(Updated 9:12 a.m.) Classes were suspended in the entire Bohol province, Bacolod City in Negros Occidental, and Davao City Tuesday due to the threat of bad weather conditions from Tropical Depression Zoraida.
“Gov. Chatto suspends classes today in Bohol pre-school/elementary/high school both private and public schools due to TD Zoraida,” it said on its Twitter account
As of 5 a.m. Tuesday, Bohol was among the areas under Storm Signal No. 1 due to Zoraida.
On Monday, Jagna town in Bohol suspended classes for Tuesday and Wednesday in anticipation of bad weather from Zoraida.
PAGASA earlier said Zoraida may make landfall over the Davao region Tuesday morning.
In Davao City, classes were suspended Tuesday due to the threat of ill weather from Tropical Depression Zoraida, the city government said.
In an advisory, the Davao City government said Mayor Rodrigo Duterte ordered the suspension of classes at all levels, even if Davao City was not under a storm signal.
“PAGASA advisories have stated Davao City will be experiencing rains with gusty winds,” Davao City said in an advisory.