Philippine weather for August 2019 - updates

Rappler's latest stories on Philippine weather for August 2019

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LPA now Tropical Depression Jenny

Aug 26, 2019 - 3:20 PM

Tropical Depression Jenny is the Philippines' 10th tropical cyclone for 2019, and the 3rd for August

LPA likely to become tropical depression on August 26

Aug 26, 2019 - 12:40 PM

When the low pressure area develops into a tropical depression, it will be given the local name Jenny

Low pressure area enters PAR

Aug 26, 2019 - 7:30 AM

The low pressure area now inside the Philippine Area of Responsibility is 770 kilometers east of Guiuan, Eastern Samar

Severe Tropical Storm Ineng out, but still enhancing monsoon

Aug 24, 2019 - 8:50 PM

Rain from the enhanced southwest monsoon will continue in much of Luzon on Saturday evening, August 24

Severe Tropical Storm Ineng hits Taiwan, still within PAR

Aug 24, 2019 - 5:45 PM

Severe Tropical Storm Ineng (Bailu) is about to leave the Philippine Area of Responsibility, but the rain from the enhanced southwest monsoon is not yet over

Severe Tropical Storm Ineng moving away, but rain to persist

Aug 24, 2019 - 11:45 AM

While Severe Tropical Storm Ineng (Bailu) is off to Taiwan, much of Luzon and parts of the Visayas must stay on alert on Saturday, August 24

Severe Tropical Storm Ineng makes closest approach to Batanes

Aug 24, 2019 - 8:45 AM

Severe Tropical Storm Ineng (Bailu) and the southwest monsoon are bringing rain early Saturday morning, August 24

Severe Tropical Storm Ineng nears southern Taiwan-Batanes area

Aug 24, 2019 - 6:15 AM

Severe Tropical Storm Ineng (Bailu) is already 105 kilometers east northeast of Basco, Batanes, early Saturday, August 24

Severe Tropical Storm Ineng slightly intensifies

Aug 23, 2019 - 11:25 PM

Severe Tropical Storm Ineng (Bailu) has maximum winds of 100 km/h and gustiness of up to 125 km/h as of Friday evening, August 23

Severe Tropical Storm Ineng heads for southern Taiwan-Batanes area

Aug 23, 2019 - 6:20 PM

Severe Tropical Storm Ineng (Bailu) is 330 kilometers east southeast of Basco, Batanes, as of Friday afternoon, August 23

Severe Tropical Storm Ineng speeds up, strong winds loom

Aug 23, 2019 - 11:50 AM

Areas under Signal Nos. 1 and 2 are advised to watch out for strong winds triggered by Severe Tropical Storm Ineng (Bailu)

Ineng now severe tropical storm

Aug 23, 2019 - 6:35 AM

Signal No. 2 is raised in Batanes due to Severe Tropical Storm Ineng (Bailu) as of 5 am on Friday, August 23

Tropical Storm Ineng strengthens further, enhances monsoon

Aug 23, 2019 - 12:10 AM

Tropical Storm Ineng (Bailu) is poised to become a severe tropical storm within hours

Tropical Storm Ineng slows down again

Aug 22, 2019 - 7:15 PM

Signal No. 1 remains raised in 7 areas in Luzon, while Catanduanes will also see moderate to heavy rain on Thursday evening, August 22

Signal No. 1 raised as Tropical Storm Ineng slightly intensifies

Aug 22, 2019 - 11:55 AM

There are 7 areas under Signal No. 1 in Luzon due to Tropical Storm Ineng (Bailu) as of 11 am on Thursday, August 22

Tropical Storm Ineng slows down, maintains strength

Aug 22, 2019 - 6:45 AM

The outer rainbands of Tropical Storm Ineng (Bailu) and the southwest monsoon are bringing rain on Thursday, August 22

Tropical Storm Ineng's outer bands, monsoon to bring heavy rain

Aug 21, 2019 - 11:40 PM

Much of Luzon and the Visayas may be rainy on Thursday, August 22, either due to Tropical Storm Ineng's outer rainbands or the southwest monsoon

Ineng strengthens into tropical storm

Aug 21, 2019 - 5:50 PM

Tropical Storm Ineng (Bailu) has maximum winds of 65 km/h and gustiness of up to 80 km/h as of Wednesday afternoon, August 21

Tropical Depression Ineng slows down east of Quezon

Aug 21, 2019 - 12:15 PM

Tropical Depression Ineng's outer rainbands are affecting Bicol and Eastern Visayas on Wednesday, August 21

Tropical Depression Ineng's trough to bring rain on Ninoy Aquino Day

Aug 21, 2019 - 6:05 AM

Parts of the Philippines will have scattered rainshowers and thunderstorms due to Tropical Depression Ineng's trough or extension on Wednesday, August 21

LPA develops into Tropical Depression Ineng

Aug 20, 2019 - 9:50 PM

(UPDATED) Tropical Depression Ineng is the Philippines' 9th tropical cyclone for 2019 and the 2nd for August

Light-heavy rain expected in parts of Luzon on August 15

Aug 14, 2019 - 9:55 PM

The southwest monsoon will again bring scattered rainshowers and thunderstorms on Thursday, August 15

Parts of Luzon to have rain from southwest monsoon on August 14

Aug 13, 2019 - 11:15 PM

Scattered rainshowers and thunderstorms will persist due to the southwest monsoon on Wednesday, August 14

Southwest monsoon brings rain to parts of Luzon

Aug 12, 2019 - 10:10 PM

Severe Tropical Storm Krosa, located outside the Philippine Area of Responsibility, is enhancing the southwest monsoon

Southwest monsoon affecting entire Philippines

Aug 09, 2019 - 5:50 PM

PAGASA says on Friday afternoon, August 9, that the southwest monsoon will continue to bring rain, ranging from light to heavy

Typhoon Hanna leaves PAR, but monsoon still dumping rain

Aug 09, 2019 - 1:20 AM

(UPDATED) Typhoon Hanna (Lekima) is out of the Philippine Area of Responsibility, but the southwest monsoon makes it a rainy Friday, August 9

Typhoon Hanna to exit within hours, but monsoon rain to continue

Aug 08, 2019 - 6:50 PM

'Huwag tayong magpakakampante pa rin, dahil patuloy pa rin po 'yung habagat,' says PAGASA Weather Specialist Benison Estareja

Rain to persist from monsoon enhanced by Typhoon Hanna

Aug 08, 2019 - 12:20 PM

PAGASA advises residents of Luzon and Western Visayas to remain on alert for possible flash floods and landslides on Thursday, August 8

Typhoon Hanna intensifies once more, monsoon rain persists

Aug 08, 2019 - 6:15 AM

Signal No. 1 is still up in Batanes and the Babuyan Group of Islands due to Typhoon Hanna (Lekima), while heavy monsoon rain is expected in parts of Luzon and the Visayas on Thursday, August 8

Typhoon Hanna even stronger, heavy monsoon rain looms

Aug 07, 2019 - 11:55 PM

Batanes and the Babuyan Group of Islands are starting to feel the effects of Typhoon Hanna (Lekima), while the southwest monsoon will trigger more rain on Thursday, August 8

Typhoon Hanna continues to intensify, enhance monsoon

Aug 07, 2019 - 6:25 PM

PAGASA warns of rain in Batanes and the Babuyan Group of Islands due to Typhoon Hanna's outer rainbands, and also rain from the southwest monsoon in other parts of Luzon and the Visayas

Typhoon Hanna strengthens even more, slows down

Aug 07, 2019 - 12:25 PM

PAGASA warns that the outer rainbands of Typhoon Hanna (Lekima) will bring light to heavy rain and gusty winds to Batanes and the Babuyan Group of Islands

Hanna intensifies into typhoon

Aug 07, 2019 - 6:50 AM

(UPDATED) Hanna (Lekima) is the Philippines' 1st tropical cyclone to reach typhoon status in 2019

Satellite image of Severe Tropical Storm Hanna (Lekima) as of August 7, 2019, 5:30 am. Image from NOAA

Signal No. 1 in Batanes, Babuyan due to Hanna

Aug 06, 2019 - 11:45 PM

Severe Tropical Storm Hanna (Lekima) also continues to enhance the southwest monsoon, which will bring moderate to heavy rain to some areas on Wednesday, August 7

Severe Tropical Storm Hanna may become typhoon in 24 hours

Aug 06, 2019 - 7:05 PM

Hanna (Lekima) is still not expected to make landfall in the Philippines, but Signal No. 1 might be raised in extreme Northern Luzon

Hanna intensifies into severe tropical storm

Aug 06, 2019 - 12:05 PM

Severe Tropical Storm Hanna (Lekima) has maximum winds of 95 km/h and gustiness of up to 115 km/h as of Tuesday morning, August 6

Tropical Storm Hanna barely moving as it enhances monsoon

Aug 06, 2019 - 6:25 AM

As of early Tuesday, August 6, Tropical Storm Hanna (Lekima) is 815 kilometers east of Calayan, Cagayan, almost stationary in that spot

Hanna maintains strength, LPA outside PAR now a tropical depression

Aug 06, 2019 - 12:05 AM

Tropical Storm Hanna (Lekima) still has maximum winds of 85 km/h. A low pressure area outside the Philippine Area of Responsibility, meanwhile, becomes a tropical depression.

Tropical Storm Hanna slows down, still enhancing monsoon

Aug 05, 2019 - 6:25 PM

Tropical Storm Hanna (Lekima) is moving at only 10 kilometers per hour as of Monday afternoon, August 5

Sun's out as monsoon gets 'diverted' by LPA outside PAR

Aug 05, 2019 - 12:10 PM

Aside from Tropical Storm Hanna (Lekima), PAGASA spots a new low pressure area which is outside the Philippine Area of Responsibility

Tropical Storm Hanna slightly intensifies

Aug 05, 2019 - 5:50 AM

Tropical Storm Hanna (Lekima) now has maximum winds of 75 km/h and gustiness of up to 90 km/h as of early Monday morning, August 5

Tropical Storm Hanna maintains strength, monsoon to bring more rain

Aug 04, 2019 - 11:50 PM

Parts of Mimaropa will have light to heavy monsoon rain on Monday, August 5, while several other regions in Luzon as well as the Visayas will see scattered rainshowers

Hanna strengthens into tropical storm

Aug 04, 2019 - 5:25 PM

Tropical Storm Hanna (Lekima) now has maximum winds of 65 km/h and gustiness of up to 80 km/h as of Sunday afternoon, August 4

Tropical Depression Hanna may intensify in next hours, days

Aug 04, 2019 - 12:05 PM

While Tropical Depression Hanna is not expected to approach land, it is enhancing the southwest monsoon – the cause of rain in Luzon and the Visayas

Tropical Depression Hanna maintains strength as it enhances monsoon

Aug 04, 2019 - 6:35 AM

Light to heavy rain from the enhanced southwest monsoon is expected to persist in Luzon and the Visayas on Sunday, August 4

LPA develops into Tropical Depression Hanna

Aug 03, 2019 - 9:50 PM

(UPDATED) Tropical Depression Hanna, the Philippines' 8th tropical cyclone for 2019, is enhancing the southwest monsoon

LPA enhancing monsoon, may become Hanna in 24-36 hours

Aug 03, 2019 - 5:55 PM

While the low pressure area or potential Tropical Depression Hanna is unlikely to make landfall, it is enhancing the southwest monsoon, which will bring more rain to Luzon and Western Visayas

Parts of Luzon to have rainy weekend due to monsoon

Aug 03, 2019 - 7:05 AM

Moderate to heavy monsoon rain could bring more flash floods and landslides, warns PAGASA

Brace for more monsoon rain, potential Hanna

Aug 02, 2019 - 6:25 PM

The southwest monsoon will trigger more rain, while a low pressure area could develop into Tropical Depression Hanna

Tropical storm outside PAR enhances southwest monsoon

Aug 02, 2019 - 10:25 AM

Tropical Storm Wipha – outside the Philippine Area of Responsibility – is enhancing the southwest monsoon, which is bringing heavy rain to some areas in Luzon on Friday, August 2