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The week in photos: August 11-17, 2018

Aug 18, 2018 - 9:30 PM

This week's selection of photo highlights here and around the world

In this photo taken on August 11, 2018, Indian people watch a 'Wall of Death' show at a fair in the outskirts of Ajmer, in the Indian state of Rajasthan. / AFP PHOTO / HIMANSHU SHARMA

NDRRMC: 2 dead, 3 missing due to monsoon rain, floods

Aug 17, 2018 - 9:19 PM

Over a million residents throughout 5 regions have been affected by the ongoing monsoon, says the National Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council

FLOODS. In Tatalon, Quezon City 4 to 5 meter-high flood waters inundate homes in due to heavy rains caused by the southwest monsoon on August 11, 2018. Photo by LeAnne Jazul/Rappler

Expect expensive veggies: P28M in Cordillera vegetable damaged

Aug 17, 2018 - 8:05 PM

The heightened monsoon rains last weekend have damaged crops mostly in Mountain Province, Abra, and Baguio City

RAIN OR SHINE. Porters in Baguio City load vegetables onto dealers' trucks for delivery to lowland areas like Manila and nearby provinces. Photo by Mau Victa/Rappler

Over a million now affected by monsoon rain, floods

Aug 16, 2018 - 9:35 PM

The National Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council remains on red alert with personnel on duty 24/7 to assist affected communities

ASSISTANCE. Evacuees at the Malanday Elementary School in Marikina City queue for sleeping kits and relief goods from DSWD on Monday, August 13, 2018. The evacuees remain at the school due to flooding brought about by nonstop monsoon rain enhanced by Tropical Storm Karding over the weekend. Photo by Darren Langit/Rappler

Monsoon rain, floods affect over 800,000

Aug 15, 2018 - 9:00 PM

The National Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council pegs the initial damage from the southwest monsoon at P36 million

EVACUATE. Heavy rains from the enhanced southwest moon force residents to flee their homes for evacuations sites such as the Barangay Bagong Silang evacuation center (photographed) in Quezon city. Photo by Maria Tan/Rappler

Habagat claims 3 lives in Benguet

Aug 14, 2018 - 5:23 PM

The Cordillera remains at risk of landslides and flooding with torrential rains and wind raging for the past 4 days

LOOK: Over 100,000 people remain in evacuation centers after weekend floods

Aug 14, 2018 - 5:17 PM

Almost 700,000 people from 469 barangays in 4 regions have been affected by the heavy rains and flooding from the southwest monsoon or hanging habagat since August 11

EVACUATE. With heavy rainfall continuing, residents remain in the Baranggay Bagong Silang evacuation center in Cavite on August 14, 2018. Photo by Maria Tan/Rappler

Tagle, Villegas seek aid for monsoon flood victims

Aug 14, 2018 - 11:30 AM

Filipinos can course donations through their parishes, dioceses, or Caritas offices, says Manila Archbishop Luis Antonio Cardinal Tagle

IN PRAYER. Manila Archbishop Luis Antonio Cardinal Tagle leads a prayer at the 5th Philippine Conference on New Evangelization on July 21, 2018. Photo by Angie de Silva/Rappler

2 dead, 3 injured in Cordillera during rainy weekend

Aug 13, 2018 - 6:13 PM

One person is confirmed drowned in Baguio City and Cordillera police report another death after an Isuzu Elf truck falls into a ravine in Kibungan, Benguet

PAGASA Baguio Synoptic Station recorded 249.2mm amount of rainfall in  Baguio City from August 11 to August 12, 2018 today acording to Office of Civil Defense Cordillera. Expect contonues rainfall according to OCD -CAR. Photo by Mau Victa/Rappler

EU vows P9.2 million for flood victims in PH

Aug 08, 2018 - 12:30 PM

The European Union is extending this aid even as President Rodrigo Duterte lambasts them for supposedly interfering in his bloody anti-drug campaign

FLOODED. Residents brave knee-high flood along Antero Soriano Highway in General Trias, Cavite, due to Tropical Depression Josie and the southwest monsoon on July 22, 2018. Photo by Inoue Jaena/Rappler

1 dead, 1 missing due to monsoon rains in Zambales

Jul 23, 2018 - 4:39 PM

Olongapo City rescue officials identify the fatality as Maria Veronica Rafael of Otero Avenue in Barangay Mabayuan

FLOODED BRIDGE. Bajac-Bajac Bridge in Olongapo City is flooded. Photo by Randy Datu/Rappler

Monsoon rains increase risk of landslides in Baguio, Benguet

Jul 21, 2018 - 1:34 PM

The Office of Civil Defense in Cordillera records 17 landslide incidents, including 9 in Baguio and 4 in the rest of Benguet

Thailand flood death toll rises to 15

Dec 05, 2017 - 5:17 PM

Some one million residents have been hit in some way: through submerged or damaged homes, disruption to occupations such as farming, or transport difficulties because of flooded roads

At least 700 killed in South Asia floods

Aug 21, 2017 - 12:50 AM

Over a million people are forced to flee their homes due to the massive flooding

Indian villagers attempt to cross flood waters with the help of rope and empty canisters next to a washed away portion of a bridge at Palsa village in Purnia district in Bihar state on August 18, 2017. At least 221 people have died and more than 1.5 million have been displaced by monsoon flooding across India, Nepal and Bangladesh, officials said August 15, as rescuers scoured submerged villages for the missing. / AFP PHOTO / DIPTENDU DUTTA

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Heavy rain in parts of Mimaropa, CamNorte, Quezon due to LPA

Mar 21, 2017 - 11:46 AM

State weather bureau PAGASA warns the low pressure area could trigger flash floods and landslides on Tuesday March 21

LPA to bring heavy rain to Eastern Visayas on Tuesday

Mar 20, 2017 - 7:35 PM

The low pressure area is 30 kilometers southwest of Catbalogan Samar as of Monday afternoon March 20

LPA to bring heavy rain to Davao, Caraga

Mar 19, 2017 - 5:25 PM

Residents of those regions should be on alert for possible flash floods and landslides

Light-moderate rain in Bicol, Eastern Visayas on Thursday

Mar 15, 2017 - 5:25 PM

There will also be light rain in Ilocos Cordillera and Cagayan Valley says state weather bureau PAGASA

Light-moderate rain in Bicol, parts of Visayas on Monday

Mar 13, 2017 - 12:00 AM

The rain is due to the tail end of a cold front according to state weather bureau PAGASA

PAGASA warning: More heavy rain in Mindanao on Friday

Mar 09, 2017 - 11:55 PM

Mindanao residents are advised to be on alert for possible flash floods and landslides

PAGASA monitoring low pressure area off Mindanao

Mar 05, 2017 - 7:20 PM

The LPA is 400 kilometers east southeast of Hinatuan Surigao del Sur

Moderate-heavy rain in Aurora, Quezon on Monday

Feb 19, 2017 - 11:45 PM

State weather bureau PAGASA advises the two provinces to watch out for possible flash floods and landslides

Light rain in parts of Luzon on Friday

Feb 09, 2017 - 11:45 PM

There ll be rain due to the northeast monsoon in Cagayan Valley Ilocos Cordillera Central Luzon and Metro Manila

Light rain in Luzon on Thursday

Feb 08, 2017 - 11:15 PM

The regions of Cagayan Valley Cordillera and Bicol as well as the provinces of Aurora and Quezon will most feel the effects of the northeast monsoon

Light rain in Luzon on Wednesday

Feb 07, 2017 - 10:25 PM

The northeast monsoon continues to affect Northern Luzon and Central Luzon says state weather bureau PAGASA

Tropical Depression Bising weakens into low pressure area

Feb 06, 2017 - 5:35 PM

The LPA is already 690 kilometers east of Juban Sorsogon farther away from the Philippines

Light-moderate rain in Eastern Visayas, Caraga on Monday

Feb 05, 2017 - 6:20 PM

Tropical Depression Bising is 385 kilometers east northeast of Hinatuan Surigao del Sur but it will not hit land

Light rain in parts of PH on Thursday

Jan 25, 2017 - 10:40 PM

State weather bureau PAGASA says the northeast monsoon is affecting the entire country

Light-moderate rain in PH on Wednesday

Jan 24, 2017 - 9:35 PM

The northeast monsoon is affecting Luzon and the Visayas while the tail end of a cold front is affecting the eastern part of Mindanao

Light-moderate rain in parts of PH on Monday

Jan 22, 2017 - 7:45 PM

The tail end of a cold front and the northeast monsoon will bring more rain

Light-moderate rain in parts of Mindanao on Thursday

Jan 04, 2017 - 5:40 PM

Some areas in Luzon will also have light rain due to the northeast monsoon

Light rain in parts of Luzon on Wednesday

Dec 20, 2016 - 5:35 PM

It will be rainy in the regions of Ilocos Cordillera Cagayan Valley and Central Luzon

Light-moderate rain in parts of PH on Tuesday

Dec 19, 2016 - 8:10 PM

The northeast monsoon and the tail end of a cold front are bringing rain

Light-moderate rain in parts of PH on Monday

Dec 18, 2016 - 10:15 PM

The northeast monsoon is affecting Northern Luzon and Central Luzon according to PAGASA

Light-moderate rain in parts of Visayas, Mindanao on Wednesday

Oct 11, 2016 - 9:00 PM

There is a low pressure area embedded along the intertropical convergence zone

Rainy Monday for Northern Luzon, Central Luzon

Oct 09, 2016 - 6:45 PM

The southwest monsoon is still being enhanced by Julian Aere even though the tropical storm is already outside the Philippine Area of Responsibility PAR

Tropical Storm Julian leaves PAR; monsoon rain on Friday

Oct 06, 2016 - 5:45 PM

There is no more tropical cyclone inside the Philippine Area of Responsibility but the southwest monsoon will bring rain to Luzon and the Visayas on Friday October 7

Moderate-heavy rain in parts of Luzon on Thursday

Sep 28, 2016 - 8:40 PM

The rain is still due to the southwest monsoon Meanwhile PAGASA is also monitoring a tropical storm that s still outside the Philippine Area of Responsibility

Typhoon Helen leaves PAR; southwest monsoon brings rain

Sep 28, 2016 - 12:55 AM

Light to moderate rain and thunderstorms are expected in parts of Luzon and Western Visayas on Wednesday September 28

Light-moderate rain in Luzon, Western Visayas on Thursday

Sep 14, 2016 - 7:45 PM

Typhoon Gener Malakas is enhancing the southwest monsoon which will bring the rain on Thursday September 15

Batanes, Babuyan Islands under signal no. 2 due to Ferdie

Sep 12, 2016 - 11:25 PM

Several other areas in Luzon also remain under signal no 1 as Typhoon Ferdie Meranti strengthens anew

More areas under signal no. 1 as Ferdie intensifies

Sep 12, 2016 - 6:05 PM

PAGASA advises those in affected areas to watch out for heavy rain and very strong winds brought by Typhoon Ferdie Meranti

Satellite image as of September 12, 4 pm. Image courtesy of PAGASA

Typhoon Ferdie strengthens as it heads for extreme Northern Luzon

Sep 12, 2016 - 12:05 PM

Cagayan Apayao Batanes and the Babuyan Group of Islands are under signal number 1

PAGASA: No landfall for Typhoon Ferdie

Sep 11, 2016 - 8:25 PM

Typhoon Ferdie Meranti is 1 280 kilometers east of Casiguran Aurora moving west northwest at 22 kilometers per hour

Light-moderate rain in parts of PH on Thursday

Sep 07, 2016 - 10:35 PM

There is a low pressure area 175 kilometers east southeast of Hinatuan Surigao del Sur and the southwest monsoon is affecting extreme Northern Luzon

PAGASA: Two low pressure areas off Batanes

Sep 05, 2016 - 12:50 AM

The southwest monsoon will also bring more rain to Northern Luzon and Central Luzon on Monday September 5

Severe Tropical Storm Enteng leaves PAR

Sep 01, 2016 - 11:30 PM

Enteng Namtheun did not directly affect the Philippines similar to Dindo Lionrock

Enteng set to leave PAR; monsoon affecting parts of Luzon

Sep 01, 2016 - 8:10 PM

Tropical Storm Enteng Namtheun continues to move away from the Philippines

Tropical Storm Enteng enhancing monsoon, but won't hit land

Sep 01, 2016 - 1:20 PM

Enteng Namtheun will only stay near the boundary of the Philippine Area of Responsibility and is expected to leave PAR in less than a day

Satellite image as of September 1, 10 am. Image courtesy of PAGASA