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Trough of LPA to bring scattered rains over Visayas, Mindanao

Trough of LPA to bring scattered rains over Visayas, Mindanao By Lily Ramos   MANILA (Philippines News Agency) —The trough of the low pressure area (LPA) spotted off Guiuan, Eastern Samar will bring rains over Visayas and Mindanao on Friday, as the southwest monsoon continues to affect northern Luzon. The Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical and Astronomical Services … Continue reading

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Monsoon rains leave 3 dead, P282-M damages in Ilocos Norte

Monsoon rains leave 3 dead, P282-M damages in Ilocos Norte By Leilanie Adriano LAOAG CITY (Philippines News Agency) — Heavy rains caused by the southwest monsoon left three deaths and around PHP282 million worth of damages, the Provincial Risk Reduction and Management Council (PDRRMC) reported Monday. Based on its latest situation report, the PDRRMC said … Continue reading

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Southwest monsoon continues to affect Luzon Wednesday

Southwest monsoon continues to affect Luzon Wednesday MANILA (Philippines News Agency) —The southwest monsoon will continue to dump rains over the western part of Luzon Wednesday. In its 4 a.m. forecast, the Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical and Astronomical Services Administration (PAGASA) said Ilocos and Cordillera regions, Zambales, Batanes and Babuyan Group of Islands will have cloudy … Continue reading

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1,120 evacuated due to monsoon rains

1,120 evacuated due to monsoon rains By Benjamin Pulta MANILA (Philippines News Agency) — A total of 1,120 individuals, mostly from Cavite and Rodriguez, Rizal, were evacuated due to floods brought about by the southwest monsoon and tropical storm ‘Henry’, the Philippine National Police (PNP) in Calabarzon (Cavite, Laguna, Batangas, Rizal and Quezon) reported Wednesday. … Continue reading