Category Archives: Meteorology

6 FACTS & FAQS about Climate Change

On the first day of June 2017, United States President Donald Trump withdrew from the Paris Climate Agreement, a global effort that aims to limit carbon emission. This decision has…

Philippine Weather Forecast: June 16, 2017 No “bagyo” but ITCZ prevails

Rains are more likely to prevail in Mindanao due to the Intertropical Convergence Zone (ITCZ), where winds from the Northern and Southern Hemispheres meet and form convective clouds. Residents of…

Today’s Philippine Weather Forecast: June 7, 2017 | Rains in Southern Mindanao

The prevailing Intertropical Convergence Zone (ITCZ) continues to dump rains in Southern Mindanao. Residents of the regions of Caraga, Davao and SOCCSKSARGEN are advised to monitor updates as cloudy skies…

Today’s Philippine Weather Forecast: May 30, 2017 | Frontal System prevails

Quick Recap: Yesterday, the combined effect of Habagat and Frontal System dumped heavy rains inseveral parts of Luzon. Based on the records of PAGASA, here are the areas that have…

Today’s Philippine Weather Forecast – May 29, 2017 | Month-ender rains

Two weather systems continue to bring rains in several parts of Luzon. The Frontal System is affecting the extreme Northern Luzon while the Southwest Monsoon or Hanging Habagat prevails in…

Today’s Philippine Weather Forecast – May 25, 2017 | Habagat to dump rains

A rainy Thursday morning welcomed residents of Luzon due to the presence of the Southwest Monsoon or hanging habagat. At 8:00 AM today, light to moderate rains soaked parts of…

PAGASA: Tag-ulan has yet to begin

  While some parts of Luzon are already experiencing rains, PAGASA clarified that “tag-ulan” season has yet to begin in the country.   In a press conference held at the…

Today’s Philippine Weather Forecast: May 24, 2017 “Tag-ulan” is almost here!

After the sweltering heat, we are now expecting cloudier days as the Rainy Season approaches. The weak Hanging Habagat or Southwesterly Surface Windflow is the dominant weather system, particularly affecting…

Today’s Philippine Weather Forecast: May 19, 2017 | Rainy Season not official yet

Though rains and thunderstorms are now becoming frequent, PAGASA has clarified in an interview with Panahon TV that Rainy Season is not yet official. Weather Forecaster Chris Perez says there…

Today’s Philippine Weather Forecast: May 18, 2017 Rains prevail

In an interview with Panahon TV, PAGASA Weather Forecaster Meno Mendoza said no weather disturbance is expected to develop or enter the Philippine Area of Responsibility (PAR) within the next…