‘Jenny’ getting stronger

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Tropical storm “Jenny” with international name “Dujuan” has slightly increased its strength as it moves slowly over the Philippine Sea, according to state weather bureau Pagasa.

At 4:00 p.m of Thursday, the storm’s center was at 1,180 km east of Aparri, Cagayan.

It has maximum sustained winds of 95 kilometers per hour near the center and gustiness of up to 120 kph.

The southwest monsoon or “habagat” enhanced by the storm is affecting Visayas and Mindanao.


Cloudy skies with light to moderate rains and isolated thunderstorms will be experienced over the Visayas, Mimaropa, Bicol Region, Northern Mindanao, Caraga, Davao Region and Zamboanga Peninsula.

Partly cloudy to cloudy skies with isolated thunderstorms will prevail over Metro Manila and the rest of the country.

Moderate to strong winds blowing from the northwest to west will prevail over Luzon and coming from the southwest to west over the Visayas and Mindanao.

Coastal waters throughout the archipelago will be moderate to rough.

Southern Luzon, Bicol Region, Northern Samar, Oriental Mindoro, Romblon and Marinduque will be cloudy with light to moderate rains and isolated thunderstorms.

Moderate to strong winds blowing from the northwest to west will prevail, with moderate to rough seas.

Northern Mindanao, Caraga, Davao Region and Zamboanga Peninsula will experience cloudy skies with light to moderate rains and isolated thunderstorms.

The rest of Mindanao will have partly cloudy to cloudy skies with isolated thunderstorms.

Moderate to strong winds coming from the southwest to west and the coastal waters will be moderate to rough.

At 5 p.m., Pagasa said, strong to gale-force winds are expected to affect eastern seaboards of Southern Luzon, Visayas and Mindanao.

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