Tagged: landslide

Floods and Landslides 0

Typhoon KOPPU/Lando – Floods and Landslides

Floods and Landslides haunt the northern provinces, especially Nueva Ecija.  Typhoon KOPPU/Lando still dumps up to 133mm of rain per hour within its 600-kilometer radius. Four major dams in Luzon have opened their gates Sunday...

Weather 2013-09-24 0

Strong Habagat causes landslides in Zambales

First Typhoon USAGI / Odette created a strong air suction and now two Low Pressure Areas (LPA) 93W and 92W amplify the southwest monsoon locally called Habagat. The result is that Metro Manila, Central Luzon, Cavite,...

Landslide – what landslide? It’s sunny in the Philippines 0

Landslide – what landslide? It’s sunny in the Philippines

People ask me often about our landslide warnings. Most tourists cannot imagine what it means. Landslide? What is sliding? Our northern neighbors in Taiwan caught a movie that does not tell a story –...

Weather 2013-02-18 0

Rainy week ahead

A Tropical Disturbance LPA 98W brings rainy weather to the south of the Philippines. After a sunny weekend it raining now since early morning. Current rainfall in Camiguin is 20 millimeters per hour. This rainy weather...

Weather-2013-01-11 0

Tropical Depression 94W unloads tons of water

The Tropical Depression 94W slowly moves northward at 15 km/h. This morning at 06:00 AM its center was  297 km east of Bislig City (eastern Mindanao). This depression will bring rainy weather to Mindanao and then...

Weather 2013-01-02 0

The first clouds of the LPA have reached Mindanao

The low pressure area (LPA) 92W is quickly moving towards Mindanao and the southern Visayas. The first batch of heavy rain clouds has reached Mindanao this morning. The nasty weather will last for about...

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Rains could trigger flashfloods and landslides today

PAGASA warns in their 5:00 AM Weather Bulltin that the Visayas and Mindanao and the regions of MIMAROPA and Bicol will be cloudy with moderate to heavy rainshowers and thunderstorms which may trigger flashfloods and...

Landslide in Cortes, Bohol 0

Bohol: Highway in Cortes still interrupted

Over a year ago, during the wet winter 2010/2011, a landslide happened in Cortes in extreme south-west Bohol. This landslide interrupted the national highway.  This landslide was so big that stabilization and removing work...

Weather-2012-03-04 0

PAGASA warns of Flash Floods and Landslides

While 34°C weather will continue to prevail over Metro Manila, flash floods and landslides threaten parts of Eastern Visayas and Mindanao due to the easterlies, the Philippine Atmospheric Geophysical and Astronomical Services Administration (PAGASA)...

Weather-2012-02-06 0

PAGASA publishes flood warning

The very rainy weather of the last 2 days brought a lot of water to the southern Visayas and northern Mindanao. This rainy weather will persist for some more days. This is why PAGASA...