Typhoon Sarika - updates

Rappler's latest stories on Typhoon Sarika


Bicolano fishermen rescued off Eastern Samar coast after 2 weeks

Oct 25, 2016 - 8:17 PM

Rene Del Valle Zaldy de Jesus and Luis Tupig drift out to sea during Typhoon Karen

SURVIVORS. Catanduanes fishermen Rene Del Valle, Zaldy de Jesus, and Luis Tupig survived their 14-day ordeal in the middle of sea. Photo by Cora Basada

Vietnam floods kill 25 as new typhoon approaches

Oct 17, 2016 - 2:56 PM

Images from flood hit provinces showed houses almost completely submerged and people paddling down waterlogged streets following heavy rain that started last week

A Vietnamese villager sits on a boat next to his flooded home in Huong Khe district in the central province of Ha Tinh on October 15, 2016. Vietnam News Agency/AFP

Typhoon Karen leaves PAR; Haima set to enter Monday

Oct 17, 2016 - 6:40 AM

Typhoon Haima will enter the Philippine Area of Responsibility on Monday afternoon October 17 It will be named Lawin

Cagayan, Isabela residents warned of higher floods

Oct 16, 2016 - 9:15 PM

The warning is issued as Magat Dam releases more water with its 7 spillway gates opened as of 7 pm on Sunday October 16

FLOOD WARNING. Residents in Cagayan Valley region are warned of possible flashfloods due to the continuous release of water in Magat Dam. Photo from Wikipedia

DSWD: P1M worth of relief goods given to families affected by Karen

Oct 16, 2016 - 7:25 PM

The DSWD says there are enough supplies for affected families but distribution is difficult in far flung areas

Karen moving away from PH; Haima now a typhoon

Oct 16, 2016 - 5:40 PM

Karen will leave the Philippine Area of Responsibility on Sunday night but Haima – to be named Lawin – will enter PAR on Monday afternoon

Satellite image as of October 16, 4:30 pm. Image courtesy of PAGASA

Typhoon Karen speeds up as it moves away from land

Oct 16, 2016 - 2:45 PM

There are no more areas under signal numbers 2 and 3 while only 6 provinces are under signal number 1

VIDEO: Aftermath of Typhoon Karen in Baler, Aurora

Oct 16, 2016 - 1:04 PM

Aurora is among the provinces that conducted preemptive and forced evacuations in high risk areas beginning Saturday afternoon

Karen weakens further, but heavy rain still expected

Oct 16, 2016 - 11:45 AM

Pangasinan Tarlac Zambales and La Union are under signal number 2

Satellite image as of October 16, 10 am. Image courtesy of PAGASA

Karen slightly weakens as it crosses Central Luzon

Oct 16, 2016 - 9:20 AM

Typhoon Karen Sarika is expected to exit landmass via Pangasinan on Sunday morning October 16 after it made landfall earlier in Baler Aurora

LIVE BLOG: Typhoon Karen (Sarika)

Oct 16, 2016 - 9:00 AM

Live updates on Typhoon Karen Sarika October 15 2016

Typhoon Karen makes landfall in Aurora

Oct 16, 2016 - 3:05 AM

The typhoon hit land at 2:30 am on Sunday October 16 bringing heavy rains and strong winds

LANDFALL. Typhoon Karen hits land at 2:30 am on October 16, 2016. Image courtesy of PAGASA

Karen strengthens again ahead of landfall in Aurora

Oct 15, 2016 - 11:45 PM

Typhoon Karen Sarika still poses a serious threat to Aurora with maximum winds of up to 150 km h and gustiness of up to 210 km h

Satellite image as of October 15, 10:30 pm. Image courtesy of PAGASA

Typhoon Karen intensifies as it threatens Aurora

Oct 15, 2016 - 8:40 PM

The typhoon now has maximum winds of up to 140 km h and gustiness of up to 195 km h

Typhoon Karen poses 'serious threat' to Aurora

Oct 15, 2016 - 5:55 PM

The typhoon is expected to make landfall in Aurora as early as midnight or 2 am at the latest on Sunday October 16

Satellite image as of October 15, 4:30 pm. Image courtesy of PAGASA

Cancelled flights due to Typhoon Karen

Oct 15, 2016 - 3:12 PM

5th UPDATE Several airlines cancel flights on Saturday and Sunday as Typhoon Karen batters Luzon Philippine Airlines also announces adjustments in the departure and arrival schedules of 8 international flights

File photo by Alecs Ongcal/Rappler