1 week TD Ofel may weaken to an LPA in next 12 to 24 hours — Pagasa Inquirer
MANILA, Philippines --- Tropical Depression Ofel may weaken into a low pressure area in the next 12 to 24 hours, state meteorologists from the Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical and Astronomical Services Administration (Pagasa) said on Thursday morning. According to Pagasa, there is a chance that Ofel will weaken, instead of intensifying into a tropical storm by the time it reaches the West Philippine Sea. As of 4:00 a.m., Ofel was last seen over the coastal waters of Lubang in Occidental Mindoro. It still packs maximum sustained winds of 45 kilometers per hour (kph), and gustiness of 55 kph as it moves ... more