Suspension of Classes: September 15, 2014 #WalangPasok

Due to bad weather brought by Typhoon Luis, the suspension of classes for Monday, September 15, 2014 has been declared by Malacañang.

In a statement issued late Sunday night, Deputy Presidential Spokesperson Abigail Valte enumerated the areas where there are no classes.

Executive Secretary Paquito N. Ochoa, Jr., upon the recommendation of NDRRMC and state weather bureau DOST-PAGASA, is declaring a suspension of classes on all levels, public and private, for September 15, 2014 (Monday) in the following areas:

1. NCR
2. Zambales
3. Tarlac
4. Nueva Ecija
5. Aurora
6. Pampanga
7. Bulacan
8. Bataan
9. CALABARZON
10. Mindoro provinces
11. Calamian group of Islands

Overnight downpour caused flooding in the listed areas.

According to PAGASA, the eye of Typhoon ‪Luis was spotted 174 kilometers West Northwest of Laoag with maximum sustained winds of 120 kilometers per hour near the center and gustiness of up to 150 kph.

Typhoon Luis

As of Monday morning, state forecasters said Typhoon Luis is now over the West Philippine Sea and continues to move away from the country.