Basyang leaves 1 dead in Cebu

Morexette B. Erram 02/14/2018

Storm Basyang has left one dead in Cebu as it barreled through the southern part of Cebu on Tuesday evening. Jenas Demecillo Allonis, 57, died after a coconut tree toppled and fell on a shed where Allonis…

Basyang to make landfall in Cebu Tuesday evening

Morexette Erram 02/13/2018

Tropical Depression Basyang (international name Sanba) maintained its strength as it is projected to make a third landfall in southern Cebu tonight. The severe weather bulletin issued by the state weather bureau Pagasa at 5 p.m. Tuesday…

Basyang maintains strength as it moves over Visayas

King Anthony Perez 02/13/2018

Tropical depression Basyang, which has traversed the Surigao-Agusan del Norte area, is now over Bohol Sea, the Philippine Geophysical Astronomical Services Administration (PAGASA) reported in its latest weather bulletin issued at 2 p.m. today. As of 1…

Classes, government work suspended; passengers stranded in Cebu City due to Basyang

Benjie Talisic, Doris Mondragon, Morexette Erram, Nestle Semilla 02/13/2018

  To ensure the safety of students, especially those from mountain barangays, the Cebu City Government declared the suspension of classes in all levels, both private and public, as well as work of employees in all departments…

Basyang now a tropical depression; entire Cebu under Storm Signal No. 1

King Anthony Perez 02/13/2018

Basyang has weakened into a tropical depression after it made landfall in Cortes town, Surigao del Sur at around 9 a.m. today, the Philippine Geophysical Astronomical Services Administration (PAGASA) reported. “Scattered to widespread moderate to heavy rains…

Stay alert for landslides, storm surges as ‘Basyang’ hits Cebu

Jessa Mae O. Sotto 02/12/2018

Tropical Storm “Basyang” is expected to make landfall in Cebu today (Tuesday), as officials urged Cebuanos to be on alert for possible landslides and flash floods. Those living near coastal areas are also advised to prepare to…

Sea travel to Negros Oriental cancelled as Basyang maintains strength

Morexette B. Erram 02/12/2018

Cebu Provincial Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Office (PDRMMO) information officer Julius Regner told Cebu Daily News that all trips bound for Negros Oriental from the port of Samboan are cancelled as of this morning. Cebu is…

Pagasa: Be ready for Basyang

Jessa Mae O. Sotto 02/11/2018

CEBUANOS are told to prepare for the coming of another tropical storm, which is expected to enter the Philippine Area of Responsibility (PAR) on Sunday evening. The weather disturbance which had not yet entered the PAR as…

Warship leaves Cebu ahead of schedule

Michelle Joy L. Padayhag 02/02/2014

A US warship arrived in Tangke, Talisay City last Friday morning and left later that evening after receiving word that Cebu was placed under signal number 2 due to tropical storm Basyang. Lt. Reynante L. Villela, acting…

Moderate rains in Cebu as tropical depression Basyang enters PH today

Michelle Joy L. Padayhag 01/30/2014

Cebu may experience light to moderate rains as tropical depression Basyang is about to enter the Philippine area of responsibility this afternoon. The state weather Pagasa issued the advisory of a tropical depression at 11 a.m. today.…

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