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LPA strengthens into 'Ramil'; signal no. 1 up over 3 areas

LPA strengthens into 'Ramil'; signal no. 1 up over 3 areas

Red rainfall warning raised over 5 provinces

MANILA - State weather bureau PAGASA on Wednesday issued a red rainfal warning over five provinces due to a low pressure area (LPA).

Typhoons, droughts leave $129 billion in economic losses in 2016

Extreme weather caused some $129 billion (P6.7 trillion) in economic losses last year, said a report Tuesday that warned the bill will keep climbing as climate change boosts droughts, storms and floods.

Christmas weather coming as 'amihan' season starts

The northeast monsoon or amihan season has begun, signaling the onset of colder weather associated with Christmas, state weather bureau PAGASA said Tuesday. 

Brewing storm may bring rains to Visayas, Mindanao

Residents in the Visayas and Mindanao should brace for rains on All Saints' Day and All Souls' Day due to a low pressure area or brewing storm, state weather bureau PAGASA said Monday.

 

'Quedan' leaves PAR; ITCZ dampens Palawan, Mindanao

MANILA - Severe tropical storm "Quedan" has left the Philippine area of responsibility (PAR), state weather bureau PAGASA said Saturday.

Typhoon Saola brings heavy rain in southern Japan

TOKYO - Typhoon Saola barrelled towards Japan's southernmost Okinawa island chain on Saturday bringing heavy rain as authorities issued a warning for strong winds and landslides.

Mahinang La Niña, posible bago magtapos ang 2017

Malaki ang posibilidad na may mabuong mahinang La Niña bago matapos ang taon.

Abella still Duterte's spokesperson, says assistant

MANILA – Presidential Spokesperson Ernesto Abella has not yet left his post, his assistant said Friday amid rumors that he will be replaced soon. 

'Quedan' likely to exit PAR this weekend—PAGASA

Severe tropical storm "Quedan" may exit the Philippine area of responsibility on Saturday, state weather bureau PAGASA said.