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Tropical Storm Ramon bringing rain to parts of Luzon

Nov 15, 2019 - 12:05 AM

Tropical Storm Ramon (Kalmaegi) maintains its strength on Thursday evening, November 14

Tropical Storm Ramon inching toward Northern Luzon

Nov 14, 2019 - 6:20 PM

Tropical Storm Ramon (Kalmaegi) is 500 kilometers east of Baler, Aurora, as of Thursday afternoon, November 14

#WalangPasok: Class suspensions, Friday, November 15, 2019

Nov 14, 2019 - 1:00 PM

Bookmark and refresh this page for a list of areas where classes have been suspended for Friday, November 15, 2019

3 more areas under Signal No. 1 due to Tropical Storm Ramon

Nov 14, 2019 - 11:55 AM

The eastern part of Isabela, the northern part of Aurora, and Polillo Island are added to the list of areas under Signal No. 1 at 11 am on Thursday, November 14

Tropical Storm Ramon slightly slows down en route to land

Nov 14, 2019 - 7:35 AM

The slow-moving Tropical Storm Ramon (Kalmaegi) is 355 kilometers east of Legazpi City, Albay, as of early Thursday, November 14

Tropical Storm Ramon maintains strength over Philippine Sea

Nov 14, 2019 - 12:05 AM

Tropical Storm Ramon (Kalmaegi) is 400 kilometers east of Legazpi City, Albay, as of Wednesday evening, November 13

#WalangPasok: Class suspensions, Thursday, November 14, 2019

Nov 13, 2019 - 11:55 PM

Bookmark and refresh this page for a list of areas where classes have been suspended for Thursday, November 14, 2019

Catanduanes under Signal No. 2 due to Tropical Storm Ramon

Nov 13, 2019 - 6:00 PM

There are also 6 areas under Signal No. 1 as of 5 pm on Wednesday, November 13, as Tropical Storm Ramon (Kalmaegi) moves toward Northern Luzon

Signal No. 1 in 7 areas as Ramon becomes tropical storm

Nov 13, 2019 - 12:05 PM

Ramon strengthens into a tropical storm on Wednesday morning, November 13, with the international name Kalmaegi. PAGASA warns of heavy rain.

Tropical Depression Ramon slightly faster, shifts west northwest

Nov 13, 2019 - 7:40 AM

There are now 3 areas under Signal No. 1 due to Tropical Depression Ramon as of 5 am on Wednesday, November 13

Tropical Depression Ramon to affect parts of Luzon, Samar island

Nov 12, 2019 - 11:40 PM

Tropical Depression Ramon is 585 kilometers east of Borongan City, Eastern Samar, as of Tuesday evening, November 12

Tropical Depression Ramon slows down, Signal No. 1 raised

Nov 12, 2019 - 6:15 PM

Signal No. 1 is up in Eastern Samar and the eastern part of Northern Samar due to Tropical Depression Ramon as of Tuesday afternoon, November 12

Low pressure area now Tropical Depression Ramon

Nov 12, 2019 - 11:55 AM

Tropical Depression Ramon is the Philippines' 18th tropical cyclone for 2019, and the 2nd for November

LPA might become tropical depression by November 12 or 13

Nov 11, 2019 - 6:15 PM

There is a low pressure area 1,005 kilometers east of Virac, Catanduanes, as of Monday afternoon, November 11

Typhoon Quiel leaves PAR

Nov 09, 2019 - 6:55 AM

Typhoon Quiel (Nakri) is now outside the Philippine Area of Responsibility. The tail-end of a cold front will still affect parts of Luzon on Saturday, November 9.

Quiel becomes typhoon ahead of exit from PAR

Nov 08, 2019 - 5:40 PM

Typhoon Quiel (Nakri) is expected to leave the Philippine Area of Responsibility either on Friday night, November 8, or Saturday morning, November 9

Rappler Talk: PAGASA's Chris Perez on weather forecasting

Nov 08, 2019 - 12:55 PM

What are PAGASA operations like? What exactly do common weather forecasting terms mean? Rappler talks to PAGASA Senior Weather Specialist Chris Perez.

Severe Tropical Storm Quiel begins to move away from Philippines

Nov 08, 2019 - 12:25 PM

Severe Tropical Storm Quiel (Nakri) is 430 kilometers west of Coron, Palawan, inching southwest at 10 km/h as of Friday morning, November 8

Severe Tropical Storm Quiel lingers inside PAR

Nov 08, 2019 - 12:15 AM

Severe Tropical Storm Quiel (Nakri) is 375 kilometers west northwest of Coron, Palawan, hardly moving as of Thursday evening, November 7

Satisfaction in Duterte government slips in Q3, but rating still ‘very good’ – survey

Nov 07, 2019 - 12:40 PM

In the September 27-30 SWS survey, the Duterte administration gets the highest net rating in helping the poor, and the lowest in fighting inflation

President Rodrigo Roa Duterte presides over the 42nd Cabinet Meeting at the Malacañan Palace on October 11, 2019. Malacañang Photo

Quiel strengthens into severe tropical storm

Nov 07, 2019 - 11:45 AM

Severe Tropical Storm Quiel (Nakri) has maximum winds of 95 km/h and gustiness of up to 115 km/h as of Thursday morning, November 7

Tropical Storm Quiel still hardly moving

Nov 06, 2019 - 11:45 PM

Tropical Storm Quiel (Nakri) is 435 kilometers west northwest of Coron, Palawan, as of Wednesday evening, November 6

Tropical Storm Quiel gains more strength over West Philippine Sea

Nov 06, 2019 - 11:50 AM

PAGASA warns that rain from Tropical Storm Quiel (Nakri) and the tail-end of a cold front will continue in parts of Luzon and the Visayas on Wednesday, November 6

Quiel intensifies into tropical storm

Nov 05, 2019 - 11:50 PM

Quiel is given the international name Nakri as it becomes a tropical storm on Tuesday night, November 5

Tropical Depression Quiel enters PAR

Nov 05, 2019 - 11:45 AM

Tropical Depression Quiel is the Philippines' 17th tropical cyclone for 2019, and the 1st in November

LPA outside PAR develops into tropical depression

Nov 05, 2019 - 5:55 AM

The tropical depression is expected to enter the Philippine Area of Responsibility within 24 hours, says PAGASA early Tuesday, November 5

Scattered rain on November 1 due to LPA, northeast monsoon, easterlies

Nov 01, 2019 - 12:00 PM

The low pressure area is 240 kilometers east of Hinatuan, Surigao del Sur, while the northeast monsoon and the easterlies are affecting parts of Luzon on All Saints' Day

Majority of Filipinos believe trans women shouldn't use ladies' toilet – SWS

Oct 30, 2019 - 6:16 PM

The Social Weather Stations holds the survey over a month after transgender woman Gretchen Diez was barred from using the ladies' toilet at a Cubao mall

PRIDE. The Philippines holds an annual Pride March, calling on the government to protect LGBT rights. File photo by Buena Bernal/Rappler

Colder days ahead as PAGASA declares onset of northeast monsoon

Oct 25, 2019 - 6:59 PM

'Sa mga susunod na araw at buwan ay posible na po tayong makaranas o maramdaman na natin 'yung malamig na simoy ng hangin,' says PAGASA Weather Specialist Ana Clauren

Typhoon Perla leaves PAR, weakens into severe tropical storm

Oct 20, 2019 - 11:55 PM

While Perla (Neoguri) is already outside the Philippine Area of Responsibility, PAGASA continues to monitor the severe tropical storm with the international name Bualoi, also located outside

Typhoon Perla maintains strength, Bualoi outside PAR now severe tropical storm

Oct 20, 2019 - 12:15 PM

Aside from Typhoon Perla (Neoguri), PAGASA is monitoring Severe Tropical Storm Bualoi outside the Philippine Area of Responsibility

Typhoon Perla gains more strength ahead of exit from PAR

Oct 20, 2019 - 8:40 AM

Typhoon Perla (Neoguri) is already 635 kilometers east northeast of Basco, Batanes, and could leave the Philippine Area of Responsibility by early Monday, October 21

Perla now a typhoon

Oct 19, 2019 - 11:55 PM

Typhoon Perla (Neoguri) has maximum winds of 120 km/h and gustiness of up to 150 km/h as of Saturday evening, October 19

As Perla intensifies, shallow LPA and tropical depression seen outside PAR

Oct 19, 2019 - 6:45 PM

PAGASA is monitoring 3 weather systems – Severe Tropical Storm Perla (Neoguri) inside the Philippine Area of Responsibility, and two others outside

Perla strengthens into severe tropical storm

Oct 19, 2019 - 11:55 AM

Severe Tropical Storm Perla (Neoguri) has maximum winds of 95 km/h and gustiness of up to 115 km/h as of Saturday morning, October 19

Tropical Storm Perla slightly intensifies as it stays in same spot

Oct 18, 2019 - 6:15 PM

Tropical Storm Perla (Neoguri) is still 790 kilometers east of Basco, Batanes, as of Friday afternoon, October 18

Tropical Storm Perla hardly moving, but landfall unlikely

Oct 18, 2019 - 12:05 PM

PAGASA says 'changes in the forecast scenario' as of Friday morning, October 18, show Tropical Storm Perla (Neoguri) may no longer affect extreme Northern Luzon

Perla intensifies into tropical storm

Oct 18, 2019 - 8:45 AM

Tropical Storm Perla is given the international name Neoguri as it strengthens early Friday, October 18

Tropical Depression Perla slightly strengthens

Oct 17, 2019 - 7:50 PM

Tropical Depression Perla has maximum winds of 55 km/h and gustiness of up to 70 km/h as of Thursday afternoon, October 17

Robredo regains 'good' satisfaction rating – SWS

Oct 17, 2019 - 1:40 PM

The Vice President gets a big lift from Mindanao where her net satisfaction more than doubled

IMPROVING. File photo of Vice President Leni Robredo. Photo by Chari Villegas/OVP

Tropical Depression Perla slows down

Oct 16, 2019 - 11:35 PM

Tropical Depression Perla is 985 kilometers east of Tuguegarao City, Cagayan, as of Wednesday evening, October 16

When the High Court looks for compromises

Oct 16, 2019 - 11:16 PM

Are we in a better place?

Supreme Court of the Philippines in Padre Faura on June 19, 2018. Photo by LeAnne Jazul/Rappler

Low pressure area now Tropical Depression Perla

Oct 16, 2019 - 11:45 AM

Tropical Depression Perla is the Philippines' 16th tropical cyclone for 2019, and the 1st for October

PAGASA spots low pressure area

Oct 15, 2019 - 6:20 PM

The low pressure area is 1,160 kilometers east northeast of the Visayas as of Tuesday afternoon, October 15

Typhoon Hagibis no longer expected to enter PAR

Oct 10, 2019 - 6:55 PM

But PAGASA says the trough or extension of Typhoon Hagibis will affect the Visayas and Mindanao

Typhoon Hagibis' stay inside PAR might be brief

Oct 08, 2019 - 6:25 PM

PAGASA Weather Specialist Aldczar Aurelio says Typhoon Hagibis might just pass through the right corner of the Philippine Area of Responsibility

Typhoon Hagibis strengthens further outside PAR

Oct 07, 2019 - 7:25 PM

Typhoon Hagibis is 2,630 kilometers east of Southern Luzon as of Monday afternoon, October 7, still outside the Philippine Area of Responsibility

Hagibis strengthens into typhoon outside PAR

Oct 07, 2019 - 9:50 AM

Typhoon Hagibis has maximum winds of 120 km/h and gustiness of up to 150 km/h as of Monday morning, October 7

Tropical cyclone might enter PAR on October 10 or 11

Oct 06, 2019 - 5:25 PM

PAGASA is monitoring a tropical storm with the international name Hagibis, which could still intensify and then enter the Philippine Area of Responsibility

PAGASA monitors 2 LPAs, 1 shallow LPA

Oct 04, 2019 - 5:15 PM

Of these 3 weather systems being monitored, the low pressure area far outside the Philippine Area of Responsibility has the potential to eventually become a tropical cyclone