Storm Watch: Typhoon Juan

Here’s a compilation of recent tweets and retweets regarding Typhoon Juan (international name: Megi). Please note that these are copied as is. Let us know if there has been a misinformation and we’ll do our best to rectify them immediately.

Latest satellite image from PAGASA (19 Oct 2010, 20:30)
Latest satellite image from PAGASA (19 Oct 2010, 20:30)

Fast Facts

  • Typhoon Milenyo (international name: Xangsane) was a category 4 typhoon with maximum wind speeds at 215 km/h. [source]
  • Ondoy (international name: Ketsana) dropped 455mm (17.5 in) of rain on Metro Manila on 26 September 2009. [source]
  • Pepeng (international name: Parma) dropped heavy rains on Northern Luzon and made landfall three times.
  • Text of Philippine Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Act of 2010, passed in the wake of Ondoy. (PDF) Part 1 (http://bit.ly/ah9VOB); Part 2 (http://bit.ly/d1S0gf) [via @lawinnovations] [07/13 13:07]
  • #Typhoon #Juan #Megi world’s strongest typhoon for 2010: http://bit.ly/9hJG51 [via @inquirerdotnet] [10/18 13:24]
  • Typhoon Megi/Juan is strongest storm in world only since 2005, and strongest storm in Pacific since 1990. [via CNN]

POSITION AND STATUS

21 October 2010

  • AS OF 12:00 AM TODAY (WEDNESDAY, 20 OCTOBER 2010), TYPHOON “JUAN” WAS LOCATED 330 KM WEST OF LAOAG CITY (cont) http://tl.gd/6iri1b [via @dost_pagasa] [10/21 01:21]
  • ‘Juan’ hovers over sea; China braces for typhoonhttp://bit.ly/cBs9Qp [via @ABSCBNNews] [10/21 00:09]
  • Another typhoon may hit RP: forecasters: Weather forecasters said on Wednesday another typhoon may hit the Philipp… http://bit.ly/c2rnG9 [via @philstarbrk] [10/21 00:04]

20 October 2010

  • AS OF 11:00 PM TODAY (WEDNESDAY, 20 OCTOBER 2010), TYPHOON “JUAN” WAS LOCATED 340 KM WEST OF LAOAG CITY (cont) http://tl.gd/6ir8tm [via @dost_pagasa] [10/20 23:59]
  • AS OF 4:00 AM TODAY (WEDNESDAY, 20 OCTOBER 2010), TYPHOON “JUAN” WAS LOCATED 340 KM WEST NORTHWEST OF DAGUPAN CITY (17.2°N, 117.2°E). [via @dost_pagasa] [10/20 04:44]
  • AS OF 3:00 AM TODAY (WEDNESDAY, 20 OCTOBER 2010), TYPHOON “JUAN” WAS LOCATED 320 KM WEST NORTHWEST OF (cont) http://tl.gd/6id899 [via @dost_pagasa] [10/20 03:58]
  • Typhoon ‘Juan’ intensifies as it leaves RP http://bit.ly/cruyBV [via @ABSCBNNews] [10/20 02:43]
  • AS OF 2:00 AM TODAY (WEDNESDAY, 20 OCTOBER 2010), TYPHOON “JUAN” WAS LOCATED 300 KM WEST NORTHWEST OF (cont) http://tl.gd/6icis9 [via @dost_pagasa] [10/20 02:32]
  • AS OF 1:00 AM TODAY (WEDNESDAY, 20 OCTOBER 2010), TYPHOON “JUAN” WAS LOCATED 300 KM WEST NORTHWEST OF (cont) http://tl.gd/6ibugp [via @dost_pagasa] [10/20 01:27]
  • AS OF 12:00 MN TODAY (WEDNESDAY, 20 OCTOBER 2010), TYPHOON “JUAN” WAS LOCATED 290 KM WEST NORTHWEST OF (cont) http://tl.gd/6ibeem [via @dost_pagasa] [10/20 00:46]
  • Map: #Typhoon #Juan Wave forecast & mean direction T+18 hrs http://bit.ly/aU8Rno via @dost_pagasa [via @CrisisMappers] [10/20 00:44]
  • VIDEO: Saksi: Typhoon ‘Juan’ will not make a U-turn, PAGASA says http://bit.ly/bxr8q8 [via @GMANewsOnline] [10/20 00:43]

SATELLITE IMAGES

  • Imagery: #Typhoon #Megi 1600 UTC http://bit.ly/dlOqk3 via Japan Meteorological Agency [via @CrisisMappers] [10/20 00:43]

PREPARATION

Other Typhoon Juan important links:

Updated as of 2:00 AM 21 October 2010.

Comments

  1. […] This post was mentioned on Twitter by bicolano devil, Bayanihan Online. Bayanihan Online said: Storm Watch: TS Megi now up http://ow.ly/2U3Gm […]

  2. we can survive this challenge,i know that God will not leave us,we just have to pray and double up our safeness..we can do it..GODBLESS US!

  3. . gudmwning. This is chad hmmf. Xna lge taung mgdaxal na walang maxamang mangyari xa mga mhal ntin xa buhay. This another challenge with us… Pray with faithfuly that typhoon juan is get out n our country. This is ama student n urdaneta pangasinan. God bless us.

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