AmangPH - updates

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Tropical Depression Amang weakens into LPA

Jan 21, 2019 - 8:35 PM

Though Amang is now downgraded to a low pressure area, rain will still continue in parts of Bicol and Northern Samar

#WalangPasok: Class suspensions, Tuesday, January 22

Jan 21, 2019 - 7:15 PM

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Parts of Bicol, Northern Samar to have more rain from Amang

Jan 21, 2019 - 5:56 PM

Tropical Depression Amang is already 105 kilometers east of Catarman, Northern Samar, as of late Monday afternoon, January 21

Rain from Tropical Depression Amang to continue in Eastern Visayas, Bicol

Jan 21, 2019 - 11:35 AM

Signal No. 1 is lifted in Mindanao, but still raised in parts of Luzon and the Visayas as of 11 am on Monday, January 21

Tropical Depression Amang shifts, now off to Samar-Leyte area

Jan 21, 2019 - 8:50 AM

Amang was initially moving toward Southern Leyte but shifted direction, says PAGASA

Tropical Depression Amang slows down on its way to Southern Leyte

Jan 21, 2019 - 5:45 AM

Amang is moving at just 10 kilometers per hour, as of 5 am on Monday, January 21

Tropical Depression Amang heads for Southern Leyte

Jan 21, 2019 - 2:30 AM

At 2 am on Monday, January 21, PAGASA says Amang is already in the vicinity of the Dinagat Islands and moving toward Southern Leyte

Tropical Depression Amang makes landfall in Siargao

Jan 20, 2019 - 11:25 PM

Amang maintains its strength and speed as it hits land on Sunday evening, January 20. Heavy rain is expected to continue.

Heavy rain seen as Tropical Depression Amang nears Surigao

Jan 20, 2019 - 5:50 PM

Signal No. 1 remains raised in 13 areas late Sunday afternoon, January 20

Tropical Depression Amang maintains strength en route to Surigao

Jan 20, 2019 - 2:30 PM

Amang is expected to make landfall in the Surigao del Norte-Siargao Island area on Sunday afternoon or evening, January 20

Signal No. 1 in 13 areas as Tropical Depression Amang heads for Caraga

Jan 20, 2019 - 11:45 AM

Amang is now moving at a slightly faster 30 kilometers per hour, on track for landfall on Sunday afternoon or evening, January 20

#WalangPasok: Class suspensions, Monday, January 21

Jan 20, 2019 - 11:10 AM

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Tropical Depression Amang speeds up ahead of landfall

Jan 20, 2019 - 8:15 AM

Amang is now 360 kilometers east of Hinatuan, Surigao del Sur, as of early Sunday morning, January 20

Tacloban airport back to normal after stalled jet removed

Jan 20, 2015 - 8:50 AM

All commercial flights can now use the airport s runway after the private plane that skidded off the runway last Saturday has been removed from the runway s side

SKIDDED JET. A view of the private plane that skidded off the runway of the Tacloban airport on January 17, 2015, as viewed on a live feed from the site. File photo Bea Cupin/Rappler

Storm Amang claims 2 lives

Jan 19, 2015 - 11:53 AM

One of the casualties is the Yolanda aid worker who died after scaffolding used for Pope Francis Mass in Tacloban collapsed due to Amang s winds

DEADLY STORM. The same storm that fell over the Pope's visit to Leyte claimed at least two lives

Amang weakens into LPA

Jan 19, 2015 - 6:52 AM

All public storm warning signals are now lifted

MTSAT ENHANCED IR satellite image, 4:01 am, January 19. Image courtesy of PAGASA

Amang weakens into tropical depression

Jan 18, 2015 - 11:56 PM

9 provinces remain under public storm warning signal no 1

Class suspensions: Monday, January 19

Jan 18, 2015 - 8:07 PM

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IN PHOTOS: Pope Francis in the Philippines, day 4

Jan 18, 2015 - 6:43 PM

Highlights of Pope Francis fourth day in the Philippines in photos

Pope Francis aboard his popemobile kisses a child prior to his mass at the Quirino grandstand in Manila on January 18, 2015. Photo by Zalrian Sayat/EPA

'Amang' weakens as it heads to N. Luzon

Jan 18, 2015 - 5:32 PM

Tropical Storm Amang packs weaker winds as it makes its way to Tuguegarao in Northern Luzon

PAGASA's January 18, 5 pm forecasted track for Tropical Storm Amang

Amang maintains strength, moving toward Sorsogon

Jan 18, 2015 - 6:16 AM

Public storm warning signal number 2 is raised over 13 areas while signal number 1 is raised over 16 areas including Metro Manila

MTSAT ENHANCED IR satellite image, 4:32 am, January 18. Image courtesy of PAGASA

Cancelled flights Sunday, January 18

Jan 18, 2015 - 1:02 AM

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Amang slightly weakens, moves toward Bicol region

Jan 18, 2015 - 12:16 AM

Metro Manila remains under signal number 1 while 12 provinces are under signal number 2 as of PAGASA s latest bulletin

'Amang' threatens Pope's Luneta Mass

Jan 17, 2015 - 7:26 PM

PAGASA raises storm signal number 1 over Metro Manila the evening before Pope Francis Mass at the Quirino Grandstand Six million people are expected to flock to the area to hear him

STORMY VISIT. Despite a storm during his visit to Tacloban City, nothing could cloud Pope Francis' smile to the thousands gathered to see him

#AmangPH: Heavy rains in E. Samar, just after Yolanda, Ruby

Jan 17, 2015 - 5:56 PM

Heavy wind and rain force residents of Basey Eastern Samar to evacuate or take shelter as Tropical Storm Amang makes landfall

IN PHOTOS: Pope Francis in the Philippines, day 3

Jan 17, 2015 - 5:53 PM

Highlights of Pope Francis third day in the Philippines in photos

Devotees pray during a mass, held by Pope Francis (not seen) in Tacloban on January 17, 2015. Photo by Johannes Eiselle/AFP

Amang hits Samar; Metro Manila now under storm signal

Jan 17, 2015 - 5:46 PM

Large areas of Luzon and Visayas now under storm signals; PAGASA forecasts storm to move just east of Luzon

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FULL TEXT: Undelivered speech: Pope thanks Yolanda volunteers

Jan 17, 2015 - 4:09 PM

Here is the full text as prepared for delivery of a speech Pope Francis was supposed to deliver at the Palo Cathedral during his visit there

Plane carrying Cabinet members skids off Tacloban runway

Jan 17, 2015 - 1:50 PM

UPDATED Cabinet members led by Executive Secretary Paquito Ochoa were on the plane

Cancelled flights: Saturday, January 17

Jan 17, 2015 - 1:15 PM

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Outages in Visayas as #AmangPH knocks power lines

Jan 17, 2015 - 11:34 AM

5th UPDATE 9 transmission lines in are back online according to NGCP

Storm forces Pope Francis to shorten Leyte visit

Jan 17, 2015 - 11:10 AM

UPDATED Pope Francis apologizes personally to Palo priests nuns at cathedral: I m truly saddened but let us leave everything in the hands of our Lady

'Amang' leaves over 13,000 stranded at seaports

Jan 17, 2015 - 10:22 AM

5th UPDATE More than 13 000 passengers are stranded at seaports due to Tropical Storm Amang says the Philippine Coast Guard

Amang maintains strength, moves closer to E. Samar

Jan 17, 2015 - 8:03 AM

2nd UPDATE PAGASA says the tropical storm may hit Borongan City Eastern Samar Saturday afternoon or early evening Other weather stations have upgraded the status of Amang to a typhoon

Image courtesy of PAGASA

Storm Amang dampens Pope trip to Leyte

Jan 17, 2015 - 7:40 AM

Because of Tropical Storm Amang Mekkhala the Pope is arriving around an hour earlier in Leyte

'WELCOME, POPE.' Winds brought by Tropical Storm Amang (Mekkhala) destroy a Pope Francis streamer outside the Archbishop's Residence in Palo, Leyte.

Other weather stations say E. Samar landfall for #AmangPH

Jan 16, 2015 - 5:23 PM

UPDATED One weather station says the tropical storm is likely to make landfall along the northern shores of Eastern Samar on Saturday January 17 between 4 pm to 7 pm

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Jan 16, 2015 - 11:27 AM

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Amang may hit N. Samar Saturday; Signal No. 1 in 11 areas

Jan 16, 2015 - 6:43 AM

UPDATED State weather bureau PAGASA says the tropical storm has slowed down

MTSAT ENHANCED IR satellite image, 1:32 pm, January 16. Image courtesy of PAGASA

PAGASA may raise storm signals over 3 areas due to Amang

Jan 15, 2015 - 7:06 PM

UPDATED The state weather bureau also issues a special weather outlook for Metro Manila and Tacloban in light of the papal visit

MTSAT ENHANCED IR satellite image, 4:32 pm, January 15. Image courtesy of PAGASA

'Pass your papers': PH irons out final preps for papal visit

Jan 15, 2015 - 1:37 PM

Over half a million Filipinos will be able to fit along the 22 kilometer route from the Villamor Air Base in Pasay City to the Pope’s official residence in Manila – his first interaction with the general public in the Philippines

A worker places a poster of Pope Francis in a street in Manila in preparation for his 4-day visit. Photo by Francis Malasig/EPA

#AmangPH not likely to make landfall in PAR –PAGASA

Jan 15, 2015 - 1:08 PM

UPDATED But those attending Pope Francis public events should prepare for rains and winds due to the tropical storm

FORECAST. This is the forecasted track of Tropical Storm Amang as of 11 am on January 15. Image from PAGASA

Tropical Storm Amang enters PAR

Jan 15, 2015 - 7:03 AM

The storm is at 950 km east of Guiuan Eastern Samar Heavy to intense rainfall is expected within its 300 km diameter

MTSAT ENHANCED IR satellite image, 4:01 am, January 15. Image courtesy of PAGASA