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As of 6am today, 19 August 2013, the Malacañang Palaca released a statement on suspension of work in government offices in Metro Manila, as well as of classes in all levels in the provinces of Pangasinan, Benguet, Bataan, Zambales, Tarlac, Pampanga, Bulacan, Rizal, Laguna, Cavite, Batangas, Occidental Mindoro and Metro Manila. This is due to the effects of Typhoon Maring and the enhanced southwest monsoon.

Classes from pre-school to high school are suspended in these areas:

  1. Mandaluyong City
  2. Navotas City
  3. Pasay City
  4. Taguig City
  5. Valenzuela
  6. Angeles, Pampanga
  7. Antipolo, Rizal
  8. Bocaue, Bulacan
  9. Bacoor City
  10. Dagupan, Pangasinan
  11. Hagonoy, Bulacan
  12. Malolos, Bulacan
  13. Meycauayan, Bulacan — Barangays of Bayugo, Gazak, Longos, Calvarion, Zamora, Saluysoy and Pandayan only
  14. San Jose del Monte City, Bulacan
  15. Morong, Rizal
  16. Olongapo City
  17. Olongapo, Zambales
  18. San Jose del Monte, Bulacan
  19. Bocaue

Classes in all levels are suspended in the following areas:

  1. Caloocan
  2. Cainta
  3. Makati
  4. Malabon
  5. Manila
  6. Marikina City
  7. Muntinlupa City
  8. Parañaque City
  9. Pasig
  10. Pateros
  11. San Juan City
  12. Cainta, Rizal
  13. Montalban, Rizal
  14. Cavite
  15. Dinalupihan, Bataan
  16. Jalajala, Rizal
  17. Marilao, Bulacan
  18. Laguna
  19. Obando, Bulacan
  20. Rodriguez, Rizal
  21. San Mateo, Rizal
  22. Subic, Zambales
  23. Taytay, Rizal
  24. Bataan

Keep yourselves updated with the latest weather forecast mums by visiting https://www.pagasa.dost.gov.ph/. You  may also keep track of the hashtag #walangpasok on Twitter for real-time updates.

By the way, do not forget to keep these hotline numbers handy, too:

  • National Disaster and Risk Reduction Management Council {NDRMMC} hotlines ~ {02} 911-1406/ {02}912-2665/ {02} 912-5668/ {02} 911-1873
  • Red Cross Hotline  ~ 143/ {02} 527-0000/ {02} 527-8385 to 95
  • DSWD ~ {632} 931-8101 to 07, local 426 {Disaster Response Unit}/ {02} 951-7119

Source: https://www.gov.ph/2013/08/18/list-of-school-suspensions-on-august-19-2013/

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