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PAGASA warns Bicol officials of more flooding, landslides

LEGAZPI CITY, Philippines – State weather bureau PAGASA on Saturday, January 13, warned Bicol officials, disaster responders, and the public to be on guard for more possible flooding and landslides as the region will experience torrential rains brought by the tail end of the cold front here. For several weeks ........»»

Category: newsSource: rappler rapplerJan 13th, 2018

Pagasa warns of flooding, landslides and more rain

Tropical Cyclone Warning Signal 1 has been lifted over Northern Cagayan as tropical depression "Josie" moved northeast toward the Philippine Sea early Sunday, the weather bureau said. Only Batanes and the Babuyan Group of Islands remain under Signal 1, the Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical and Astronomical Services Administration (Pagasa) said in its 8 a.m. bulletin on Sunday. As of 7 a.m., Josie was 85 kilometers east-northeast of Basco, Batanes, moving northeast at 35 kilometers per hour (kph). It was packing maximum sustained winds of 60 kph with gusts of up to 75 kph. Meanwhile, the southwest monsoon (habagat) will continue to bring clouds and rain over Metro...Keep on reading: Pagasa warns of flooding, landslides and more rain.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsJul 22nd, 2018

Expect scattered rains, thunderstorms in Eastern Visayas – Pagasa

Scattered rainshowers and thunderstorms are expected over Eastern Visayas and Caraga brought by the easterlies, the Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical and Astronomical ServicesAdministration (Pagasa) said on Saturday afternoon. In a weather bulletin issued at 4:00 p.m., Pagasa advised residents in these areas to brace for possible flooding or landslides due to light to moderate, and at times heavy, rains. Meanwhile, cloudy skies with scattered rains were expected in Cagayan Valley, Cordillera Administrative Region, Bicol Region, as well as the provinces of Aurora and Quezon due to the northeast monsoon. The Ilocos region and the rest of Central Luzon, on the other hand, would e...Keep on reading: Expect scattered rains, thunderstorms in Eastern Visayas – Pagasa.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsApr 7th, 2018

Scattered rains, thunderstorms expected over Southern Luzon, Visayas

Scattered rains and thunderstorms are predicted over Southern Luzon, the Visayas as well asparts of Mindanao,according to the Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical and AstronomicalServices Administration (Pagasa). In its weather bulletin issued at 4:00 p.m. on Saturday, Pagasasaid Calabarzon, Mimaropa, Bicol, the Visayas,and Caraga would experience scattered rainshowers and thunderstorms brought by the tail-end of a cold front. Moreover, the rest of Mindanao, partly cloudy to cloudy skies with isolated rainshowers due toa localized thunderstorm, the state weather bureau said. Pagasa warned residents in these areas of possible flooding or landslides due to light tomoderate, and pos...Keep on reading: Scattered rains, thunderstorms expected over Southern Luzon, Visayas.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsJan 27th, 2018

PAGASA warns of floods, landslides due to LPA

What's the weather like in your area? Report the situation through Rappler's  Agos  or tweet us at  @rapplerdotcom . MANILA, Philippines – It's a rainy New Year's Day in Bicol, Eastern Visayas, Caraga, and Davao due to the low pressure area (LPA) that state weather bureau PAGASA has been monitoring. In ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsJan 1st, 2018

LPA could cause flooding in Bicol, Visayas, Cagayan, and Quezon, PAGASA warns - Manila Bulletin

LPA could cause flooding in Bicol, Visayas, Cagayan, and Quezon, PAGASA warns - Manila Bulletin.....»»

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LPA could cause flooding in Bicol, Visayas, Cagayan, and Quezon, PAGASA warns

LPA could cause flooding in Bicol, Visayas, Cagayan, and Quezon, PAGASA warns.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsOct 7th, 2017

'Gorio' getting stronger; Pagasa warns of flooding, landslides - Inquirer.net

'Gorio' getting stronger; Pagasa warns of flooding, landslides - Inquirer.net.....»»

Category: newsSource:  googlenewsRelated NewsJul 27th, 2017

Cold front sweeping across parts of Southern Luzon, Visayas

  The tail-end of a cold front will continue to affect the eastern section of Southern Luzon and of the Visayas, the Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical and Astronomical Services Administration (Pagasa) said Sunday.   Cloudy skies with scattered rainshowers and thunderstorms will be experienced by residents in the Bicol Region, Quezon, Mindoro Oriental, Marinduque, Romblon and Samar provinces, the Pagasa said.   Pagasa warned residents for possible flashfloods and landslides could be expected due to the said weather disturbance.   Meanwhile, cloudy skies with light rain will be the weather over the Cagayan Valley, Cordillera Administrative Reg...Keep on reading: Cold front sweeping across parts of Southern Luzon, Visayas.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsDec 16th, 2018

‘Samuel’ slows down, to make landfall in Eastern Samar, Dinagat islands

The Tropical Depression "Samuel" has slightly slowed down as it heads toward the Leyte Gulf Area, the state weather bureau said on Tuesday. The Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical and Astronomical Services Administration (Pagasa) said it is expected to make landfall between the Southern portion of Eastern Samar and Dinagat islands this evening. As of 7 p.m., Pagasa said Samuel was last spotted at 135 kilometers east-southeast of Guiuan, Eastern Samar, moving west-northwest at 15 kilometers per hour (kph). It has maximum sustained winds of up to 55 kph and gustiness of up to 65 kph. Pagasa said moderate to heavy rains, which may result in flooding and landslides, is expected o...Keep on reading: ‘Samuel’ slows down, to make landfall in Eastern Samar, Dinagat islands.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsNov 20th, 2018

‘Samuel’ to intensify into a storm before landfall — Pagasa

More areas were placed under Signal No. 1 as Tropical Depression "Samuel" moved closer to land.   Southern Leyte, Leyte, southern portions of Samar and Eastern Samar, Bohol, Surigao del Norte, Surigao del Sur, Agusan del Norte, Agusan del Sur, Dinagat Islands, Misamis Oriental, and Camiguin were put under Signal No. 1, the Philippine Atmospheric Geophysical and Astronomical Services Administration (Pagasa) said.   Samuel is expected to intensify into a storm before it hits land over Siargao-Dinagat Islands on Tuesday evening.   Moderate to heavy rains which may trigger flooding and landslides may occur over Caraga Region, Eastern Visayas, and the prov...Keep on reading: ‘Samuel’ to intensify into a storm before landfall — Pagasa.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsNov 19th, 2018

Pagasa monitors LPA outside PAR

      The Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical and Astronomical Services Administration (Pagasa) is constantly monitoring a low pressure area (LPA) spotted outside the Philippine area of responsibilty. Pagasa said that as of 3 a.m. of Saturday, the LPA was located at 2,010 kilometers east of Mindanao. It has a maximum sustained winds of 45 kilometers per hour (kph) and gustiness of up to 60 kph. It is moving westward at a speed of 20 kph. With this, the Pagasa said that the Palawan island would have cloudy skies with scattered rains and thunderstorms caused by the trough of LPA. Possible flooding and landslides could be expected, Pagasa warned the r...Keep on reading: Pagasa monitors LPA outside PAR.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsNov 17th, 2018

Pagasa lowers warning signals as ‘Rosita’ weakens into a storm

Tropical cyclone warning signals were lowered in Luzon as "Rosita," internationally known as "Yutu," moved out of landmass on Tuesday night, according to the bulletin issued at 11:00 p.m. by the Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical and Astronomical Administration (Pagasa). With "Rosita" downgraded to a tropical storm, only Signal No. 1 remained hoisted over five Norther Luzon provinces --- Ilocos Norte, Ilocos Sur, La Union, Benguet, Zambales and Pangasinan. But the western section of Northern and Central Luzon are still expected to have moderate to heavy rains, which could cause flooding and landslides. As of 10:00 p.m. on Tuesday, the center of the storm was estimated to be...Keep on reading: Pagasa lowers warning signals as ‘Rosita’ weakens into a storm.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsOct 30th, 2018

ITCZ to bring rain to Visayas, Mindanao

The Visayas and Mindanao, along with Palawan and the Bicol Region, will experience scattered rain and thunderstorms on Tuesday due to the Intertropical Convergence Zone (ITCZ), the weather bureau said.   The Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical, Astronomical Services Administration (Pagasa), warned residents of affected areas against possible flash floods and landslides.   Meanwhile, the rest of Luzon including Metro Manila may experience partly cloudy to cloudy skies with isolated rain showers brought by localized thunderstorms.   According to Weather Specialist Aldczar Aurelio, Pagasa has not monitored any weather disturbances inside or outside of th...Keep on reading: ITCZ to bring rain to Visayas, Mindanao.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsOct 16th, 2018

Evacuation ordered in danger zones

The Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) yesterday directed local officials to evacuate areas prone to flooding and landslides in Ilocos, Cagayan Valley, Central Luzon and the Cordilleras......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsSep 15th, 2018

Pagasa warns of floods, landslides over weekend - Inquirer.net

Pagasa warns of floods, landslides over weekend - Inquirer.net.....»»

Category: newsSource:  googlenewsRelated NewsAug 31st, 2018

Strong typhoon barrels towards flood-hit western Japan

TOKYO, Japan – A strong typhoon hurtled towards western Japan on Thursday, August 23, with forecasters warning of heavy rains and landslides, including in areas hit by deadly flooding last month. "Please be on high alert and take every necessary measure," Prime Minister Shinzo Abe told cabinet members and officials ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsAug 23rd, 2018

Typhoon barrels towards flood-hit western Japan

TOKYO, Japan – A powerful typhoon is on track to batter parts of western Japan that were hit earlier this month by devastating flooding and landslides, Japanese officials warned on Friday, July 27. Typhoon Jongdari is currently packing winds of nearly 200 kilometers (125 miles) an hour and is forecast ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsJul 27th, 2018

Southwest monsoon to affect Luzon, Visayas—Pagasa

THE southwest monsoon or “habagat” will continue to affect Luzon and the Visayas on Tuesday, the state-run weather bureau said. According to the Philippine Atmospheric Geophysical and Astronomical Services Administration (Pagasa), Zambales, Bataan, Cavite, Batangas, Mindoro and Palawan will experience monsoon rains with possible flooding and landslides because of moderate to at times heavy rains. [...] The post Southwest monsoon to affect Luzon, Visayas—Pagasa appeared first on The Manila Times Online......»»

Category: newsSource:  manilatimes_netRelated NewsJul 24th, 2018

Monsoon rains increase risk of landslides in Baguio, Benguet

BAGUIO, Philippines – Expect more landslides in Baguio and Benguet, and flooding in the lowland areas of La Union and Pangasinan, as monsoon rains continue to batter the uplands.  The synoptic station of the Philippine Atmospheric Geophysical Services Administration (PAGASA) in Baguio said rainfall from 8 am of Friday, July 20, until 8 am ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsJul 21st, 2018

Rain to persist; flooding, landslide likely in Metro Manila, nearby provinces – Pagasa

      Rain will continue to pour over the National Capital Region (NCR) and several Luzon provinces due to a prevalent southwest monsoon, the state weather bureau said on Thursday.   The Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical and Astronomical Services Administration (Pagasa) warned of possible landslides and flooding due to light to moderate and occasional heavy rain in Metro Manila, Cavite, Batangas, Bataan, Zambales, and provinces in the Ilocos region, Cordillera Administrative Region, Batanes, and Babuyan Group of Islands.   As of 5 a.m., Pagasa raised a yellow rainfall warning level over Bataan, Batangas, and Cavite.   Pagasa ...Keep on reading: Rain to persist; flooding, landslide likely in Metro Manila, nearby provinces – Pagasa.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsJun 14th, 2018