Metro Manila (CNN Philippines, February 21) — At least 50,000 people or 13,700 families in the Caraga region have been affected by the Tropical Storm Auring, authorities said on Sunday.
Which part of the Philippines was hit by Typhoon Auring?
“Auring” was spotted 535 km east-southeast of Surigao del Sur province’s Hinatuan municipality as of 10 a.m. Friday and packing maximum sustained winds of 95 kph near its center aside from gustiness of up to 115 kph, PAGASA said then in its 11 a.m. severe weather bulletin.
Where is the landfall of Auring?
Tropical Depression Auring (Dujuan) made landfall in Batag Island in Laoang, Northern Samar, at 9 am on Monday, February 22. The Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical, and Astronomical Services Administration (PAGASA) announced Auring’s landfall on its Facebook page past 11:30 am on Monday.
When did Auring enter the PAR?
A tropical depression entered the Philippine Area of Responsibility (PAR) at 8 am on Wednesday, February 17, becoming the country’s first tropical cyclone for 2021. The tropical depression was given the local name Auring.
What is the latest typhoon in Philippines 2021?
The tropical storm with the international name Lupit entered the Philippine Area of Responsibility (PAR) at 5 am on Saturday, August 7. It was given the local name Huaning, as the country’s eighth tropical cyclone for 2021.
What is the difference between tropical depression and typhoon?
TROPICAL DEPRESSION (TD) – a tropical cyclone with maximum sustained winds of up to 61 kilometers per hour (kph) or less than 33 nautical miles per hour (knots) . … TYPHOON (TY) – a tropical cyclone with maximum wind speed of 118 to 220 kph or 64 – 120 knots.
What is the wind speed of a tropical depression?
A tropical cyclone in which the maximum sustained surface wind speed (using the U.S. 1-minute average) is 33 kt (38 mph or 62 km/hr) or less.
How strong is signal number 2?
Tropical cyclone warning signals
|TCWS #1||winds of 30–60 km/h (20-37 mph) are prevailing or expected to occur within 36 hours|
|TCWS #2||winds of 61–120 km/h (38–73 mph) are prevailing or expected to occur within 24 hours|
What is the most recent typhoon in the Philippines?
Typhoon Ulysses (Vamco), the Philippines’ 21st tropical cyclone for 2020, hit Luzon hardest from November 11 to 12. The typhoon unleashed powerful winds and torrential rain that killed dozens of people, destroyed thousands of homes, and left swathes of the island region flooded.