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PINOYS BRACE FOR COMING TYPHOON ODETTE

DUTERTE:Take precautions vs. typhoon

 As the country braces for Tropical Storm (TS) “Odette”, President Rodrigo Duterte on Monday reminded the public to cooperate with national and local authorities should there be a need for evacuation or other necessary actions.

In a prerecorded Talk to the People, Duterte directed government agencies and local government units (LGUs) to ensure that Filipinos, especially those who are on or near the tropical depression’s projected path, to keep monitoring the situation and conduct all necessary preparations and precautions.

“Nandiyan naman ‘yan. Iyong dadaanan ng bagyo lumalabas diyan sa news — newspaper pati sa TV (It’s all there. The areas where it will pass, it’s all in the news—newspaper and TV). All you have to do is to watch TV and makita mo ‘yung trajectory, ang takbo ng bagyo (and you will see the outlook of the storm),” he said. Read More

TYPHOON UPDATE: MARING KILLS 39

The National Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council (NDRRMC) on Saturday, October 16, said that a total of 39 persons were reported dead and close to P3 billion worth of damage has so far been recorded due to incidents wrought by severe tropical storm “Maring,”

Of the reported fatalities, 23 came from Ilocos region, two from Cagayan Valley, nine from Cordillera, and five from MIMAROPA, the NDRRMC said in a report.

NDRRMC said the estimated damage to crops, livestock, fisheries, and agricultural equipment ballooned to P2,015,859,136.

NDRRMC: 39 reported dead, nearly P3B damage tallied after ‘Maring’

The National Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council (NDRRMC) on Saturday, October 16, said that a total of 39 persons were reported dead and close to P3 billion worth of damage has so far been recorded due to incidents wrought by severe tropical storm “Maring,”

Of the reported fatalities, 23 came from Ilocos region, two from Cagayan Valley, nine from Cordillera, and five from MIMAROPA, the NDRRMC said in a report.

NDRRMC said the estimated damage to crops, livestock, fisheries, and agricultural equipment ballooned to P2,015,859,136.

TYPHOON UPDATE: ‘Maring’ death toll rises to 19

NDRRMC update: October 14

 October 14, 2021, 10:36 am

MANILA – The National Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council (NDRRMC) has confirmed that 19 people were killed due to the onslaught of Severe Tropical Storm Maring.In an update on Thursday, the agency said it is also validating reports of an additional 11 deaths.The confirmed… Read More

MANILA – The death toll from the onslaught of Severe Tropical Storm Maring has climbed to 13, the National Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council (NDRRMC) reported on Wednesday.In its latest advisory, the agency said the reports of fatalities, which include two from Ilocos Sur; one… Read More

TYPHOON UPDATE: Maring to exit Philippines on Tuesday morning

Maring, according to the Philippine weather bureau, could exit the Philippine Area of Responsibility (PAR) on Tuesday morning, October 12.

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UPDATE – OCTOBER 12

PAGASA said Maring will continue to cross the Luzon Strait, and then the West Philippine Sea.

Maring made landfall in Fuga Island at 8:10 pm on Monday, October 11, continuing to batter Northern Luzon with massive rainfall that has triggered floods.

Fuga Island is part of the Babuyan Group of Islands and is under the municipality of Aparri in the province of Cagayan.

As of 10 pm on Monday, Maring was over the coastal waters of Aparri, moving west at a slower 15 kilometers per hour from the previous 25 km/h.

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In its 2 pm bulletin on Monday, the Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical, and Astronomical Services Administration (PAGASA) said Severe Tropical Storm Maring (Kompasu) could pass very close to the Babuyan Islands as early as Monday afternoon, October 11.

PAGASA also said there is possibility that Maring could landfall in mainland northern Cagayan, as it was only 150 kilometers east northeast of Aparri, Cagayan, or 170 kilometers east southeast of Calayan, Cagayan.

Once outside the utside PAR, Maring could intensify into a typhoon on Tuesday afternoon or evening.

It may make landfall in the Chinese island province of Hainan on Wednesday morning or afternoon, October 13.

TYPHOON UPDATE: ‘Maring’ maintains strength; to merge with Nando in next 12 hours

MANILA –The center of Tropical Storm Maring was estimated based on all available data at 745 km East of Catarman, Northern Samar, or 840 km East of Southern Luzon, based on the weather advisory released 5. p.m. Saturday by the Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical and Astronomical Services… Read More

9 areas placed under TCWS No. 1

MANILA – The Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical and Astronomical Services Administration (PAGASA) placed nine areas under Tropical Cyclone Wind Signal (TCWS) No. 1 as Tropical Storm Maring continues to assimilate the remnants of former Tropical Depression Nando.

In its 5 a.m. bulletin Sunday,… Read More

TYPHOON UPDATES: Pagasa sees merger of Maring and Nando

Maring, international name Kompasu, intensified from a tropical depression into a tropical storm over the Philippine Sea on Friday evening.

At 8 pm, another tropical depression, Nando,entered PAR.

The Philippine weather bureau said Maring’s interaction with Nando could result in a merger on Sunday.

“Nando may likely be assimilated and merged into the circulation of Maring,” the agency said. in a bulletin on Friday

Maring is the Philippines’ 13th tropical cyclone for 2021 and the second for October, while Nando is the country’s 14th for the year and the third for the month

The Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical, and Astronomical Services Administration (PAGASA) in a bulletin released past midnight on Saturday, October 9, said Maring was last spotted 715 kilometers east of Borongan City, Eastern Samar, or 790 kilometers east of Catarman, Northern Samar .

Its maximum winds have increased to 65 km/h, with gustiness of up to 80 km/h.

PAGASA sees Maring possibly becoming a severe tropical storm by Sunday evening, October 10.

Nando was located 1,305 kilometers east of Northern Luzon on Friday evening, moving west northwest at 20 km/h.

The tropical depression has maximum sustained winds of 55 km/h and gustiness of up to 70 km/h.

It is not likely to strengthen, and may even weaken into a low pressure area on Sunday.