Various local government units have announced the suspension of classes on Wednesday, October 19, 2016, due to bad weather brought by Typhoon Lawin (international name: Haima).
Typhoon Lawin is expected to intensify its strength before making a landfall in Cagayan province on Thursday.
Here’s a list of areas that suspended classes for October 19, 2016:
Update as of 7 a.m., Oct. 19
- Ilocos Norte – all levels
- Apayao – all levels
- Cagayan – all levels
- Isabela – all levels
- Licuan-Baay, Abra – all levels
- Mankayan, Benguet – pre-school, elementary, and high school
Meanwhile, there are no classes in kindergarten, elementary, and high school in Cagayan including Calayan Group of Islands, Isabela, Northern Aurora, Ilocos Norte, Ilocos Sur, Apayao, Abra, Kalinga, Mt. Province, Ifugao, Benguet, Nueva Vizcaya and Quirino as these areas were placed in tropical cyclone weather signal number 2, according to PAGASA.
Also, there are no classes in kindergarten in Batanes group of Islands,La Union, Tarlac, Pangasinan, Nueva Ecija, Rest of Aurora, Zambales, Pampanga, Bulacan, Northern Quezon including Polillo Islands, Bataan, Rizal, Laguna, Camarines Norte, Camarines Sur, Catanduanes and Metro Manila as these were put in tropical cyclone weather signal number 1.