Paeng maintains strength as it moves away from PH; Signal No.1 still up in some areas

 

MANILA, Philippines — Tropical Storm Paeng (international name: Nalgae) maintained its strength as it moved west southwestward away from the country over the West Philippine Sea, said the Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical and Astronomical Services Administration (Pagasa).

According to Pagasa in its latest typhoon bulletin, Paeng was last located 295 kilometers west northwest of Iba, Zambales, carrying maximum sustained winds of 85 kilometers per hour (kph) near the center and gustiness of up to 105 kph.

Pagasa said Paeng is forecast to exit the Philippine area of responsibility (PAR) by Monday morning or afternoon.

At present, Pa…

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