typhoon Jebi - updates

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Japan's Kansai airport to reopen partially on September 7

Sep 06, 2018 - 3:58 PM

The Kansai International Airport was battered by Typhoon Jebi, which made landfall Tuesday, September 4 as the strongest storm to hit Japan since 1993

STRANDED. Passengers stranded at the Kansai International Airport due to Typhoon Jebi wait for buses that will transport them from the airport in Izumisano city, Osaka prefecture on September 6, 2018. Photo by Jiji Press/AFP

IN PHOTOS: Damage caused by Typhoon Jebi, Japan's strongest storm in 25 years

Sep 06, 2018 - 2:43 PM

At least 11 were killed, 470 injured, and many homes and infrastructure damaged in the wake of the typhoon

An aerial view from a Jiji Press helicopter shows passenger vehicles which were burnt after a storm surge and strong winds caused by typhoon Jebi in Nishinomiya, Hyogo prefecture on September 5, 2018.The toll in the most powerful typhoon to hit Japan in a quarter century rose on September 5 to nine, with thousands stranded at a major airport because of storm damage. / AFP PHOTO / JIJI PRESS / JIJI PRESS / Japan OUT

Japan evacuates major airport after typhoon wreaks havoc

Sep 05, 2018 - 9:18 AM

(4th UPDATE) The typhoon has swept a 2,500-ton tanker into the bridge to Kansai International Airport, the region's main international gateway and a national transport hub

TYPHOON JEBI. This handout picture released by Kansai airport coast guard air base on September 4, 2018 and received through Jiji press shows a tanker after it collided with a bridge connecting to Kansai International Airport due to Typhoon Jebi's strong winds in Izumisano city, in Osaka prefecture. AFP PHOTO/Kansai airport coast guard air base

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Canceled PH flights to and from Osaka due to typhoon Jebi, September 5

Sep 04, 2018 - 7:47 PM

Philipine Airlines says in its advisory it is anticipating further disruptions to flights to and from Kansai as Typhoon Jebi batters Osaka

CLOSED DUE TO TYPHOON. Kansai International Airport is closed due to typhoon Jebi, prompting cancellations to and from Osaka, Japan. Photo by Shutterstock.

Canceled PH flights to and from Osaka due to Typhoon Jebi, September 4

Sep 04, 2018 - 5:30 PM

(UPDATED) Typhoon Jebi causes the temporary closure of Kansai International Airport, disrupting a number of flights to and from it

CANCELLED FLIGHTS. A Philippine Airlines plane at Kansai International Airport in Osaka. Photo from Shutterstock.

3 dead as strongest typhoon in quarter century batters Japan

Sep 04, 2018 - 12:01 PM

(3rd UPDATE) Typhoon Jebi makes landfall around noon local time, slamming into the west of the country packing winds of up to 216 kilometers (135 miles) per hour

JEBI. Satellite image for Typhoon Jebi as of 02:30 UTC (10:30 am Manila time) September 4, 2018. Image courtesy of NOAA

Typhoon Maymay leaves PAR, but monsoon brings rain

Sep 03, 2018 - 7:00 AM

Parts of Luzon and the Zamboanga Peninsula have light to heavy rain on Monday, September 3

Typhoon Maymay set to exit just hours after entry

Sep 02, 2018 - 11:20 PM

Maymay (Jebi) is already 1,345 kilometers east northeast of Basco, Batanes as of late Sunday evening, September 2

Typhoon Maymay now in PAR, but won't hit land

Sep 02, 2018 - 4:25 PM

Maymay (Jebi) will only stay near the boundary of the Philippine Area of Responsibility. Its trough or extension, however, is affecting some areas.

Extension of Typhoon Jebi to affect parts of Luzon, Visayas

Sep 01, 2018 - 5:15 PM

Metro Manila, Calabarzon, Bicol, Mimaropa, and the Visayas will have rain due to the extension or trough of Jebi, a typhoon outside the Philippine Area of Responsibility

Rainy September 1 in parts of PH due to LPA

Aug 31, 2018 - 5:35 PM

The Visayas, Bicol, Surigao del Norte, and Dinagat Islands will have scattered rainshowers and thunderstorms

LPA brings heavy rain to Eastern Visayas

Aug 31, 2018 - 1:15 PM

Light to heavy rain is also expected in Surigao del Norte, Dinagat, Bicol, and the rest of the Visayas due to the low pressure area

LPA bringing rain to Eastern Visayas; monsoon affecting Batanes

Aug 30, 2018 - 5:55 PM

PAGASA is also monitoring Typhoon Jebi outside the Philippine Area of Responsibility

Break from heavy rain as monsoon weakens

Aug 29, 2018 - 7:25 PM

PAGASA says there will be no torrential rain or serious flooding at least until Monday, September 3