Thousands of Filipinos nearby Taal Volcano have been evacuated due to the eruption of the volcano. The official Facebook Page of the Philippine Weather System/Pacific Storm Update has posted pictures of authorities evacuating the residents on a Sunday evening. This was with the efforts and assistance of the Philippine National Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council (NDRRMC).
Flights (both arrivals and departures) have been cancelled at Manila Ninoy Aquino International Airport (NAIA) due to the eruption. Classes have been suspended and the Malacanang Palace has encouraged companies to suspend work duties on a Monday.