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Lebel ng Tubig sa Ilang Dam sa Bansa, Patuloy na Binabantayan

by admin   |   Posted on Monday, September 17th, 2012

FILE PHOTO: Angat Dam (UNTV News)

MANILA, Philippines — Patuloy na binabantayan ng Hydrology Division ng Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical and Astronomical Services Administration (PAG-ASA) ang antas ng tubig sa ilang mga dam sa bansa.

Batay sa monitoring ng ahensya, naitala ang 211.48 meters na water level ng Angat Dam sa Bulacan na mas mataas ng isang metro sa normal high water level na 210 meters.

Sa La Mesa Dam naman, nananatili ito sa 79.45 meters.

Nasa 750.9 meters naman ang Ambuklao Dam na malayo pa sa water high level nito na 752 meters.

Sa Binga Dam naman, 574.35 meters na ang water level, na malayo pa sa 575 meters na normal high water level nito.

Pero nagbukas pa rin ang Binga Dam ng isang gate na may volume ng tubig na 0.5 meters kahapon.

Nagbukas rin ng isang gate kahapon para maglabas ng 0.3 meters na tubig ang Ipo Dam matapos umakyat sa 100.93 meters ang antas nito kumpara sa 100.8 meters na normal high water level nito.

Sa Magat Dam naman, nasa 192.59 meters na ito at bagama’t mas mataas na sa high water level na 190 meters ay hindi naman ito nagpakawala ng tubig. (UNTV News)

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Expect a rainy President’s SONA on Monday – PAGASA

by Marje Pelayo   |   Posted on Friday, July 19th, 2019

MANILA, Philippines – State weather bureau PAGASA issued a special weather outlook for Monday (July 22) on the occasion of President Rodrigo Duterte’s fourth state of the nation address,

According to PAGASA, Metro Manila will experience partly cloudy to cloudy skies throughout the day on Monday with high possibility of thunderstorms in the afternoon and evening which may bring rainshowers over the area including Quezon City where the President’s SONA will take place at Batasang Pambansa.

Temperature on Monday would be between 26 to 33 degrees Celsius.

PAGASA assured to issue updates as soon as significant changes in the weather pattern for Monday’s event occur.

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LPA now tropical depression ‘Goring’; Signal #1 up in Batanes

by Marje Pelayo   |   Posted on Friday, July 19th, 2019

MANILA, Philippines — The new low pressure area (LPA) monitored north of the country has developed into a tropical depression on Friday (July 19) and has been named ‘Goring’.

As of 10:00 a.m. on Friday (July 19), state weather service PAGASA monitored the weather disturbance at 190 km North Northwest of Basco, Batanes and is moving northeast at a speed of 30 kph with maximum sustained winds of 45 kph near the center and gusts of up to 60 kph.

Tropical cyclone wind signal (TCWS) No. 1 is now hoisted over Batanes.

PAGASA advised that sea travel is risky over the seaboards of Batanes as well as in the seaboards of Northern Luzon, and the western seaboard of Central Luzon.

“Goring” may exit the Philippine area of responsibility (PAR) on Friday evening or early morning Saturday.

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Monsoon rains still affecting Luzon after TS Falcon’s exit

by Marje Pelayo   |   Posted on Friday, July 19th, 2019

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MANILA, Philippines – Tropical storm Falcon (international name Danas) has exited the Philippine area of responsibility (PAR) yet monsoon rains will still affect most parts of Luzon.

As of 4:00 am on Friday, the Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical and Astronomical Services Administration (PAGASA) said cloudy skies with scattered rainshowers and thunderstorms will prevail over Metro Manila, Cordillera Administrative Region, CALABARZON, MIMAROPA, and the rest of Central Luzon and Cagayan Valley.

Likewise, the southwest monsoon or habagat will continue to affect the regions of Ilocos, Batanes, Babuyan Group of Islands, Zambales, and Bataan.

The rest of the country will experience partly cloudy to cloudy skies with isolated rainshowers brought about by localized thunderstorms.

Meanwhile, the new low pressure area (LPA) that PAGASA has been monitoring remains outside PAR and has no direct effect yet to the country.

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