Tropical storm Helen makes landfall

Posted By on August 15, 2012

QUEZON CITY, Aug 15 (PIA) — Tropical storm “Helen” has made landfall in Isabela and is now bringing heavy rains and strong winds in the province.

As of 10 a.m. the center of Tropical Storm Helen was located at 40 km South Southeast of Aparri, Cagayan, Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical and Astronomical Services Administration (Pagasa) said in its official Twitter account.

Pagasa said they forecasted Helen to move west northwest at the speed of 17 kilometers per hour (kph). [full story…]