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Fabian, tropical depression, monsoon bring rains

The southwest monsoon, which is being enhanced by Tropical Storm Fabian and a depression outside the country, will continue to bring rains over the western section of Luzon until today......»»

Category: newsSource: philstar philstarJul 18th, 2021

Gorio exits Philippines; monsoon to bring rains over Luzon

Tropical Depression Gorio exited the Philippine area of responsibility yesterday but the southwest monsoon would continue to bring rains over northern and some parts of central Luzon, the Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical and Astronomical Services Administration said......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsAug 5th, 2021

EDITORIAL- Paralyzed by floods… again

Even with face-to-face classes suspended and other pandemic restrictions, traffic slowed to a standstill in many parts of Metro Manila and neighboring provinces on Wednesday as Typhoon Fabian combined with a tropical depression and the monsoon, dumping heavy rains and spawning flashfloods......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJul 22nd, 2021

Monsoon rains to persist in NCR, provinces until Thursday — PAGASA

PAGASA said the Typhoon Fabian (In-fa) and a tropical depression outside the country continue to enhance the southwest monsoon......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJul 21st, 2021

Emong exits, but monsoon brings rains

The southwest monsoon will continue to bring rains over most parts of Luzon even as Tropical Depression Emong left the Philippine area of responsibility yesterday, according to the state weather bureau......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJul 6th, 2021

‘Ofel,’ monsoon bringing in rains

Tropical depression Ofel and the southwest monsoon are expected to bring rains in Luzon and Visayas today, according to PAGASA. Ofel’s rains and gusty winds will be felt in Metro Manila, Cavite, Laguna, Batangas, and Bataan. The two weather systems are to bring cloudy skies with scattered rain showers and thunderstorms in Western Visayas, Central […] The post ‘Ofel,’ monsoon bringing in rains appeared first on Daily Tribune......»»

Category: newsSource:  tribuneRelated NewsOct 15th, 2020

Tropical Depression Igme enhances southwest monsoon, bring rains in Luzon

“Sa ngayon po ay hindi na directly nakakaapekto itong si bagyong Igme sa ating bansa, subalit pinapa-enhance nito slightly ang habagat or southwest monsoon.".....»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsAug 22nd, 2020

LPA may develop into tropical depression

The southwest monsoon and a low-pressure area off Aurora will continue to bring rains over most of Luzon, including Metro Manila, and Western Visayas today......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsAug 20th, 2020

More rains seen even with Enteng’s exit

The southwest monsoon will continue to bring rains over Metro Manila and the rest of Luzon as Tropical Depression Enteng moves out of the country today, according to the Philippine Atmospheric Geophysical and Astronomical Services Administration......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsAug 9th, 2020

Rains to continue over Northern Luzon

The southwest monsoon enhanced by two tropical storms outside the Philippine area of responsibility would bring rains over Northern Luzon, the Philippine Atmospheric Geophysical Astronomical Services Administration said yesterday......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsAug 7th, 2021

3 dead as monsoon, Fabian inundate Luzon

At least three people were killed and over 80,000 people were affected as the southwest monsoon continued to bring heavy rains throughout most of Luzon yesterday......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJul 26th, 2021

Fabian intensifies; flood alert raised

The state weather bureau warned residents of western Luzon yesterday of possible floods and landslides due to monsoon rains triggered by severe Tropical Storm Fabian and another storm outside the Philippine area of responsibility......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJul 19th, 2021

`Fabian’ may hatak na habagat

Malabong magdala ng matinding pagbuhos ng ulan sa bansa ang Tropical Depression Fabian ngunit pinalalakas nito ang southwest monsoon o hanging habagat. The post `Fabian’ may hatak na habagat first appeared on Abante......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsJul 17th, 2021

Tropical Depression Emong seen to bring rains over Batanes, Babuyan Islands

Emong is expected to dump moderate to heavy with at times intense rains over Batanes and Babuyan Islands until Tuesday morning......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJul 5th, 2021

1st tropical cyclone Auring enters Philippines

Tropical depression Auring, the first tropical cyclone this year, entered the Philippine area of responsibility yesterday and was forecast to bring heavy rains and gusty winds this weekend......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsFeb 17th, 2021

LPA to bring rains in Mindanao

A low-pressure area spotted east of Davao City will bring rains over parts of Mindanao, but is not likely to develop into a tropical depression......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsDec 17th, 2020

‘Rolly’ may pass close to Metro Manila after Quezon landfall Sunday

After its landfall over Quezon province this Sunday, typhoon “Rolly” (international name: “Goni”) will possibly pass close to Metro Manila between Sunday evening and Monday morning. In its weather bulletin Saturday morning, Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical, and Astronomical Services Administration (PAGASA) weather specialist Benison Estareja said Rolly will move west-southwest this Saturday toward the sea off the coast of Bicol region. (DOST PAGASA / MANILA BULLETIN) The typhoon was already around 540 kilometers east-northeast of Virac, Catanduanes, moving at 20 kilometers per hour (kph) around 7 a.m. Beginning early Sunday, it will gradually turn west-northwest, bringing its inner rainbands-eyewall region near or over Catanduanes, Camarines Norte, and Camarines Sur during the morning-afternoon hours and over Quezon-southern Aurora area during the afternoon-evening hours. The center of the eye of the typhoon may pass very close or over the Calaguas Islands by Sunday afternoon and make landfall in Polillo Islands and mainland Quezon in the evening. Estareja said the eye of Rolly will likely pass directly over Quezon-Aurora, entire Central Luzon, “where Metro Manila and Rizal will be closest,” and over parts of Ilocos Region, particularly Pangasinan and La Union. After crossing Central Luzon, the center of Rolly may exit the mainland Luzon landmass, most likely through the Zambales-Bataan area by Monday morning, Estareja said. Signal No. 2 up; Metro Manila under signal No. 1 The wind signal in some provinces in the Bicol region were upgraded to tropical cyclone wind signal No. 2 as damaging gale-force to storm-force winds is expected to affect these areas in the next 24 hours. Signal No. 2 has been hoisted over Catanduanes, Camarines Norte, Camarines Sur, Albay, Sorsogon, Burias Island, and the southeastern portion of Quezon (San Francisco, San Andres, San Narciso, Mulanay, Catanauan, Buenavista, Lopez, Guinayangan, Calauag, Tagkawayan). More areas were also placed under signal No. 1 in anticipation of strong breeze to near gale conditions associated with the approaching typhoon. These areas were Metro Manila, the rest of Masbate including Ticao Island, the rest of Quezon including Polillo Islands, Rizal, Laguna, Cavite, Batangas, Marinduque, Romblon, Occidental Mindoro including Lubang Island, Oriental Mindoro, Bulacan, Pampanga, Bataan, Zambales, Tarlac, Nueva Ecija, Aurora, Pangasinan, La Union, Benguet, Ifugao, Nueva Vizcaya, Quirino, southern portion of Isabela (Aurora, Luna, Reina Mercedes, Naguilian, Benito Soliven, San Mariano, Palanan, Dinapigue, San Guillermo, Echague, San Agustin, Jones, Cordon, Santiago City, Ramon, San Isidro, Angadanan, Alicia, Cauayan City, Cabatuan, San Mateo), Northern Samar, northern portion of Samar (Tagapul-An, Almagro, Santo Nino, Tarangnan, Catbalogan City, Calbayog City, Santa Margarita, Gandara, Pagsanghan, San Jorge, Jiabong, Motiong, Paranas, San Jose de Buan, Matuguinao), the northern portion of Eastern Samar (Taft, Can-Avid, Dolores, Maslog, Jipapad, Arteche, Oras, San Policarpo), and the northern portion of Biliran (Kawayan, Maripipi). PAGASA said signal No. 3 may be raised over portions of Bicol region late Saturday. Based on the intensity forecast, the highest possible wind signal to be raised will be signal No. 4 for very destructive typhoon-force winds. Elsewhere, areas that are not under not under tropical cyclone warning signal may experience strong breeze to near gale conditions due to the northeasterlies, particularly over Batanes, Babuyan Islands, Ilocos Norte, Apayao, and the coastal and mountainous areas of Cagayan and Isabela. Nears super-typhoon status As of Saturday morning, Rolly has maximum sustained winds of 215 kph and gustiness of up to 265 kph. It is close to reaching the 220 kph maximum wind speed to be classified as a supertyphoon. PAGASA is not ruling its possible intensification into a supertyphoon within 12 hours. Estareja said Rolly has a high chance of intensifying into a supertyphoon while on its way to the country, but there is still a slim probability that it may make landfall as a supertyphoon. However, it is still expected to remain a strong typhoon or near supertyphoon strength by the time it makes landfall over Quezon. While traversing Luzon, the tropical cyclone may weaken considerably to a minimal typhoon (120 kph to 140 kph yung maximum sustained winds), Estareja said. Nonetheless, Rolly is still possibly destructive. It may emerge as a severe tropical storm over the West Philippine Sea. Typhoon impacts This Saturday, the trough or extension of Rolly will bring light to moderate with at times heavy rains over Central Visayas, Negros Occidental, Leyte, Southern Leyte, Palawan, including Cuyo Islands, Zamboanga Peninsula, Northern Mindanao, Caraga, and Sulu archipelago. From late Saturday throughout Sunday, heavy to intense rains due to the direct impact of Rolly will already be felt over Bicol region, Cavite, Laguna, Batangas, Rizal, Quezon, Metro Manila, Central Luzon Marinduque, and the northern portions of Occidental and Oriental Mindoro. Moderate to heavy rains will also be experienced over Cagayan, Isabela, Nueva Vizcaya, and Quirino. PAGASA warned that flooding, rain-induced landslides, and sediment-laden streamflows or lahar may occur during heavy or prolonged rainfall, especially in areas that are highly susceptible to these hazards. There is a moderate to high risk of storm surge of up to 3.0 meters (m) over the northern coastal areas of Quezon including Polillo Islands and up to 2.0 m over the coastal areas of Aurora, Marinduque, Bicol region, and Northern Samar, and the other coastal areas of Quezon in the next 48 hours which may result in life-threatening and damaging coastal inundation. PAGASA said this storm surge may be accompanied by swells and breaking waves reaching the coast. Rough to “phenomenal” seas (2.5 to 15.0 m) will be experienced over the seaboard of areas where tropical cyclone warning signal is in effect and rough to very rough seas (2.5 to 5.0 m) over the remaining seaboards of Northern Luzon and the eastern seaboards of Eastern Visayas (that are not under tropical cyclone warning signals) and Caraga. Sea travel is risky for all types of seacraft over these waters, especially those under storm warning signals. Meanwhile, moderate to rough seas (1.2 to 2.5 m) will be experienced over the remaining seaboards of the country. Mariners of small sea vessels were advised to take precautionary measures when venturing out to sea, while inexperienced mariners should avoid navigating in these conditions. Another cyclone approaching While Rolly is raging over Luzon, Estareja said the tropical depression with international name “Atsani” could enter the Philippine area of responsibility (PAR) on Sunday afternoon. It will be assigned its local name “Siony” once inside the PAR. It was estimated at 1,605 km east of Visayas around 4 a.m. Saturday. Atsani has maximum sustained winds of 55 kph near the center and gustiness of up to 70 kph, while moving west-northwestward at 25 kph. It is likely to re-intensify into a tropical storm in the next 24 to 48 hours, and further into a typhoon in the next few days. It remains less likely to affect any portion of the country over the next three days. But Estareja said PAGASA is not ruling out a possible landfall in Central or Southern Luzon, before recurving toward the southern islands of Japan in the coming days. He also reiterated that a Fujiwhara effect is unlikely between Rolly and Atsani. Fujiwhara effect happens when two typhoons pull each other in a seesaw-like motion......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsOct 31st, 2020

‘Pepito’ to bring rains in western Luzon

The exiting severe tropical storm “Pepito” is forecast to bring rains in the western section of Luzon today while a tropical depression and low pressure area lurk outside the eastern part of the Philippine area of responsibility, according to PAGASA. Pepito was located at 380 kilometers west of Dagupan City, Pangasinan with maximum sustained winds […] The post ‘Pepito’ to bring rains in western Luzon appeared first on Daily Tribune......»»

Category: newsSource:  tribuneRelated NewsOct 22nd, 2020

Trough of tropical depression, NSW to bring rains

The trough of Tropical Depression “Pepito” and the Northeasterly Surface Windflow are expected to bring rains today, according to PAGASA. Pepito, located  845 kilometers east of Virac, Catanduanes as of 3 a.m. today, is seen to bring cloudy skies with scattered rain showers and thunderstorms in the Visayas, Mindanao, MIMAROPA and the Bicol Region. Pepito […] The post Trough of tropical depression, NSW to bring rains appeared first on Daily Tribune......»»

Category: newsSource:  tribuneRelated NewsOct 19th, 2020

‘Ofel’ out but monsoon rains to continue

Tropical Depression “Ofel” has exited the Philippine area of responsibility but the southwest monsoon is expected to continue drenching most of the country today, PAGASA said. Ofel was spotted at 500 kilometers west of Iba, Zambales as of 4 a.m. today. Packing winds of 45 kilometers per hour and gustiness of 55 kilometers per hour, […] The post ‘Ofel’ out but monsoon rains to continue appeared first on Daily Tribune......»»

Category: newsSource:  tribuneRelated NewsOct 16th, 2020

Ofel exits but will bring more rains

Tropical Depression Ofel will continue to bring rains over some parts of the country even as it exited the Philippine area of responsibility last night, the Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical and Astronomical Services Administration said......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsOct 16th, 2020