Typhoon #AmboPH makes landfall over the town – San Policarpio, Eastern Samar – at 12:15 PM on Thursday, May 14, It is the first typhoon to hit the Philippines in 2020 and amid the COVID-19 pandemic.
AmboPH maintains its strength as it endangers the Eastern Samar-Northern Samar area. Signal nos. 1, 2 and 3 were raised over the following areas in Philippine. A couple of lightning strikes were seen from Araneta Avenue in Quezon City, before the heavy downpour of rain in the city, Wednesday night
As typhoon Ambo is forecast to landfall this Thursday, streaks of lightning were photographed flashing through cloudy skies during a thunderstorm in Quezon city on Wednesday night.
Areas under signal no. 2: • Southeastern portion of Quezon • Camarines Norte • Camarines Sur • Catanduanes • Albay • Burias Island • Northern part of mainland Masbate • Biliran • Samar • Eastern Samar.
Metro Manila placed under signal no. 1 due to Typhoon #AmboPH.
Tropical cyclone wind signals have been hoisted over the areas due to tropical storm #AmboPH.
AmboPH soaks Northern Luzon before exiting Philippines.
11 dead in Quezon; 2 Eastern Samar towns isolated due to #AmboPH.
Parts of Marikina-Infanta Road going to Real, Quezon not passable due to landslides caused by Typhoon #AmboPH.
AmboPH slightly weakens while moving north-northwestward over the coast of Ilocos provinces.
At 10 AM Yesterday, the center of Tropical Storm #AmboPH was estimated at 40 km Northwest of Sinait, Ilocos Sur.
Some infrastructures in Eastern Samar have been critically damaged after Typhoon #AmboPH made landfall in Eastern Samar on Friday afternoon. l
: Eastern Samar Gov. Ben Evardon