Class suspensions for August 24 2015 due to Typhoon Ineng

august 24 2015 class suspensions typhoon ineng
Classes in some areas will remain suspended for tomorrow, August 24 2015, because of Typhoon “Ineng” (Credits: Official website of PAGASA)

Updated, 9AM

According to the 5PM severe weather bulletin released by the Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical, and Astronomical Services Administration (PAGASA), “Ineng” is already located 500 kilometers northwest of Basco, Batanes.

It is moving north northeast at a speed of 15 kilometers per hour (kph). It has maximum sustained winds of 140 kph and gustiness of up to 170 kph. As of Sunday afternoon, the weather bureau has lifted all previous storm warnings.

Typhoon Ineng (international name: Goni) is projected to leave the Philippine area of responsibility by tomorrow morning at the latest but it is still expected to cause inclement weather in much of Northern Luzon.

august 24 2015 class suspensions typhoon ineng
Classes in some areas will remain suspended for tomorrow, August 24 2015, because of Typhoon “Ineng” (Credits: Official website of PAGASA)

 

The storm will continue to enhance the southwest monsoon or “habagat” which will bring rains over Metro Manila, CALABARZON, MIMAROPA, Ilocos and Cordillera regions, as well as the provinces of Zambales, Bataan, and the islands of Calayan and Babuyan.

Classes suspensions had been announced in the following areas:

ALL LEVELS

*Abra
*Benguet
*Ilocos Norte
*Ilocos Sur
*Bataan
*Sta. Maria, Bulacan
*Angat, Bulacan
*Pulilan, Bulacan
*Marilao, Bulacan
*Balagtas, BUlacan
*Subic, Zambales
*Davao City (special non-working holiday, as announced through Proclamation 1087)

UP TO HIGH SCHOOL

*Plaridel, Bulacan
*Baliuag, Bulacan
*San Miguel, Bulacan
*Bustos, Bulacan
*NOrzagaray, Bulacan

ELMENTARY
*Obando, Bulacan

*Take note that other LGUs and school administrations may suspend classes in the following hours. Please refresh The Filipino Scribe for updates.

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