Tropical cyclone Jenny makes landfall over Casiguran, Aurora


Posted at Aug 28 2019 01:12 AM | Updated as of Aug 28 2019 06:02 AM

Tropical cyclone Jenny makes landfall over Casiguran, Aurora 1
Japanese Meteorological Agency

MANILA (UPDATE)—Tropical storm Jenny made landfall over Casiguran, Aurora at 10:40 p.m. Tuesday, state weather bureau PAGASA said.

The weather disturbance has weakened into tropical depression, the agency added.

Jenny is currently packing maximum sustained winds of 55 kilometers per hour (kph), with gusts of up to 90 kph.

PAGASA said Jenny is located in the vicinity of Dinalungan, Aurora as of 1 a.m. Wednesday.

Tropical cyclone wind signal number 2 has been lifted while several areas remain under signal number 1.

Signal no. 1

• Abra
• Apayao
• Aurora
• Benguet
• Bulacan
• Cagayan
• Ifugao
• Ilocos Norte
• Ilocos Sur
• Isabela
• Kalinga
• La Union
• Mountain Province
• Nueva Ecija
• Nueva Vizcaya
• Northern portion of Quezon, including Polillo Islands
• Pampanga
• Pangasinan
• Quirino
• Tarlac
• Zambales

PAGASA said Ilocos Region, Cordillera Administrative Region, Cagayan, Isabela, Quirino, Nueva Vizcaya and Aurora would experience light to moderate with frequent heavy rains on Wednesday.

Meanwhile, Metro Manila, Calabarzon, Western Visayas, Zamboanga Peninsula, Mindoro Provinces, Palawan and the rest of Cagayan Valley and Central Luzon will have light to moderate with intermittent heavy rains.

The bad weather has also forced the cancelation of classes in several provinces.

Jenny is expected to leave the Philippine area of responsibility (PAR) on Thursday, August 29, PAGASA said.

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