A video has been circulating on social media claiming that a “super typhoon” hit the province of Cagayan. The video showed heavy rains and strong winds. However, it has been reported that the claim was false.
Nakunan ng video ng ilang netizens sa Japan ang pananalasa ng bagyong Hagibis. Pinaghandaan nila ang sinasabing super typhoon na tumama sa kanilang bansa. Sa loob lamang ng isang oras, marami na agad ang nawalan ng tahanan.
Today marks the 10th year since Tropical Storm “Ondoy” hit the Philippines. Since then, many pieces of training were conducted for disaster response. Ondoy affected about 4.9 million lives of Filipinos in 2009.
Tropical depression Nimfa is expected to strengthen the southwest monsoon. This will continue to bring rains in some parts of the country until Saturday. Some areas have already announced class suspensions for today.
PAGASA has been monitoring two low-pressure areas. The LPAs are expected to bring rains over Metro Manila, and most parts of Luzon and Visayas. Many cities have already announced class suspensions due to the bad weather.
The southwest monsoon is expected to bring scattered rainshowers in most parts of Luzon. Many areas have already announced class suspensions for September 16, 2019.