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Ompong draws near

Image courtesy of US NOAA-RAMMB

Posted at Sep 13 2018 09:52 AM | Updated as of Sep 13 2018 01:24 PM

Ompong draws near

Typhoon Ompong traverses the Philippine Sea as it moves west at 30 km/h in this image spotted by Himawari-8 satellite on Thursday morning. Typhoon Ompong is expected to make landfall in Cagayan on Saturday morning with maximum sustained winds of up to 205 km/h near the center and gusts of up to 255 km/h according to PAGASA.