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Early monsoon rains bring cheer to Nepal economy, farmers

A Nepalese woman walks with an umbrella during pre-monsoon showers in Bhaktapur, Nepal, Wednesday, May 30, 2018. Monsoon in Nepal usually starts from mid-June to mid-September. (AP Photo/Niranjan S.....»»

Category: newsSource: philippinetimes philippinetimesJun 11th, 2018

Typhoon Queenie s trough to bring rains to Visayas, Mindanao

MANILA – Typhoon Queenie has maintained its strength as it continues to move northwest, state weather bureau PAGASA said early Wednesday. Source link link: Typhoon Queenie's trough to bring rains to Visayas, Mindanao.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilainformerRelated NewsOct 3rd, 2018

LIVE List: Flooded areas on September 12

The Metro Manila Development Authority reported that some areas are flooded due to the monsoon rains early Wednesday......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsSep 12th, 2018

‘Mangkhut’ to enter PAR Wednesday

TYPHOON “Mangkhut” will enter the Philippine Area of Responsibility (PAR) on Wednesday afternoon and will be given the name “Ompong,” the weather bureau said on Tuesday. According to the Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical and Astronomical Services Administration (Pagasa), the typhoon will enhance the southwest monsoon or “habagat” and will bring light to moderate rains and thunderstorms [...] The post ‘Mangkhut’ to enter PAR Wednesday appeared first on The Manila Times Online......»»

Category: newsSource:  manilatimes_netRelated NewsSep 11th, 2018

‘Maymay’ leaves but rains stay

Heavy rains early Monday morning caused flooding in various areas in Metro Manila and nearby provinces, prompting several Local Government Units to suspend classes. Typhoon Maymay exited the Philippine Area of Responsibility but was nevertheless felt in Luzon as it pulled the southwest monsoon or habagat. Among the areas affected were Metro Manila, Pangasinan, Central […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  tribuneRelated NewsSep 4th, 2018

Scattered rains to hit PH on September 4 due to monsoon

What's the weather like in your area? Report the situation through Rappler's  Agos  or tweet us at  @rapplerdotcom . MANILA, Philippines – The southwest monsoon or hanging habagat will bring more rain to the country on Tuesday, September 4. In a bulletin issued 4 pm on Monday, September 3, the Philippine Atmospheric, ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsSep 3rd, 2018

‘Maymay’ to bring rains over Luzon, Visayas — Pagasa

Typhoon Maymay (international name Jebi) entered the Philippine area of responsibility yesterday and is expected to enhance the southwest monsoon, which will bring rains over Southern Luzon and the Visayas this week......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsSep 2nd, 2018

‘Maymay’ to bring rains over Luzon, Visayas — Pagasa

Typhoon Maymay (international name Jebi) entered the Philippine area of responsibility yesterday and is expected to enhance the southwest monsoon, which will bring rains over Southern Luzon and the Visayas this week. Source link link: ‘Maymay’ to bring rains over Luzon, Visayas — Pagasa.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilainformerRelated NewsSep 2nd, 2018

Jebi approaching: Typhoon to boost habagat this week

A typhoon off Luzon’s northern tip will enhance the habagat or southwest monsoon this week, which will bring rains over large swaths of the country, the state weather bureau said Sunday. Source link link: Jebi approaching: Typhoon to boost habagat this week.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilainformerRelated NewsSep 2nd, 2018

‘Habagat’ to be enhanced by LPA, rain over eastern Visayas and Mindanao – Pagasa

      The state weather bureau on Thursday said it is tracking a low pressure area and a typhoon seen to trigger rains and enhance the southwest monsoon or "habagat."   The LPA, spotted 1,000 kilometers east of Guiuan, Eastern Samar, is unlikely to intensify into a tropical depression but it will bring rains over the eastern parts of Visayas and Mindanao, weather forecaster Gener Quitlong said.   Typhoon Jebi, located 3,030 kilometers east of northern Luzon remains outside of the Philippine area of responsibility (PAR). It was packing maximum sustained winds of 140 kilometers per hour and gusts of up to 170 k...Keep on reading: ‘Habagat’ to be enhanced by LPA, rain over eastern Visayas and Mindanao – Pagasa.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsAug 30th, 2018

Iran lawsuit against US sanctions opens at UN court

Iran opened a lawsuit Monday demanding the UN's top court order the suspension of renewed US sanctions which it says are devastating its economy. The Islamic Republic says US President Donald Trump's decision to reimpose sanctions over its nuclear programaims to bring it "to its knees" and are in breach of a 1955 treaty. Sanctions had been lifted under a 2015 multilateral agreement in return for Iran committing not to pursue nuclear weapons. But Trump reimposed unilateral sanctions three weeks ago. He said they were needed to ensure Iran never builds a nuclear bomb. A second wave of punitive measures are due to hit Iran in early November, targeting its vital energy sector inc...Keep on reading: Iran lawsuit against US sanctions opens at UN court.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsAug 27th, 2018

Southwest monsoon to bring rains over Luzon Saturday

MANILA: The southwest monsoon affecting the western section of Luzon will bring rains over the island on Saturday, the weather bureau said. Monsoon rains will prevail over the Ilocos and Cordillera regions, Batanes, Babuyan Group of Islands, Zambales, and Bataan. Metro Manila, the rest of central Luzon and of Cagayan Valley, Calabarzon and Mindoro will [...] The post Southwest monsoon to bring rains over Luzon Saturday appeared first on The Manila Times Online......»»

Category: newsSource:  manilatimes_netRelated NewsAug 25th, 2018

Tropical Depression Luis exits PAR, will enhance habagat

Tropical Depression Luis has left the Philippine Area of Responsibility, but it will continue to enhance the southwest monsoon (habagat) that will bring scattered, moderate to heavy rains in some parts of the country, the state weather bureau reported......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsAug 25th, 2018

Farmers lose P5.4M to floods

BACOLOD City – Farmers in Hinigaran, Negros Occidental affected by flash floods caused by monsoon rains have incurred about PHP5.4 million in production losses, a report released by the Office of the Provincial Agriculturist (OPA) on Wednesday showed. The report, which covered the period of July 31 to Aug. 16, showed production losses were monitored […] The post Farmers lose P5.4M to floods appeared first on The Daily Guardian......»»

Category: newsSource:  thedailyguardianRelated NewsAug 23rd, 2018

’Habagat’ leaves at least P139M damage to Calabarzon infra, agri

    SAN PEDRO CITY - Disaster responders in the Calabarzon region estimated that the monsoon rains (habagat) damaged at least P139 million worth of infrastructure and agricultural products. The monsoon rains were triggered by Tropical Storms "Henry," "Inday," "Josie," and "Karding" since July. Alex Masiglat, the spokesperson of the Regional Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council (RDRRMC)on Tuesday, said their assessment was still ongoing, to include the damage left by the most recent 'habagat' brought about by Karding early this month. Government agencies in the region were set to meeton Friday(August 24) to plan out rehabilitation and recovery efforts, h...Keep on reading: ’Habagat’ leaves at least P139M damage to Calabarzon infra, agri.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsAug 21st, 2018

Pagasa: ‘Habagat’ to bring more rains as ‘Karding’ exits PH

Tropical Storm “Karding” (international name: “Yagi”) exited the Philippine Area of Responsibility (PAR) on Saturday afternoon but the southwest monsoon or “Habagat” will continue to bring rains over most parts of Luzon, according to the Philippine, Atmospheric, Geophysical and Astronomical Services Administration (Pagasa). In a Facebook Live broadcast aired past 5 p.m on Saturday, weather [...] The post Pagasa: ‘Habagat’ to bring more rains as ‘Karding’ exits PH appeared first on The Manila Times Online......»»

Category: newsSource:  manilatimes_netRelated NewsAug 11th, 2018

Monsoon rain to persist in Luzon – Pagasa

Expect a wet Friday as the southwest monsoon, still enhanced by tropical storm "Karding," will continue to bring rain over parts of Luzon, the state weather bureau said. Metro Manila, Ilocos Region, Cordillera Administrative Region, Central Luzon, CALABARZON, MIMAROPA, and Bicol Region will experience monsoon rains, according to the Philippine Atmospheric Geophysical and Astronomical Services Administration (Pagasa). Karding, which has an international name Yagi, was last spotted 1,150 kilometers east of Basco, Batanes and is expected to make its way out of the Philippine area of responsibility between later this evening and Saturday morning. The storm packed maximum sustained w...Keep on reading: Monsoon rain to persist in Luzon – Pagasa.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsAug 10th, 2018

EU allocates P9.2M fund for PH flood victims

THE European Commission (EC) is allocating Euro$150,000 (approximately P9.2 million) in humanitarian aid to bring emergency assistance to people residing in areas worst hit by widespread flooding triggered by incessant monsoon rains in the Philippines. The aid will directly help at least 30,000 affected people in some localities. The EU….....»»

Category: newsSource:  journalRelated NewsAug 7th, 2018

2 LPAs may bring rains this week

Two low-pressure areas were spotted yesterday inside the Philippine area of responsibility that could induce monsoon rains in the next days......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsAug 6th, 2018

2 LPAs may bring rains this week

Two low-pressure areas were spotted yesterday inside the Philippine area of responsibility that could induce monsoon rains in the next days. Source link link: 2 LPAs may bring rains this week.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilainformerRelated NewsAug 5th, 2018

LPA in PH unlikely to become a storm; ‘habagat’ brings rains over Southern Luzon, Visayas—Pagasa

THE low pressure area (LPA), which entered the Philippine Area of Responsibility (PAR), is unlikely to develop into a storm while the southwest monsoon or “habagat” will continue to bring rains over Southern Luzon and Visayas, the state-run weather bureau said on Sunday. The LPA was 1,335 kilometers (km) east of Aparri, Cagayan and will [...] The post LPA in PH unlikely to become a storm; ‘habagat’ brings rains over Southern Luzon, Visayas—Pagasa appeared first on The Manila Times Online......»»

Category: newsSource:  manilatimes_netRelated NewsAug 5th, 2018