In the fourth typhoon that has hit the country in a span of one month, fresh floods raised the water levels in the regions that still remain submerged from a recent storm.
People are seeking shelter in five province east and south of Manila in the path of Typhoon Mirinae on the main Luzon Island, say media reports.
A river in Laguna province south of the capital overflowed forcing the people to higher grounds.
There have been no reports of casualties. Rescue operations have been initiated.