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COMPARISON: Typhoon Ompong and previous Philippine typhoons

Sep 14, 2018 - 10:47 PM

According to PAGASA, Typhoon Ompong may potentially become a super typhoon. Here's how it compares to previous destructive typhoons that hit the country.

Duterte to lead command conference on Typhoon Ompong

Sep 13, 2018 - 6:50 AM

On the day Ompong threatens to become a super typhoon, President Rodrigo Duterte will preside over a meeting to be held at the NDRRMC Operations Center in Camp Aguinaldo

STORM IS HERE. President Rodrigo Duterte will lead a command conference on Typhoon Ompong (Mangkhut) on September 13, 2018. Malacañang file photo

Will Typhoon Ompong be the same as Super Typhoon Lawin?

Sep 12, 2018 - 11:00 PM

Like Lawin, Ompong is set to hit Northern Luzon and might intensify into a super typhoon. Here's how they might be similar.

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AFP on standby for Typhoon Mangkhut response

Sep 11, 2018 - 7:25 PM

The Armed Forces of the Philippines says soldiers are ready to assist in disaster response efforts and relief operations

Philippine Coast Guard on alert for Typhoon Mangkhut

Sep 11, 2018 - 3:55 PM

It also advises the public to check with shipping companies for possible cancellation of trips

Typhoon Gardo leaves PAR, but monsoon rain to persist

Jul 10, 2018 - 7:00 PM

Gardo (Maria) is out of the Philippine Area of Responsibility, but the southwest monsoon will continue to affect parts of Luzon and the Visayas

Typhoon Gardo enhances monsoon, heads for Taiwan

Jul 10, 2018 - 11:40 AM

Gardo (Maria) continues to enhance the southwest monsoon in the Philippines as it begins to move toward the northern part of Taiwan

Rain hits Luzon as Typhoon Gardo enhances monsoon

Jul 10, 2018 - 6:15 AM

Monsoon rains are being experienced in Metro Manila, Palawan, Oriental Mindoro, Occidental Mindoro, Romblon, Zambales, Pampanga, Bulacan, Cavite, Batangas, and Bataan

Typhoon Gardo maintains strength, enhances monsoon

Jul 09, 2018 - 11:50 PM

Occasional rains are expected in Mimaropa and Western Visayas, while scattered thunderstorms will hit Metro Manila, Calabarzon, Bicol, Zambales, Bataan, and Aurora

Typhoon Gardo slightly weakens, but still set to enhance monsoon

Jul 09, 2018 - 5:55 PM

Light to heavy rain is expected in Metro Manila, Mimaropa, Calabarzon, Bicol, Western Visayas, Bataan, and Zambales

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Jul 09, 2018 - 2:14 PM

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Where's rain from monsoon enhanced by Gardo? PAGASA explains

Jul 09, 2018 - 12:20 PM

PAGASA advises residents to stay on alert as Typhoon Gardo (Maria) will enhance the southwest monsoon later on Monday, July 9, and in the next few days

Typhoon Gardo strengthens again as it enters PAR

Jul 09, 2018 - 5:40 AM

Gardo (Maria) now has maximum winds of 200 km/h and gustiness of up to 245 km/h. It'll enhance the southwest monsoon.

Tropical Storm Caloy leaves PAR early

Mar 28, 2018 - 8:50 PM

But the trough or extension of Caloy (Jelawat) will still bring rain to Bicol and Eastern Visayas. The rest of the country will only have isolated rainshowers.

Tropical Storm Caloy not going to make landfall in PH

Mar 27, 2018 - 11:50 AM

Caloy (Jelawat), which entered the Philippine Area of Responsibility on Holy Tuesday, will likely spare the country from rain since it won't approach land

Tropical storm set to enter PAR but won't hit land

Mar 25, 2018 - 5:55 PM

Tropical Storm Jelawat will be locally named Caloy when it enters the Philippine Area of Responsibility on Holy Monday or Holy Tuesday

Tropical Depression Basyang weakens into low pressure area

Feb 14, 2018 - 6:00 PM

But PAGASA warns Palawan that moderate to heavy rain will still continue in the province

Tropical Depression Basyang slightly slows down en route to Palawan

Feb 14, 2018 - 11:45 AM

Basyang (Sanba) is already 200 kilometers southeast of Puerto Princesa City, Palawan, moving west at 23 kilometers per hour

Only Palawan left under signal no. 1 due to Basyang

Feb 14, 2018 - 8:35 AM

But there will still be light to heavy rain in the Visayas, Bicol, Zamboanga Peninsula, Northern Mindanao, and Caraga

Tropical Depression Basyang crossing Sulu Sea

Feb 14, 2018 - 6:05 AM

Only 4 areas remain under signal no. 1 due to Basyang (Sanba)

Tropical Depression Basyang makes 2nd landfall in Dumaguete

Feb 13, 2018 - 11:40 PM

After its 2nd landfall, Basyang (Sanba) will cross the Sulu Sea and then make its final landfall in Palawan on Wednesday, February 14

Basyang to make 2nd landfall in Cebu or Negros Oriental

Feb 13, 2018 - 8:40 PM

Tropical Depression Basyang (Sanba) is located 45 kilometers east northeast of Dumaguete City, Negros Oriental early Tuesday evening, February 13

Tropical Depression Basyang slightly weakens over Bohol Sea

Feb 13, 2018 - 6:00 PM

Basyang (Sanba) now has maximum winds of 45 km/h and gustiness of up to 65 km/h. There are 18 areas still under signal no. 1.

Tropical Depression Basyang now over Bohol Sea

Feb 13, 2018 - 2:50 PM

Basyang (Sanba) is expected to make its 2nd landfall in Bohol on Tuesday afternoon, February 13

Basyang weakens into tropical depression after landfall

Feb 13, 2018 - 11:46 AM

There are no more areas under signal no. 2 due to Basyang (Sanba), but 28 areas are still under signal no. 1

Tropical Storm Basyang makes landfall in Surigao del Sur

Feb 13, 2018 - 8:40 AM

(UPDATED) Basyang (Sanba) hits Cortes, Surigao del Sur at 9:15 am on Tuesday, February 13

8 areas under signal no. 2 due to Tropical Storm Basyang

Feb 12, 2018 - 11:35 PM

More than two dozen other areas are also under signal no. 1 as Basyang (Sanba) approaches Mindanao

Tropical Storm Basyang slightly speeds up en route to Mindanao

Feb 12, 2018 - 5:45 PM

The Surigao and Agusan provinces are under signal no. 2 due to Basyang (Sanba), which is moving at 23 kilometers per hour

PAGASA to Visayas, Mindanao: Prepare for Basyang

Feb 12, 2018 - 11:50 AM

Signal no. 2 is up over Surigao del Sur, while 22 other areas are under signal no. 1 due to Tropical Storm Basyang (Sanba)

Surigao del Sur under signal no. 2 due to Basyang

Feb 12, 2018 - 8:35 AM

17 other areas in the Visayas and Mindanao are under signal no. 1 as Tropical Storm Basyang (Sanba) approaches

Tropical Storm Basyang slows down as it heads for Mindanao

Feb 12, 2018 - 5:36 AM

Basyang (Sanba) is expected to bring moderate to heavy rain which may trigger flash floods and landslides

Signal no. 1 in 11 areas due to Tropical Storm Basyang

Feb 11, 2018 - 11:35 PM

Moderate to heavy rain is expected in parts of the Visayas and Mindanao starting Monday, February 12

4 areas under signal no. 1 due to Tropical Storm Basyang

Feb 11, 2018 - 6:10 PM

(UPDATED) Signal no. 1 is raised over Dinagat Islands, Surigao del Norte, Surigao del Sur, and Davao Oriental

Tropical depression set to enter PAR on February 11

Feb 11, 2018 - 11:30 AM

The tropical depression will be named Basyang once it is inside the Philippine Area of Responsibility

Heavy rain in Bicol, Quezon, Northern Samar on January 4

Jan 03, 2018 - 7:50 PM

The tail-end of a cold front will bring rain, warns state weather bureau PAGASA

Agaton intensifies into tropical storm ahead of exit

Jan 03, 2018 - 11:56 AM

Tropical Storm Agaton (Bolaven) is set to leave the Philippine Area of Responsibility on Wednesday afternoon, January 3

Tropical Depression Agaton moving away from PH

Jan 03, 2018 - 7:10 AM

But moderate to heavy rain is still expected in the Visayas, Bicol, Palawan, and Quezon due to the trough or extension of Agaton as well as the tail-end of a cold front

Tropical Depression Agaton makes 6th landfall in Palawan

Jan 02, 2018 - 11:45 PM

Palawan is Agaton's final stop in the country before beginning to make its way out of the Philippine Area of Responsibility

Tropical Depression Agaton moves closer to Palawan

Jan 02, 2018 - 5:30 PM

Agaton maintains its strength as it heads for the province, with maximum winds of 55 km/h and gustiness of up to 65 km/h

Only Palawan left under signal no. 1 due to Agaton

Jan 02, 2018 - 2:40 PM

Tropical Depression Agaton is already 245 kilometers east southeast of Puerto Princesa City, Palawan, ahead of its 6th landfall

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Jan 02, 2018 - 12:10 PM

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Tropical Depression Agaton heads for Palawan

Jan 02, 2018 - 11:25 AM

Agaton is expected to make landfall for the 6th time in Palawan. It earlier hit Socorro and Claver in Surigao del Norte; Jagna, Bohol; Santander, Cebu; and Bais City, Negros Oriental.

Tropical Depression Agaton moves over Negros Oriental

Jan 02, 2018 - 8:55 AM

There are no more areas in Mindanao under a warning signal. Signal no. 1 is still up in parts of the Visayas as well as Palawan, including Cuyo Island.

Agaton over Bohol Sea after landfall in Dinagat-Siargao

Jan 02, 2018 - 5:40 AM

Residents of the Visayas, parts of Mindanao, and Palawan should stay on alert for possible flash floods and landslides

Tropical Depression Agaton threatens Caraga

Jan 01, 2018 - 9:05 PM

More areas are placed under signal no. 1 as Agaton heads for land

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Jan 01, 2018 - 8:06 PM

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17 areas under signal no. 1 as LPA becomes Agaton

Jan 01, 2018 - 6:10 PM

Tropical Depression Agaton could make landfall in Caraga either Monday night, New Year's Day or Tuesday morning, January 2

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Jan 01, 2018 - 12:49 PM

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PAGASA warns of floods, landslides due to LPA

Jan 01, 2018 - 12:05 PM

The low pressure area, which is affecting Bicol, Eastern Visayas, Caraga, and Davao, could intensify into Tropical Depression Agaton on New Year's Day

LIST: PAGASA's names for tropical cyclones in 2018

Jan 01, 2018 - 10:00 AM

From Agaton to Zeny, here's a look at the Philippines' names for tropical cyclones this year