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Pedring’s Peril

Typhoon nears, shuts schools, flights MANILA, Philippines (AP) – Schools in Metro Manila and several parts of Luzon suspended classes and many local flights were canceled yesterday as the country’s main island braced for heavy rains and winds brought by fast-moving Typhoon “Pedring” (international name: Nesat). Forecasters said Pedring would make landfall in Aurora province […]

MANILA, Philippines — At least nine areas in Luzon were placed under public storm warning signal Sunday, as tropical storm “Pedring” (international name: Nesat) threatens to make landfall over Isabela-Aurora area on Monday evening. The Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical and Astronomical Services Administration (PAGASA) said the eye of the storm was located 460 kilometers (km) east […]

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