#WalangPasok: Class Suspensions on August 23, 2017 (Wednesday)

MANILA, Philippines – Class and work suspensions on August 23, 2017 (Wednesday) are expected to be announced at certain areas by Local Government Units (LGUs) due to inclement weather conditions brought by southwest monsoon or “Habagat” intensified by “Bagyong Isang”.

As of 11:00 AM, below is the list of areas with class suspensions on Wednesday, August 23, 2017.


  • To be updated soon as LGUs announced class/work suspensions


  • To be updated soon as LGUs announced class/work suspensions


  • To be updated soon as schools announced class/work suspensions

This is a developing story, stay tuned at this article for real-time updates on classes and work cancellations.

Meanwhile, cancellation of classes for colleges and universities will be at discretion of school officials/ administrators.


According to PAGASA weather update issued at: 4:00 AM, 22 August 2017,

At 3:00 am today, the center of TROPICAL STORM “ISANG” was estimated based on all available data at the vicinity of Itbayat, Batanes (20.7ºN, 121.8ºE) with maximum sustained winds of 80 km/h near the center and gustiness of up to 97 km/h. It is forecast to move West at 20 km/h. Southwest Monsoon affecting Luzon and Visayas.

Stormy weather will be experienced over Batanes group of Islands. Rains with gusty winds will prevail over Apayao, Ilocos Norte and Cagayan including Babuyan Group of Islands. Monsoon rains which may trigger flashfloods and landslides is expected over Metro Manila, Central Luzon, MIMAROPA, CALABARZON and the rest of Cordillera, Cagayan Valley and Ilocos region. Cloudy skies with light to moderate rains and possible occasionally heavy rains, gusty winds and lightning due to thunderstorm will be experienced over the regions of Bicol, Eastern and Western Visayas, CARAGA and Davao. Partly cloudy to cloudy skies except for isolated light to occasionally heavy rains, gusty winds and lightning will prevail over the rest of the country.

Moderate to strong winds blowing from the the southwest will prevail over the rest of Luzon, Visayas and Mindanao. The coastal waters thoughout the archipelago will be moderate to rough. 

Here is the automatic class suspension guidelines from DepEd.

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1 comment… add one
  • Anonymous Aug 22, 2017 @ 23:43

    May pasok na

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