Typhoon Falcon, internationally known as Chan-Hom, has been maintaining its west-northwest path with steady strength. PAGASA stated that Falcon is expected to be out of the Philippine Area of Responsibility by Friday morning.
Falcon has been estimated to be 1,250 km east of Calayan, Cagayan, with maximum winds near the center of 130 kph and estimated gustiness of up to 160 kph. On Thursday morning to be at 810 km east-northeast of Batanes as reported by PAGASA.
There will be a ‘monsoon surge’, making Habagat packed with heavier rainfall across Luzon.
Classes are suspended in various areas of the country according to ABSCBN news:
All levels (public and private)
Batangas City, Batangas
Obando, Bulacan (suspended until Friday, July 10)
Olongapo City, Zambales
Padre Garcia, Batangas
Quezon City (also suspended on July 10, Friday)
San Jose, Batangas
San Jose del Monte, Bulacan
San Luis, Batangas
San Pascual, Batangas
Sta. Maria, Bulacan
Sto. Tomas, Batangas
Pre-school to high school (public and private)
Pre-schoool to elemenetary