Long Range Tropical Outlook

Check this out, #Surigae / #Bising was a Cat. 5 storm way out of season, even for the western pacific. When you get something that unusual it sometimes can change the overall weather pattern to act a little “unusual” . This is the case this week with cool north winds flowing out of China and […]

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Typhoon Bising / Surigae Lashes the East Coast of the Philippines

Over 300mm of rainfall in the past 24hrs across parts of Samar has been reported causing flooding in the region. Typhoon Bising / Surigae continues to slowly meander north resulting in a lashing along the islands of Samar and Catanduanes. Signal Force Warnings have also been extended well northward in to North East Luzon today. […]

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Super Typhoon Surigae / Bising

Typhoon Surigae known as Bising in the Philippines continued to strengthen today maxing out with winds at Category 5 intensity. Not a common occurrence this time of year but not unheard of. Just 5 years ago Typhoon Maysak was a Super Typhoon in the Philippine Sea in late March. The storms track continues to pull […]

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Developing Tropical Depression near Yap

I can’t stress this enough in this update. I have more questions than answers in making this forecast. I been doing westpac storms for over a decade and this is one of the more difficult ones. Right now the video is for informational purposes to get an idea of whats going on and to know […]

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Philippines and the Long Range Tropical Outlook

In today’s update we discuss the extended forecast the potential of a tropical system late this week in to next week. There is a solid split in model guidance with some taking the developing low north as a much stronger storm near Guam. Yet CMC and ECMWF keeps it south and pulls it towards the […]

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Western Pacific April Tropical Outlook

Today we take a look at what some long range guidance is showing south of of Guam. At this time this is just pure analysis and watching but it’s good to know what could develop if the guidance is accurate. Plus a quick look at windy conditions this weekend in to Okinawa. Want to help […]

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Western Pacific Tropical Update

No real “tropical” threat in the forecast for the western pacific but there is still plenty to talk about. Mostly associated with a cold surge which will kick up winds from Okinawa to Vietnam this upcoming weekend through early next week. Wind gust in Northern Luzon could get upwards of 70-80kph. I break it down […]

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