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Monsoon rains continue

Two weather disturbances continue to enhance the Southwest Monsoon (Habagat). Today, Metro Manila, Ilocos Region, Cordillera, Central Luzon, CALABARZON, and Mindoro provinces will experience monsoon rains that can trigger flooding…

LPA dissipates

  The Low Pressure Area (LPA) inside the Philippine Area of Responsibility (PAR) has dissipated but a new cloud cluster is being monitored.   In an interview with PAGASA Weather…

IN PHOTOS: Habagat, TD Henry, flood parts of Luzon

The combined effects of Tropical Depression Henry and the Southwest Monsoon or Habagat dumped rains in most parts of Luzon on Tuesday. This caused flooding in major roads, stranding commuters,…

DISASTER PREPAREDNESS AT HOME

  Though disaster preparedness is often practiced in schools and in the workplace through regular fire and earthquake drills, are we, Filipinos, prepared for disasters in our own homes?  …

Why Tropical Cyclones Are Good for Us

According to the Philippine Atmospheric Geophysical and Astronomical Services Administration (PAGASA), about 20 Tropical Cyclones enter the Philippine Area of Responsibility each year with an average of 8 or 9…

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….

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…

Habagat dampens Father’s Day celebration

  As Filipinos celebrate Father’s Day, PAGASA warns of possible rains induced by the Southwest Monsoon or warm and moist winds moving in a southwest direction. Today, Pangasinan, Bataan, and…

Rainy weather persists on Independence Day

    Ceremonies, social media posts, and the displays of the Philippine flag mark the commemoration of the 120th Independence Day of the Philippines. But amidst the celebration, the public…

Habagat dampens Luzon, Western Visayas

  Tropical Cyclone Domeng may have exited the Philippine Area of Responsibility (PAR), but has caused the Southwest Monsoon or Habagat to intensify.   At 3:00 a.m., Typhoon Maliksi (international…