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Five houses damaged by collapsed perimeter wall

October 29, 2012

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A PERIMETER wall of an old jail facility where a business process outsourcing (BPO) center is being built collapsed, damaging at least five houses in barangay Apas, Cebu City, last Sunday morning. A cease and desist order was immediately issued by the Cebu City government this afternoon against Megawide Construction Corp., the developer of the […]

Ofel damage to Cebu minimal

October 27, 2012

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Tropical storm Ofel caused minor damage in a few houses, farms and a barangay road in seven barangays in Bogo City in north Cebu where the storm passed. The storm, which left the Philippines last night, was charted 570 kms west of Iba, Zambales and heading towards Vietnam. Cebu will have clear and sunny weather […]

All storm signals lifted as ‘Ofel’ exits PH

October 26, 2012

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MANILA—The state weather bureau on Friday lifted all storm signals across the country as Tropical Storm “Ofel” made its exit via the West Philippine Sea. Ofel slightly gained strength as it continued moving out of the Philippine area of responsibility, packing winds of 85 kilometers per hour and gustiness of up to 100 kph, the […]

Man killed, mountain road blocked in Talisay with ‘Ofel’

October 25, 2012

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A landslide yesterday killed a 66-year-old man who went to bathe in a spring in Talisay City, the only fatality after tropical storm Ofel passed over northern Cebu. Heavy rains also caused boulders and soil to fall on a mountain road, in barangay Camp 4 in Talisay City but one lane was cleared for two-way […]

16 domestic flights cancelled due to bad weather spawned by Ofel

October 25, 2012

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MANILA, Philippines — At least 16 morning flights at the Ninoy Aquino International Airport were cancelled on Thursday due to bad weather brought by Tropical Storm “Ofel.” At NAIA Terminal 3, Cebu Pacific Air cancelled two flights going to Caticlan, one each Legaspi, Ozamiz and Pagadian cities, and all their return trips. Two Caticlan-Manila flights […]

‘Ofel’ may be out of PH by Friday—Pagasa

October 25, 2012

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MANILA—Better weather can be expected this weekend with Tropical Storm “Ofel” forecast to be out of the country by Friday, heading toward the West Philippine Sea, the state weather bureau said. Ofel on Thursday spawned rains in Metro Manila and large parts of Southern Luzon and Western Visayas, the Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical and Astronomical Services […]

Dumanjug teen washed out to sea

October 25, 2012

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A TEENAGER gathering sea shells along the coast in Dumanjug town, some 70 km southwest of Cebu City, went missing last Tuesday afternoon. SPO2 Florencio Clarion of Dumanjug police precinct said Regil Sacan, 17, of barangay Cogon, was swept out to sea by strong waves and was not seen again. A search was ongoing. Cebu […]

Over 4,000-T passengers stranded because of ‘Ofel’

October 25, 2012

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Manila—Over 4,000 passengers bound for Eastern Visayas and Northern Mindanao were stranded at several ports yesterday after the Coast Guard grounded their vessels due to Tropical Storm “Ofel,” the National Disaster Risk Reduction Management Council said. In its latest advisory issued yesterday noon, the NDRRMC said 1,346 passengers were stranded at the Coast Guard Pier […]

Storm Watch

October 25, 2012

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Tropical storm Ofel passed over northern Cebu ,which was placed under storm signal No. 2 yesterday, but the weather bureau Pagasa said it may blow over by noon today. As a precaution, classes in all levels in Cebu City today were ordered suspended by Cebu City Mayor Michael Rama. Mayor Rama announced his decision last […]

Cebu vessels grounded for tropical storm Ofel

October 24, 2012

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October 24, 2012 By Jhunnex Napallacan, Correspondent with Correspondent Fe Marie Dumaboc HUNDREDS of passengers were stranded after the Cebu Coast Guard ordered the grounding of vessels headed to areas affected by tropical depression Ofel. Oscar Tabada, Mactan office chief of the state weather bureau Pag-asa, said Ofel slightly changed course from moving westward at 15 […]