Gale Warning
Issued at: 05:00 AM TODAY , 17 October 2019
Gale Warning # 7
For: strong to gale force WINDS associated with the northeasterly surface windflow.

Gale Warning in PDF file

Weather Advisory
Issued at: 10:00 AM 2019 September 17
Weather Advisory in PDF file

General Flood Advisories - Regional
 General Flood Advisory issued as of 7 PM, 20 August 2018


Monthly Climate Assessment and Outlook (July-August 2018)

Issued: 06 August 2018

Monthly Rainfall Forecast
RAINFALL FORECAST  (September 2018 - February 2019) 
UPDATED: 29 August 2018 (next update September 26, 2018)

Regional Rainfall Forecast
Issued: 29 August 2018
Valid for: September 2018 - February 2019
Farm Weather Forecast and Advisories
ISSUED: 8 AM,  FRIDAY,  MAY 24, 2019
, 2019
FWFA:  N0. 19-144

Ten-Day Regional Agri-Weather Information
DEKAD NO. 15   MAY 21 - 31, 2019
The weather systems that will affect the whole country are the frontal system, easterlies, ridge of high pressure area, intertropical convergence zone (ITCZ) and low pressure area (LPA).

Seasonal Climate Outlook
Issued:  13 July 2018
FOR July - December 2018

Astronomical Diary
Issue for October 2018
The October Orionids meteor shower will be active from October 17-25, 2017.

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Local Weather Forecast


(Forecast Areas: Visayas, Palawan, Occidental Mindoro)
Issued at: 6:00 AM, 17 October 2019
Valid Beginning: 6:00 AM today until 6:00 AM tomorrow

SYNOPSIS: At 3:00 AM today, the center of TD “PERLA” was estimated based on all available data at 910 km East of Tuguegarao City, Cagayan (18.1⁰N, 130.3⁰E) with maximum sustained winds of 45 km/h near the center and gustiness of up to 55 km/h. It is moving West at 10 km/h. Northeasterly Surface Windflow prevailing over Luzon.

FORECAST: Visayas will have cloudy skies with scattered rainshowers and thunderstorms due to ITCZ. Palawan and Occidental Mindoro will experience partly cloudy to cloudy skies with isolated rainshowers and thunderstorms.

Moderate winds from the Northeast will prevail over Visayas, Palawan, and Occidental Mindoro with moderate seas.

PAGBANA-BANA: Ang Visayas adunay madag-umon nga kalangitan inubatan sa katag-katag na pag-ulan ug panugdog-kilat tungud sa ITCZ. Ang Palawan ug Occidental Mindoro makasinati ug panagsang mapanganuron ngadtu na sa madag-umon nga kalangitan inubanan sa pat-ak pat-ak nga pag-ulan o pagpanugdog-kilat.

Kasarangan nga hangin gikan sa Amihanang-silangan ang magpasulabi sa Visayas, Palawan, ug Occidental Mindoro diin kasarangan nga pagbalud sa kadagatan.
Minimum Temperature: 26°C 
Maximum Temperature: 32°C

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Metro Cebu
October 17
5:33 AM
5:26 PM
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Rainfall Warning

No issued Heavy rainfall warning over Visayas, Palawan, and Occidental Mindoro as of today.

For more information and queries, please call telephone numbers (032) 340-1868 and (032) 340-4143.

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Thunderstorm Warning

For Thunderstorm Advisories over 
#VIS_PRSD  forecast areas, please visit our facebook page

  • This will be issued when there is an indication that a thunderstorm is threatening a specific area(s) within the next 2 hours.
  • Updates will be issued as frequent as necessary
  • This will be disseminated via SMS, Social Media, website

Thunderstorm Watch

  • This will inform the public that TSTM formation is likely within the next twelve (12) hours.
  • This is more general than a warning.
  • This will be disseminated thru Social Media, website

  • Issued when TSTM is less likely within the next twelve (12) hours.
  • This will be disseminated thru Twitter, Facebook, website


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News and Events for Visayas

News and Events

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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.

payong pagasa on android The latest version of the official PAGASA app can now be downloaded on Google play store

List of Trainees for the Meteorological Technicians Training Course (MTTC) 2019

The following have been accepted to undergo the Meteorological Technicians Training Course (MTTC), scheduled on 06 May – 14 October 2019

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Weather Division is now  ISO 9001:2015 Certified

Proof has been furnished by means of an audit that the requirements of ISO 9001:2015 are met.

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14 June 2019

The occurrence of scattered to at times widespread rainfall associated with the Southwest Monsoon during the past few days as observed by most PAGASA stations...

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