#NonaPH - updates

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PAGASA drops Nona as typhoon name

Jan 06, 2016 - 7:13 PM

State weather bureau PAGASA asks the public to recommend an alternative name starting with N

'NIA, not Aboitiz, to blame for Cagayan Valley floods'

Jan 04, 2016 - 5:03 PM

The irrigation agency is facing legal action over the release of water from Magat Dam which caused flooding

SUBMERGED. Flood waters submerge a low-lying area of Tuguegarao City. Photo by Maila Que

Marikina-Infanta Road impassable due to landslides

Dec 29, 2015 - 12:23 AM

People are choosing to walk across the fallen section of the Marikina Infanta Road despite warnings of further possible landslides rather than risk isolation

Duterte turns over P11M donation to typhoon-hit towns

Dec 26, 2015 - 8:00 AM

The Davao City Council earlier approved a resolution granting the mayor the authority to donate the amount

FINANCIAL AID. Davao City Mayor Rodrigo Duterte turnS over financial aid to the municipal treasurer of Matnog, Sorsogon

IN PHOTOS: Mar Roxas spends Christmas in Nona-hit Mindoro

Dec 25, 2015 - 3:35 PM

Mar Roxas visits Nona hit Pinamalayan and spends Christmas there

CHRISTMAS EVE MASS. Mar Roxas and his wife, Korina Sanchez, attend Misa de Aguinaldo in Pinamalayan, Oriental Mindoro. Photo courtesy of Dindo Melaya

IN PHOTOS: Kiefer Ravena, Alyssa Valdez raise funds at FASTBR3AK volleyball game

Dec 24, 2015 - 4:59 AM

Ateneo collegiate stars Kiefer Ravena and Alyssa Valdez headline a star filled roster of volleyball and basketball players

IN VINES: Highlights from the FASTBR3AK charity volleyball game

Dec 24, 2015 - 4:20 AM

Team Kiefer and Team Alyssa battle it out for charity

Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

Typhoon Nona leaves over P4B in damage in Oriental Mindoro

Dec 23, 2015 - 11:33 PM

At least 87 of Oriental Mindoro barangays are affected

Image courtesy Alyssa Arizabal. Left base image courtesy EPA/FRANCIS R. MALASIG.

Duterte gets nod to donate P11M to 'Nona' victims

Dec 23, 2015 - 4:24 PM

The Davao City Council grants Duterte the legislative authority to disburse P11 million from the unspent quick response fund to 2 provinces hit by Typhoon Nona

HELPING LGUs. Davao City Mayor Rody Duterte offers financial assistance to LGUs hit by Typhoon Nona. File photo by LeAnne Jazul/Rappler

NPA's ambush on relief convoy 'disrespect' to typhoon victims

Dec 23, 2015 - 10:28 AM

UPDATED Despite this the military says it will strictly observe the holiday ceasefire declared by the Aquino administration

Soldiers with relief goods ambushed by rebels in Northern Samar

Dec 22, 2015 - 8:46 PM

One Philippine Army soldier dies while 2 others are wounded after New People s Army fighters attacked them while transporting relief goods

Cagayan priest to sue Magat Dam operator over floods

Dec 22, 2015 - 4:50 PM

UPDATED The priest says that when SN Aboitiz Power Group released water from Magat Dam at the height of Typhoon Nona Melor it caused head high floods and damaged crops

Nona, Onyok leave P4.9-B damage in 5 regions

Dec 22, 2015 - 3:27 PM

Disaster management officials say Central Luzon Calabarzon Mimaropa Bicol and Eastern Visayas suffered the most damage from the twin storms

Children use a water basin to cross a flooded street in Candaba, Pampanga, north of Manila on December 18, 2015. Vast swathes of farmlands inundated by Typhoon Koppu in October were flooded again this week by rains from Typhoon Melor and the flooding could worsen or spread to other areas as a second storm in less than a week threatens the country. AFP PHOTO / NOEL CELIS / AFP / NOEL CELIS

Death toll rises to 45 in typhoon-hit Philippines

Dec 20, 2015 - 5:33 PM

After two successive storms some towns remain flooded and it is uncertain if evacuees can spend Christmas at home

#ReliefPH: Town in Northern Samar needs relief

Dec 19, 2015 - 9:23 PM

The NDRRMC says 2 287 houses in total have been damaged in San Roque – 2 139 partially and 148 totally

NO ROOF. Aside from food and medicine, many families need shelter kits after losing roofs to strong winds. Photo from MaryJane Salomon

Death toll climbs to 41 as more floods threaten PH

Dec 19, 2015 - 12:05 PM

UPDATED Almost the entire Philippines is experiencing rains More floods are possible says a PAGASA forecaster

MORE FLOODS. Filipino villagers rest on the roof of their flooded house in the typhoon-hit town of La Paz, Tarlac province, southern Manila, Philippines, December 17, 2015. File photo by Francis R. Malasig/EPA

Large trucks needed for Typhoon Nona relief operations

Dec 18, 2015 - 9:51 PM

Fourteen wheeler trucks are needed to deliver relief goods and temporary shelter assistance to devastated areas

Nona now a low pressure area

Dec 17, 2015 - 11:44 AM

The low pressure area however will still bring rains to Luzon

Nona a tropical depression, but more floods possible

Dec 17, 2015 - 7:10 AM

Low lying and mountainous areas in certain provinces and regions could still face flooding

Nona weakens into a tropical storm

Dec 16, 2015 - 11:56 PM

Pangasinan and Zambales are the only areas which are still under a storm warning signal

#ReliefPH: Help typhoon victims

Dec 16, 2015 - 7:04 PM

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Nona downgraded from typhoon to severe tropical storm

Dec 16, 2015 - 6:12 PM

Nona Melor will weaken further before it leaves the Philippines

Typhoon Nona weaker, but another cyclone on its way

Dec 16, 2015 - 12:43 PM

The new cyclone a tropical depression will enter the country on Wednesday December 16

LIST: Power outages due to Typhoon Nona

Dec 16, 2015 - 12:20 PM

UPDATED 9 transmission lines and facilities in Luzon and 2 in the Visayas are still undergoing restoration the National Grid Corporation of the Philippines says

RESTORATION. The National Grid Corporation of the Philippines says inspection and restoration of lines in the affected areas will be in full swing as soon as the weather allows.

Heavy flooding as Typhoon Nona death toll climbs to 11

Dec 16, 2015 - 12:07 PM

UPDATED Even though Nona Melor is already over the West PH Sea it remains a threat

Residents wade the knee-deep flood along Airforce Road in Holy Spirit, Quezon City Tuesday, after a sudden downpour of rain brought by Typhoon Nona. Photo by: JOEL LIPORADA

Typhoon Nona slightly weakens, but still a threat

Dec 16, 2015 - 5:51 AM

A tropical depression outside the Philippine Area of Responsibility is also being monitored

Nona maintains strength, moves toward West PH Sea

Dec 16, 2015 - 12:50 AM

A low pressure area outside the Philippine Area of Responsibility also intensifies into a tropical depression says PAGASA

Image courtesy of PAGASA

Typhoon Nona kills 4 in PH, cuts power ahead of Christmas

Dec 15, 2015 - 7:05 PM

Authorities have yet to make contact with some of the badly hit areas and it is unclear if or by how much the death toll would climb

BEFORE CHRISTMAS. Filipino children hold a placards reading 'Tulong' (Help) begging for help in the typhoon-hit town of Juban, Sorsogon province, southern Philippines, 15 December 2015. Photo by Francis R. Malasig/EPA

Nona slows as it crosses northern Mindoro

Dec 15, 2015 - 5:29 PM

PAGASA says Typhoon Nona is moving west at 11 km h with maximum winds of 140 km h

Nona makes 5th landfall over Oriental Mindoro

Dec 15, 2015 - 2:12 PM

At least 6 areas are under storm signals No 2 and 3

Image courtesy of PAGASA

Typhoon Nona approaching Romblon

Dec 15, 2015 - 6:51 AM

It will also pass through the Mindoro provinces on Tuesday

Typhoon Nona traversing Sibuyan Sea

Dec 15, 2015 - 1:09 AM

In its latest weather bulletin PAGASA says Typhoon Nona is about 100 kilometers east northeast of Romblon

Negros Occidental sea trips suspended; northern towns on alert

Dec 15, 2015 - 12:11 AM

Hundreds of passengers and cargo trucks are stranded due to the cancellation of trips

WATCH: DILG chief to Nona-affected areas: Be alert, stay awake

Dec 14, 2015 - 8:46 PM

Typhoon Nona makes its 2nd landfall in Sorsogon on Monday afternoon December 14 after hitting Batag Northern Samar in the morning

Typhoon Nona makes second landfall in Sorsogon

Dec 14, 2015 - 5:37 PM

Areas under signals 2 and 3 still face the threat of storm surges

Storm surge, lahar flow alert up in Bicol and Visayas region

Dec 14, 2015 - 4:30 PM

Storm surges as high as 3 meters could hit dozens of municipalities in Bicol and Visayas

Cancelled flights due to Typhoon Nona

Dec 14, 2015 - 2:21 PM

3rd UPDATE Bookmark and refresh this page for the latest information on flight cancellations as Typhoon Nona threatens parts of the country

Typhoon Nona makes landfall in Northern Samar

Dec 14, 2015 - 12:54 PM

It will again hit land in Sorsogon on Monday night

Nona to hit Sorsogon; signal #1 up in Metro Manila

Dec 14, 2015 - 6:13 AM

The typhoon is set to make landfall on Monday night with more areas now under storm signals