Typhoon CONCON, a category 1 tropical cyclone, is tracking toward the Philippines with maximum sustained winds of 75 mph gusting to 92+ mph. Conditions in the western Pacific appear favorable for further strengthening of this storm in the next 12 – 24 hours.
Tropical storm CONSON in the western Pacific is approaching the Philippines. Conditions appears favorable for this storm to strengthen further perhaps becoming a hurricane in the next 12-24 hours.
The tropics continue to boil. A large region from northern Brazil, Guyana, Venezuela, Colombia to the west-central Caribbean, Panama, Costa Rica, Nicaragua, Honduras, El Salvador, Guatemala and Southern Mexico is being affected by disturbed weather, rain and thunderstorms. What appears as a tropical wave is on the eastern Pacific close to the coast of Nicaragua and may warrant monitoring for potential further development in the next 12-24 hours. Far away in the western Pacific a tropical storm developed quickly from a tropical wave and it is moving toward the Philippines.