Gale Warning
Issued at: 5:00 PM TODAY , 05 April 2017
Gale Warning # 10 (Final)
For:

Gale Warning in PDF file





Monthly Climate Assessment and Outlook

Issued: 07 April 2017


ENSO Weekly Monitoring: La Nina Watch continues.. 
16 September 2016
updates shall be issued as appropriate.


Monthly Rainfall Forecast
RAINFALL FORECAST  (April - September 2017) 
UPDATED: 05 April 2017 (next update 26 May 2017)


Regional Rainfall Forecast
Issued: 05 April 2017
Valid for: April-September 2017
Farm Weather Forecast and Advisories
ISSUED              : 8AM, MONDAY, APRIL 24, 2017
VALID UNTIL      :  8AM, TUESDAY, APRIL 25, 2017
FWFA:  N0. 17-114


Ten-Day Regional Agri-Weather Information

DEKAD NO. 12 April 21 - 30, 2017

PHILIPPINE AGRI-WEATHER FORECAST

      The weather systems that are expected to affect the whole country within the ten-day period are ridge of high pressure area, easterlies and low pressure area.

Partly cloudy to cloudy skies with isolated rainshowers and thunderstorms mostly in the afternoon or evening are expected over the whole country during the early and the middle days of the forecast period. On the latter part of the period, a possible low pressure area will affect the eastern section of Visayas and Mindanao which will bring cloudy skies with light to moderate rains. The rest of the country will have partly cloudy to cloudy with isolated rainshowers and thunderstorms mostly in the afternoon or evening.

Winds blowing from the southeast to south will prevail over Luzon and Visayas and coming from the east to northeast over Mindanao. The whole archipelago will have slight to moderate seas during the early and middle days of the dekadal period. On the latter part of the dekad the seaboards of Northern Luzon, eastern Visayas and Mindanao will have moderate to occasionally rough seas while the rest of the country will have slight to moderate seas.

            The eastern and central equatorial Pacific is in neutral condition.


Seasonal Climate Outlook
Issued:  20 January 2017
FOR January - June 2017
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Astronomical Diary
Issue for April 2017
Lyrids Meteor, Jupiter, Saturn will be found at about 19 degrees above the east southeastern horizon and...




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FARM WEATHER FORECAST AND ADVISORIES

ISSUED              : 8AM, MONDAY, APRIL 24, 2017
VALID UNTIL      :  8AM, TUESDAY, APRIL 25, 2017
FWFA:  N0. 17-114


SYNOPSIS: EASTERLIES  AFFECTING THE EASTERN SECTION OF THE COUNTRY. AT 4AM TODAY , A LOW PRESSURE AREA (LPA) WAS ESTIMATED BASED ON ALL AVAILABLE DATA AT 1,580 KM EAST OF MINDANAO (10.20 N, 140.6E) OUTSIDE PHILIPPINE AREA OF RESPONSIBILITY.
FORECAST AREA


METRO MANILA AND REST OF THE COUNTRY

AGRI-WEATHER


PARTLY CLOUDY TO CLOUDY WITH ISOLATED RAINSHOWERS  OR  THUNDERSTORMS

WINDS

MODERATE TO STRONG FROM NORTHEAST -  EXTREME NORTHERN LUZON;  
LIGHT TO MODERATE FROM  EAST TO NORTHEAST - REST OF LUZON ;
 FROM NORTHEAST - VISAYAS AND MINDANAO
TEMPERATURE

 24 –  340C  - LOWLAND FARMS
17 –  250C   - UPLAND  FARMS

RELATIVE HUMIDITY

51% – 91%

LEAF WETNESS

0 – 4 HOURS

SOIL MOISTURE CONDITION

WET – THE PROVINCES OF AURORA, QUEZON, BUKIDNON AND DAVAO CITY; THE REGIONS OF EASTERN VISAYAS AND CARAGA; AND THE REST OF BICOL REGION

MOIST – CALAYAN,  CATANDUANES, ZAMBOANGA DEL NORTE, MISAMIS ORIENTAL, AND THE LOWER PORTION OF ARMM

DRY  –  REST OF THE COUNTRY
































FARMING ADVISORIES :

1.       USE COVERED VANS OR VEHICLES IN DELIVERY OF GOODS
2.       PARTICIPATE IN YOUR LOCALITY’S AGRICULTURAL PROGRAMS LIKE PRACTICE OF ORGANIC FARMING ACTIVITIES AND ATTENDANCE TO FARMER’S FIELD SCHOOL TO BE MORE KNOWLEDGEABLE AND HELPS ALLEVIATE FARMER’S ECONOMIC STATUS.
3.       CONTINUE DAILY FARM ACTIVITIES LIKE  HARVESTING,   THRESHING, DRYING,  WEEDING, FERTILIZER APPLICATION, DELIVERY OF GOODS TO THE MARKET. 


FISHING ADVISORIES:

THE COASTAL WATERS OVER THE WHOLE ARCHIPELAGO WILL HAVE SLIGHT TO MODERATE SEAS.  REMINDER TO OUR FISHERFOLKS, BE CAREFUL ESPECIALLY TO THOSE USING SMALL BOATS, ALWAYS BRING EMERGENCY KIT AND BE UPDATED FOR THE LATEST WEATHER FORECAST AND FARM ADVISORIES.
 

RED TIDE ALERT (Courtesy of BFAR, Shellfish Bulletin No. 14, Issued on 12 April 2017)

ALL TYPES OF SHELLFISH AND ALAMANG COLLECTED FROM COASTAL WATERS OF BOLINAO AND ANDA IN PANGASINAN AND COASTAL WATERS OF DAUIS AND TAGBILARAN CITY IN BOHOL ARE NOT SAFE FOR HUMAN CONSUMPTION. FISHERMEN ARE ADVISED NOT TO GATHER OVER THESE AREAS.




PREPARED BY:  DTB / SCF / RAAM / DPO / RMP / MAM / ACC


PUBLIC WARNING 

It has come to the attention of the Office of the Administrator of PAGASA that a certain person has been using the name of Dr. Vicente B. Malano to solicit money from the contractors of PAGASA.

Dr. Malano wishes to inform the public that he has not authorized anyone to solicit money on his behalf and to warn everyone against dealing with unscrupulous activities of certain individuals.


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PAGASA S&T RELEASE
PRESS STATEMENT
10 April 2017
               
SPECIAL WEATHER OUTLOOK FOR THE LENTEN SEASON


Starting today (April 10) until Maundy Thursday (April 13), warm and dry weather conditions associated with sunny weather will prevail over the entire archipelago, with chances of some isolated rainshowers or thunderstorms due to the Ridge of High Pressure Area (HPA) and Easterlies.

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PAGASA S&T Release
PRESS STATEMENT
05 April 2017


TERMINATION OF THE NORTHEAST MONSOON

The resurgence of the Northeast Monsoon that affected the Northern and Central Luzon during the last few days has weakened.  Latest weather map analyses and numerical model outputs indicate
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