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IN PHOTOS: Floods hit Ilocos Norte, Metro Manila due to Ineng, monsoon

Aug 24, 2019 - 4:42 PM

Residents in Ilocos Norte, especially Laoag City, experience massive flooding

FLOOD. Pedestrians and commuters wade through flooded streets of Estrada and Arellano in Malate, Manila on August 24, 2019. Photo by Alecs Ongcal

LOOK: Heavy rain floods areas in Metro Manila on Friday, August 2

Aug 02, 2019 - 6:47 PM

In Metro Manila, the downpour brought by the southwest monsoon causes floods, triggering traffic and suspensions of classes and government work

FLOODS. Motorists and vehicles wade through floods brought by heavy rain at UN Avenue, Manila, on Friday morning, August 2, 2019. Photo by Lito Borras/Rappler

‘Walang tubig pero baha’: Sudden rains in Metro frustrate netizens

May 08, 2019 - 11:45 PM

Social media users lament how city dwellers experience extremes, such as drought in the summer and floods when there's rain

WATCH: Flooding in Samar, Sorsogon over Usman

Dec 29, 2018 - 8:49 AM

(UPDATED) Heavy rains trigger flooding in areas along the path of Usman

FLOOD. Heavy rains brought by Tropical Depression Usman triggers heavy flooding in Sorsogon City on December 29, 2018. Screenshot from video of Ramil Marianito, CDRRMO

#FloodPH Alert: Flooded areas in Pangasinan, Tarlac on July 21

Jul 21, 2018 - 10:14 PM

Use the hashtag #FloodPH to report flooded areas or post related updates on agos.rappler.com

IN PHOTOS: Flooded areas in Metro Manila on July 17

Jul 17, 2018 - 1:15 PM

Heavy rain from the southwest monsoon triggers floods in the country's capital region

Residents walk through waist-deep flood at Barangay Doña Imelda in Quezon City due to heavy rains brought by the Southwest Monsoon enhanced by Tropical Depression Henry on July 17, 2018. Photo by Ben Nabong/Rappler

LIST: Hotlines, social media accounts during emergencies

Dec 19, 2017 - 6:50 PM

Bookmark this page for a handy list of emergency hotlines you can call or text, plus Facebook and Twitter accounts to contact

LOOK: Houses in Eastern Samar town flooded due to Urduja

Dec 16, 2017 - 11:42 AM

Councilor Rhoda Baris says at least 1,800 families have been affected by heavy rain due to slow-moving Tropical Storm Urduja (Kai-tak)

LOOK: Flooded Pola spillway in Sta Cruz, Occidental Mindoro

Oct 14, 2017 - 7:34 PM

When flooding hits your area, you can post reports and photos on the Agos map, powered by eBayanihan

UNPASSABLE. Only trucks and buses can pass through the Pola spillway in Sta. Cruz, Ocidental Mindoro. Photos courtesy of Sta. Cruz Local Disaster Risk and Reduction Management Office (LDRRMO)

Heavy rain triggers floods in Bacolod

Sep 22, 2017 - 11:27 PM

(UPDATED) Mayor Evelio Leonardia says the heavy downpour since Friday afternoon have caused waist-high floods in some barangays

HEAVY RAIN. Bacolod experiences some flooding caused by heavy rain on Friday, September 22, 2017. Photo by Charles Hilado from Facebook.

Tropical Depression Maring: Closed roads, landslides in Luzon

Sep 12, 2017 - 9:22 PM

Some roads are closed to traffic due to heavy rain and landslides

LANDSLIDE. A landslide occurred in Lagonoy-Presentacion Road according to the situational report of Camarines Sur 3rd District Engineering Office. Photo by DPWH Region V RPIOÂ Lucy Cataneda

#FloodPH Alert: Flooded areas outside Metro Manila September 12

Sep 12, 2017 - 2:09 PM

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#FloodPH Alert: Flooded areas in Metro Manila on September 12

Sep 12, 2017 - 9:38 AM

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LOOK: Flooding hits Davao City due to heavy rain

Sep 08, 2017 - 1:12 AM

When flooding hits your area you can post reports and photos on the Agos map powered by eBayanihan

FLOODING HITS DAVAO. Commuters in Davao City are stranded due to flooding triggered by heavy rain Thursday night, September 7. Photo courtesy of Davao City Public Safety and Security/911

#ReliefPH: Evacuation centers open in Cagayan de Oro

Jan 28, 2017 - 5:01 PM

Here s a list of emergency hotlines affected residents can call or text


Red alert: Cagayan de Oro orders evacuation in flood-prone areas

Jan 28, 2017 - 1:05 PM

Cagayan de Oro City Mayor Oscar Moreno urges residents in the eastern part of the city particularly those who live near creeks to seek temporary refuge in evacuation centers

CAGAYAN DE ORO FLOODING. Flood swamps a street in Cagayan de Oro City on January 28, 2017, making travel difficult for motorists. Photo by Rhoel Chaves Conde/CDO City LGU

Agusan del Sur residents in need of rescue, relief due to flash floods

Jan 19, 2017 - 11:30 PM

Netizens from the area have been posting photos and updates on the need for evacuation and relief goods in the area before signal went down

HELP NEEDED. Citizens in Barangay in Lapaz town are waiting to be rescued. Photos credit to Jamaica Jumonong/Rappler

Thousands displaced by heavy rains in parts of Visayas, Mindanao

Jan 17, 2017 - 8:25 AM

UPDATED Around 963 families or 4 536 persons are displaced in Eastern Visayas and Northern Mindanao all of which are staying in 28 evacuation centers

#RESCUEPH. Rescuers evacuate students and faculty who were stranded in the University of Science and Technology of the Philippines (USTP). Photo courtesy of Lionel Amarado

#RescuePH: Emergency hotlines for Cagayan de Oro floods

Jan 17, 2017 - 2:55 AM

Here s a list of emergency hotlines you can call or text if you are in Cagayan de Oro and you need help

#FloodPH: Forced evacuation ordered in Marikina

Aug 13, 2016 - 4:30 PM

9th UPDATE As of 8 pm August 13 more than 2 000 families are evacuated from flood prone areas

#FloodPH: Cebu emergency hotlines

Jul 02, 2016 - 10:27 PM

Here are emergency contact numbers for Metro Cebu and Cebu province

Why Pangasinan is under signal 1 but still on red alert

Oct 20, 2015 - 6:39 PM

Ang ulan ay hindi bahagi ng typhoon signal natin Rainfall isn t part of our typhoon signal says PAGASA s Dr Vic Malano

#FloodPH: Warning for Pangasinan and Tarlac

Oct 20, 2015 - 4:59 PM

Pangasinan residents are warned of moderate to occasionally heavy rains and persisting floods

#FloodPH: Warning for Cagayan

Oct 20, 2015 - 4:15 PM

Despite light rains Cagayan residents in low lying areas are warned of persistent flooding

7 things I learned directing traffic until midnight

Sep 11, 2015 - 6:24 PM

Have you ever directed traffic under the pouring rain and the pale moonlight?

Palace: MMDA ordered to manage heavy traffic Tuesday night

Sep 09, 2015 - 1:59 AM

Malacanang says no cancellation of work or classes even as thousands are unable to go home due to heavy traffic and floods in Metro Manila

(Photo by Analette Abesamis/Rappler)

Heavy rains leave many stranded, forced to walk home

Sep 09, 2015 - 12:45 AM

As of this posting traffic remains to be a problem for Metro Manila commuters trying to get home

#FloodPH alert: Netizens report floods in Metro Manila

Aug 12, 2015 - 2:32 PM

Late morning heavy downpour of rain causes floods in various parts of Metro Manila

FLOOD ALERT. Residents cross the flood water due to west monsoon rain in Barangay Holy Spirit in Quezon City on Wednesday. Photo by: JOEL LIPORADA

Christmas Eve rain, flood dampen holiday mood

Dec 24, 2014 - 11:16 PM

UPDATED Several areas in Laguna province in southern Luzon were submerged in floodwater according to reports on social media

IN PHOTOS: #MarioPH drenches Metro Manila

Sep 19, 2014 - 7:30 PM

See scenes from flooded areas all over Metro Manila

COOPERATION. Rescuers assist residents in a flooded area in Barangay Holy Spirit in Quezon City on September 19, 2014. Photo by Joel Leporada/Rappler

#HabagatPH: Marikina River alarm raised to level 1

Aug 04, 2014 - 11:01 PM

Local disaster officials advise Marikina residents to follow the city s water level monitoring for safety

Emergency hotlines

Jul 16, 2014 - 2:26 PM

Here s a list of emergency hotlines you can call text or tweet

#GlendaPH: Marikina River down to normal level

Jul 16, 2014 - 10:08 AM

6th UPDATE As of 5:58 pm Wednesday July 16 the water level is down to 14 9 meters

#FloodPH: Is it flooded in your area?

Jun 26, 2014 - 5:43 PM

Help us gather information on the country s flood hotspots

#EsterPH: Help map critical reports

Jun 10, 2014 - 2:45 PM

You can help map monitor and report critical alerts using the Project Agos Disaster Information System


Nov 14, 2013 - 4:30 PM

Catch live updates on Typhoon Yolanda international name: Haiyan

DSWD readies relief, response teams for Typhoon Vinta

Oct 31, 2013 - 4:31 PM

DSWD has an average of P500 million in quick release funds to respond to disasters

Think before you retweet: Be better netizens during disasters

Sep 28, 2013 - 9:09 PM

Watch what you tweet choose what you retweet and you re already helping in your own little way

Cavite evacuee: We do this every time

Aug 21, 2013 - 12:16 PM

For 27 year old mother Deaville Patata in Cavite evacuations are a part of life

Lagmay: ‘Unprecedented’ Habagat rains

Aug 20, 2013 - 9:26 AM

The heavy rains in Luzon have not been seen in 100 years

WAIST HIGH. People brave floodwater at Vito Cruz, which is not passable as of 8am Tuesday, August 20. Photo by John Allanegui

Evacuation and relief: The life of a Marikina family

Aug 19, 2013 - 4:29 PM

Seventy nine families are currently staying in H Bautista elementary school The Sapia family is one of them