Weather Alert – U.S. Embassy Manila  (December 2, 2019)

United States Embassy Manila, Philippines

Weather Alert – U.S. Embassy Manila  (December 2, 2019)

Location:   The Philippines

Event:   Typhoon Kammuri (local name Tisoy) is forecast to make landfall over Catanduanes, Albay, or Sorsogon the evening of Monday, December 2 to early morning, Tuesday, December 3 and track westward.  Residents of the affected storm path may experience strong winds and heavy rains, with possible flooding, landslides, and dangerous driving conditions, on Tuesday, December 3 through Wednesday, December 4.

Actions to Take:

  •      Avoid travel to typhoon affected areas until the storm has departed the Philippines.
  •      Monitor local media for updates.
  •      Notify friends and family of your safety.
  •      Review your personal security plans.
  •      Have travel documents up to date and easily accessible.
  •      Have evacuation plans that do not rely on U.S. government assistance.
  •      Seek secure shelter in heavy wind and rain.
  •      Monitor the Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical and Astronomical Services Administration website at http://bagong.pagasa.dost.gov.ph/.

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