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The Weather that Was: 2014 PanahonTV Highlights

As we begin the countdown to ending another year, we take a look at the weather events that made 2014 memorable, weather-wise. Situation: Tropical Cyclones This year, a total of…

Gazing into the Eye of 2014’s Strongest Typhoon

Typhoon Vongfong, locally named Ompong, has been classified under Category 5: Super Typhoon status by the Joint Typhoon Warning Center (JTWC). Since Typhoon Haiyan, locally known as Yolanda, Ompong is…

Strongest typhoon for 2014 still inside PH

Typhoon Ompong with international name Vongfong is tagged as the strongest typhoon in the world for 2014. According to Meteorologist Jim Andrews of AccuWeather.com, “Vongfong is the strongest tropical cyclone…