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Bagyong 'Butchoy', patuloy na lumalakas

Ang lakas nito ay nasa 160 kph na may pagbugsong umaabot sa 195 kph, ayon sa PAGASA. 

JTWC: Typhoon Butchoy rapidly intensifies

Typhoon Butchoy (international name Nepartak) intensified Tuesday night after it made its way into the Philippine area of responsibility, weather forecasters said.

Floods in China kill almost 130, wipe out crops

SHANGHAI- Severe flooding across central and southern China over the past week has killed almost 130 people, damaged more than 1.9 million hectares of crops and led to direct economic losses of more than 38 billion yuan ($5.70 billion), state media said on Tuesday.

LOOK: Whirlwind damages trees, houses in Basilan

BASILAN – Several trees were toppled and some houses suffered damages when a whirlwind hit a barangay in Lamitan City, Basilan on Tuesday afternoon.

Butchoy coming, landfall not expected

MANILA – Weather bureau PAGASA said that "Nepartak" has intensified into a typhoon and is expected to enter the Philippine Area of Responsibility (PAR) between 2 p.m. to 3 p.m. on Tuesday.

Stormy weather ahead on Wednesday holiday: PAGASA

PACK AN UMBRELLA: Western Visayas and parts of Southern Luzon will experience occasionally heavy rains on Wednesday, a holiday, if an approaching storm maintains its track and speed, state weather bureau PAGASA said Tuesday.

'Butchoy' inaasahang pumasok sa PAR ngayong Martes

Naghahanda na ang mga ahensya ng gobyerno sa magiging epekto ng bagyo.

Hunger affects 3.1 million families in PH: survey

MANILA - Some 3.1 million Filipino families experienced hunger in the first quarter of 2016, higher than the 2.6 million number recorded in the last quarter of 2015, the latest Social Weather Stations survey revealed Monday.

Storm outside PAR won't make landfall; LPA to bring rains

A tropical storm outside the Philippine area of responsibility is unlikely to make landfall in the country, but a low pressure area off Luzon will bring rains in Southern Luzon and Visayas, state weather bureau PAGASA said Monday.

'Butchoy' expected to enter PAR by Tuesday

Partly cloudy to cloudy skies with isolated rain showers or thunderstorms is expected to prevail over the rest of the country.