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Typhoon Lando And Things To Do

Typhoon Lando And Things To Do | BayanMall

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A tropical cyclone named Lando affect the locality of the Philippines, especially the Luzon area. It’s international named is Koppu. It has been spotted by the Joint Typhoon Warning Center (JTWC) on October 11. Then, the Japan Meteorological Agency (JMA) raises its warnings upon its arrival. Afterwards, the Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical and Astronomical Services Administration (PAGASA) give some advices, as the typhoon enters the responsibility of the Philippines. Actually, it is not expected to arrive early in the Philippines.

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The typhoon Lando caused some suspension of classes on October 20. The provinces that don’t have a class are Pangasinan, Nueva Ecija, Ilocos Sur, Bulacan, Cavite, and La Union. It has already been reported of two deaths. These are a woman aging 62 and a 14 year old boy. Twenty thousand suffer from its effect. It also causes some of the families to evacuate in their area. Typhoon Lando makes rivers and streams quickly turn into a flood.

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Although Lando is a slow moving typhoon, its damage is great. Many people became homeless because of the strong wind it brings. What are we going to do before and during the typhoon, so that we still be protected? Here are some ways to do before a typhoon came. Always turn on your TV/radio.In this way, you’ll get the latest weather updates and emergency instructions from PAGASA.

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Don’t forget to prepare and restock your emergency supply kit. These include some important stuff like cell phone, flashlights, batteries, matches, candles, fuel, food, and first aid supplies, of course.Don’t hesitate to move important household items to the highest possible area in your home. By doing this, you protect your things from flood damage. While here are the things you do during a typhoon.

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Keep yourself from walking or driving through flood waters. Why? It’s because just a 15 cm of moving water can knock you down and half a meter of water can sweep your vehicle away. Lastly, remember to close your windows and doors. Also, if possible and stay away from them. Flying glass from broken windows could injure you. Hope you will follow this simple tips and keep on praying that typhoon Lando will be over and be gone.

Typhoon Lando And Things To Do | BayanMall