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Forced evacuation in 10 Isabela towns; Signal no. 4 raised

Isabela Governor Faustino G. Dy III ordered Wednesday the forced evacuation of families in ten towns in the province that are in the path of Typhoon "Lawin." This, as weather bureau PAGASA raised tropical cyclone warning signal no. 4 in Isabela and Southern Cagayan.

As ‘Lawin’ looms, NDRRMC needs more satellite phones

There is a shortage of satellite phones that would allow government agencies to maintain vital communication lines during calamities, the National Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council admitted Wednesday, a day short of the expected onslaught of potential super typhoon “Lawin.”

Evacuation underway in Cagayan Valley ahead of 'Lawin'

MANILA - Officials in Cagayan Valley are set to conduct pre-emptive evacuation of residents Wednesday ahead of the expected landfall of Typhoon "Lawin" over the region.

PAGASA: 'Extremely dangerous' Lawin to bring intense rains, storm surges

DELIKADO: State weather bureau PAGASA on Wednesday morning placed 30 areas under storm warning signals as the "extremely dangerous" Typhoon ''Lawin'' continued to grow in size, strength and speed.

WATCH: Super typhoon Lawin barrels toward Philippines

Japan Meteorological Agency's Himawari-8 weather satellite on Tuesday captured high-resolution video and images of super typhoon Lawin (international name Haima) fast approaching the Philippines.

Isabela at Cagayan, naghahanda na sa paparating na Bagyong Lawin

Puspusan na ang paghahanda ng mga taga-Isabela at Cagayan sa Bagyong Lawin. 

'Lawin' now a super typhoon: JTWC

The Joint Typhoon Warning Center (JTWC) of the U.S. Naval Observatory has upgraded the classification of Typhoon Lawin (international name: Haima) to supertyphoon.

Baler, Aurora isinailalim sa state of calamity

Isinailalim na sa state of calamity ang bayan ng Baler sa Aurora dahil sa pinsalang dala ng bagyong Karen.

Daan-daang pasahero, stranded sa Albay dahil sa bagyo

Daan-daang pasahero ang stranded na sa Tabaco City Port dahil sa bagyong Lawin.

#WalangPasok: Class suspensions on October 19

MANILA (6th UPDATE) - Several local government units have suspended classes Wednesday, October 19, as super typhoon ''Lawin'' continued to strengthen and accelerate as it barreled towards northern Luzon.