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Apr 09, 2019 - 10:15 PM

The heat index isn't just about the temperature. Here's what it means, how it affects people, and what people can do to protect themselves.

Only 2 in 10 Filipinos believe China has good intentions for PH

Apr 06, 2019 - 10:34 AM

Respondents of the Social Weather Stations survey are asked whether they agree or disagree with the statement, 'Most of what the Chinese government wants to happen in the Philippines is good for the Filipinos'

XI AND DUTERTE. Chinese President Xi Jinping and President Rodrigo Duterte on November 20, 2018. Screengrab from RTVM

PH to protest China weather stations, if reports are true – Panelo

Nov 05, 2018 - 3:26 PM

But Malacañang says it still needs to 'validate' news reports quoting Chinese foreign ministry spokesman Lu Kang about Beijing-controlled weather stations in the Spratlys

MISCHIEF REEF. €The construction of hangars on Mischief Reef is said to be part of China's ˜militarization of the West Philippine Sea. Photo courtesy of CSIS/AMTI and DigitalGlobe

Monsoon rains expected in parts of Luzon on August 26

Aug 25, 2018 - 6:30 PM

Metro Manila and other areas in Luzon will have scattered rains and thunderstorms also due to the southwest monsoon

LPA to bring rain showers over parts of Luzon on Sunday

Oct 07, 2017 - 5:47 PM

The low pressure area is located 295 kilometers north northeast of Virac, Catanduanes

Satellite image as of 4 pm on Saturday, October 7. Image courtesy of PAGASA

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Feb 14, 2017 - 9:36 PM

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Public satisfaction in gov't drive vs terrorism, corruption falls

Jan 11, 2017 - 10:24 AM

A new Social Weather Stations poll shows public satisfaction with the performance of the Duterte administration dropping to 61 from 66 in the last quarter of 2016 though still classified as a very good rating

COMBAT ZONE. President Duterte visited troops running after the Maute group in Lanao del Sur at the height of military operations against the local terrorist group. Photo by Carmela Fonbuena/Rappler

9 Mindanao provinces under Signal 1 due to Auring

Jan 07, 2017 - 6:44 PM

PAGASA says Auring is expected to make landfall over the Surigao provinces between Sunday evening and early Monday morning

Image courtesy of PAGASA

Cloudy skies over PH on first day of 2017

Dec 31, 2016 - 5:25 PM

The trough of a low pressure area is affecting the eastern section of Mindanao while the northeast monsoon is affecting Luzon

Light to moderate rain in parts of N. Luzon on Sunday

Sep 03, 2016 - 11:36 PM

A low pressure area is spotted northeast of Batanes while the southwest monsoon is affecting northern Luzon

Satellite image from PAGASA website

Cloudy skies, light rain over parts of Luzon on Saturday

Sep 02, 2016 - 7:06 PM

The southwest monsoon is affecting northern and central Luzon

Alerts lifted as Marikina River water level goes down

Aug 15, 2016 - 9:03 AM

UPDATED The water level of the river has been closely monitored over the weekend as monsoon rains dumped water across large parts of Luzon including Metro Manila

INUNDATED. Men navigate through a flooded area in Marikina City, August 14, 2016. Photo by Martin San Diego/Rappler

Marikina River water level rises anew on Sunday

Aug 14, 2016 - 6:25 PM

More than 2 000 families or over 10 500 people evacuate as the heavy rain triggers floods

La Mesa Dam still on red alert

Aug 14, 2016 - 12:15 PM

As monsoon rains persist the La Mesa Dam nears its spilling level

Southwest monsoon to bring more rain across western Luzon

Jul 11, 2016 - 8:54 AM

Metro Manila and the rest of Luzon should see cloudy skies with light to moderate rains as well as thunderstorms

Rainy season begins in the Philippines

May 24, 2016 - 8:35 PM

State weather bureau PAGASA also warns the public that more typhoons are possible in the last quarter of the year due to La Niña

RAINY SEASON. A pedicabs wades passes along Chino Roces, Makati City facing strong wind and rains. Photo by Mark Cristino/Rappler

Partly cloudy skies for PH on Thursday

Apr 20, 2016 - 7:49 PM

The eastern portion of the country is likely to experience isolated thunderstorms and strong winds on Thursday April 21 says PAGASA

Image from PAGASA

Still partly cloudy skies over PH on Monday

Apr 03, 2016 - 5:46 PM

The ridge of a high pressure area is extending over Northern Luzon while easterlies are affecting the eastern section of Central and Southern Luzon and of Luzon and Mindanao

Partly cloudy skies over PH on Sunday

Apr 02, 2016 - 5:27 PM

The ridge of a high pressure area is extending over extreme Northern Luzon while easterlies are affecting the eastern section of the Philippines

Cloudy Monday for Bicol region, Aurora and Quezon provinces

Mar 27, 2016 - 7:30 PM

The tail end of a cold front is affecting the eastern section of Central and Southern Luzon while a northeast monsoon is affecting Northern Luzon

Cloudy Sunday over Cagayan Valley, Aurora province

Mar 26, 2016 - 6:11 PM

The northeast monsoon is affecting northern Luzon

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 Sunday over extreme Northern Luzon

Mar 05, 2016 - 5:36 PM

The state weather bureau says a trough is affecting extreme Northern Luzon while easterlies are affecting the eastern section of the country

Cloudy Monday for parts of Luzon

Feb 28, 2016 - 5:38 PM

A tail end of a cold front is affecting the eastern section of Central Luzon while northeast monsoon is affecting Northern Luzon

Cloudy Sunday over Bicol, Caraga, Eastern Visayas, Quezon

Feb 27, 2016 - 5:08 PM

The tail end of a cold front is affecting the eastern section of Southern Luzon and the Visayas while the northeast monsoon is affecting the eastern section of Northern and Central Luzon

Cloudy skies over Manila, rest of PH on Sunday

Feb 07, 2016 - 7:43 AM

Pagasa says cloudy skies with light rains is expected over Metro Manila Ilocos Region Cordillera Cagayan Valley and Central Luzon on Sunday February 7

CLOUDY SKIES. This is a satellite image of the Philippine skies as of February 7, 3:30 am. Image courtesy of PAGASA

Cloudy skies with light rains over parts of Luzon on Sunday

Feb 06, 2016 - 6:09 PM

The weather agency says cloudy skies with light rains will affect the regions of Ilocos Cordillera Cagayan Valley and Central Luzon on Sunday February 7

Satellite image as of February 6, 5:30 pm. Image courtesy of 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

Cloudy skies for parts of Luzon on Monday

Jan 03, 2016 - 5:21 PM

Northeast monsoon affecting Luzon Tail end of a cold front affecting the eastern section of Central Luzon

Image courtesy of PAGASA

Binay, Poe tied in new SWS presidential poll

Dec 23, 2015 - 7:35 AM

Surveys released before Christmas show erratic changes in the ranking of the leading presidential candidates

TIED. Senator Grace Poe and Vice President Jejomar Binay. File photo

Rainy Wednesday for Mindanao, Palawan

Nov 17, 2015 - 5:42 PM

These two areas can also expect isolated thunderstorms and cloudy skies on Wednesday November 18 says PAGASA

Image courtesy of PAGASA

Rainy Thursday for E. Visayas, Bicol, parts of Mindanao

Nov 11, 2015 - 9:04 PM

The islands of Batanes Babuyan and Calayan can expect some light rains and thunderstorms on Thursday November 12 says PAGASA

Image courtesy of PAGASA

Rainy Wednesday for Mindanao, E. Visayas, parts of Luzon

Nov 10, 2015 - 5:39 PM

Bicol region Palawan Quezon and Batanes may have light to moderate rains on Wednesday November 11 says PAGASA

Image courtesy of PAGASA

Rainy Tuesday for parts of N. Luzon, Central Luzon

Oct 26, 2015 - 6:39 PM

Ilocos Cordillera Cagayan Valley and Central Luzon may experience some rains on Tuesday October 27 says PAGASA

Image courtesy of PAGASA

Rainy Wednesday for VisMin, Palawan, Romblon

Oct 06, 2015 - 5:32 PM

The rest of the country can expect only isolated thunderstorms and partly cloudy skies says PAGASA

Image courtesy of PAGASA

Rainy Tuesday for W. Visayas, Caraga, N. Mindanao

Sep 21, 2015 - 10:12 PM

The rest of the country including Metro Manila can expect only isolated thunderstorms and partly cloudy to cloudy skies on Tuesday September 22

Image courtesy of PAGASA

Rainy Thursday for VisMin, Mimaropa

Sep 09, 2015 - 8:36 PM

The rest of the country can expect some thunderstorms and partly cloudy to cloudy skies on Thursday September 10 says PAGASA

Image courtesy of PAGASA

Cloudy Monday for parts of PH

Aug 16, 2015 - 5:33 PM

Metro Manila and the rest of the country will experience partly cloudy to cloudy skies with isolated thunderstorms mostly in the afternoon or evening

Cloudy skies over parts of PH on Sunday

Aug 16, 2015 - 9:58 AM

Partly cloudy to cloudy skies with isolated thunderstorms will prevail over Metro Manila and the rest of the country

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

Cloudy Monday for Palawan, Mindoro and Mindanao

Aug 02, 2015 - 5:39 PM

An intertropical convergence zone is affecting Palawan and Mindanao

Low pressure area spotted east of Catanduanes

Jul 21, 2015 - 6:01 PM

Light to moderate rains are likely in Bicol and Eastern Visayas on Wednesday July 22 says PAGASA

Image courtesy of PAGASA

N. Luzon warned of floods, landslides on Tuesday

Jul 13, 2015 - 5:43 PM

The Southwest Monsoon will continue to bring rain and strong winds to parts of Luzon on Tuesday July 14

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

Typhoon Falcon now outside PAR

Jul 10, 2015 - 7:32 AM

The typhoon will continue to enhance the southwest monsoon bringing moderate to occasionally heavy rains over Luzon and Visayas

MTSAT ENHANCED IR satellite image, 7:01 am, July 10. Image courtesy of PAGASA

Typhoon Falcon intensifies further; leaving PAR by Friday

Jul 09, 2015 - 5:26 PM

UPDATED The typhoon picks up speed but is expected to leave the Philippine Area of Responsibility by Friday July 10

Typhoon Falcon maintains strength

Jul 09, 2015 - 6:24 AM

UPDATED The typhoon will enhance the southwest monsoon and will bring moderate to occasionally heavy rains over Luzon and Visayas

MTSAT ENHANCED IR satellite image, 10:32 am, July 9. Image courtesy of PAGASA

Parts of Luzon warned of floods, landslides on Thursday

Jul 08, 2015 - 5:30 PM

Metro Manila Ilocos region Central Luzon Mimaropa and Calabarzon should be ready for flash floods and landslides due to rains from the Southwest Monsoon on Thursday July 9

Image courtesy of PAGASA

Typhoon Falcon enters PAR

Jul 08, 2015 - 7:31 AM

The typhoon is still far from the Philippine landmass No public storm warning signals have been raised

Image courtesy of PAGASA