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COA Region 02 all set for the visit of Typhoons Ramon and Sarah


The Philippines lies along the typhoon belt as a consequence, approximately twenty (20) tropical cyclones enter the Philippine Area of Responsibility (PAR) yearly. Most of the typhoons entering the PAR passed through Northern Luzon particularly Region 02 – Cagayan Valley. Experience had it that typhoons or “bagyo” in the local dialect, are becoming more destructive and causing millions of damages and losses to life and properties.

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