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Florence 'unloading epic amounts of rainfall' in North Carolina

Sep 16, 2018 - 12:12 AM

North Carolina Governor Roy Cooper warns residents against returning home because of the dangers posed by rising floodwaters

FLOODed. Flood waters from the Trent River inundate a park in Pollocksville, North Carolina on September 14, 2018 during Hurricane Florence. Photo by Logan Cyrus/AFP

Florence turns deadly, unleashing 'catastrophic' floods on Carolinas

Sep 15, 2018 - 8:31 AM

(2nd UPDATE) Despite the downgrade the National Hurricane Center says Florence continues to cause 'catastrophic' flooding and severe rains over North and South Carolina

NOW A TROPICAL STORM. Neighborhoods are flooded after the storm surge from Tropical Storm Florence flooded the Neuse River on September 14, 2018 in New Bern, North Carolina. Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images/AFP

Typhoon Mangkhut intensifies yet again as it heads for PAR

Sep 11, 2018 - 6:10 PM

Since Mangkhut remains over water outside the Philippine Area of Responsibility, it might still strengthen into a super typhoon

LPA to bring more rain; Mangkhut now typhoon outside PAR

Sep 09, 2018 - 5:40 PM

The low pressure area is affecting parts of Luzon, while Typhoon Mangkhut might enter the Philippine Area of Responsibility on Wednesday, September 12

LPA brings rain to parts of Luzon on September 9

Sep 09, 2018 - 11:55 AM

The low pressure area is 145 kilometers northeast of Basco, Batanes, as of late Sunday morning, September 9

Tropical Storm Gordon makes landfall on US Gulf Coast, one death reported

Sep 05, 2018 - 5:28 PM

The fatality came in Pensacola, Florida when a tree fell on a mobile home and killed a child, the National Weather Service says

TROPICAL STORM GORDON. This satellite image obtained from The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) shows Tropical Storm Gordon moving towards the US Gulf Coast on September 4, 2018. Photo from NOAA/AFP

Tropical Storm Lane causes 'severe' flooding in Hawaii

Aug 25, 2018 - 2:14 PM

(3rd UPDATE) Slow-moving Lane 'will produce excessive rainfall this weekend, which could lead to additional flash flooding and landslides,' says the Central Pacific Hurricane Center

Monsoon rain expected in parts of Luzon on August 21

Aug 20, 2018 - 5:15 PM

Typhoon Soulik, located outside the Philippine Area of Responsibility, is enhancing the southwest monsoon

Monsoon bringing rain to parts of Luzon on August 20

Aug 19, 2018 - 9:05 PM

There are also two tropical cyclones outside the Philippine Area of Responsibility, but they're unlikely to enter

Scattered rains to hit parts of Luzon on August 17

Aug 16, 2018 - 10:30 PM

The southwest monsoon will affect the Ilocos Region, the Cordillera Administrative Region, Batanes, and the Babuyan Group of Islands

Rain in parts of Luzon expected on August 16

Aug 15, 2018 - 11:45 PM

The southwest monsoon will affect Batanes, the Babuyan Group of Islands, Ilocos, Cordillera, Zambales, and Bataan

Monsoon rain to continue in Luzon on August 15

Aug 14, 2018 - 10:45 PM

The low pressure area east northeast of Batanes is still enhancing the southwest monsoon

LPA enhances monsoon; Leepi stays outside, heads for Japan

Aug 14, 2018 - 12:30 PM

The low pressure area is still making the southwest monsoon stronger, while Severe Tropical Storm Leepi will not affect the Philippines

Heavy monsoon rain expected in Northern, Central Luzon

Aug 14, 2018 - 6:30 AM

Rain from the southwest monsoon will mostly be in Ilocos, Cordillera, Batanes, the Babuyan Group of Islands, Zambales, and Bataan on Tuesday, August 14

LPA unlikely to strengthen, but more monsoon rain seen

Aug 13, 2018 - 10:00 PM

Moderate to heavy monsoon rain will hit Ilocos, Cordillera, Batanes, the Babuyan Group of Islands, Zambales, Bataan, and Occidental Mindoro

Karding no longer enhancing monsoon, but LPA will

Aug 13, 2018 - 1:40 PM

The low pressure area is 925 kilometers east northeast of Basco, Batanes, and will enhance the southwest monsoon which is affecting Luzon

PAGASA warns heavy rain to hit Luzon again on August 13

Aug 12, 2018 - 6:15 PM

Metro Manila, Ilocos, Cordillera, Central Luzon, Calabarzon, Oriental Mindoro, and Occidental Mindoro should stay on alert for floods and landslides

Tropical Storm Leepi outside PAR, 'unlikely' to enter

Aug 12, 2018 - 7:10 AM

But the southwest monsoon enhanced by Tropical Storm Karding (Yagi) will continue to bring rain on Sunday, August 12

Forced evacuation as Marikina River reaches 3rd alarm

Aug 11, 2018 - 8:11 PM

At least 800 families or 5,000 individuals have reportedly left their homes already as of 6 pm Saturday, August 11

3RD ALARM. Marikina River water level, as of August 11, 6 pm. Photo from Marikina PIO Facebook page

PAGASA warns of more monsoon rain on August 12

Aug 11, 2018 - 5:50 PM

The enhanced southwest monsoon will again trigger moderate to heavy rain in Luzon and the Visayas

Karding exits PAR, but monsoon rain to continue

Aug 11, 2018 - 11:40 AM

(UPDATED) Even though Tropical Storm Karding (Yagi) is already outside the Philippine Area of Responsibility, it is still enhancing the southwest monsoon

More rain expected August 11 as Karding enhances monsoon

Aug 10, 2018 - 11:20 PM

Aside from Tropical Storm Karding (Yagi), the tropical depression outside the Philippine Area of Responsibility is also making the southwest monsoon stronger

Karding, another tropical cyclone enhancing monsoon

Aug 10, 2018 - 11:55 AM

The southwest monsoon is causing the light to heavy rain on Friday, August 10

Karding-enhanced monsoon to bring rain on August 10

Aug 10, 2018 - 12:00 AM

The southwest monsoon is stronger because of Tropical Storm Karding (Yagi) and a low pressure area

Tropical Storm Karding, LPA enhancing monsoon

Aug 09, 2018 - 11:50 AM

Karding (Yagi) is 1,200 kilometers east of Basco, Batanes, while the low pressure area is outside the Philippine Area of Responsibility

Karding intensifies into tropical storm

Aug 08, 2018 - 5:45 PM

Tropical Storm Karding (Yagi) and a low pressure area are both enhancing the southwest monsoon, which is bringing rain to the country

LPA, southwest monsoon bringing rain to parts of Luzon, Visayas

Jul 26, 2018 - 6:15 PM

Fortunately, this low pressure area – located in San Nicolas, Batangas – is unlikely to become a tropical depression

Light-moderate rain in Luzon, Visayas on July 26

Jul 25, 2018 - 8:30 PM

The southwest monsoon will affect Luzon and the Visayas. Tropical Storm Jongdari maintains its track, moving away from the Philippine Area of Responsibility.

Tropical Storm Jongdari unlikely to enter PAR

Jul 25, 2018 - 12:30 PM

Jongdari would've been locally named Karding inside the Philippine Area of Responsibility

Severe Tropical Storm Inday out, potential Josie in

Jul 21, 2018 - 5:55 AM

Inday (Ampil) leaves the Philippine Area of Responsibility, but a low pressure area which could become Tropical Depression Josie enters

Severe Tropical Storm Inday set to exit, but LPA may enter

Jul 20, 2018 - 11:30 PM

The low pressure area still outside the Philippine Area of Responsibility as of Friday evening, July 20, is also enhancing the southwest monsoon

Severe Tropical Storm Inday, Zuckerberg on Holocaust, Liam and Noel Gallagher | Evening wRap

Jul 20, 2018 - 8:24 PM

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More rain on July 21 from Inday-enhanced monsoon

Jul 20, 2018 - 5:45 PM

Aside from Severe Tropical Storm Inday (Ampil) and the southwest monsoon, PAGASA also continues to monitor a low pressure area which might enter the Philippine Area of Responsibility

Severe Tropical Storm Inday, Pacquiao’s heart ailment, Gilas suspension | Midday wRap

Jul 20, 2018 - 3:03 PM

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Inday now severe tropical storm; LPA also spotted

Jul 20, 2018 - 11:50 AM

Both Severe Tropical Storm Inday (Ampil) and the low pressure area are enhancing the southwest monsoon

Heavy monsoon rain as Tropical Storm Inday strengthens

Jul 20, 2018 - 5:55 AM

Inday (Ampil) continues to enhance the southwest monsoon, which is bringing light to heavy rain to Luzon

Tropical Storm Inday slightly intensifies over PH Sea

Jul 19, 2018 - 11:45 PM

Expect more monsoon rain in the Ilocos Region, the Cordillera Administrative Region, Zambales, and Bataan, as Inday (Ampil) enhances the southwest monsoon

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Jul 19, 2018 - 8:51 PM

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More rain seen as Tropical Storm Inday enhances monsoon

Jul 19, 2018 - 6:05 PM

The Ilocos Region, the Cordillera Administrative Region, Bataan, Zambales, Batanes, and the Babuyan Group of Islands will have monsoon rain

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Jul 19, 2018 - 5:40 PM

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Tropical Storm Inday slightly intensifies

Jul 19, 2018 - 12:25 PM

Inday is still enhancing the southwest monsoon, which is bringing intermittent rain to the Ilocos Region, the Cordillera Administrative Region, Zambales, and Bataan

Inday strengthens into tropical storm

Jul 18, 2018 - 11:30 PM

PAGASA warns residents of Luzon that Tropical Storm Inday (Ampil) will still enhance the southwest monsoon on Thursday, July 19

TD Inday, Leonen on corruption, Palace counters Pernia | Evening wRap

Jul 18, 2018 - 9:02 PM

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Henry intensifies into tropical storm as it leaves PAR

Jul 17, 2018 - 11:40 AM

Though Tropical Storm Henry (Son-Tinh) is out of the Philippine Area of Responsibility, the southwest monsoon is still affecting the country

PAGASA monitors Severe Tropical Storm Maria outside PAR, monsoon

Jul 05, 2018 - 11:30 PM

Severe Tropical Storm Maria, located outside the Philippine Area of Responsibility, will be given the local name Gardo if it enters PAR

Severe Tropical Storm Florita leaves PAR

Jul 01, 2018 - 6:00 PM

But there will still be rain in Palawan, Oriental Mindoro, Occidental Mindoro, Romblon, and Western Visayas due to the southwest monsoon

Florita intensifies into severe tropical storm

Jul 01, 2018 - 11:25 AM

Severe Tropical Storm Florita (Prapiroon) and the enhanced southwest monsoon are bringing rain to Luzon

Tropical Storm Florita speeds up, rain expected in Northern Luzon

Jun 30, 2018 - 11:40 PM

Residents of Northern Luzon, especially those in low-lying and mountainous areas, should watch out for possible flash floods and landslides

Tropical Storm Florita to affect more parts of Luzon

Jun 30, 2018 - 4:40 PM

Metro Manila, the Ilocos Region, the Cordillera Administrative Region, Cagayan Valley, Central Luzon, Calabarzon, and Bicol will have rain due to the trough or elongated region of Florita (Prapiroon)

Tropical Storm Florita again strengthens, rain expected

Jun 30, 2018 - 11:25 AM

Florita (Prapiroon) will affect the Ilocos Region, the Cordillera Administrative Region, and Cagayan Valley