Breaking News! Typhoon Ursula is going along Philippines
Typhoon Ursula (Fanfon - according to international classification) continues to move westward at a speed of 20 km / h through the central part of the Philippines. Currently, he has already passed the Visayas and is located 70 km southeast of the municipality of San Jose, which is located on the island of Mindoro. Wind speed is estimated at 140 km / h, gusts - at 195 km / h, the Philippine Administration of Atmospheric, Geophysical and Astronomical Services (PAGASA) informs.
Prevention of the third level of danger applies to the Visayas and to parts of the island group of Luzon. Due to the cancellation of sea voyages, about 24 thousand passengers remain in ports. Also, 63 flights were canceled, according to the Philippines National Disaster Management and Reduction Council.
More than 4 thousand inhabitants were evacuated from dangerous areas. There is no power supply in 10 municipalities. Strong winds destroyed and damaged houses in several settlements, there are victims. While it is known about one dead on the island of Leyte.
There is no mobile communication and Internet on the island of Boracay, they cannot be contacted with tourists.