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Tropical Storm Basyan to hit Mindanao Tuesday

Signal number 2 has been raised in more areas in Mindanao as Tropical Storm Basyang maintains its strength and speed......»»

Category: newsSource: philstar philstarFeb 14th, 2018

Storm expected to enter PAR on Sunday – Pagasa

      A storm east of the Philippines is expected to enter the Philippine area of responsibility (PAR) on Sunday, the Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical and Astronomical Services Administration (Pagasa) said.   The tropical depression could make landfall over the Caraga region on Tuesday or Wednesday, weather specialist Gener Quitlong said in a Facebook live update.   It will likely reach a severe tropical storm status at its peak.   The weather disturbance was last spotted 2,310 kilometers east of Mindanao and based on its track, it would pass through the Caraga region, Central and Western Visayas before it exits through Pala...Keep on reading: Storm expected to enter PAR on Sunday – Pagasa.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsNov 16th, 2018

Potential storm spotted east of Mindanao

  The weather bureau is tracking a low-pressure area (LPA) near Mindanao, which could potentially turn into a storm this week.   Weather specialist Ariel Rojas said the LPA would bring rain in the coming days and hit land on Tuesday.   It is also likely that the LPA will intensify into a tropical depression on Thursday after crossing the Sulu Sea. It will be locally named "Samuel."   The LPA was spotted 405 kilometers east of Hinatuan, Surigao del Sur, the Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical and Astronomical Services Administration said in its 5 a.m. bulletin.   Eastern Visayas and Mindanao will have cloudy skies with scattered rain...Keep on reading: Potential storm spotted east of Mindanao.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsNov 12th, 2018

4 dead as tropical storm hits Mindanao

Four persons were killed in Mindanao early Tuesday as a tropical storm unleashed heavy rains and triggered deadly landslides, police said. Tropical Storm Basyang (Sanba) slammed the east coast of the main southern island of Mindanao Tuesday with gusts of 75 kilometers an hour. The heavy rain triggered landslides that….....»»

Category: newsSource:  journalRelated NewsFeb 13th, 2018

4 dead as Basyang triggers landslide in Surigao del Sur

MANILA, Philippines – Four people were killed in Surigao del Sur early Tuesday, February 13, as a tropical storm unleashed heavy rain and triggered deadly landslides, police said. Tropical Storm Basyang (Sanba) slammed the east coast of the main southern island of Mindanao Tuesday with gusts of 75 kilometers (47 ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsFeb 13th, 2018

‘Basyang’ makes landfall in Surigao del Sur

BUTUAN CITY -- Tropical storm Basyang (international name: Sanba) made landfall in the town of Cortes in Surigao del Sur at 9:15 a.m. Tuesday, the Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical and Astronomical Services Administration (Pagasa) said.   Initial reports indicated that rains dumped by the typhoon triggered a landslide in the province, trapping five families, officials said.   Basyang had also prompted suspension of classes across Mindanao areas, which was ravaged by storm "Vinta" in December 2017, over fears of landslides and floods.   As of 8 a.m. the state weather bureau said Basyang was moving northwest at 25 kilometers per hour.   By 9:30...Keep on reading: ‘Basyang’ makes landfall in Surigao del Sur.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsFeb 13th, 2018

Classes suspended in parts of NorMin as ‘Basyang’ nears

CAGAYAN DE ORO CITY (MindaNews / 12 Feb) – Authorities in parts of Northern Mindanao have suspended classes in all levels and stockpiled food and water as tropical storm “Basyang” approached Mindanao’s eastern seaboard and is expected to make landfall in neighboring Caraga Region on Tuesday morning or afternoon. In Cagayan de Oro City, officials […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  mindanewsRelated NewsFeb 13th, 2018

‘Basyang update’: 18 of Mindanao’s 27 provinces under storm signals 1 and 2

DAVAO CITY (MindaNews / 12 February) — Storm signals 1 and 2 have been raised over 18 of Mindanao’s 27 provinces as tropical storm ‘Basyang’ approaches Eastern Mindanao, where it is expected to make landfall in Caraga region Tuesday morning, the 11 p.m. advisory of the state weather bureau said. Fifteen Visayas provinces have also […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  mindanewsRelated NewsFeb 13th, 2018

‘Basyang’ expected to make landfall in Surigao del Sur on Tuesday

Tropical Storm "Basyang" (internationally known as "Sanba") is expected to make landfall over Surigao del Sur on Tuesday morning, the state weather bureau said. Basyang maintained its strength as it moved closer to Northeastern Mindanao, the Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical and Astronomical Services Administration said Monday night. Storm Signal No. 2 remained raised over the Caraga Region, which is composed of the following provinces: Surigao del Sur Surigao del Norte Agusan del Norte Agusan del Sur Dinagat Islands Storm Signal No. 1 has been raised over the following areas: southern portion of Samar southern portion of Eastern Samar Biliran ...Keep on reading: ‘Basyang’ expected to make landfall in Surigao del Sur on Tuesday.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsFeb 12th, 2018

‘Basyang’ update: 12 Mindanao provinces under storm Signal 1

DAVAO CITY (MindaNews / 12 February) — Twelve of 27 Mindanao provinces have been placed under storm Tropical Cyclone Warning Signal 1 as of 5 a.m. Monday as Tropical Storm ‘Basyang’ slightly slowed down while moving west northwest. ‘Basyang’ (international name: Sanba) is expected to make landfall in Caraga region Tuesday morning, according to Severe […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  mindanewsRelated NewsFeb 12th, 2018

‘Agaton’ makes landfall over Dinagat-Siargao; over southern Negros Oriental as of 8 a.m.

DAVAO CITY (MindaNews / 02 January) — Tropical depression ‘Agaton’ made landfall over Dinagat-Siargao islands in Mindanao before 1 a.m. on Tuesday and was monitored over southern Negros Oriental in the Visayas as of 8 a.m. Storm signal 1 over Mindanao has been lifted as of 8 a.m. As ‘Agaton’ was approaching Monday, Signal 1 […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  mindanewsRelated NewsJan 3rd, 2018

‘Agaton’ moves toward Palawan; storm signal lifted from 7 areas

Cyclone warning in some provinces in the Visayas and Mindanao were lifted as tropical depression "Agaton" moved west Tuesday morning, the Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical and Astronomical Services Administration (Pagasa) said. Storm signals over Southern Leyte, Surigao del Norte, including Siargao Island, Agusan del Norte, Dinagat Island, Northern Misamis Oriental, Camiguin, and Zamboanga del Norte were removed by Pagasa. Nonetheless, nine areas were under signal no. 1 after the cyclone warning was hoisted over Southern Antique and Southern Iloilo. Still under cyclone warning are Palawan, including Cuyo Island; Bohol, Cebu, Siquijor, Guimaras, Negros Oriental, and Negros ...Keep on reading: ‘Agaton’ moves toward Palawan; storm signal lifted from 7 areas.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsJan 2nd, 2018

Tagle appeals to faithful for assistance to storm survivors

Manila Archbishop Luis Antonio Tagle called on the faithful to extend assistance to the survivors of Tropical Storms "Urduja" and "Vinta" in the Visayas and Mindanao that left more than 200 dead and scores missing. The international community has also offered assistance to the Philippines. Japan has joined the United Nations and the European Union in expressing willingness to help the survivors. Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe on Tuesday said his country was ready to send emergency relief goods "to the maximum extent possible" for the tens of thousands affected by Vinta. On Church-run Radio Veritas, Tagle appealed to the public's generosity, especially during the Christmas se...Keep on reading: Tagle appeals to faithful for assistance to storm survivors.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsDec 27th, 2017

LPA east of Mindanao being monitored as storm Urduja exits

A LOW pressure area (LPA) located 1,710 kilometers east of Mindanao as of Tuesday morning could possibly enter the Philippine area today, Dec. 20, according to weather bureau PAGASA. This LPA was earlier forecasted to likely develop into a storm, but has since weakened. Meanwhile, tropical storm Urduja (international name: Kai-Tak) exited the country yesterday, […] The post LPA east of Mindanao being monitored as storm Urduja exits appeared first on BusinessWorld......»»

Category: financeSource:  bworldonlineRelated NewsDec 19th, 2017

‘Paolo’ strengthens into a severe tropical storm

  Tropical cyclone Paolo (international name Lan) has intensified into a severe tropical storm, as it continues to move across the Philippine Sea, the Philippine Atmospheric Geophysical and Astronomical Services Administration (Pagasa) said on Tuesday noon.   In its 11 a.m. severe weather bulletin, the weather bureau even predicted Paolo to strengthen into a typhoon in the next 24 to 36 hours but no tropical cyclone warning signal has been raised so far for any of the affected areas.   "The outer rainbands of Paolo may bring scattered light to moderate with possible occasional heavy rains over Bicol region, Visayas and Mindanao," Pagasa also said. &nb...Keep on reading: ‘Paolo’ strengthens into a severe tropical storm.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsOct 17th, 2017

‘Samuel’ threatens to bring heavy rains over Visayas, Mindanao as it moves closer to land

Tropical depression Samuel continues to inch closer to the Samar-Leyte-Dinagat area, where it is expected to make landfall Tuesday night, state weather bureau PAGASA said......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsNov 20th, 2018

Samuel likely to stay a tropical depression for landfall

What's the weather like in your area? Report the situation through Rappler's  Agos  or tweet us at  @rapplerdotcom . MANILA, Philippines – Tropical Depression Samuel is no longer expected to intensify into a tropical storm before making landfall on Tuesday, November 20, though it could still do so after ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsNov 20th, 2018

Residents, authorities in Caraga provinces brace for Samuel | News

Residents and authorities in parts of Mindanao have started preparations for the expected landfall of Tropical Depression Samuel on Tuesday......»»

Category: newsSource:  manilanewsRelated NewsNov 19th, 2018

Storm signal 1 raised over 7 Mindanao provinces due to ‘Samuel’

DAVAO CITY (MindaNews / 19 Nov) –  Storm signal 1 has been raised over seven of 27 Mindanao provinces and five in the Visayas due to tropical depression ‘Samuel.’ Placed under Tropical Cyclone Warning Signal  (TCWS) No. 1 are the Mindanao provinces of Surigao del Norte, Surigao del Sur, Agusan del Norte, Agusan del Sur, […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  mindanewsRelated NewsNov 19th, 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

Storm heading for Visayas, Mindanao gathers strength | ABS-CBN News

A tropical depression off the Pacific Ocean is likely to intensify as it heads towards Visayas and Mindanao, the state weather bureau said Sunday......»»

Category: newsSource:  manilanewsRelated NewsNov 18th, 2018