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a signal announcing the approach of a storm (particularly a storm of marked violence)

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On Monday the Pagasa raised storm signals in 18 of Mindanao's 27 provinces, and while Davao City, for instance, was not in the storm advisory, its local officials and school authorities announced as early as Monday to their students and faculty to stay home on Tuesday.
Storm signal number 1 is still hoisted in Catanduanes, Camarines Sur, Albay, Sorsogon, Masbate including Burias and Ticao Islands, Romblon, Leyte, Southern Leyte, northern Cebu including Bantayan Island, Northern Bohol, Capiz, Aklan, Northern Iloilo, and Dinagat Islands.
Currently, when a public storm signal is raised by the state weather bureau, all sea vessels are not allowed to navigate regardless of its weight.
According to the Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical and Astronomical Services Administration (PAGASA), storm signal number 1 has been hoisted in Cagayan, Calayan Group of Islands, Babuyan Group of Islands, Isabela, Batanes Group of Islands, Apayao, Kalinga, Ilocos Norte, Abra and Mt Province.
Alert signals were specifically sent to areas with storm signal number one because they were expected to be inundated with heavy rain and could suffer dangerous landslides as Juaning was expected to pass Camarines Norte and nearer Aurora in southern Luzon last night.
PAGASA said more areas could be placed under storm Signal No.
The Philippine Atmosheric, Geophysical and Astronomical Services (PAG-ASA), by noontime yesterday declared the national capital region, as well as several adjacent provinces, under storm signal No 1 as rains drenched the area, causing flooding in some parts.
Netizens and news bureaus have shared images of the typhoon's lashing in areas with storm signal higher than Metro Manila.
The state weather service, the Philippine Atmospheric Geophysical and the Astronomical Services Administration has placed Metro Manila as well as seven areas in the Bicol and Visayas region under storm signal No 2.
Sea travel is dangerous over the seaboards of Northern Luzon, eastern seaboards of Central and Southern Luzon, Eastern Visayas, and areas under storm signal.
Nation ( Article MRec ), pagematch: 1, sectionmatch: 1 The agency warned that sea travel remains risky over the seaboards of areas under public storm signal warnings, the southern seaboard of Mindoro provinces and the western seaboard ofAklanand Antique.
He said that there is no longer any storm signal as the wind is out of the diameter covering the archipelago.
To their disappointment, they were told that all trips had been canceled because Bohol had been placed under Storm Signal Number 1 as Tropical Storm 'Basyang' (internationally known as 'Sanba') continued to head towards eastern Mindanao.
The weather agency said that sea travel remained risky in waters off the seaboards of areas under Tropical Storm Signal No.
The Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical, and Astronomical Services Administration (PAGASA) said Catanduanes was placed under storm signal No.