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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: inquirer inquirerJun 14th, 2018

Cloudy skies, rain showers expected over Luzon – Pagasa

Cloudy skies with scattered rain showers and thunderstorms are expected over parts of Luzon, the Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical and Astronomical Services Administration (Pagasa) saidon Mondayafternoon. In a weather bulletin issued at4:00 p.m., Pagasa said the provinces of Cagayan, Isabela, Aurora, Quezon and Camarines Norte were being affected by the tail-end of a cold front. The state weather bureau warned residents in these provinces of possible flooding or landslides due to light to moderate, and at times, heavy rains. Meanwhile, Metro Manila and the rest of the country would experience partly cloudy to cloudy skies with isolated rain showers caused by localized thunderstorm...Keep on reading: Cloudy skies, rain showers expected over Luzon – Pagasa.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsApr 9th, 2018

Classes suspended in 4 areas as monsoon rain floods metro, suburbs

METRO Manila and nearby provinces experienced rain and thunderstorms early Wednesday spawned by a southwest monsoon or “habagat”, the state-run weather bureau said. Also affected were Ilocos, Cordillera, Cagayan Valley, Central Luzon, Bicol and Eastern and Central Visayas, Caraga and Zamboanga peninsula regions, according to the Philippine Atmospheric Geophysical, Astronomical Services Administration (Pagasa). The downpour [...].....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilatimes_netRelated NewsAug 2nd, 2017

Expect rain across Visayas, Mindanao due to ITCZ – Pagasa

  The intertropical convergence zone (ITCZ) will bring rain throughout Visayas and Mindanao, the state weather bureau saidon Tuesday.   Cloudy skies with scattered rain and thunderstorms may be expected in the two regions, according to the Philippine Atmospheric Geophysical and Astronomical Services Administration (Pagasa).   Pagasa also warned of possible flooding or landslides due to light to moderate with at times heavy rain in those areas.   Meanwhile, the state weather agency said Metro Manila and the rest of Luzon will experience partly cloudy to cloudy skies with isolated rain this Tuesday. /kga...Keep on reading: Expect rain across Visayas, Mindanao due to ITCZ – Pagasa.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsMay 29th, 2018

Cloudy skies, rain in Visayas and Mindanao; fair weather for Luzon – Pagasa

Parts of Visayas and Mindanao will likely experience rain while Luzon will have generally fair weather this Friday, the state weather bureau said.   Overcast skies with scattered rains and thunderstorms could prevail over Visayas, the regions of Caraga, Northern Mindanao, Davao, provinces of Palawan, and Zamboanga del Sur, the Philippine Atmospheric Geophysical and Astronomical Services Administration said.   Meanwhile, the state weather agency said Metro Manila and the rest of the country will experience partly cloudy to cloudy skies with isolated rains.   The hottest temperature in Metro Manila on Thursday was recorded at 36.6 degrees Celsius at...Keep on reading: Cloudy skies, rain in Visayas and Mindanao; fair weather for Luzon – Pagasa.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsMay 4th, 2018

ITCZ to Bring Rain Showers in Mindanao, E. Visayas

An intertropical convergence zone (ITCZ) will bring scattered rain showers and thunderstorms in Mindanao and Eastern Visayas Friday, the Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical and Astronomical Services Administration (Pagasa) said. In its 24-hour forecast, Pagasa said the ITCZ will bring moderate to at times heavy rains that may result in flooding or landslides. Metro Manila and the […].....»»

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Cloudy skies, rain possible – Pagasa

  A tail-end of a cold front is affecting Eastern Visayas, which is likely to experience overcast skies with scattered rain and thunderstorms, the state weather bureau said on Monday.   Cloudy skies with scattered rains and thunderstorms could also be expected over Bicol Region and the provinces of Quezon and Aurora, the Philippine Atmospheric Geophysical and Astronomical Services Administration (Pagasa) also said.   Meanwhile, Metro Manila and the rest of the country will have partly cloudy to cloudy skies with isolated rain and thunderstorms this Monday, according to the weather agency. /kga...Keep on reading: Cloudy skies, rain possible – Pagasa.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsApr 9th, 2018

Watch out for scattered rain on Wednesday — Pagasa

The country will have cloudy skies with rainshowers due to the tail-end of a cold front and northeast monsoon, the state weather bureau said on Wednesday.   The Bicol region and the provinces of Aurora and Quezon will experience cloudy skies with scattered rainshowers and thunderstorms brought by the tail-end of a cold front, the Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical and Astronomical Services Administration (Pagasa) said.   The state weather bureau advised the residents of the said areas to take caution for possible flooding and landslide.   Meanwhile, the northeast monsoon will bring cloudy skies with light rain over the Cagayan Valley, Pagasa said. ...Keep on reading: Watch out for scattered rain on Wednesday — Pagasa.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsFeb 28th, 2018

Cloudy with scattered rains in Metro Manila, parts of PH – Pagasa

THREE weather systems were forecast to bring cloudy skies with scattered rains in the Philippines on Thursday, according to the state-run weather bureau. The Philippine Atmospheric Geophysical and Astronomical Services Administration (Pagasa) said that Calabarzon, Bicol Region, Visayas, the provinces of Mindoro, Marinduque and Romblon will have cloudy skies with scattered rain showers and thunderstorms [...] The post Cloudy with scattered rains in Metro Manila, parts of PH – Pagasa appeared first on The Manila Times Online......»»

Category: newsSource:  manilatimes_netRelated NewsDec 28th, 2017

‘Urduja’ weakens but flooding, landslide warnings still up

Weather disturbance "Urduja" has weakened to a tropical depression Sunday but is expected to continue dumping rain in parts of the Southern Tagalog Region, the weather bureau said.   Scattered to at times widespread rain will continue over Southern Quezon, Batangas, Mindoro Provinces, Marinduque, Romblon, and Northern Palawan including Cuyo and Calamian Group of Islands, said the Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical and Astronomical Services Administration (Pagasa) in its 8 a.m. bulletin.   Pagasa cautioned residents in these areas against possible flooding and landslides.   From 65 kilometers per hour (kph), Urduja's winds have slowed to 60 kph. Its g...Keep on reading: ‘Urduja’ weakens but flooding, landslide warnings still up.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsDec 17th, 2017

Clouds and scattered rain over Luzon

The tail-end of a cold front will bring scattered rain over the eastern section of Northern Luzon, while northeast monsoon or hanging amihan will affect extreme Northern Luzon, the weather bureau said Sunday morning. The cold front will bring cloudy skies with scattered rain and thunderstorms throughout the provinces of Cagayan, Isabela, Aurora and Quezon, the Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical and Astronomical Services Administration (Pagasa) said in its 4 a.m. forecast. Meanwhile, the amihan will bring partly cloudy to cloudy skies with isolated light rain over the regions of Ilocos, Cordillera and province of Batanes. Pagasa said Metro Manila and the rest of the country ...Keep on reading: Clouds and scattered rain over Luzon.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsNov 19th, 2017

Light rain expected over Metro Manila, nearby provinces

Light rain is expected over Metro Manila and nearby provinces, the Philippine Atmospheric Geophysical and Astronomical Services Administration (Pag-asa) said on Monday. The weather bureau issued an alert that Quezon, Laguna, Rizal, Bulacan, Batangas, Cavite, Bataan and Pampanga will have light rains over these areas within the next hour. Meanwhile, a low pressure area (LPA) was seen 335 kilometers west-northwest of Puerto Princesa City, Palawan, according to an advisory issued by Pag-asa at 3 p.m. /atm...Keep on reading: Light rain expected over Metro Manila, nearby provinces.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsNov 13th, 2017

‘Gorio’ swamps Metro Manila, suburbs

MONSOON rain enhanced by tropical storm “Gorio” paralyzed most of Metro Manila and nearby provinces on Thursday, as floods prompted Malacañang and local officials to suspend classes and work in government. Presidential spokesman Ernesto Abella made the announcement in a news briefing Thursday afternoon. “The Office of the Executive Secretary announced work suspension in all [...].....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilatimes_netRelated NewsJul 27th, 2017

UPDATE: ‘Gorio’ dumps heavy rain over metro, nearby provinces

METRO Manila and nearby provinces woke up Thursday morning to heavy rain due to a southwest monsoon affecting Luzon and the Western Visayas enhanced by tropical storm “Gorio” (international codename: Noru). Most cities in the metropolis suspended classes in all levels as a result of the downpour. READ: 'WALANG PASOK: List of class suspensions As [...].....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilatimes_netRelated NewsJul 27th, 2017

'WALANG PASOK: List of class suspensions

CLASSES in Metro Manila and nearby areas were suspended on Thursday amid heavy rain spawned by tropical storm “Gorio”. READ: ‘Gorio’ dumps heavy rain over metro, nearby provinces As of 09:46 a.m., government website ptvnews.ph, said cities that declared no classes in all levels in public and private schools in Metro Manila were: Manila Parañaque [...].....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilatimes_netRelated NewsJul 27th, 2017

‘Gorio’ dumps heavy rain over metro, nearby provinces

METRO Manila and nearby provinces woke up Thursday morning to heavy rain due to a southwest monsoon affecting Luzon and the Western Visayas enhanced by tropical storm “Gorio” (international codename: Noru). Most cities in the metropolis suspended classes in all levels as a result of the downpour. As of 3 a.m., “Gorio” was spotted 595 [...].....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilatimes_netRelated NewsJul 27th, 2017

‘Gorio’ dumps heavy rain over metro, nearby provinces Thursday

METRO Manila and nearby provinces woke up Thursday morning to heavy rain due to a southwest monsoon affecting Luzon and the Western Visayas enhanced by tropical storm “Gorio” (international codename: Noru). Most cities in the metropolis suspended classes in all levels as a result of the downpour. As of 3 a.m., “Gorio” was spotted 595 [...].....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilatimes_netRelated NewsJul 27th, 2017

UPDATE: Classes suspended in parts of Metro Manila, nearby provinces

Classes in some cities in Metro Manila and nearby provinces were suspended on Wednesday due to heavy rain spawned by tropical depression “Gorio”. Below is a list provided by 'WALANGPASOK and based on announcements by local officials: All levels Manila Quezon City Malabon City Caloocan City Pamantasan ng Lungsod ng Valenzuela Valenzuela City Polytechnic College [...].....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilatimes_netRelated NewsJul 26th, 2017

Classes suspended in parts of Metro Manila, nearby provinces

CLASSES in parts of Metro Manila and nearby provinces were suspended on Wednesday due to heavy rain spawned by tropical storm “Gorio”. Below is a list provided by 'WALANGPASOK: All levels Malabon City Caloocan City Pamantasan ng Lungsod ng Valenzuela Valenzuela City Polytechnic College Olongapo City Cavite Pre-school to senior high school Navotas City Valenzuela [...].....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilatimes_netRelated NewsJul 26th, 2017

LPA brings rain to parts of Metro Manila and nearby provinces

LPA brings rain to parts of Metro Manila and nearby provinces.....»»

Category: newsSource:  thestandardRelated NewsDec 15th, 2016

Helping Filipina scientists

In the coastal towns of Anda and Bolinao in Pangasinan, P110 million worth of milkfish (scientific name: chanos chanos) was lost earlier this month. The fish kill was reportedly caused by dissolving oxygen levels on the water surface of the fish ponds in which the bangus was being raised. If more fish kills occur, this may reduce the milkfish supply in nearby provinces and in Metro Manila. What few people in the area know is that a Filipina scientist -- Dr. Charissa M. Ferrera -- and her team are currently working on research to help alleviate the problem. The post Helping Filipina scientists appeared first on BusinessWorld......»»

Category: financeSource:  bworldonlineRelated NewsJun 14th, 2018