UPDATE (as of 8 p.m.)Class suspensions for Dec. 15, Tuesday due to Typhoon ‘Nona’

UPDATE (as of 8 p.m.)Class suspensions for Dec. 15, Tuesday due to Typhoon ‘Nona’

MANILA, Dec. 14 — Classes have been suspended in several areas on Tuesday, Dec. 15, due to the hounding effects of Typhoon ‘Nona’ (international name: Melor).

As of 8 p.m., here is a list of local government units that have declared class suspensions for Tuesday, as posted on the official Facebook page of the Department of Education (DepEd):

ALL LEVELS

Batangas Province

Rizal Province

Cavite Province

Laguna Province

Masbate Province

Oriental Mindoro (Until Dec. 16, 2015)

Catbalogan City

Camarines Sur

PRESCHOOL TO HIGH SCHOOL

Catanduanes

As of 5 p.m., the Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical and Astronomical Services Administration (PAG-ASA) said that the eye of typhoon “Nona” was located over Irosin, Sorsogon, packed with maximum sustained winds of 150 kilometers per hour (kph) near the center and gustiness of up to 185 kph. PNA