Philippine weather 2018 - updates

Rappler's latest stories on Philippine weather 2018

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LPA out, but Luzon to have some rain on New Year's Eve

Dec 30, 2018 - 6:00 PM

The northeast monsoon will continue to affect Luzon on the last day of 2018

Rainy December 30 in Luzon due to LPA, cold front

Dec 30, 2018 - 11:50 AM

The low pressure area is 340 kilometers west southwest of Puerto Princesa City, Palawan, as of Sunday morning, December 30

LPA, cold front, northeast monsoon all bringing rain

Dec 29, 2018 - 6:20 PM

Luzon and the Visayas must stay on alert for flash floods and landslides until Sunday, December 30

Usman makes landfall in Eastern Samar, weakens into LPA

Dec 29, 2018 - 8:20 AM

Though Tropical Depression Usman is now just a low pressure area, rain will continue in parts of Luzon and the Visayas on Saturday, December 29

Tropical Depression Usman nears Eastern Visayas

Dec 29, 2018 - 5:55 AM

Usman slightly speeds up before dawn on Saturday, December 29, on its way to land

Slow-moving Usman set to hit land early December 29

Dec 28, 2018 - 11:45 PM

Signal No. 1 is still raised in more than two dozen areas while Tropical Depression Usman makes its way to Eastern Visayas

Usman moving slowly again ahead of landfall

Dec 28, 2018 - 8:40 PM

Light to heavy rain will continue in the Visayas and parts of Luzon on Friday evening, December 28, as Tropical Depression Usman heads for land

Usman, still hardly moving, may hit land later than expected

Dec 28, 2018 - 5:50 PM

Tropical Depression Usman could make landfall in Eastern Samar either on Friday evening, December 28, or early Saturday morning, December 29

Tropical Depression Usman barely moving; rain begins

Dec 28, 2018 - 2:55 PM

Usman is almost stationary at 250 kilometers east of Guiuan, Eastern Samar, as of early Friday afternoon, December 28

Tropical Depression Usman set to bring heavy rain

Dec 28, 2018 - 11:50 AM

PAGASA warns that flash floods and landslides are possible in areas in Usman's path

Tropical Depression Usman on track to hit land December 28

Dec 28, 2018 - 6:50 AM

More than 2 dozen areas are under Signal No. 1, with Usman's landfall expected on Friday evening, December 28

Signal No. 1 in 2 dozen areas as Usman slowly approaches

Dec 27, 2018 - 11:31 PM

Tropical Depression Usman maintains its strength and slow pace late Thursday evening, December 27, as it heads for Eastern Visayas

20 areas under Signal No. 1 due to Tropical Depression Usman

Dec 27, 2018 - 8:35 PM

Usman is 365 kilometers east of Guiuan, Eastern Samar, as of early Thursday evening, December 27

Tropical Depression Usman slows down again

Dec 27, 2018 - 5:35 PM

There are 18 areas under Signal No. 1 due to Usman as of Thursday afternoon, December 27

PAGASA to residents, travelers: Brace for Usman

Dec 27, 2018 - 12:10 PM

The state weather bureau reminds the public to closely monitor Tropical Depression Usman even while they're taking a break for the holidays

Signal No. 1 in 10 areas as Usman heads for land

Dec 27, 2018 - 6:35 AM

Tropical Depression Usman is already 435 kilometers east of Guiuan, Eastern Samar, as of early Thursday morning, December 27

Eastern Samar under Signal No. 1 due to Usman

Dec 26, 2018 - 11:35 PM

Tropical Depression Usman could make landfall in Eastern Samar on Friday, December 28

Rainy last week of 2018 expected due to Usman

Dec 26, 2018 - 5:55 PM

Tropical Depression Usman will affect the Visayas, as well as parts of Luzon and Mindanao, starting Thursday, December 27

Usman likely to strengthen into tropical storm

Dec 26, 2018 - 11:35 AM

Tropical Depression Usman also slows down again late Wednesday morning, December 26, while still moving over water

Rain from Tropical Depression Usman to begin December 26

Dec 26, 2018 - 6:35 AM

Eastern Visayas, the Dinagat Islands, Surigao del Norte, and Surigao del Sur will have light to heavy rain

Tropical Depression Usman slows down

Dec 25, 2018 - 11:20 PM

Usman, located 900 kilometers east of Hinatuan, Surigao del Sur, is moving at only 10 kilometers per hour as of Tuesday evening, December 25

Tropical Depression Usman enters PAR on Christmas

Dec 25, 2018 - 5:20 PM

(UPDATED) Usman is the Philippines' 21st tropical cyclone for 2018

LPA exits on Christmas, but another one set to enter

Dec 25, 2018 - 12:35 PM

A low pressure area located 1,025 kilometers east of Mindanao as of Christmas morning may enter soon and develop into a tropical depression

With Christmas rain likely, PAGASA says 'prioritize safety'

Dec 24, 2018 - 7:00 PM

Two low pressure areas and the tail-end of a cold front are expected to bring light to heavy rain

Potential tropical cyclone looms on Christmas

Dec 24, 2018 - 12:15 PM

There are two low pressure areas being monitored, and one of them could develop into a tropical depression just as Filipinos are celebrating the holiday season

Rain from LPA, monsoon to persist on Christmas Eve

Dec 24, 2018 - 8:20 AM

It's a rainy Monday, December 24, in Luzon, the Visayas, and parts of Mindanao due to a low pressure area and the northeast monsoon

Rainy Christmas Eve expected in parts of PH

Dec 23, 2018 - 8:35 PM

A low pressure area and the northeast monsoon will continue to trigger rain on Monday, December 24

LPA, northeast monsoon bring rain ahead of Christmas

Dec 23, 2018 - 9:20 AM

(3rd UPDATE) Rainfall warnings are issued for parts of Mindanao, Luzon, and the Visayas on Sunday, December 23, while light to moderate rain hits Metro Manila, Calabarzon, and Central Luzon

LPA to bring more rain; another one seen outside PAR

Dec 23, 2018 - 12:15 AM

The second low pressure area might enter the Philippine Area of Responsibility on Christmas Day

Low pressure area to affect parts of PH on December 22

Dec 21, 2018 - 7:25 PM

PAGASA warns that light to heavy rain is expected in the Visayas, Bicol, Mimaropa, and Caraga on Saturday, December 22

LPA, tail-end of a cold front to bring more rain

Dec 20, 2018 - 9:20 PM

Moderate to heavy rain is expected in the Visayas and Bicol, while light to heavy rain will hit Mindanao, Calabarzon, and Mimaropa

Low pressure area to bring rain in Visayas, Mindanao 5 days before Christmas

Dec 20, 2018 - 10:42 AM

PAGASA urges Visayas and Mindanao residents to prepare for possible flooding and landslides due to occasional heavy rain

Low pressure area to trigger rain in Mindanao

Dec 19, 2018 - 8:15 PM

Flash floods and landslides are possible, warns PAGASA

PAGASA spots low pressure area outside PAR

Dec 18, 2018 - 6:10 PM

The low pressure area is expected to enter the Philippine Area of Responsibility either on Wednesday, December 19, or Thursday, December 20

Northeast monsoon bringing rain to Luzon on December 14

Dec 14, 2018 - 8:10 AM

Residents of Metro Manila, Central Luzon, Isabela, Quezon, and Rizal must be on alert for possible flash floods and landslides

Light-moderate rain in Eastern, Central Visayas on December 8

Dec 07, 2018 - 6:10 PM

The rain expected in Eastern Visayas and Central Visayas on Saturday, December 8, will be from the easterlies

Easterlies to trigger rain in parts of PH on December 5

Dec 04, 2018 - 8:05 PM

Scattered rainshowers and thunderstorms are expected in some areas on Wednesday, December 5

Tomas now just a low pressure area

Nov 27, 2018 - 9:15 AM

Only isolated light rains are expected in parts of Luzon on Tuesday, November 27, due to the northeast monsoon

Tomas weakens further into tropical storm

Nov 26, 2018 - 8:00 PM

Tropical Storm Tomas (Man-yi) is expected to continue weakening in the next couple of days

Tomas reenters PAR, weakens into severe tropical storm

Nov 26, 2018 - 9:25 AM

PAGASA says Tomas weakened due to interaction with cold and dry air from the northeast monsoon

Typhoon Tomas barely moving right outside PAR

Nov 25, 2018 - 11:35 PM

Tomas (Man-yi) is 1,445 kilometers east of Aparri, Cagayan, as of Sunday evening, November 25

Typhoon Tomas still outside PAR, near boundary

Nov 24, 2018 - 5:15 PM

Tomas (Man-yi) is expected to reenter the Philippine Area of Responsibility, but it will not have any direct effect on the country

Typhoon Tomas exits PAR, but will return

Nov 24, 2018 - 11:40 AM

Tomas (Man-yi) moves outside the Philippine Area of Responsibility on Saturday morning, November 24, but it will reenter in a matter of hours

Typhoon Tomas now in PAR, landfall unlikely

Nov 24, 2018 - 12:15 AM

Tomas (Man-yi) enters the Philippine Area of Responsibility, but it is expected to stay away from land

Typhoon Man-yi maintains strength as it heads for PAR

Nov 23, 2018 - 6:45 PM

Man-yi is expected to enter the Philippine Area of Responsibility either on Friday evening, November 23, or on Saturday morning, November 24

Typhoon Man-yi to enter PAR on November 24

Nov 23, 2018 - 12:20 PM

The typhoon is already 1,255 kilometers east of Southern Luzon as of Friday morning, November 23

Tropical Depression Samuel exits PAR; Man-yi now a typhoon

Nov 22, 2018 - 8:20 PM

Typhoon Man-yi might enter the Philippine Area of Responsibility on Saturday, November 24, or Sunday, November 25

Severe Tropical Storm Man-yi heads for PAR as Samuel moves away

Nov 22, 2018 - 12:15 PM

Man-yi is expected to enter the Philippine Area of Responsibility, but the chance of landfall is low, so far

Samuel over West PH Sea after Palawan landfall

Nov 22, 2018 - 5:45 AM

As Tropical Depression Samuel begins to move away, PAGASA also continues to monitor Tropical Storm Man-yi outside the Philippine Area of Responsibility

Only Palawan left under Signal No. 1 due to Samuel

Nov 21, 2018 - 11:25 PM

Tropical Depression Samuel is expected to make landfall in the northern part of Palawan early Thursday morning, November 22