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New typhoon moving towards PHL as Samuel exits

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ANOTHER STORM, with international name Man-yi, is heading towards the country as tropical depression Samuel exited Thursday evening. Weather bureau PAGASA said tropical storm Man-yi, forecasted to enter the Philippine area over the weekend and will be locally named Tomas, could intensify into a typhoon. As of 10 a.m. on Nov. 22, Man-yi was spotted 1,645 kilometers (km) east of the Visayas, moving west-northwest at 45 kms per hour (km/h) with maximum sustained winds of 105 km/h near the center and gustiness of up to 130 km/h. By Sunday, it is expected to be 1,295 km east of Casiguran, Aurora.