Philippine weather for August 2019 - updates

Rappler's latest stories on Philippine weather for August 2019

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2 low pressure areas, southwest monsoon bringing rain to PH

Aug 31, 2019 - 5:35 PM

One low pressure area is north of Cagayan, while another is east of Surigao del Sur. Both of them have a chance of developing into a tropical depression.

LPA affecting parts of Luzon, shallow LPA seen outside PAR

Aug 30, 2019 - 5:55 PM

A low pressure area is bringing scattered rainshowers and thunderstorms to parts of Luzon, while a shallow low pressure area is outside the Philippine Area of Responsibility

Southwest monsoon to affect parts of Luzon, Western Visayas on August 30

Aug 29, 2019 - 6:50 PM

PAGASA is also monitoring two cloud clusters – one inside the Philippine Area of Responsibility, and another outside

Here's why Tropical Storm Jenny didn't bring as much rain

Aug 28, 2019 - 6:10 PM

Wondering why your area didn't experience that much rain from Tropical Storm Jenny (Podul)? PAGASA explains.

Jenny exits PAR after re-intensifying into tropical storm

Aug 28, 2019 - 5:20 PM

Tropical Storm Jenny (Podul) is out of the Philippine Area of Responsibility, but the southwest monsoon will cause rain in parts of the country

Tropical Depression Jenny crosses Northern Luzon, exits landmass

Aug 28, 2019 - 7:10 AM

PAGASA says Tropical Depression Jenny could re-intensify into a tropical storm as it moves further away from landmass

Jenny makes landfall in Aurora, weakens into tropical depression

Aug 28, 2019 - 1:00 AM

(UPDATED) Jenny (Podul) hits the municipality of Casiguran in Aurora at 10:40 pm on Tuesday, August 27

Satellite image of Tropical Depression Jenny (Podul) as of August 28, 2019, 12:40 am. Image from PAGASA

Tropical Storm Jenny about to hit northern Aurora

Aug 27, 2019 - 11:55 PM

Tropical Storm Jenny (Podul) is already over the coastal waters of Casiguran, Aurora, with landfall expected before 1 am on Wednesday, August 28

Tropical Storm Jenny poses threat to Aurora

Aug 27, 2019 - 6:30 PM

Tropical Storm Jenny (Podul) could make landfall in Aurora between 9 pm on Tuesday, August 27, and 1 am on Wednesday, August 28

Jenny strengthens into tropical storm

Aug 27, 2019 - 11:45 AM

Isabela, Aurora, and Quirino are under Signal No. 2 due to Tropical Storm Jenny (Podul) as of 11 am on Tuesday, August 27

29 areas under Signal No. 1 as Tropical Depression Jenny speeds up

Aug 27, 2019 - 6:40 AM

Metro Manila is among the areas added under Signal No. 1 before dawn on Tuesday, August 27

Signal No. 1 in 20 areas as Tropical Depression Jenny slightly intensifies

Aug 27, 2019 - 12:25 AM

PAGASA warns that Tropical Depression Jenny and the southwest monsoon will trigger light to heavy rain in Luzon and the Visayas

LPA now Tropical Depression Jenny

Aug 26, 2019 - 3:20 PM

(UPDATED) 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.