Typhoon Odette Signal No. 2 in Negros Oriental

Typhoon Odette (Rai) continues to strengthen over the Philippine Sea. The Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical, and Astronomical Services Administration (PAGASA) has placed several areas in the country under Signal No. 1 and 2, including the province of Negros Oriental.

December 16. PAGASA also said in a briefing at 6 pm on Wednesday that Odette was already 485 kilometers east of Hinatuan, Surigao del Sur, moving west-northwest at a slightly faster 25 km/h from 20 km/h in the morning.

Typhoon Preparations in Negros Oriental

According to the typhoon tracker, Typhoon Odette will hit Negros Oriental around lunchtime on December 17, 2021. Several municipalities, including Dumaguete City, has closed public areas and parks. People are also encouraged to stay at home as rainfall and wind intensify.

Signal No. 2 (damaging gale- to storm-force winds)

  • southern part of Eastern Samar (Borongan City, Maydolong, Balangkayan, Llorente, Lawaan, Balangiga, Giporlos, Quinapondan, General MacArthur, Hernani, Salcedo, Mercedes, Guiuan)
  • southern part of Samar (Basey, Marabut, Santa Rita)
  • Southern Leyte
  • central and southern parts of Leyte (Ormoc City, Jaro, Alangalang, Tacloban City, Palompon, Merida, Isabel, Palo, Santa Fe, Pastrana, Tanauan, Dagami, Tabontabon, Tolosa, Julita, Dulag, Burauen, Albuera, Baybay City, La Paz, Mayorga, MacArthur, Javier, Abuyog, Mahaplag, Inopacan, Hindang, Hilongos, Bato, Matalom, Babatngon)
  • Camotes Islands
  • eastern part of Bohol (Garcia Hernandez, Jagna, Sierra Bullones, Dagohoy, Talibon, Trinidad, San Miguel, Pilar, Duero, Guindulman, Anda, Candijay, Alicia, Mabini, Ubay, Bien Unido, President Carlos P. Garcia)
  • Surigao del Norte
  • Surigao del Sur
  • Dinagat Islands
  • Agusan del Sur
  • Agusan del Norte
  • northeastern part of Bukidnon (Impasug-ong, Malitbog)
  • eastern part of Misamis Oriental (Villanueva, Jasaan, Claveria, Balingasag, Lagonglong, Salay, Medina, Gingoog City, Magsaysay, Talisayan, Balingoan, Kinoguitan, Sugbongcogon, Binuangan)
  • Camiguin

Signal No. 1 (strong winds)

  • Catanduanes
  • Camarines Sur
  • Albay
  • Sorsogon
  • Masbate including Ticao and Burias Islands
  • southern part of Quezon (Guinayangan, Lopez, Macalelon, General Luna, Catanauan, Buenavista, San Narciso, Mulanay, San Francisco, San Andres)
  • Marinduque
  • Romblon
  • central and southern parts of Oriental Mindoro (Calapan City, Naujan, Victoria, Pola, Socorro, Pinamalayan, Gloria, Bansud, Bongabong, Roxas, Mansalay, Bulalacao)
  • central and southern parts of Occidental Mindoro (Sablayan, Calintaan, Rizal, San Jose, Magsaysay)
  • northern part of Palawan (Taytay, Dumaran, Araceli, El Nido, Calamian Islands, Cuyo Islands)
  • Northern Samar
  • rest of Eastern Samar
  • rest of Samar
  • Biliran
  • rest of Leyte
  • rest of Bohol
  • Cebu
  • Siquijor
  • Negros Oriental
  • Negros Occidental
  • Guimaras
  • Iloilo
  • Antique
  • Capiz
  • Aklan
  • northern part of Davao Oriental (Boston, Cateel)
  • northern part of Davao de Oro (Monkayo, Compostela, Montevista, Laak)
  • northern part of Davao del Norte (San Isidro, Kapalong)
  • northwestern and central parts of Bukidnon (Malaybalay City, Cabanglasan, San Fernando, Valencia City, Lantapan, Talakag, Baungon, Libona, Sumilao, Manolo Fortich)
  • rest of Misamis Oriental
  • Misamis Occidental
  • northern part of Lanao del Norte (Iligan City, Tagoloan, Pantar, Baloi, Matungao, Linamon, Kauswagan, Poona Piagapo, Bacolod, Maigo, Kolambugan, Munai)
  • northern part of Zamboanga del Sur (Dumingag, Mahayag, Molave, Josefina)
  • northwestern part of Zamboanga del Norte (Jose Dalman, Manukan, President Manuel A. Roxas, Katipunan, Sergio Osmeña Sr., Dipolog City, Polanco, Piñan, Mutia, Dapitan City, La Libertad, Rizal, Sibutad, Siayan, Sindangan, Bacungan, Salug, Godod, Liloy)
  • northern part of Lanao del Sur (Tagoloan II, Kapai, Bubong)

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