A three-month-old baby was placed in a basin when she and her parents evacuated to higher ground as floodwaters brought by Typhoon #UlyssesPH rose in Barangay Bagumbayan, Lal-lo, Cagayan Valley. Mother Romelyn Tabalno said her baby, named Ayla, is safe. They are now temporarily staying at the house of her father-in-law.
According to PAGASA Typhoon “Ulysses” Tropical Cyclone: WARNING Issued at 02:00 pm, 12 November 2020(Valid for broadcast until the next advisory to be issued at 5 PM today) TYPHOON “ULYSSES” ACCELERATES WHILE MOVING WESTWARD OVER THE PHILIPPINE SEA.
Hazards affecting land areas: Strong winds: Damaging gale- to storm-force winds may prevail in areas under TCWS #2 and strong breeze to near gale conditions in areas under TCWS #1. The surge of the Northeast Monsoon will bring strong breeze to gale-force winds over the rest of Northern Luzon.Heavy rainfall: Until tonight, moderate to heavy rains over Cordillera Administrative Region, the eastern portions of Cagayan and Isabela, Zambales, Bataan, Aurora, Cavite, the western portion of Batangas, and Occidental Mindoro including Lubang Island. Light to moderate with at times heavy rains over Western Visayas, Samar Provinces, Metro Manila, and the rest of Luzon. Flooding (including flashfloods), rain-induced landslides, and sediment-laden streamflows (i.e. lahar) may occur during heavy or prolonged rainfall especially in areas that are highly or very highly susceptible to these hazards and/or those that received significant antecedent rainfall. PAGASA Regional Services Divisions may issue local thunderstorm/rainfall advisories and heavy rainfall warnings while the Hydrometeorology Division and River Basin Flood Forecasting and Warning Centers may issue General Flood Advisories and Basin Flood Bulletins as appropriate.Storm surge: A Storm Surge Warning is in effect. There is a minimal to moderate risk of storm surge of up to 1.0 m over the coastal areas of Pangasinan, Zambales, Bataan, Pampanga, Bulacan, and Metro Manila.