Monthly Archives: June 2018

‘Florita’ dampens parts of North Luzon

Tropical Storm Florita, the country’s sixth tropical cyclone this year is still within the Philippine Area of Responsibility (PAR). At 11:00 a.m., the cyclone was at 795 kilometers east of…

LPA developed into Tropical Storm #FloritaPH

A new weather disturbance has developed inside the Philippine Area of Responsibility (PAR) and was named #FloritaPH. At 10:00 a.m., it was spotted at 860 km east of Basco, Batanes….

Two LPAs are being monitored by PAGASA

At 3:00 a.m., the Low Pressure Area (LPA) inside the Philippine Area of Responsibility (PAR) was spotted at 190 km west of Clark, Pampanga. According to PAGASA Weather Forecaster Meno…

ITCZ brings rains

  Light to moderate rains are possible today.   According to PAGASA, the Intertropical Convergence Zone (ITCZ), an area of wind convergence and series of low pressures, prevails in the…

​Monsoon break begins

  The Southwest Monsoon (Hanging Habagat) has weakened, causing generally fair weather condition to prevail in most parts of the country.   Today, the dominant weather system​s include the Ridge…

Afternoon & evening thunderstorms

Despite the weakening of Hanging Habagat, heavy downpours affect different parts of Luzon yesterday. Citizen correspondents captured rains and thunderstorms in most parts of Metro Manila: Commuters in Aurora Blvd….

Habagat, thunderstorms bring rains

The country remains storm-free but the Southwest Monsoon (locally known as Habagat) and thunderstorms continue to dampen some areas.   Today, Habagat will cause cloudy skies with light to moderate…

Habagat, LPA induce rains

    Parts of Luzon and Visayas will continue to experience rains induced by two weather systems: a Low Pressure Area (LPA) and the Southwest Monsoon.   According to PAGASA…

Are we on a monsoon break?

After a series of rains associated with the Southwest Monsoon (Hanging Habagat), a few areas in Luzon, including Metro Manila, are in a slight monsoon break. But according to PAGASA…

Improving weather prevails

  Sunrise in Sicogon Island, Iloilo/ Mikemak Mendoza     After days of rains, some parts of the country will begin to see blue skies and sunshine as the weather…