PAGASA forecasts - updates

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LPA affecting Mindanao seen to dissipate within hours

May 12, 2019 - 6:35 PM

The low pressure area is in the vicinity of San Luis, Agusan del Sur, as of Sunday afternoon, May 12

LPA off Surigao del Sur bringing rain to Caraga, Davao

May 11, 2019 - 6:00 PM

The good thing: this low pressure area could dissipate before the elections on Monday, May 13

Low pressure area out of PAR, but rain still seen in Mindanao

Apr 08, 2019 - 6:25 PM

The low pressure area is already outside the Philippine Area of Responsibility, but its trough or extension will continue to affect Mindanao

PAGASA spots low pressure area

Apr 07, 2019 - 7:15 PM

The trough or extension of the low pressure area is expected to bring scattered rainshowers and thunderstorms to Caraga

PAGASA declares start of dry season

Mar 22, 2019 - 1:50 PM

The state weather bureau advises everyone to 'take precautionary measures to minimize heat stress' and also 'optimize the daily use of water'

Chedeng makes landfall in Davao Occidental, becomes LPA

Mar 19, 2019 - 8:25 AM

Tropical Depression Chedeng weakens into a low pressure area after hitting Davao Occidental on Tuesday, March 19

Tropical Depression Chedeng shifts toward Davao Occidental

Mar 18, 2019 - 11:50 PM

Chedeng might make landfall in the eastern coast of Davao Occidental between 2 am and 6 am on Tuesday, March 19

Tropical Depression Chedeng slows down en route to Davao Oriental

Mar 18, 2019 - 5:50 PM

Moderate to heavy rain will persist in the regions of Caraga and Davao on Monday, March 18

Tropical Depression Chedeng to affect Davao, Caraga

Mar 18, 2019 - 11:45 AM

There are 10 areas in Mindanao under Signal No. 1 as of Monday morning, March 18

Rain from Tropical Depression Chedeng to begin on March 18

Mar 18, 2019 - 6:25 AM

The Davao Region is expected to have rain and gusty winds which may trigger flash floods and landslides

Signal No. 1 in 6 areas due to Tropical Depression Chedeng

Mar 17, 2019 - 11:40 PM

Chedeng is already 725 kilometers east of Davao City as of Sunday evening, March 17

Tropical Depression Chedeng enters PAR

Mar 17, 2019 - 5:25 PM

Signal No. 1 is raised in Davao Oriental as of Sunday afternoon, March 17, with Chedeng inside the Philippine Area of Responsibility

Tropical depression to enter PAR on March 16 or 17

Mar 16, 2019 - 12:15 PM

The tropical depression is 1,505 kilometers east of Mindanao as of Saturday morning, March 16, still outside the Philippine Area of Responsibility

Tropical Depression Betty weakens into low pressure area

Mar 01, 2019 - 8:35 AM

The low pressure area is expected to dissipate and does not pose a threat

Tropical Depression Betty enters PAR, but poses no threat

Feb 28, 2019 - 11:25 PM

Tropical Depression Betty (Wutip) is now inside the Philippine Area of Responsibility. It will likely weaken into a low pressure area.

Wutip weakens into tropical storm outside PAR

Feb 28, 2019 - 12:35 PM

Tropical Storm Wutip is expected to enter the Philippine Area of Responsibility, but the good news is that it will continue to weaken

Typhoon Wutip might enter PAR as tropical storm

Feb 26, 2019 - 8:35 PM

Wutip is expected to enter the Philippine Area of Responsibility on Thursday, February 28

Typhoon Wutip might enter PAR on February 27 or 28

Feb 24, 2019 - 6:20 PM

Wutip is 1,940 kilometers east of Southern Luzon on Sunday afternoon, February 24, still outside the Philippine Area of Responsibility

Wutip now a typhoon outside PAR

Feb 21, 2019 - 8:00 PM

Typhoon Wutip remains unlikely to enter the Philippine Area of Responsibility, but PAGASA advises the public to monitor updates in case of any changes

PAGASA monitors Tropical Storm Wutip outside PAR

Feb 20, 2019 - 2:15 PM

Wutip seems unlikely to affect the Philippines, says PAGASA on Wednesday, February 20

PAGASA warns of 'full-blown' El Niño in 2019

Feb 20, 2019 - 1:05 PM

Weak El Niño conditions are already present in the tropical Pacific, says the state weather bureau

A woman walks under the dried trees at the Quezon City Memorial Circle in Quezon City on Tuesday, February 19, 2019. The state weather bureau recently warned of a possible dry spell or drought conditions in Luzon and the Visayas due to El Niño in the coming months. The chance of El Niño developing by early 2019 has increased to more than 90 percent based on latest forecasts of international climate monitoring agencies, the Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical and Astronomical Services Administration’s (PAGASA) said. Photo by DARREN LANGIT/Rappler

Light rain expected in parts of PH on February 1

Jan 31, 2019 - 6:05 PM

The northeast monsoon is affecting the Philippines, says PAGASA

Tail-end of a cold front bringing rain to parts of Mindanao

Jan 30, 2019 - 9:46 PM

Northern Mindanao, Caraga, the Davao Region, Soccsksargen, Maguindanao, and Lanao del Sur should watch out for possible flash floods and landslides

LPA trough to trigger rain in parts of Mindanao

Jan 29, 2019 - 7:00 PM

Sultan Kudarat, Sarangani, South Cotabato, and Davao Occidental will have rain due to the trough or extension of a low pressure area which formed on Tuesday, January 29

Northeast monsoon to bring light rain on January 29

Jan 28, 2019 - 6:00 PM

Parts of the Philippines will have light rain on Tuesday, January 29

Tail-end of cold front, northeast monsoon to bring rain on January 27

Jan 26, 2019 - 8:31 PM

Mindanao will experience scattered rainshowers and thunderstorms, while many parts of the country will have light rain

Satellite image as of January 26, 7:30 pm from PAGASA website

Tail-end of a cold front to bring rain on January 24

Jan 23, 2019 - 6:25 PM

Bicol, the Visayas, and Romblon are expected to have light to heavy rain on Thursday, January 24

LPA trough affecting Bicol, Eastern Visayas, Caraga

Jan 22, 2019 - 6:00 PM

The trough or extension of the low pressure area – formerly Tropical Depression Amang – will trigger light to heavy rain

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

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

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

LPA begins bringing rain to parts of Mindanao

Jan 19, 2019 - 6:50 PM

PAGASA emphasizes disaster preparedness as the region of Caraga and other areas start to feel the effects of the low pressure area on Saturday, January 19

Heavy rain from LPA to begin in parts of Mindanao on January 19

Jan 19, 2019 - 1:20 PM

The low pressure area enters the Philippine Area of Responsibility on Saturday morning, January 19

LPA may enter PAR early Saturday, January 19

Jan 18, 2019 - 6:25 PM

If the low pressure area develops into a tropical depression, Signal No. 1 could be raised over provinces in the Eastern Samar-Caraga area by Saturday

Satellite image as of January 18, 2019, 5:30 pm. Image from PAGASA

PAGASA: Watch out for LPA or potential Amang

Jan 18, 2019 - 11:15 AM

Prepare early, warns PAGASA, as the low pressure area which could become Tropical Depression Amang might bring heavy rain to parts of Luzon, the Visayas, and Mindanao

LPA may maintain status when it enters PAR

Jan 17, 2019 - 6:05 PM

The low pressure area outside the Philippine Area of Responsibility only has a slim chance of becoming a tropical depression, as of Thursday, January 17

Cold front to trigger rain in parts of Mindanao on January 17

Jan 16, 2019 - 8:10 PM

Northern Mindanao, Caraga, and the Davao Region will have light to heavy rain on Thursday, January 17

PAGASA: No wrong forecast for Tropical Depression Usman

Jan 16, 2019 - 7:35 PM

The state weather bureau responds to allegations that it gave an incorrect forecast for Tropical Depression Usman in December 2018

Potential tropical cyclone may enter PAR on January 18 or 19

Jan 15, 2019 - 9:20 PM

The potential tropical cyclone, which is still a low pressure area, remains outside the Philippine Area of Responsibility

Isolated rainshowers in parts of PH on January 15

Jan 14, 2019 - 6:30 PM

PAGASA also continues to monitor a low pressure area located outside the Philippine Area of Responsibility

Cold front to trigger rain in parts of Mindanao on January 14

Jan 13, 2019 - 5:05 PM

Caraga, the Davao Region, and Soccsksargen are expected to have light to heavy rain on Monday, January 14

PH might soon have first tropical cyclone of 2019

Jan 12, 2019 - 6:20 PM

There is a new low pressure area still outside the Philippine Area of Responsibility which could become a tropical depression