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Tropical Depression Auring weakens into low pressure area

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Satellite image as of January 9, 10:30 am. Image courtesy of NOAA

There are no more areas under a tropical cyclone warning signal, but the LPA will still bring moderate to heavy rain to Bicol and the Samar provinces

MANILA, Philippines (Jan. 9, 2017) — Tropical Depression Auring weakened into a low pressure area (LPA) on Monday morning, January 9, after making landfall in the country twice.  Continue reading Tropical Depression Auring weakens into low pressure area

Over 5,400 families affected by Tropical Depression Auring

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PREPAREDNESS. Tropical Depression Auring batters Siargao Island on Monday morning, January 9, 2017. Photo by Perry Paul Lamanilao

Around 22,879 people are displaced in Caraga in the northeastern part of Mindanao

MANILA, Philippines (Jan. 9, 2017) — More than 23,121 people from 5,423 families were affected by Tropical Depression Auring as of 1 pm Monday, January 9, the Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) said in a report.  Continue reading Over 5,400 families affected by Tropical Depression Auring

Tropical Depression Auring makes 2nd landfall in Bohol

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Satellite image as of January 9, 7:30 am. Image courtesy of NOAA

State weather bureau PAGASA says a 3rd landfall is possible in Cebu on Monday, January 9

MANILA, Philippines (Jan. 9, 2017) — Tropical Depression Auring made its 2nd landfall in Ubay, Bohol early Monday morning, January 9.  Continue reading Tropical Depression Auring makes 2nd landfall in Bohol

Auring maintains strength as it nears Bohol

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Satellite image as of January 9, 4:30 am. Image courtesy of NOAA

Tropical Depression Auring is already 100 kilometers east northeast of Tagbilaran, Bohol as of early Monday morning, January 9

MANILA, Philippines (Jan. 9, 2017) — More than a dozen areas remain under signal number 1 as Tropical Depression Auring heads for Bohol.  Continue reading Auring maintains strength as it nears Bohol

Surigao del Sur town evacuates over 200 residents due to Auring

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There are at least 976,704 families or 4,883,546 people who are exposed to areas that are highly to very highly susceptible to landslide or flooding, the DSWD says

MANILA, Philippines (Jan. 8, 2017) — The municipal government of San Miguel in Surigao del Sur province ordered the evacuation of at least 51 families or 217 people in risky areas as Tropical Depression Auring intensified on Saturday afternoon, January 7, the Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) said.  Continue reading Surigao del Sur town evacuates over 200 residents due to Auring

Tropical Depression Auring makes landfall in Siargao

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Satellite image as of January 8, 5 pm. Image courtesy of NOAA

Auring maintains its strength as it hits land, with maximum winds of up to 55 km/h and gustiness of up to 70 km/h

MANILA, Philippines (Jan. 8, 2017) — Tropical Depression Auring made landfall in Siargao Island on Sunday afternoon, January 8.  Continue reading Tropical Depression Auring makes landfall in Siargao

Thousands of passengers stranded due to Auring

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The Land Transportation Franchising and Regulatory Board tells transport operators to attend to the needs of affected passengers

MANILA, Philippines (Jan. 8, 2017) — Thousands of passengers were stranded after the Land Transportation Franchising and Regulatory Board (LTFRB) and Philippine Ports Authority (PPA) suspended several bus trips and port operations on Sunday, January 8, due to Tropical Depression Auring.  Continue reading Thousands of passengers stranded due to Auring