The death toll from tropical storm Nalgae in southern Philippines has risen to at least 45. More than 184,000 people are affected, according to the national civil protection authority.
According to the weather service, the tropical storm is moving in a west-northwest direction. The authorities issued storm warnings for more than 40 provinces as well as for the capital region of Manila. Dozens of domestic flights have been canceled and shipping has been halted across much of the country.