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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......»»

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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......»»

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‘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

LPA off Mindanao intensifies into tropical depression

MALAYBALAY CITY (MindaNews / 5 June) – The low pressure area off Mindanao has become a tropical depression and given the local name Domeng, the Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical and Astronomical Services Administration (Pagasa) said. In a bulletin issued 11 am on Tuesday, Pagsasa said the tropical depression is located 675 kilometers east of Guiuan, Eastern […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  mindanewsRelated NewsJun 5th, 2018

LPA could become tropical depression by June 5

What's the weather like in your area? Report the situation through Rappler's  Agos  or tweet us at  @rapplerdotcom . MANILA, Philippines – The low pressure area (LPA) off Mindanao could become a tropical depression within the next 24 hours, or by Tuesday, June 5. In a bulletin issued 4 pm ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsJun 4th, 2018

Just isolated rainshowers expected in coming days despite storm Caloy

TROPICAL STORM Caloy (international name: Jelawat), located 1,045 kilometers east of Surigao City as of Tuesday afternoon and will remain in the Philippine area until Thursday afternoon, is not expected to affect the country. Weather bureau PAGASA, in its forecast today, March 27, said all parts of the country will just have partly cloudy to […] The post Just isolated rainshowers expected in coming days despite storm Caloy appeared first on BusinessWorld......»»

Category: financeSource:  bworldonlineRelated NewsMar 27th, 2018

Storm to enter PAR Tuesday morning

A tropical storm is expected to enter the Philippine area of responsibility on Tuesday morning if it continues its track, the state weather bureau said.   Jelawat (international name) was last spotted 1,005 kilometers east of Hinatuan, Surigao del Sur, the Phiilippine Atmospheric, Geophysical and Astronomical Services Administration said.   The storm was packing maximum sustained winds of 65 kilometers per hour near the center and gusts of 80 kph. It was moving northwest at 20 kph.   It will be locally named 'Caloy' once it enters PAR.   The northeast monsoon continues to affect the entire Luzon, with scattered or light rain expected. &n...Keep on reading: Storm to enter PAR Tuesday morning.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsMar 26th, 2018

Tropical storm set to enter PAR but won t hit land

What's the weather like in your area? Report the situation through Rappler's  Agos  or tweet us at  @rapplerdotcom . MANILA, Philippines – A tropical storm with the international name Jelawat will enter the Philippine Area of Responsibility (PAR) on Holy Monday, March 26, or Holy Tuesday, March 27. Fortunately, it ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsMar 25th, 2018

Mud, debris fill Surigao del Sur streets after Basyang onslaught

MANILA, Philippines -- Residents of Surigao del Sur are calling for immediate help after Tropical Storm Basyang (Sanba) hit the province on Tuesday, February 13.  Four people were killed  as the tropical storm unleashed heavy rain and triggered deadly landslides, authorities confirmed. Social media users posted pictures showing the damage caused by Tropical ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsFeb 14th, 2018

Only Palawan under ‘Basyang’ storm signal

    Storm signals were lifted in most areas as Tropical Depression "Basyang" headed towards southern Palawan.   Only Palawan, including the Calamian and Cuyo groups of islands, remained under Signal No. 1, the Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical and Astronomical Services Administration said.   Moderate to heavy rain is expected over Palawan and Western Visayas in the next 24 hours.   Light to moderate with at times heavy rain is expected over the rest of the Visayas, the Bicol region, Zamboanga Peninsula, Northern Mindanao, and Caraga.   Basyang, which was last spotted 255 kilometers south of Cuyo, Palawan, is expected to ma...Keep on reading: Only Palawan under ‘Basyang’ storm signal.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsFeb 14th, 2018

Tropical Storm BASYANG Update

SEVERE WEATHER BULLETIN #11 FOR: Tropical Storm #BasyangPH Tropical Cyclone: WARNING ISSUED AT:05:00 AM, 13 February 2018 #BasyangPh CONTINUES ITS THREAT OVER CARAGA REGION. Scattered to widespread moderate to heavy rains will prevail in the next 24 hours over Visayas, Caraga, Northern Mindanao, Zamboanga Peninsula and the provinces of Davao del Norte, Davao Oriental, Compostela Valley, and […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  metrocebuRelated NewsFeb 13th, 2018