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Falcon might become tropical storm en route to Batanes area

Jul 16, 2019 - 12:00 PM

Tropical Depression Falcon has maximum winds of 55 km/h and gustiness of up to 70 km/h as of late Tuesday morning, July 16

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Jul 16, 2019 - 6:50 AM

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Falcon landfall less likely, but rain still expected

Jul 16, 2019 - 6:30 AM

Tropical Depression Falcon is generally heading for the Batanes-Babuyan area, but now moving west and not northwest as of early Tuesday, July 16

3 areas under Signal No. 1 due to Tropical Depression Falcon

Jul 15, 2019 - 11:35 PM

Signal No. 1 is raised in Cagayan, Batanes, and the northern part of Isabela on Monday night, July 15

Tropical Depression Falcon, enhanced monsoon to bring rain

Jul 15, 2019 - 12:00 PM

It will be rainy in parts of Luzon, the Visayas, and Mindanao from Monday to Wednesday, July 15 to 17, due to Tropical Depression Falcon and the enhanced southwest monsoon

LPA develops into Tropical Depression Falcon

Jul 15, 2019 - 7:10 AM

Tropical Depression Falcon, located 990 kilometers east of Virac, Catanduanes, is the Philippines' 6th tropical cyclone for 2019

LPA that used to be Egay gone, but monsoon rain persists

Jul 02, 2019 - 7:25 AM

Flash floods and landslides remain possible in areas affected by the southwest monsoon, especially during heavy rain or severe thunderstorms

Egay weakens into LPA, but monsoon rain not yet over

Jul 01, 2019 - 5:30 PM

The low pressure area which used to be Tropical Depression Egay may bring rain to Northern Luzon, while the southwest monsoon will trigger more rain in Luzon and the Visayas

Tropical Depression Egay barely moving, still enhancing monsoon

Jul 01, 2019 - 12:05 PM

Most of Luzon, including Metro Manila, and Western Visayas are dealing with light to heavy rain from the southwest monsoon enhanced by Tropical Depression Egay

Egay slightly weakens, but monsoon triggers more rain

Jul 01, 2019 - 7:25 AM

Signal No. 1 is raised in Batanes and the Babuyan Group of Islands since Tropical Depression Egay may pass near their area

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Jul 01, 2019 - 2:42 AM

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Rainy July 1 likely in Luzon, Visayas as Egay boosts monsoon

Jun 30, 2019 - 11:55 PM

Tropical Depression Egay is 405 kilometers east northeast of Casiguran, Aurora, as of Sunday night, June 30. It is still enhancing the southwest monsoon.

Egay-enhanced monsoon to bring more rain

Jun 30, 2019 - 6:10 PM

The rain from the southwest monsoon enhanced by Tropical Depression Egay will persist in parts of Luzon on Sunday night, June 30

Tropical Depression Egay maintains strength as it enhances monsoon

Jun 30, 2019 - 12:00 PM

Parts of Luzon and the Visayas are having a rainy Sunday, June 30, due to the southwest monsoon enhanced by Tropical Depression Egay

Tropical Depression Egay, shallow LPA enhancing monsoon

Jun 30, 2019 - 7:20 AM

Aside from Tropical Depression Egay, a shallow low pressure area is also seen to enhance the southwest monsoon on Sunday, June 30

LPA now Tropical Depression Egay

Jun 29, 2019 - 9:00 PM

(UPDATED) Tropical Depression Egay is the Philippines' 5th tropical cyclone for 2019

Dodong leaves but monsoon to bring rain, 2 LPAs spotted

Jun 26, 2019 - 11:40 PM

Tropical Depression Dodong is out of the Philippine Area of Responsibility, but rain from the southwest monsoon is expected. There are also two low pressure areas being monitored.

Dodong set to exit, but monsoon rain seen in last days of June

Jun 26, 2019 - 12:10 PM

Tropical Depression Dodong is on its way out of the Philippine Area of Responsibility, but it will be a rainy last week of June in some areas due to the southwest monsoon

Tropical Depression Dodong slows down while enhancing monsoon

Jun 25, 2019 - 11:30 PM

Dodong is 655 kilometers east of Calayan, Cagayan, on Tuesday night, June 25, moving at a slower 15 kilometers per hour

LPA now Tropical Depression Dodong

Jun 25, 2019 - 3:50 PM

(UPDATED) Tropical Depression Dodong, the Philippines' 4th tropical cyclone for 2019, is enhancing the southwest monsoon

Chedeng makes landfall in Davao Occidental, becomes LPA

Mar 19, 2019 - 8:25 AM

Tropical Depression Chedeng weakens into a low pressure area after hitting Davao Occidental on Tuesday, March 19

Tropical Depression Chedeng shifts toward Davao Occidental

Mar 18, 2019 - 11:50 PM

Chedeng might make landfall in the eastern coast of Davao Occidental between 2 am and 6 am on Tuesday, March 19

Tropical Depression Chedeng slows down en route to Davao Oriental

Mar 18, 2019 - 5:50 PM

Moderate to heavy rain will persist in the regions of Caraga and Davao on Monday, March 18

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Mar 18, 2019 - 3:35 PM

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Tropical Depression Chedeng to affect Davao, Caraga

Mar 18, 2019 - 11:45 AM

There are 10 areas in Mindanao under Signal No. 1 as of Monday morning, March 18

Rain from Tropical Depression Chedeng to begin on March 18

Mar 18, 2019 - 6:25 AM

The Davao Region is expected to have rain and gusty winds which may trigger flash floods and landslides

Signal No. 1 in 6 areas due to Tropical Depression Chedeng

Mar 17, 2019 - 11:40 PM

Chedeng is already 725 kilometers east of Davao City as of Sunday evening, March 17

Tropical Depression Chedeng enters PAR

Mar 17, 2019 - 5:25 PM

Signal No. 1 is raised in Davao Oriental as of Sunday afternoon, March 17, with Chedeng inside the Philippine Area of Responsibility

Tropical depression to enter PAR on March 16 or 17

Mar 16, 2019 - 12:15 PM

The tropical depression is 1,505 kilometers east of Mindanao as of Saturday morning, March 16, still outside the Philippine Area of Responsibility

Tropical Depression Betty weakens into low pressure area

Mar 01, 2019 - 8:35 AM

The low pressure area is expected to dissipate and does not pose a threat

Tropical Depression Betty enters PAR, but poses no threat

Feb 28, 2019 - 11:25 PM

Tropical Depression Betty (Wutip) is now inside the Philippine Area of Responsibility. It will likely weaken into a low pressure area.

Tropical Depression Amang weakens into LPA

Jan 21, 2019 - 8:35 PM

Though Amang is now downgraded to a low pressure area, rain will still continue in parts of Bicol and Northern Samar

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Jan 21, 2019 - 7:15 PM

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Parts of Bicol, Northern Samar to have more rain from Amang

Jan 21, 2019 - 5:56 PM

Tropical Depression Amang is already 105 kilometers east of Catarman, Northern Samar, as of late Monday afternoon, January 21

Rain from Tropical Depression Amang to continue in Eastern Visayas, Bicol

Jan 21, 2019 - 11:35 AM

Signal No. 1 is lifted in Mindanao, but still raised in parts of Luzon and the Visayas as of 11 am on Monday, January 21

Tropical Depression Amang shifts, now off to Samar-Leyte area

Jan 21, 2019 - 8:50 AM

Amang was initially moving toward Southern Leyte but shifted direction, says PAGASA

Tropical Depression Amang slows down on its way to Southern Leyte

Jan 21, 2019 - 5:45 AM

Amang is moving at just 10 kilometers per hour, as of 5 am on Monday, January 21

Tropical Depression Amang heads for Southern Leyte

Jan 21, 2019 - 2:30 AM

At 2 am on Monday, January 21, PAGASA says Amang is already in the vicinity of the Dinagat Islands and moving toward Southern Leyte

Tropical Depression Amang makes landfall in Siargao

Jan 20, 2019 - 11:25 PM

Amang maintains its strength and speed as it hits land on Sunday evening, January 20. Heavy rain is expected to continue.

Heavy rain seen as Tropical Depression Amang nears Surigao

Jan 20, 2019 - 5:50 PM

Signal No. 1 remains raised in 13 areas late Sunday afternoon, January 20

Tropical Depression Amang maintains strength en route to Surigao

Jan 20, 2019 - 2:30 PM

Amang is expected to make landfall in the Surigao del Norte-Siargao Island area on Sunday afternoon or evening, January 20

Signal No. 1 in 13 areas as Tropical Depression Amang heads for Caraga

Jan 20, 2019 - 11:45 AM

Amang is now moving at a slightly faster 30 kilometers per hour, on track for landfall on Sunday afternoon or evening, January 20

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Jan 20, 2019 - 11:10 AM

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Tropical Depression Amang speeds up ahead of landfall

Jan 20, 2019 - 8:15 AM

Amang is now 360 kilometers east of Hinatuan, Surigao del Sur, as of early Sunday morning, January 20

PAGASA: No wrong forecast for Tropical Depression Usman

Jan 16, 2019 - 7:35 PM

The state weather bureau responds to allegations that it gave an incorrect forecast for Tropical Depression Usman in December 2018

Wrong forecast worsened Usman death toll in Bicol – expert

Jan 06, 2019 - 9:57 AM

(UPDATED) Late warnings and a lack of hazard awareness also played a role, says disaster scientist and Project NOAH director Mahar Lagmay

DEATH TOLL. Tropical Depression Usman causes heavy flooding and leaves more than 100 people in Bicol dead. Photo courtesy of Mahar Lagmay

Death toll from Tropical Depression Usman rises to 126

Jan 05, 2019 - 10:07 PM

(UPDATED) The NDRRMC says at least 60 persons are injured, while 26 remain missing

RETRIEVAL OPS. Members of the Philippine Red Cross - Camarines Sur carry a body bag containing a cadaver from a landslide area in the province. Photo courtesy of Philippine Red Cross - Camarines Sur

How Tropical Depression Usman affected schools

Jan 05, 2019 - 8:14 PM

Aside from damage to school infrastructure, Tropical Depression Usman also placed students' lives in danger

FLOODED SCHOOLS. Several schools in Camarines Sur and Oriental Mindoro experience flooding due to Tropical Depression Usman. File photos from Roel Paul Registrado and Twitter user @opparisyon

Bicol farmers affected by Usman to get soft loans, aid

Jan 04, 2019 - 10:03 PM

At least 28,714 farmers and 30,900.07 hectares in Bicol were affected by Usman and the tail end of the cold front

DESTROYED. This riceland in Albay has turned into a lake for several days due to flooding brought by Tropical Depression Usman and the Tail End of the Cold Front in December 2018. Photo by Rhaydz Barcia/Rappler

P12.5 million in aid given to victims of Tropical Depression Usman in Bicol

Jan 04, 2019 - 7:09 PM

The region was among those hit badly by Usman, which triggered heavy rains that caused massive flooding and landslides

ASSISTANCE. Residents in Bicol affected by Tropical Depression Usman were given food and non-food items as part of assistance from the government. Photo courtesy of the Department of Social Welfare and Development