Water rushes near a community center in Barangay Paknaan, Mandaue City after a nearby river overflowed due to heavy rains in Cebu yesterday. Two people were killed and thousands fled floods as Tropical Depression Agaton hit central Visayas and northern Mindanao following deadly back-to-back storms during the Christmas season. Freeman

'Agaton' lumakas pa habang papalabas ng Pinas
(Pilipino Star Ngayon) - January 3, 2018 - 1:57pm

MANILA, Philippines — Lumakas pa ang bagyong “Agaton” habang papalabas ng bansa, ayon sa state weather bureau ngayong Miyerkules ng umaga.

Huling namataan ng PAGASA ang kauna-unahang bagyo ngayong taon sa 390 kilometro kanluran  hilaga-kanluran ng Puerto Princesa City, Palawan kaninang alas-10 ng umaga.

Taglay ni Agaton ang lakas na 65 kilometers per hour at bugsong aabot sa 80 kph, habang gumagalaw sa bilis na 25 kph.

Inaasahang lalabas sa Philippine Area of Responsibility ang bagyo ngayong hapon o mamayang gabi.

Dalawang katao ang nasawi sa pananalasa ni Agaton sa Kabisayaan.

Anim na beses tumama sa kalupaan ang bagyo.

 

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