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Heavy rain in Bicol, Quezon, Northern Samar on January 4

Jan 03, 2018 - 7:50 PM

The tail-end of a cold front will bring rain, warns state weather bureau PAGASA

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Jan 03, 2018 - 12:46 PM

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families and friends gather at the parks as holiday season goes on this month and enjoying the color fountain at the park of famous park in the country Luneta Park. Photos by Mau Victa/Rappler

Agaton intensifies into tropical storm ahead of exit

Jan 03, 2018 - 11:56 AM

Tropical Storm Agaton (Bolaven) is set to leave the Philippine Area of Responsibility on Wednesday afternoon, January 3

Tropical Depression Agaton moving away from PH

Jan 03, 2018 - 7:10 AM

But moderate to heavy rain is still expected in the Visayas, Bicol, Palawan, and Quezon due to the trough or extension of Agaton as well as the tail-end of a cold front

Tropical Depression Agaton makes 6th landfall in Palawan

Jan 02, 2018 - 11:45 PM

Palawan is Agaton's final stop in the country before beginning to make its way out of the Philippine Area of Responsibility

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Jan 02, 2018 - 6:37 PM

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Tropical Depression Agaton moves closer to Palawan

Jan 02, 2018 - 5:30 PM

Agaton maintains its strength as it heads for the province, with maximum winds of 55 km/h and gustiness of up to 65 km/h

Only Palawan left under signal no. 1 due to Agaton

Jan 02, 2018 - 2:40 PM

Tropical Depression Agaton is already 245 kilometers east southeast of Puerto Princesa City, Palawan, ahead of its 6th landfall

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Jan 02, 2018 - 12:10 PM

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Jan 02, 2018 - 11:48 AM

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FIRECRACKER INJURY. One of 12 patients treated at the Jose R. Reyes Memorial Hospital  in Sta. Cruz, Manila, due tofirecracker-related injuries on January 1, 2018. Photo by Angie de Silva/Rappler

Tropical Depression Agaton heads for Palawan

Jan 02, 2018 - 11:25 AM

Agaton is expected to make landfall for the 6th time in Palawan. It earlier hit Socorro and Claver in Surigao del Norte; Jagna, Bohol; Santander, Cebu; and Bais City, Negros Oriental.

Tropical Depression Agaton moves over Negros Oriental

Jan 02, 2018 - 8:55 AM

There are no more areas in Mindanao under a warning signal. Signal no. 1 is still up in parts of the Visayas as well as Palawan, including Cuyo Island.

Agaton over Bohol Sea after landfall in Dinagat-Siargao

Jan 02, 2018 - 5:40 AM

Residents of the Visayas, parts of Mindanao, and Palawan should stay on alert for possible flash floods and landslides

Tropical Depression Agaton threatens Caraga

Jan 01, 2018 - 9:05 PM

More areas are placed under signal no. 1 as Agaton heads for land

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Jan 01, 2018 - 8:06 PM

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Bohol on high alert ahead of Tropical Depression Agaton

Jan 01, 2018 - 7:53 PM

3 towns already order a mandatory evacuation of residents

RISING WATERS. Heavy downpour since New Year midnight has triggered the rise of water level at the world-famous Loboc River. Photo from Bohol Governor Edgar Chatto's Facebook page

17 areas under signal no. 1 as LPA becomes Agaton

Jan 01, 2018 - 6:10 PM

Tropical Depression Agaton could make landfall in Caraga either Monday night, New Year's Day or Tuesday morning, January 2

2 provinces, 24 LGUs in Mindanao under state of calamity

Jan 21, 2014 - 7:27 PM

More than 809 000 people have been affected by the low pressure area which could turn into a tropical depression again

REPAIRS. DPWH personnel install a footbridge at the damaged Baogo bridge in Caraga, Davao Oriental. Photo by Karlos Manlupig/Rappler

Damaged bridges, roads in Davao Oriental hamper trade

Jan 20, 2014 - 8:23 PM

After Agaton to bring a truckload of goods from one end Caraga bridge to the other traders have to do it by foot and takes 3 hours to complete

ROAD CLEARING. In Mindanao, heavy equipment is used to clear roads of debris caused by Tropical Depression Agaton. Photo by Karlos Manlupig/Rappler

New storm wrecks Yolanda victims' shelters

Jan 20, 2014 - 7:25 PM

More than 1 000 Yolanda survivors in Guiuan Eastern Samar flee to government buildings as Agaton flattened tents ripped the roofing off temporary shelters

SHELTER NEEDED. Makeshift shelters such as these in Guiuan, Eastern Samar didn't stand a chance against torrential rains from Tropical Depressing Agaton and the low pressure area. November 11 file photo by Ted Aljibe/AFP

Storm surge destroys houses in Surigao del Norte

Jan 20, 2014 - 1:09 PM

A storm surge destroys at least 13 homes in Gigaquit Surigao del Norte

Agaton weakens, becomes low pressure area

Jan 20, 2014 - 12:14 PM

All public storm warning signals are now lowered

Mindanao still on alert for Agaton

Jan 20, 2014 - 9:45 AM

Communities in areas affected by Tropical Depression Agaton continue to brace for the worst as the storm hovers just southeast of Mindanao

FLOODED. Residents gather next to a flooded basketball court at a village in Butuan City on January 17, 2014, as floods inundated villages and towns after heavy rains. Erwin Mascarinas/AFP

Agaton steady; Thousands affected

Jan 20, 2014 - 7:14 AM

The storm s toll continues to be at 40 people with 65 others injured and 6 missing; More than 723 000 affected across 4 regions in Mindanao

Agaton slows down; 6 provinces signal #1

Jan 19, 2014 - 6:19 PM

2nd UPDATE Agaton is expected to be out of PAR by Wednesday afternoon says PAGASA; the death toll stands at 40

'Davao 95% ready for Agaton'

Jan 19, 2014 - 5:02 PM

Search and resuce teams have been told to be ready to respond to possible landslides and floods

Agaton speeds up; 6 provinces signal #1

Jan 19, 2014 - 12:00 PM

UPDATED The tropical depression is expected to be out of the PH Wednesday after passing near Mindanao s southern tip

Agaton: Moderate, heavy rains in the Visayas

Jan 19, 2014 - 12:53 AM

The US Joint Typhoon Warning Center and Weather Philippines classify Agaton as a tropical storm by Saturday evening

MTSAT ENHANCED-IR Satellite Image 10:32 p.m., January 18, 2014. Image courtesy of PAGASA.

Agaton brings Sunday rains over parts of Mindanao

Jan 18, 2014 - 7:10 PM

Tropical Depression Agaton maintains strengthen while a northeast monsoon is affecting Luzon

MTSAT ENHANCED IR satellite image, 5.32 pm, Jan 18, 2014. Image courtesy of PAGASA