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Southwest monsoon begins, but not yet rainy season

Jun 11, 2019 - 6:40 PM

PAGASA announces the onset of the southwest monsoon or hanging habagat in the Philippines on Tuesday, June 11

Light rain expected in parts of PH on February 1

Jan 31, 2019 - 6:05 PM

The northeast monsoon is affecting the Philippines, says PAGASA

Tail-end of a cold front bringing rain to parts of Mindanao

Jan 30, 2019 - 9:46 PM

Northern Mindanao, Caraga, the Davao Region, Soccsksargen, Maguindanao, and Lanao del Sur should watch out for possible flash floods and landslides

LPA trough to trigger rain in parts of Mindanao

Jan 29, 2019 - 7:00 PM

Sultan Kudarat, Sarangani, South Cotabato, and Davao Occidental will have rain due to the trough or extension of a low pressure area which formed on Tuesday, January 29

Northeast monsoon to bring light rain on January 29

Jan 28, 2019 - 6:00 PM

Parts of the Philippines will have light rain on Tuesday, January 29

Tail-end of cold front, northeast monsoon to bring rain on January 27

Jan 26, 2019 - 8:31 PM

Mindanao will experience scattered rainshowers and thunderstorms, while many parts of the country will have light rain

Satellite image as of January 26, 7:30 pm from PAGASA website

Tail-end of a cold front to bring rain on January 24

Jan 23, 2019 - 6:25 PM

Bicol, the Visayas, and Romblon are expected to have light to heavy rain on Thursday, January 24

LPA may maintain status when it enters PAR

Jan 17, 2019 - 6:05 PM

The low pressure area outside the Philippine Area of Responsibility only has a slim chance of becoming a tropical depression, as of Thursday, January 17

Cold front to trigger rain in parts of Mindanao on January 17

Jan 16, 2019 - 8:10 PM

Northern Mindanao, Caraga, and the Davao Region will have light to heavy rain on Thursday, January 17

Potential tropical cyclone may enter PAR on January 18 or 19

Jan 15, 2019 - 9:20 PM

The potential tropical cyclone, which is still a low pressure area, remains outside the Philippine Area of Responsibility

Isolated rainshowers in parts of PH on January 15

Jan 14, 2019 - 6:30 PM

PAGASA also continues to monitor a low pressure area located outside the Philippine Area of Responsibility

Cold front to trigger rain in parts of Mindanao on January 14

Jan 13, 2019 - 5:05 PM

Caraga, the Davao Region, and Soccsksargen are expected to have light to heavy rain on Monday, January 14

PH might soon have first tropical cyclone of 2019

Jan 12, 2019 - 6:20 PM

There is a new low pressure area still outside the Philippine Area of Responsibility which could become a tropical depression

PAGASA spots low pressure area outside PAR

Jan 11, 2019 - 5:30 PM

The trough or extension of the low pressure area is bringing rain to Mindanao

Parts of Visayas, Mindanao to be rainy on January 11

Jan 10, 2019 - 6:25 PM

The rain on Friday, January 11, will be due to the tail-end of a cold front

Isolated rainshowers in parts of PH on January 7

Jan 06, 2019 - 5:00 PM

The northeast monsoon will affect Luzon and the Visayas, but PAGASA does not expect any 'significant impact'

Scattered rainshowers in Mindanao on January 6

Jan 05, 2019 - 7:39 PM

Meanwhile, the northeast monsoon will bring light to moderate rain in Visayas and Palawan, and isolated light rain in Luzon, including Metro Manila

Satellite image as of January 5, 2019, 6:30 pm from PAGASA website

Light rain in Luzon, Visayas on January 4

Jan 03, 2019 - 5:40 PM

The rain will be due to the northeast monsoon, says PAGASA

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

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

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