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The Hazards of Haze

The forest fire in Indonesia that began in July caused haze in nearby countries, including the Philippines, Malaysia, Singapore and Southern Thailand. Kalimantan (Borneo) and Western Sumatra in Indonesia are…

How Storms are Essential to Our Survival

  An average of 18 to 20 tropical cyclones enter the Philippine Area of Responsibility (PAR) yearly. This number is more than enough to cause devastation in different parts of…

Blessings from Lando

Last October 18 2015, Tropical Cyclone Lando (Koppu) brought heavy to intense rain showers in Luzon as it traversed slowly towards Northern Luzon—just in time when water levels in the…

Philippine Weather Forecast: Lando weakens into LPA

The Low Pressure Area (LPA), formerly known as Tropical Depression “Lando”, was last spotted at 160 kilometers east-southeast of Basco, Batanes. PAGASA Weather Forecaster Gener Quitlong says the LPA is…

“Lando” weakens, Signal Number 1 still up

From a Tropical Storm, “Lando” has weakened into a Tropical Depression, and was located at 80 kilometers east-northeast of Calayan, Cagayan. Carrying winds of 55 kilometers per hour, it moves…

Lando brought a month’s worth of rainfall in Northern Luzon

As Lando (Koppu) left the Philippines landmass yesterday at around 5:00 PM, the said weather system had weakened into a Severe Tropical Storm (STS). However, according to PAGASA, its outer…

Dams filled with water, thanks to Lando

As Severe Tropical Storm Lando (international name: Koppu) slowly traversed the landmass over Central and Northern Luzon, it brought the water needed to fill our dams.   According to PAGASA…

“Lando” rages in Aurora and slowly moves across Northern Luzon

Lando (Koppu) remains under Typhoon category while battering Northern Luzon. After making landfall in Casiguran, Aurora last Saturday, Lando is now in the vicinity of Santiago, Ilocos Sur. Because of…

“Lando” makes landfall, remains almost stationary

After making landfall in Casiguran, Aurora at around 1:00 AM today, Typhoon “Lando” remains almost stationary over the said area. As of 4:00 AM, it was located in the vicinity…

“Lando” maintains strength, threatens Isabela-Aurora

Lando (international name: Koppu) has slowed down while moving towards Isabela-Aurora area. PAGASA Weather Forecaster Samuel Duran said that the High Pressure Area (HPA) in the West Philippine Sea is…