Category Archives: Meteorology

The Top 4 local disasters in 2015

Disaster Preparedness is a constant goal. In order for us, Filipinos, to not only survive, but also thrive in the face of inevitable disasters, we must always learn from the…

Philippine Weather Forecast: Metro Manila temperature sets new lowest record

Yesterday, Metro Manila once again set its new lowest record at 19.6 degrees Celsius. Aside from Metro Manila, several regions in Luzon also experienced lower temperatures. The Northeast Monsoon remains…

Ursid Meteor Shower tonight!

    Meteor showers usually get their names from the constellation where their radiant point lies, and for the Ursids Meteor Shower, its point can be seen at the Ursa…

Philippine Weather Forecast: LPA, Amihan to dump rains

After making landfall over CARAGA-Manay, Davao Oriental at around 9:30PM yesterday, Tropical Depression Onyok has weakened as a Low Pressure Area (LPA). All Public Storm Warning Signals were lifted, and…

Philippine Weather Forecast: “Onyok” moving closer to landmass

The Low Pressure Area (LPA), formerly Nona, already dissipated yesterday. PAGASA continues to monitor Onyok, which remains as a Tropical Depression with maximum sustained winds of 55 kilometers per hour….

Second ‘bagyo’ enters PAR today

PAGASA is closely monitoring the new Tropical Depression outside the Philippine boundary, last located at 1,425 kms. east-southeast of Mindanao. According to Weather Forecaster Buddy Javier, the weather disturbance is…

What COP21 really stands for

C- limate Change affects everyone in millions of ways. From producing extreme weather events that destroy lives and properties, health, and the animals’ habitat, to effects of ocean acidification, coral…

Nona to leave PH on Friday; another LPA outside boundary

Typhoon Nona has weakened while moving towards Banton, Romblon. With maximum sustained winds of 150 kph and gustiness of 170 kph, Nona moves west at 15 kph. According to PAGASA…

Typhoon “Nona” to make landfall tonight

Despite the busy days of preparing for the Christmas celebration, PAGASA alerts the public to monitor the weather as well. At 7:00AM today, the eye of typhoon “Nona” was last…

Philippine Weather Forecast: Storm intensifies, Signal No.1 hoisted

Public Storm Warning Signal Number 1 was hoisted over Catanduanes, Camarines Sur, Albay, Sorsogon, and Masbate including Burias, Ticao Islands, Northern Samar, Eastern Samar, Samar, Biliran, Leyte, Southern Leyte and…