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‘Brace for the typhoon season’

By: Cindy Ferrer  THE Office of Civil Defense in Western Visayas (OCD)-6 warned the public to prepare for typhoons with the looming rainy season. In an interview on June 11, 2018, Ma. Aletha Nogra, officer-in-charge of OCD-6, said the third to fourth quarter of the year is considered the “typhoon season” for Region 6. “We […] The post ‘Brace for the typhoon season’ appeared first on The Daily Guardian......»»

Category: newsSource: thedailyguardian thedailyguardianJun 12th, 2018

Typhoon season begins

MANILA, Philippines -  Filipinos residing in low-lying areas such as Metro Manila should brace for more rains and flooding as the state weather bureau expect.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJun 30th, 2017

Inflation seen to ease in fourth quarter of 2018 despite Ompong impact

Despite the onslaught of Typhoon Ompong so close to the holiday season, inflation is still expected to ease in the fourth quarter, economic managers said yesterday......»»

Category: financeSource:  philstarRelated NewsSep 18th, 2018

BSP still expects inflation to peak in Q3 despite ‘Ompong’ onslaught

The Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas on Tuesday said it continues to expect inflation to peak in the third quarter of the year and gradually ease from there, despite the damage caused by typhoon Ompong and expected rise in consumer demand in the holiday season......»»

Category: financeSource:  philstarRelated NewsSep 18th, 2018

PAGASA: Brace for 4-5 more typhoons as powerful as Ompong

Filipinos should brace for four to five more tropical cyclones that could be as powerful as Typhoon Ompong (international name Mangkhut) in the last quarter of the year, an official of the Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical and Astronomical Services Administration said yesterday. Source link link: PAGASA: Brace for 4-5 more typhoons as powerful as 'Ompong'.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilainformerRelated NewsSep 18th, 2018

PAGASA: Brace for 4-5 more typhoons as powerful as Ompong

Filipinos should brace for four to five more tropical cyclones that could be as powerful as Typhoon Ompong (international name Mangkhut) in the last quarter of the year, an official of the Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical and Astronomical Services Administration said yesterday......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsSep 17th, 2018

UAAP cancels weekend games

University Athletic Association of the Philippines President Nilo Ocampo on Saturday announced the suspension of all Season 81 men’s basketball games scheduled today at The Arena in San Juan City because of the inclement weather brought by Typhoon Ompong. The 2 p.m. game between University of the East (0-1) and National University (1-0) and the [...] The post UAAP cancels weekend games appeared first on The Manila Times Online......»»

Category: newsSource:  manilatimes_netRelated NewsSep 16th, 2018

MPBL double-header in Bacoor also cancelled due to Ompong

For the fourth time this season, a scheduled double -header has been reset due to inclement weather conditions. The Saturday games in the 2018 Maharlika Pilipinas Anta-Datu Cup have been bumped off to a later date due to Typhoon Ompong. League officials decided that it’s best to reset the games for everyone’s safety. “Safety is our priority, so we just advised everybody to stay home and we’re resetting the double header to a later date,” said MPBL Commissioner Duremdes. Host team Bacoor was scheduled to play Zamboanga in the main game at 9:00 PM right after the match between Quezon City and Cebu at 7:00 PM. .....»»

Category: sportsSource:  abscbnRelated NewsSep 15th, 2018

UAAP cancels Saturday games due to Ompong

The UAAP has decided to postpone its Saturday games of the Season 81 men's basketball tournament due to super typhoon 'Ompong.' The games between Ateneo and Far Eastern University an.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philippinetimesRelated NewsSep 15th, 2018

Import more food to reduce inflation?

Just as the rice harvesting season begins, Super Typhoon Ompong is predicted to hit food-basket Cagayan Valley today......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsSep 14th, 2018

NCAA postpones Friday games due to Ompong

The NCAA suspended its Friday games for the Season 94 men's basketball tournament in anticipation of the rains and winds to brought about super typhoon 'Ompong.' Managing Committee c.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philippinetimesRelated NewsSep 14th, 2018

Philippines Weather Updates | Typhoon Mangkhut To become A Major Typhoon (September 11, 2018) – Manila Video

Typhoon Mangkhut Philippines 2018 – Typhoon Ompong Philippines 2018: Mangkhut will be given the local name Ompong if it enters the Philippine Area of Responsibility – Forecasters advised parts of Luzon to brace for Typhoon Mangkhut, which could enter the Philippine Area of Responsibility (PAR) on Wednesday, September 12, and possibly become a super typhoon.… link: Philippines Weather Updates | Typhoon Mangkhut To become A Major Typhoon (September 11, 2018) – Manila Video.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilainformerRelated NewsSep 14th, 2018

UAAP suspends Saturday games due to Ompong

The UAAP has announced that it will be suspending all of its events on Saturday, September 14, due to the possible effects brought by Typhoon Ompong. The games between Ateneo and FEU at 2 p.m., and Adamson versus La Salle at 4 p.m., which were supposed to be held at the Smart-Araneta Coliseum will be moved at a later date. Also suspended are the women's basketball games on Saturday, between UST and La Salle at 8 a.m.; Adamson and NU at 10 a.m.; and the UAAP Chess tournament that is slated to be held this weekend.  UAAP Chess will be moved to Wednesday, September 19. Read the official announcement below: Message from UAAP Season 81 President Nilo Ocampo: After due consultation and considering what appears to be a severe weather disturbance, the UAAP deems it best for everyone's interests to cancel the basketball games tomorrow Saturday, September 15, 2018 — UAAP Sports TV (@UAAPSportsTV) September 14, 2018.....»»

Category: sportsSource:  abscbnRelated NewsSep 14th, 2018

How Ompong will cause chaos when it slams Asia

For days now, Super Typhoon Ompong, known internationally as Mangkhut, has been churning across the Pacific, keeping the millions of people potentially in its path on tenterhooks. The powerful cyclone is forecast to make landfall in Cagayan on Saturday morning, prompting Filipinos to brace for the worst. Five years ago, Yolanda (Haiyan), one of the […] The post How Ompong will cause chaos when it slams Asia appeared first on BusinessWorld......»»

Category: newsSource:  bworldonlineRelated NewsSep 14th, 2018

Millions at risk as typhoon closes in on the Philippines

Philippines The most powerful typhoon of the season is closing in on the northern Philippines, where officials ordered precautionary evacuations and closures of schools and offices and urged farmer.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilanewsRelated NewsSep 13th, 2018

NU shuttler to grace NOPSSCEA opening

NATIONAL University smasher Mike Minuluan of Negros Occidental will grace the opening of the Negros Occidental Private Schools Sports, Cultural and Educational Association (NOPSSCEA) meet next week. Now on its 38th season, this year’s meet is supposed to kick off today, Sept. 14, but it was proponed due to the onslaught of typhoon “Ompong.” Minuluan, […] The post NU shuttler to grace NOPSSCEA opening appeared first on The Daily Guardian......»»

Category: newsSource:  thedailyguardianRelated NewsSep 13th, 2018

NCAA postpones Friday games due to ‘Ompong’

The NCAA suspended its Friday games for the Season 94 men's basketball tournaments in anticipation of the rains and winds to brought about super typhoon "Ompong." Managing Committee chair Francisco Gusi said the cancellation of the games is also partly due to the class suspensions by the city government of Manila. The canceled games are San Sebastian vs. Arellano University, San Beda vs. University of Perpetual Help, and Colegio de San Juan de Letran vs. College of St. Benilde. "Ompong" will not directly make landfall in Metro Manila but its wide vicinity could still cause light to moderate rains since it will strengthen the still existing southwest monsoon. As per the Phili...Keep on reading: NCAA postpones Friday games due to ‘Ompong’.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsSep 13th, 2018

Philippines, Hong Kong Brace for Super Typhoon Mangkhut

Super Typhoon Mangkhut, an even more powerful storm than U.S.-bound Hurricane Florence, was heading Wednesday for the Philippines, Taiwan and Hong Kong.Mangkhut was barreling across the Paci.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philippinetimesRelated NewsSep 13th, 2018

Philippines, Hong Kong Brace for Super Typhoon Mangkhut

Super Typhoon Mangkhut, an even more powerful storm than U.S.-bound Hurricane Florence, was heading Wednesday for the Philippines, Taiwan and Hong Kong.Mangkhut was barreling across the Paci.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilanewsRelated NewsSep 13th, 2018

Ompong may bring worse rains than Ondoy – PAGASA

Super typhoon Ompong barreled toward Eastern Luzon yesterday, with the state weather bureau warning residents to brace for possible devastating storm surges of up to six meters high or about 19.6 feet and rains heavier than that brought by Ondoy......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsSep 13th, 2018

DA helps Bicol brace for coming typhoon

DA helps Bicol brace for coming typhoon.....»»

Category: newsSource:  bicolstandardRelated NewsSep 11th, 2018