astronomical Services Administration (Pagasa).The tropical depression was still packing maximum winds of 45 kilometers per hour (km/h) near the center while moving west southwest at 40 km/h.Pagasa lifted Tropical Cyclone Warning Signal (TCWS) Number 1 over Masbate including Ticao Island, Biliran, Leyte, Samar provinces and Mindanao areas.TCWS Number 1, however, remained hoisted over Romblon, southern Oriental Mindoro, southern Occidental Mindoro, Palawan including Calamian and Cuyo group of islands, northern Cebu, northern Negros Occidental, Guimaras, Iloilo, Capiz, Aklan, and Antique.Mimaropa, ... more