Category Archives: Tropical Storm ‘Basyang’

Monitoring ‘Basyang’

Disaster Risk Reduction Management technicians monitor the movement of tropical storm Basyang at the Emergency Operations Center in Cagayan de Oro City on Monday, Feb. 12, 2018. Basyang, the second storm to enter the country this year, is expected to make landfall in Caraga Region on Tuesday. MindaNews photo by FROILAN GALLARDO Read story 

‘Basyang’ slows down; 14 Mindanao provinces under storm Signal 1

MALAYBALAY CITY (MindaNews / 12 February) — Tropical Storm Basyang (Sanba) maintained its strength even as it slowed down while moving closer towards eastern Mindanao, the Philippine Astronomical, Geophysical and Astronomical Services Adminstration (PAGASA) said in its 11 a.m. bulletin on Monday. PAGASA said Basyang was spotted 620 kilometers east southeast of Hinatuan, Surigao del […]

‘Basyang’ update: 12 Mindanao provinces under storm Signal 1

DAVAO CITY (MindaNews / 12 February) — Twelve of 27 Mindanao provinces have been placed under storm Tropical Cyclone Warning Signal 1 as of 5 a.m. Monday as Tropical Storm ‘Basyang’ slightly slowed down while moving west northwest. ‘Basyang’ (international name: Sanba) is expected to make landfall in Caraga region Tuesday morning, according to Severe […]