**2 a.m., May 27** Super typhoon Mawar has entered the Philippine area of responsibility (PAR). It was given the local name Betty. ![FB_IMG_1685138604252.jpg](https://storage.googleapis.com/mb-mkt-neo-prod-1-uploads/FB_IMG_1685138604252_d7cb3ee136/FB_IMG_1685138604252_d7cb3ee136.jpg) ###### PAGASA's latest forecast track for super typhoon Betty
It was last seen 1,320 kilometers (km) east of Central Luzon with maximum sustained winds of 195 kph and gustiness of up to 240 kph. Although Betty remained less likely to make landfall, PAGASA said tropical cyclone wind signals may be raised as early as Saturday afternoon, May 27 in preparation for the cyclone’s possible impacts.

Source: Manila Bulletin (https://mb.com.ph/2023/5/26/tropical-cyclone-betty-tracker)