6 Aug 2018

CNMI's Northern Islands brace for tropical storm

8:20 am on 6 August 2018

The CNMI's Northern Islands are bracing for Typhoon Shanshan which is expected to bring maximum sustained winds of up tp 120 kilometres per hour.

Due to the anticipated threat of Typhoon Shanshan, Governor Ralph Torres has maintained the Tropical Storm Condition II warning for the Northern Islands of Agrihan, Pagan, and Alamagan as of 11.30pm yesterday (local time).

Tropical Storm Condition II is expected to bring winds ranging from 62 to 119kph over a 24 hour period.