weather

LOOK: Rough seas force Zambo fishermen to stay on land

ZAMBOANGA CITY - Rough seas brought by inclement weather are forcing local fisherman in coastal barangays to stay put and stop fishing.

Tornado, hail storms kill at least 78 in China

A tornado, hail storms and driving rain killed at least 78 people and injured some 500 in eastern China on Thursday, flattening power lines, overturning cars and ripping roofs off houses in Jiangsu province.

PAGASA: LPA inside PAR may become cyclone

A low pressure area (LPA) was spotted inside the Philippine area of responsibility (PAR) on Thursday, the state weather bureau said.

Lightning kills 93 people in India

At least 93 people have been struck by lightning and killed in India over the past two days, disaster management officials said Wednesday, as annual monsoon rains swept the country.

Heat wave tests Southern California's power grid amid gas shortage

LOS ANGELES - California's power grid operators warned homes and businesses on Monday to conserve electricity as rising demand for air conditioning stoked by a record-setting heat wave across the U.S. Southwest tested the region's generating capacity.

Summer solstice: Longest day of the year on Tuesday

It will be the longest day of the year.

PNoy admin satisfaction rating drops, but still 'good'

MANILA - The public's satisfaction with the performance of the Aquino administration dropped in the first quarter of 2016, according to the the latest Social Weather Stations (SWS) survey.

Typhoon-resilient homes sought for Filipinos

Ngayong tag-ulan, pina-igting ng iba-ibang environmental groups at advocates ang panawagan sa publiko na gumamit ng renewable energy at tiyaking kaya ng itatayong mga bahay at gusali ang malalakas na bagyo.

PAGASA prepares for coming typhoons

Handa na ang PAGASA sa pagdating ng tag-ulan. Tuloy-tuloy ang naging training ng kanilang weather forecaster para sa inaasahang pagdating ng mga bagyo.

May 2016 is Earth's hottest on record: NASA

May's temperatures broke global records yet again, as the northern hemisphere finishes its hottest spring on record, statistics released Tuesday by NASA showed.