Spring Weather Moves In – Daily Weather Brief February 20th

Spring is in the air today, in the north a classic spring storm rolls across Japan, the rainy season front is showing early signs of development in China and in the tropics the North East Monsoon albeit still present is starting to wane. North Japan is once again feeling the effects of a classic spring […]

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Western Pacific Tropical Update – 16 February 2017

Bottom Line Up Front:  Heavy rains affecting portions of the Philippines. Active Storms: None. 5-Day Tropical Discussion:  A trough of low pressure area along southeastern Philippines continues drifting westward.  It is spreading heavy rains across Mindanao and the Visayas.  100-200 mm are possible over the eastern seaboard of the Philippines, increasing the threat for possible […]

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Philippines Hit With Cool Air in North, Heavy Rains i

A complex weather setup continues to dominate the Philippines today due to a combination of factors. For starters a tropical trough is lingering over Mindanao bringing heavy rain to the southern Island of the Philippines. Fueling up this trough is cool air aloft due to a cold surge that has been bringing the coldest air […]

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Western Pacific Tropical Update – 15 February 2017

Bottom Line Up Front:  Low Pressure Area in Philippine Sea edges closer to Mindanao, set to bring rain to the Philippines. Active Storms: None. 5-Day Tropical Discussion:  The low pressure area in the southwestern Philippine Sea continues drifting westward.  For the remainder of the week, heavy rain is possible across the southern Philippines.  Convection with […]

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Western Pacific Tropical Update – 14 February 2017

Bottom Line Up Front:  Low Pressure Area in Philippine Sea set to bring heavy rain to northeastern Mindanao. Active Storms: None. 5-Day Tropical Discussion:  We’re keeping an eye on a low pressure area in the southern Philippine Sea.  Convection with this is well-displaced north of the circulation, influence by enhanced confluence from the remnants of […]

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Daily Weather Brief – February 14th

It’s the 14th of February and that means Valentines day is here so be sure to enjoy this relatively calm weather day across the western pacific and spend some time out doors with that special someone.   Do note I mention a relatively calm weather day, that means there are still a few areas of […]

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