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FAST FACTS: Tropical cyclones, rainfall advisories

Sep 22, 2017 - 5:24 PM

Here's what you need to know about tropical cyclones and other terms used in everyday weather forecasts

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Jul 31, 2017 - 2:00 PM

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PAGASA: Small chance LPA will develop into tropical depression for now

Jun 25, 2016 - 1:21 PM

Two low pressure areas are embedded along the intertropical convergence zone which will bring light to moderate rains and thunderstorms over Southern Luzon Visayas and Mindanao

Satellite image as of June 25, 12:30 pm. Image courtesy of PAGASA

IN NUMBERS: Typhoons in the Philippines and the 2016 polls

Mar 19, 2016 - 11:00 AM

As the May elections draw near it s important for voters to understand how vulnerable they are and how critical leaders who are knowledgeable about disaster management are

Water level of Cagayan River continues to rise on Monday, October 19, causing more villages to submerge in floodwaters. Photo by Jay-ar DS Paringit

Typhoon to enter PH next week – Pagasa

Mar 14, 2015 - 11:30 AM

Tropical storm Bavi will be locally called Betty when it enters the Philippine Area of Responsibility

Still cloudy for parts of PH Sunday

Dec 27, 2014 - 6:51 PM

The low pressure area is estimated at 570 km east of Hinatuan Surigao del Sur

MTSAT ENHANCED IR satellite image, 6:01 pm, December 27. Image courtesy of PAGASA

Cloudy, rainy Saturday for most of the Philippines

Dec 27, 2014 - 8:03 AM

The tail end of a cold front affects the Bicol region while the northeast monsoon affects Northern and Central Luzon Meanwhile a low pressure area hovers closer to Surigao del Sur

LPA hovers east of Surigao del Sur

Dec 26, 2014 - 5:40 PM

The low pressure area which entered the Philippine Area of Responsibility Friday morning December 26 is now located at 800 km east of Hinatuan Surigao del Sur

MTSAT ENHANCED IR satellite image, 5:01 pm, December 26. Image courtesy of PAGASA

Tropical Storm Ruby leaves PAR

Dec 10, 2014 - 11:49 PM

According to PAGASA as of 10pm the center of Ruby is located 320 km North Northeast of Pagasa Island Palawan

Photo courtesy of PAGASA

Typhoon Hagupit, Purisima suspended, ATM scam | The wRap

Dec 04, 2014 - 9:14 PM

Hagupit: Big chance hitting PH Visayas region by Saturday Ombudsman suspends Philippine police chief Alan Purisima Eastern Europeans could be behind ATM Fraud PH bank

APEC-ISOM moved from Albay to Manila over Typhoon Hagupit

Dec 03, 2014 - 8:00 PM

While this is highly unfortunate we have deemed it best to err on the side of prudence and ensure the safety of the delegates says Malacañang

Image courtesy of APEC

Typhoon Hagupit, PAGASA on COA, HK protesters surrender | The wRap

Dec 03, 2014 - 7:15 PM

Typhoon Hagupit is expected to enter the Philippine Area of Responsibility Thursday Weather authorities cry foul on reports alleging PAGASA is incapable of properly warning the country against storms 3 Occupy Hong Kong leaders surrender

#OmpongPH expected out of PAR Saturday evening

Oct 10, 2014 - 11:44 PM

Typhoon Ompong is moving towards the southern islands of Japan with maximum sustained winds of 165 kph near the center and gustiness of up to 200 kph

Typhoon Henry out of PAR by Wednesday morning

Jul 22, 2014 - 6:03 PM

UPDATED As Typhoon Henry moves away from the PAR another low pressure area is spotted

Tropical Storm Henry maintains strength

Jul 18, 2014 - 11:48 AM

The eye of Henry is estimated at 880 km east of Guiuan Eastern Samar

MTSAT ENHANCED IR satellite image, 11 am, July 18. Image courtesy of PAGASA

Tropical Storm Henry enters PAR

Jul 18, 2014 - 9:21 AM

2nd UPDATE State weather bureau PAGASA says the tropical storm will not yet affect any part of the country

MTSAT ENHANCED IR satellite image, 7:14 am, July 18. Image courtesy of PAGASA

#GlendaPH out of PAR by Thursday afternoon

Jul 16, 2014 - 5:51 PM

Metro Manila and 12 other areas are still under Public Storm Warning Signal No 1

Monsoon rains persist in parts of Luzon on Sunday

Jun 14, 2014 - 7:32 PM

The tropical depression spotted at 460 kms west of Itbayat Batanes on Saturday is still outside the Philippine Area of Responsibility

Satellite image courtesy of PAGASA

Monsoon rains for parts of Luzon on Saturday

Jun 14, 2014 - 7:17 AM

The tropical depression at 500 km west of Basco Batanes is still outside the Philippine Area of Responsibility

MTSAT ENHANCED IR satellite image, 6:30 am, June 14. Image courtesy of PAGASA

Occasional rains for Metro Manila and the rest of Luzon Saturday

Jun 14, 2014 - 12:08 AM

More rains expected on Saturday as the Southwest Monsoon continues to affect Luzon State weather bureau PAGASA also reports a tropical depression at 420 km west northwest of Sinait Ilocos Sur

Monsoon rains for parts of Luzon on Friday

Jun 12, 2014 - 6:31 PM

UPDATED A low pressure area is estimated at 430 km west northwest of Sinait Ilocos Sur but it is still outside the Philippine Area of Responsibility

MTSAT ENHANCED IR satellite image, 7 am, June 13. Image courtesy of PAGASA

Heavy rains expected, as 'Ester' moves out

Jun 12, 2014 - 12:36 AM

Ester is expected to be outside the PAR by Thursday morning June 12

Ester maintains strength on way out

Jun 11, 2014 - 12:29 PM

Tropical Depression Ester is expected to be outside the Philippine Area of Responsibility by Thursday morning June 12

MTSAT ENHANCED IR satellite image, 11:32 am, June 11. Image courtesy of PAGASA

Ester maintains strength, expected out of PAR by Wednesday

Jun 10, 2014 - 6:34 PM

Only the Batanes Group of Islands remain under public storm signal no 1

MTSAT ENHANCED IR satellite image, 6 pm, June 10. Image courtesy of PAGASA

Luistro to school heads: Secure classrooms for Yolanda

Nov 07, 2013 - 2:33 AM

Education Secretary Armin Luistro asks school heads to coordinate with Division Offices for schools that will be used as evacuation centers

TOGETHER. Education Secretary Br Armin Luistro asks school officials to coordinate with their communities in preparation for Typhoon Yolanda. File photo by Jee Geronimo/Rappler

Vinta seen to leave PH by afternoon

Nov 01, 2013 - 5:34 AM

Signal No 3 still up in Ilocos Norte

Stormy All Saints' Day in north Luzon

Oct 31, 2013 - 5:41 PM

Meanwhile people across the rest of the archipelago should prepare their umbrellas when visiting their departed loved ones in cemeteries

Santi intensifies as it moves away

Oct 12, 2013 - 11:46 PM

All storm signals have been lowered as typhoon Santi moves away from the country

MTSAT ENHANCED IR satellite image, 10.32 pm October 12. Image courtesy of PAGASA

Rainy Sunday for Zambales, Bataan as Santi slows down

Oct 12, 2013 - 7:25 PM

Typhoon Santi is reported to have killed at least 13 people as it pounded the northern part of the country on Saturday October 12

MTSAT ENHANCED IR satellite image, 5.32 pm October 12. Image courtesy of PAGASA

Paolo exits PAR, accelerates

Sep 27, 2013 - 7:22 PM

Those living in west of central and southern Luzon are still advised to watch out for light to moderate rains and thunderstorms Paolo will continue to enhance the habagat

Image courtesy of PAGASA

Storm signals lowered as Labuyo leaves

Aug 12, 2013 - 11:40 PM

All storm signals are lowered Typhoon Labuyo will be outside the Philippine Area of Responsibility by Tuesday morning August 13

MTSAT ENHANCED-IR Satellite Image 9:32 p.m., 12 August 2013. Image courtesy PAGASA

Huaning makes landfall over Taiwan; Batanes under Signal #1

Jul 13, 2013 - 8:01 AM

Parts of Taiwan are within PAR since it is close to Batanes

Generally good weather for travelers

Nov 03, 2012 - 9:15 AM

Filipinos who are on a vacation or are about to travel can expect generally good weather on Saturday November 3 PAGASA says

Scattered rainshowers over Luzon

Oct 27, 2012 - 10:24 AM

Typhoon Ofel now outside of Philippine Area of Responsibility but light to moderate rains likely to occur in Metro Manila

Tropical storm 'Lawin' gaining strength

Sep 21, 2012 - 6:52 AM

Tropical depression Lawin has been upgraded into a tropical storm as it gains strength and continues to move West toward southern Luzon

MTSAT ENHANCED IR satellite image, 5.32 am September 21. Image courtesy of PAGASA

'Karen,' LPA linger; Rain in Wednesday's outlook

Sep 12, 2012 - 12:03 PM

UPDATED Tropical storm Karen international codename Sanba and a low pressure area continue to hover within the Philippine Area of Responsibility

MTSAT ENHANCED-IR Satellite Image 5:32 a.m., 12 September 2012. Image courtesy of PAGASA.

'Helen' out of PH Thursday

Aug 15, 2012 - 11:44 PM

Public Storm Warning Signal number 2 is still in effect over 9 provinces

'Gener' now moving faster towards Taiwan

Aug 01, 2012 - 5:35 PM

Taiwan is bracing for typhoon Gener international codename Saola as it intensifies on its way out of the Philippine Area of Responsibility PAR

MTSAT Enhanced-IR Satellite Image of typhoon Gener (international codename Saola) as of 10:32 A.M., 01 August 2012. Photo courtesy of Pagasa.

'Gener' near Taiwan, leaves 12 dead

Aug 01, 2012 - 7:00 AM

UPDATED Typhoon Gener now at vicinity of east Taiwan Ryukyu Islands; storm signals still up in 3 Luzon provinces; typhoon leaves 12 dead; Classes still suspended in some areas

MTSAT Enhanced-IR Satellite Image of typhoon Gener (international codename Saola) as of 10:32 A.M., 01 August 2012. Photo courtesy of Pagasa.

'Ferdie' exits PH

Jul 21, 2012 - 11:13 PM

Tropical depression Ferdie exits the Philippine area of responsibility leaving 2 dead and 6 others missing