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LOOK: Thousands spend weekend in evacuation centers

Aug 12, 2018 - 1:16 PM

If you want to know how you can help, check our list of relief operations for those affected by the widespread flooding

LINING UP FOR FOOD. Families and individuals line up for food at the Mabuhay Basketball Court in Tatalon, Quezon City as 4 to 5 meter-high flood waters inundate their homes due to heavy rains caused by the southwest monsoon. Photo by LeAnne Jazul/Rappler

LOOK: Heavy rain floods Metro Manila, Rizal

Aug 11, 2018 - 2:12 PM

(7th UPDATE) Tropical Storm Karding has left the Philippine Area of Responsibility but continues to enhance the southwest monsoon or habagat

FLOOD. Heavy downpour pounds Quezon City on August 11, 2018. Photo by Martin San Diego/Rappler

LOOK: Floods hit parts of Luzon

Jul 22, 2018 - 5:40 PM

The floods are triggered by heavy rain from the southwest monsoon, which is being enhanced by Tropical Depression Josie

IN PHOTOS: Flash floods hit Metro Manila

Jun 21, 2018 - 8:00 PM

A thunderstorm brings heavy rain on Thursday, June 21, triggering flash floods

Photo courtesy of Rejinel Valencia

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Jun 07, 2018 - 12:42 PM

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Vinta triggers flash flood in Zamboanga del Norte barangay

Dec 23, 2017 - 12:09 PM

The town of Sibuco apparently is no stranger to deadly floods brought by typhoons as their shores face the open Sulu Sea

Thousands stranded in Bicol, Eastern Visayas ports due to Urduja

Dec 14, 2017 - 3:00 PM

(UPDATED) Sea trips to and from at least 5 ports have been suspended by the Philippine Coast Guard

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.

Signal No. 1 in Batanes, Babuyan islands as Fabian maintains strength

Jul 22, 2017 - 11:49 AM

Tropical Depression Fabian is expected to leave the Philippine Area of Responsibility on Saturday evening Meanwhile a low pressure area is spotted east of Surigao del Sur

Satellite image as of July 22, 2017, 10:30 am from PAGASA website

LPA now Tropical Depression Emong

Jul 02, 2017 - 12:25 PM

State weather bureau PAGASA says Emong is expected to intensify into a tropical storm within the next 6 hours

Dante weakens into tropical depression, exits PAR

Apr 27, 2017 - 11:46 PM

Tropical depression Dante Muifa is estimated to be some 1 425 kilometers east of Tuguegarao Cagayan this evening

Satellite image as of April 27. 7:30 pm. Image courtesy of PAGASA

VIDEO: Aftermath of Typhoon Karen in Baler, Aurora

Oct 16, 2016 - 1:04 PM

Aurora is among the provinces that conducted preemptive and forced evacuations in high risk areas beginning Saturday afternoon

La Mesa on red alert: Forced evacuation advised

Aug 13, 2016 - 3:07 PM

11th UPDATE As of 4 pm Saturday August 13 the water level in La Mesa Dam is just 10 centimeters short of the spilling level

Satellite image as of August 13, 11 am. Image courtesy of PAGASA

Hong Kong, Macau flights cancelled due to Carina

Aug 01, 2016 - 4:30 PM

UPDATED Philippine Airlines PAL and Cathay Pacific cancel some flights between Manila and Macau Beijing or Hong Kong

CANCELLED. Several international flights have been cancelled due to Typhoon Nida. File photo by Alecs Ongcal / Rappler

Carina leaves PAR; southwest monsoon bringing rains

Aug 01, 2016 - 1:46 PM

Parts of Luzon will still experience moderate to heavy rains on Monday August 1 due to the southwest monsoon

Carina slightly intensifies as it exits landmass

Jul 31, 2016 - 11:35 PM

Severe Tropical Storm Carina Nida is already moving across the Balintang Channel

Severe Tropical Storm Carina to exit landmass on Sunday night

Jul 31, 2016 - 9:05 PM

Carina maintains its strength as it moves over Cagayan where it earlier made landfall

Carina maintains strength as it crosses northern Cagayan

Jul 31, 2016 - 5:45 PM

Several provinces in Luzon remain under warning signals due to Severe Tropical Storm Carina

Carina makes landfall in Cagayan

Jul 31, 2016 - 3:00 PM

Severe Tropical Storm Carina is now crossing northern Cagayan and will exit landmass on Sunday night July 31

Carina strengthens ahead of landfall in Cagayan

Jul 31, 2016 - 11:45 AM

Severe Tropical Storm Carina now has maximum winds of up to 95 kilometers per hour

Tropical Storm Carina threatens Cagayan

Jul 31, 2016 - 8:50 AM

State weather bureau PAGASA says Carina is expected to make landfall in the province on Sunday afternoon July 31

Tropical Storm Carina threatens Isabela-Cagayan area

Jul 31, 2016 - 5:45 AM

More provinces are placed under signal number 2 as Tropical Storm Carina Nida strengthens further

Carina slightly intensifies as it heads for Northern Luzon

Jul 31, 2016 - 12:10 AM

Tropical Storm Carina which has the international name Nida now has maximum winds of up to 75 kilometers per hour

Isabela, Cagayan under signal no. 2 due to Carina

Jul 30, 2016 - 9:15 PM

Several provinces also remain under signal no 1 as Tropical Storm Carina continues heading for Northern Luzon

Carina now a tropical storm; signal no. 2 up in Isabela

Jul 30, 2016 - 5:55 PM

Tropical Storm Carina has maximum winds of up to 65 kilometers per hour and is moving toward Northern Luzon

Carina accelerates; 7 areas under signal no. 1

Jul 30, 2016 - 5:38 AM

PAGASA places Catanduanes Camarines Sur Albay Sorsogon Northern Samar Eastern Samar and Samar under signal no 1

CARINA ACCELERATING. Tropical Depression Carina prompts PAGASA to place 7 areas under Signal No. 1. Image courtesy of PAGASA

7 areas under signal no. 1 as Carina slightly intensifies

Jul 29, 2016 - 11:45 PM

Tropical Depression Carina is bringing moderate to heavy rains to several provinces in Luzon and the Visayas

Typhoon Butchoy leaves PAR; monsoon still affecting PH

Jul 08, 2016 - 5:31 PM

It s going to be a rainy Saturday due to the southwest monsoon

Cloudy Monday for PH

Mar 13, 2016 - 5:29 PM

Easterlies are affecting the eastern section of the country

Cloudy skies over PH on Sunday

Mar 12, 2016 - 5:24 PM

Easterlies are affecting the eastern section of the country

Cloudy skies and light rain for northern PH islands

Jan 16, 2016 - 8:12 AM

Islands affected are Batanes Calayan and Babuyan says PAGASA

Satellite image as of 4:31 am on January 16. Photo courtesy of PAGASA

Some light rains for extreme N. Luzon on Saturday

Jan 15, 2016 - 5:24 PM

The Northeast Monsoon will bring some rains to Batanes Babuyan and Calayan islands on Saturday January 16 says PAGASA

Image from PAGASA

Northeast monsoon still affecting extreme northern Luzon

Jan 09, 2016 - 5:48 PM

Cloudy skies with light to moderate rains and isolated thunderstorms are expected over Mindanao and Eastern Visayas

Light to moderate weekend rains in parts of Luzon

Jan 02, 2016 - 5:10 PM

Coastal waters will also be moderate to rough because of moderate to strong winds coming from the northeast

Nona intensifies; Signal number 1 in 13 areas

Dec 13, 2015 - 1:06 PM

Storm warning signal number 1 may also be raised over Camarines Norte Southern Quezon Marinduque and Romblon Sunday night PAGASA says

'Nona' now a severe tropical storm

Dec 13, 2015 - 10:25 AM

Nona is expected to hit land in Northern Samar Monday either in the afternoon or evening

Typhoon Hanna out of PAR, cloudy skies for parts of Luzon

Aug 09, 2015 - 9:16 AM

Occasional rains will be experienced over Visayas and MIMAROPA and the Provinces of Zambales and Bataan

Image courtesy of PAGASA

Monsoon rains in parts of Luzon on Sunday

Jul 18, 2015 - 6:46 PM

Batanes and other parts of Luzon will continue to experience monsoon rains The southwest monsoon is still affecting parts of Luzon

MTSAT ENHANCED IR satellite image, 5:01 pm, July 18. Image courtesy of PAGASA

Monsoon rains, cloudy skies for parts of Luzon on Monday

Jul 12, 2015 - 6:09 PM

The southwest monsoon is affecting Luzon bringing rains over several provinces

Partly cloudy to cloudy skies for PH on Monday

May 24, 2015 - 5:36 PM

The 5 pm weather bulletin of PAGASA says that a trough of low pressure area is affecting extreme Northern Luzon

Partly cloudy to cloudy Sunday in PH

May 23, 2015 - 6:00 PM

A trough of low pressure area is affecting extreme Northern Luzon

Cagayan towns evacuate residents ahead of Dodong

May 10, 2015 - 1:29 PM

UPDATED The towns of Gonzaga Santa and Santa Teresita in Cagayan Valley enforce pre emptive evacuation

PRE-EMPTIVE EVACUATION. The town of Caroan in Cagayan Valley is prone to flooding due to storm surges, authorities say. Photo by Raymon Dullana

Typhoon Dodong: Storm signal No. 4 in 4 areas

May 10, 2015 - 12:33 PM

Dodong is expected to hit land in Santa Ana Cagayan Sunday afternoon or early evening

Dodong intensifies; 5 areas under Signal No. 3

May 10, 2015 - 8:00 AM

UPDATED Dodong is expected to make landfall in Cagayan Valley Sunday afternoon or early evening; US JTWC labels it a super typhoon

Chedeng weakens, now a low pressure area

Apr 05, 2015 - 5:44 PM

Evacuees have started going home the social welfare department says as all public storm warning signals are lifted by the state weather bureau

#ChedengPH: Help map critical reports

Apr 03, 2015 - 1:32 PM

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Chedeng weakens further; storm signal raised

Apr 03, 2015 - 11:48 AM

UPDATED Storm Signal No 1 is raised over Catanduanes and Camarines Sur

Image courtesy of PAGASA

Typhoon Chedeng weakens, to hit land Sunday night

Apr 03, 2015 - 12:15 AM

UPDATED Weather bureau PAGASA warns the public against engaging in outdoor activities along the beaches of eastern Luzon starting Saturday There will be possible storm surges of up to 3 meters in those areas

Zamboanga City under state of calamity due to drought

Apr 02, 2015 - 9:03 AM

Of the total 25 irrigation dams in the city City Agriculturist Diosdado Palacat reports that 9 have dried up 6 are in critical condition and 10 are below the normal water level

DREADED DROUGHT. Rice farmers are among the most vulnerable to the impacts of the ongoing El Niño.

#BettyPH: Help map critical reports

Mar 18, 2015 - 10:34 AM

Help save lives Use the Project Agos Alert Map to find and map latest disaster reports