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

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Despite not having storm signal warning, PCG decided to suspend trips because of big waves and there is a gale warning in the region.
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.
HB 6072 enables Malacanang and other authorities to suspend classes and work at Storm Signal No.
'Classes in affected areas are automatically suspended based on the PAGASA declared storm signals,' she said.
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.
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.
Meanwhile, classes in pre-school, elementary and high school - in all public and private schools - will be automatically suspended with storm signal number 2 has been raised.
Aside from Metro Manila, the areas under Storm Signal No 1 are Bataan, Pampanga, Tarlac, Zambales, Pangasinan, and Cavite.
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.
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.
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.
The weather bureau earlier placed 18 areas under storm signal.
2wasraisedin southern Palawan while public storm Signal No.
The storm signal was raised in Catanduanes, Camarines Sur, Albay, Sorsogon, and Masbate, all in Bicol.