8 months Typhoon ‘Wutip’ slight weakens; may enter PAR Thursday MB
By Ellalyn De Vera-Ruiz Typhoon “Wutip” has slightly weakened but has maintained its track and may still enter the Philippine area of responsibility this Thursday. Before Tuesday noon, the Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical and Astronomical Services Administration (PAGASA) estimated the location of Wutip at 1,970 kilometers (km) east of Central Luzon or outside the PAR. It continues to move slowly north, on track towards the eastern boundary of the country’s area of responsibility. PAGASA said Wutip has slightly weakened with maximum sustained winds of 185 kilometers per hour (kph) and gustiness of up to 225 kph. It may further weaken while ... more