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Philippines Braces For Typhoon Yutu


Manila: Typhoon Rosita, international name “Yutu” has intensified as it entered the country Saturday morning, weather officials said, the typhoon now has maximum sustained winds of 200 kph, up from 185 kph, near the center and gustiness of up to 245 kph from 225 kph, It is currently at 1,345 kilometers east of Aparri, Cagayan moving west at 20 kph, The typhoon comes as Filipinos prepared to honour their dead during All Saint’s Day and All Soul’s Day on November 1 and November 2.


In U.S. territory in the Pacific Northern Mariana Islands, the typhoon smashed cars and fallen utility poles two days after the deadly storm.