One or two tropical cyclones may hit the Philippines this October 2017

PAGASA warnings:

The Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical and Astronomical Services Administration (PAGASA) announced yesterday 2 October 2017 that one or two tropical cyclones may affect the country this October 2017, tthis was relaesed as a warning notice for the public. Southern Luzon or Eastern Visayas are probably the most to be affected by the 2 cyclones.


 A tropical cyclone is a circular air movement over the warm ocean waters in the warm part of Earth near the equator. Most tropical cyclones create strong winds.

Cyclones that enter the country in October usually cross Southern Luzon or Eastern Visayas, according to PAGASA assistant weather services chief Rene Paciente. As of 10 a.m. yesterday, it was spotted at 510 kilometers northwest of Puerto Princesa City in Palawan. PAGASA was not expecting the development of a new low-pressure area within the next 24 hours. PAGASA also expects the transition of wind – from southwest warm and humid to northeast cold – by the second half of the month.



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