OPINION: Disaster preparedness and politics

Posted at 02/24/2017 3:51 PM

Now, why should I be interested in Project NOAH and how it feeds information to the media? 

6 tons of tilapia die in South Cotabato fish kill

LAKE SEBU – Six tons of tilapia died in another fish kill incident in Lake Sebu town in South Cotabato.

PAGASA: Amihan, nagpapaulan sa Metro Manila

Kahit umuulan nitong mga nakaraang araw, walang namataang bagyo o sama ng panahon sa bansa, ayon sa state weather bureau PAGASA.

Four dead as 'worst storm in years' buffets California

A devastating storm billed by forecasters as the worst to hit California in years pounded the southern half of the state, wreaking devastation that claimed four lives, authorities said on Saturday.

'Below zero' na temperatura sa Benguet, nilinaw ng PAGASA

Nilinaw ng PAGASA na hindi -2 hanggang -3 degrees celcius ang temperatura sa Atok, Benguet, kundi 6 hanggang 7 degrees lamang.

Floods swamp Davao del Norte villages

DAVAO DEL NORTE – Local officials raised 6 barangays in Asuncion, Davao del Norte to critical status as floods hit houses early Thursday morning.

LOOK: Frost-covered vegetables in Benguet as temperature falls below 0

BENGUET- Farmers in Paoay, Atok, Benguet woke up to their fields covered in thick frost.

#WalangPasok: Classes suspensions on February 16

Classes in parts of Davao region were suspended Thursday due to heavy downpour brought by the tail-end of a cold front.

Warmer weekend as 'amihan' weakens in next days

While Filipinos continue to enjoy cool weather, they should prepare for a bit of warmth this weekend as the northeast monsoon (hanging amihan) weakens, weather bureau PAGASA said.

Cuddle weather in Baguio as temperature drops to 7.3 degrees Celsius

MANILA - Residents and tourists in the country's summer capital need to bundle up more as the temperature dropped to 7.3 degrees Celsius Wednesday, weather bureau PAGASA said.