Monthly Archives: January 2017

Philippine Weather Forecast: LPA in Palawan dissipates

After dumping rains in some parts of Caraga, Davao Region and Palawan, the Low Pressure Area (LPA) inside the Philippine Area of Responsibility (PAR) has already weakened and dissipated.  …

Miss Universe Coronation Day: Fair Weather in Metro Manila

Today January 30, 2017, a very lucky woman will be crowned the 65th Miss Universe at the Mall of Asia Arena in Manila.   According to PAGASA, two weather systems…

Philippine Weather Forecast: Storm-Free Finish for January

On the last Sunday of January 2017, three weather systems are bringing rains in the archipelago.   These include a Low Pressure Area (LPA) estimated at 70 kilometers south of…

PHL Weather Forecast: Rainy Tuesday

  Two weather systems are still bringing rains in the country today.   These include the Tail-End of a Cold Front in the eastern section of Mindanao, and the Northeast…

What to Do When a Tornado Strikes

A tornado is a thin column of air extending from a thunderstorm cloud to or near the ground. Rotating counterclockwise at around 450 kilometers per hour or even faster, it…

Philippine Weather Forecast: Tail-End of Cold Front continues to dump rains

According to PAGASA, two weather systems still prevail in the Philippine Area of Responsibility today. As the Tail-End of a Cold Front affects the eastern section of Southern Luzon, the…

5 Brain-Boosting Foods

  Mental health is just as important as physical health.   According to the Philippine Statistics Authority (PSA), mental health illnesses are the third most common forms of morbidity among…

2016: WARMEST YEAR ON RECORD

In a press release dated January 18, 2017, the World Meteorological Organization (WMO) confirmed that 2016 was the hottest year on record. With a global average temperature of 1.1 degrees…

2017 Fitness Trends

The New Year symbolizes fresh starts. For most of us, goals at the start of the year include a fitness routine. We all know the benefits of exercise: healthy skin,…

Philippine Weather Forecast: Moderate rains prevail in Mindanao

(UPDATED AS OF 11:00 AM) The Low Pressure Area (LPA) and Tail-End of a Cold Front dumped almost a month’s volume of rain in one day in some provinces earlier…