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TYPHOON UPDATE: ‘Dante’ to move out of Philippines Friday, leaving 6 people dead

 June 4, 2021, 9:49 am

MANILA – Tropical Storm Dante (international name Choi-Wan) has left the Philippine Area of Responsibility (PAR) early Friday, a state forecaster said.”It may re-enter PAR. The center of ‘Dante’ is expected to be 280 kilometers north of Itbayat, Batanes or over the coastal waters of Taitung… Read More

‘Dante’ death toll climbs to 6

 June 4, 2021

MANILA – The death toll in the onslaught of Tropical Storm Dante has reached six, the National Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council (NDRRMC) reported on Friday.In its update, the agency said deaths from the storm include one from Western Visayas, one from Central Visayas, two from… Read More

TYPHOON UPDATE: Dante moving out of Philippines

All TCWS lifted as ‘Dante’ moves away from landmass

 June 3, 2021

MANILA–All tropical cyclone wind signals (TCWS) were lifted as Tropical Storm (TS) Dante continues to move away from the landmass, a state forecaster said Thursday noon. “Although it continues to move away from the Philippine landmass, ‘Dante’s’ rainbands still affect many parts of Luzon…. Read More

TYPHOON UPDATE: Dante slightly weakens

Rains continue over parts of country

 June 1, 2021

MANILA– Tropical Depression Dante has slightly weakened but will still bring rains over parts of the country, a state forecaster said Tuesday afternoon. “Dante” now packs winds of 65 kph near the center, and gustiness up to 80 kph. It was last seen 85 km. east northeast of Guiuan, Eastern… Read More

Albay guv orders preemptive evacuation as ‘Dante’ nears

 June 1, 2021

LEGAZPI CITY – Albay Gov. Al Francis Bichara on Tuesday issued an advisory that placed the province under a preparedness status for the adverse effects of Tropical Storm (TS) Dante.He also ordered the preemptive evacuation of residents in flood, storm surge, lahar flow, and landslide-prone… Read More

TYPHOON UPDATE: Dante landfall expected in Samar tonight

Samar placed under Signal No. 2

Dante’ changes track

 June 1, 2021

Several areas in the country are now under tropical cyclone wind signal (TCWS) No. 2 as Tropical Storm (TS) Dante is now moving west-northwestward while over the Philippine Sea, the weather bureau said in its 8 a.m. update Tuesday.“Dante” was last tracked 270 kilometers… Read More

The Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical, and Astronomical Services Administration (PAGASA) said Tropical Storm Dante (Choi-wan) could make landfall in Eastern Samar between Tuesday evening, June 1, and Wednesday morning, June 2

Pagasa said in its 5 am bulletin on Tuesday that Dante was located 310 kilometers east of Surigao City, Surigao del Norte, or 380 kilometers east of Maasin City, Southern Leyte.

Signal No. 2 was raised for Samar Island, which is divided into the three provinces of Eastern Samar, Samar, and Northern Samar, said the weather bureau.

TYPHOON UPDATE: Dante may not make landfall

‘Dante’ slightly intensifies

 May 31, 2021

MANILA – Tropical Storm (TS) Dante slightly intensified as it moves towards the Philippine Sea, the Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical and Astronomical Services Administration (PAGASA) announced Monday noon.In a press conference, PAGASA weather forecaster Chris Perez said ‘Dante’ now packs… Read More

TYPHOON UPDATE: ‘Dante’ now a tropical storm

‘Last tracked 625 kilometers east of Davao City, moving north northwest at 15 km. per hour

 May 31, 2021

MANILA – Weather disturbance “Dante” has intensified into a tropical storm (TS), and will bring rains over parts of Mindanao, the weather bureau said Monday. The Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical and Astronomical Services Administration (PAGASA) said in its 5 a.m. bulletin that “Dante” was… Read More