- A video taken in Aparri, Cagayan has gone viral, terrifying netizens on social media
- The video shows the heavy rain and strong winds in the province
- Netizens remarked that the winds and rain are already devastating even before the typhoon Ompong has made landfall
A video showing the strength of typhoon Ompong has scared netizens on social media.
KAMI learned that the viral clip was taken in Aparri, Cagayan.
The video was posted on the GMA-7 News Facebook page with this caption.
“Sa kuhang ito ni YouScooper Prince Eljay Labasan, kita ang hagupit ng malakas na ulan at hangin kanina, dakong 9 am, sa Aparri, Cagayan. Kasalukuyang nakataas ang Signal No. 3 sa Cagayan, ayon sa 11 am weather bulletin ng PAGASA.”
Here is the terrifying video:
Netizens were terrified of Ompong's strength after watching the clip:
“Malakas ito mga kabayan dyan sa Aparri, parang wala itong kaibahan sa Yolanda...Sana andyan nakayo sa safe na lugar..”
“If we have plenty of trees around it can help slow down winds movements. It's so sad that cutting down of trees are massive in the whole country”
“God,unang bugso palang Yan,Sana wag Ng lumakas pa”
“malayo pa si ompong ang lakas na ng hangin..ingat po kau dyan,alam ko yung pakiramdam ng ganyan bagyuhin din kami dito sa bicol. keep safe everyone.”
Typhoon Ompong is set to make landfall on September 15, Saturday.
Many cities, towns and provinces have canceled classes and work to help the citizens prepare for the coming typhoon.
According to PAGASA, Ompong’s heavy rain could surpass that of Ondong and its storm surge might surpass that of Yolanda.
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