Amihan - updates

Rappler's latest stories on Amihan


LPA still affecting Visayas, Caraga, Zamboanga Peninsula

Mar 07, 2020 - 8:45 AM

The low pressure area is 30 kilometers west northwest of Zamboanga City before dawn on Saturday, March 7

LPA bringing rain to Visayas, Mindanao on March 6

Mar 06, 2020 - 9:50 AM

Flash floods and landslides are possible in areas affected by the low pressure area on Friday, March 6

Low pressure area enters PAR

Mar 04, 2020 - 9:45 PM

The low pressure area is 745 kilometers east southeast of Hinatuan, Surigao del Sur, as of Wednesday afternoon, March 4

‘Magtahi ay di biro’: At stitching workshop, advocates tackle farmers’ struggles

Feb 13, 2020 - 8:55 PM

Workshop participants create a banner, which they will unfurl at a Valentine's Day demonstration calling for the repeal of the rice tariffication law

STITCH TO RESIST. Advocates learn blanket stitching while holding a discussion on the effects of the rice tariffication law during "Magtahi ay 'di Biro" workshop at the Studio Soup Zine Library, Cubao Expo on February 8. All photos from Makô

LPA now off Zamboanga City, northeast monsoon affecting Luzon

Feb 07, 2020 - 5:40 PM

The low pressure area being monitored by PAGASA is 235 kilometers southwest of Zamboanga City as of Friday afternoon, February 7

LPA trough affecting Visayas, parts of Mindanao

Feb 06, 2020 - 8:45 AM

The low pressure area's trough or extension is affecting the Visayas, Caraga, Northern Mindanao, and the Davao Region on Thursday, February 6

PAGASA monitors low pressure area east of Davao City

Feb 05, 2020 - 11:58 PM

The low pressure area's trough or extension is affecting Eastern Visayas, Caraga, and Davao Oriental, says PAGASA on Wednesday, February 5

'Ang lamig!': Here's why your nights and mornings are cold

Feb 04, 2020 - 11:00 AM

There's no forever, too, when it comes to cold weather

tourist feel the cold weather at Northern Blossom Flower Park in Atok Benguet. Photo by Mau Victa/Rappler

Colder weather, coronavirus scare bring shivers to Baguio residents

Jan 31, 2020 - 2:05 PM

Though there are no persons under investigation for the 2019-nCoV in Baguio City, blast of cold weather this week makes residents anxious

COLDER. Tourists enjoy the cold weather at Northern Blossom Flower Park in Atok Benguet. Photo by Mau Victa/Rappler

LPA bringing rain to Caraga, Eastern Visayas on January 12

Jan 12, 2020 - 12:00 PM

The low pressure area is 650 kilometers east southeast of Hinatuan, Surigao del Sur, as of Sunday morning, January 12

Only 'passing light rain' possible during Traslacion 2020

Jan 08, 2020 - 8:00 PM

Nazarene devotees can expect generally fair weather, with just the possibility of isolated light rain on Thursday, January 9

Blast of chilly amihan greets third wave of Yuletide tourists in Baguio

Jan 04, 2020 - 8:16 PM

Tourists catching the tail end of the holidays are not discouraged by online horror stories of paralyzing carmaggedon

ANDAP. Frost covers vegetables in Benguet. Photo by Divine P. Dulnuan-Philip

Rain seen in southern parts of Luzon, Mindanao until January 3

Jan 02, 2020 - 6:25 PM

Rain from the intertropical convergence zone and the tail-end of a cold front will persist on Friday, January 3

IN PHOTOS: Floods hit several towns in Cagayan

Dec 06, 2019 - 4:13 PM

Governor Manuel Mamba appeals for help as Cagayan is placed under a state of calamity

Rain to persist in parts of Northern, Central Luzon on December 6

Dec 05, 2019 - 6:05 PM

The tail-end of a cold front will bring scattered rainshowers and thunderstorms until Friday, December 6

Tisoy weakens into tropical depression as it leaves PAR

Dec 05, 2019 - 12:30 PM

Though Tisoy (Kammuri) is no longer inside the Philippine Area of Responsibility, there may still be heavy rain due to the surge of the northeast monsoon and the tail-end of a cold front

Tisoy weakens into tropical storm, but PAGASA warns of northeast monsoon

Dec 05, 2019 - 12:10 AM

Tisoy (Kammuri) is no longer directly affecting the Philippines, but the northeast monsoon is seen to bring heavy rain to Northern Luzon until Thursday, December 5

Scattered rain on November 1 due to LPA, northeast monsoon, easterlies

Nov 01, 2019 - 12:00 PM

The low pressure area is 240 kilometers east of Hinatuan, Surigao del Sur, while the northeast monsoon and the easterlies are affecting parts of Luzon on All Saints' Day

Colder days ahead as PAGASA declares onset of northeast monsoon

Oct 25, 2019 - 6:59 PM

'Sa mga susunod na araw at buwan ay posible na po tayong makaranas o maramdaman na natin 'yung malamig na simoy ng hangin,' says PAGASA Weather Specialist Ana Clauren

Groups hold donation drive for Samar children affected by militarization

Jun 04, 2019 - 10:37 AM

PRESS RELEASE: The groups are accepting school supplies and cash donations for the children of Northern Samar and Samar until the end of June

Baguio's sudden cold weather means transition to 'amihan'

Oct 05, 2018 - 1:51 PM

PAGASA has announced on Thursday, October 4, that the habagat season has officially ended

CHILLY WEATHER. Boatmen at Burnham Park enjoy the cold Baguio weather. Photo by Mau Victa/Rappler

IN PHOTOS: International Women's Day 2017

Mar 08, 2017 - 10:26 PM

Women s organizations march along the streets of Manila calling for an end to violence against women and to extrajudicial killings They also seek to oppose the death penalty bill

Mask of protest in celebration of International Womens Day. March 8, 2017. Photo by Rob Reyes/Rappler

'Encantadia' star Kylie Padilla: Get to know the new Amihan

Jul 21, 2016 - 7:21 PM

Know more about Kylie the new keeper of the Brilyante ng Hangin

Photo by Paolo Abad/Rappler

[IN PHOTOS] 'Encantadia' 2016: Sang'gres in warrior costumes

Jun 20, 2016 - 8:59 PM

You ve seen the 4 sang gres look regal in their Francis Libiran designed gowns Now see Pirena Amihan Danaya and Alena get ready for war

Screengrab from Instagram/gmaencantadia

[WATCH] 'Encantadia' 2016 animated trailer: Sang'gres gear up for war

Jun 18, 2016 - 2:38 PM

Maibabalik ba ang kapayapaan? asks the voice of Imaw

Baguio, Tuguegarao record lowest temps since November

Jan 27, 2016 - 6:30 AM

Colder weather is expected until early February in these two cities in northern Philippines

The Christmas storm

Dec 25, 2014 - 6:57 PM

Storms visiting the Philippines during the holidays are more common than you think

Isolated rain, thunderstorms across PH on Monday

Dec 21, 2014 - 6:13 PM

Isolated rain and thunderstorms will mark the beginning of Christmas week

Satellite image courtesy of PAGASA

Rainy Sunday for many parts of PH

Dec 20, 2014 - 5:44 PM

The Bicol Eastern Visayas Caraga and Davao regions plus Aurora and Quezon will have cloudy skies with light to moderate rainshowers and thunderstorms

Satellite image as of December 20, 5 pm. From PAGASA website

Colder mornings for Luzon as 'amihan' season begins

Oct 16, 2014 - 9:04 PM

Weather conditions over the rest of the country will be generally fair apart from isolated rainshowers or thunderstorms in the afternoon or evening PAGASA says

Intense summer heat starts next week

Mar 20, 2014 - 10:48 AM

Temperatures in parts of the country including Metro Manila may hit 35 degrees Celsius beginning next week

Cloudy Sunday in east PH

Mar 16, 2014 - 7:32 AM

The country will continue to feel the effects of the northeast monsoon or the amihan

Monique Wilson, Hacienda Luisita women dance for justice

Mar 07, 2014 - 6:55 PM

Developments are soon to rise in disputed portions of the land But it s people who should rise Give them land rice food you ll make a much better society

PEASANT WOMEN RISING. Theater actress and One Billion Rising Global Coordinator Monique Wilson dances with the peasant women of Hacienda Luisita to call for genuine land reform. All photos by Dax Simbol/Rappler

North, central Luzon partly cloudy Monday

Oct 20, 2013 - 5:26 PM

Partly cloudy skies are in the forecast for parts of Luzon Monday October 21

Get stoked: 7 lesser-known PH surf spots

Aug 29, 2013 - 8:00 PM

‘Tis the season of rains typhoons and surfing

‘TIS THE SEASON FOR SURFING. Surfers are in for a treat with the typhoon-brought waves this rainy season. Photo by Rhea Claire Madarang

'Amihan' continues to cool Luzon down

Oct 31, 2012 - 7:35 AM

Eastern sections of the Luzon particularly the Cagayan Valley and Bicol regions and the provinces of Aurora and Quezon will have light rain; Cloudy in rest of PH

'Ofel' moving away, storm signals lowered

Oct 25, 2012 - 6:18 PM

The tropical storm will be 530 km West of Vigan by Friday afternoon

MSAT ENHANCED-IR satellite image at 4.32 pm, October 25. Image courtesy of PAGASA

Mild weather over most of PH

Oct 19, 2012 - 6:25 AM

The Amihan has already started to blow over northern Luzon

MSAT ENHANCED-IR satellite image at 5.32 am, October 19. Image courtesy of PAGASA

'Amihan' starts breezing through north Luzon

Oct 18, 2012 - 7:16 AM

The northeast monsoon or the Amihan wind has started breezing through northern Luzon state weather bureau PAGASA said Thursday October 18

MTSAT ENHANCED-IR Satellite Image 5:32 a.m., 18 October 2012. Image courtesy of PAGASA.