Gale Warning
Issued at: 5:00 PM TODAY , 20 January 2021
Gale Warning # 8

Gale Warning in PDF file

Weather Advisory
Issued at: 11:00 AM 2021 January 20
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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Office of the Chief
  • Supervises and monitors and planning, coordination and conduct of research and developmental activities in the fields of Hydrometeorology, Agrometeorology, Tropical Meteorology, Meteorological and Hydrological Instrument, Space Science and Astronomy;
  • Supervises and monitors the planning, coordination and conduct of technical training in line with the Human Resource Development Plan of PAGASA;
  • Directs and supervises the activities of the RDTD through the Chiefs of Sections to ensure its continuous functions;
  • Supervises the implementation of Agency policies and programs in RDTD and
  • Perform other assignments as directed by higher management.
Climatology & Agrometeorology  Research and Development Section (CARDS)
  • Develops and tests new techniques to enhance climatological analysis and prediction particularly the use of numerical weather analyses and prediction products and satellite images;
  • Undertakes studies on climate change/variability with the view of predicting such changes and extreme unusual climate events; and
  • Undertakes researches pertaining to crop-weather models water balance, radiation, etc.
Hydrometeorology, Tropical Meteorology & Instruments Development & Research Division (HTMIRDS)
  • Undertakes researches in the atmospheric, hydrologic, agrometeorological and meteorological instruments design including but not limited to the application of remote sensing technique;
  • Conduct flood risk assessment studies;
  • Designs and develops prototypes of meteorological instruments with the maximum use of indigeneous materials and technology;
  • Undertakes researches on understanding and predictability of the unusual behavior of tropical cyclones such as sudden change in intensity/structure, and erratic movement in support to the operation needs of tropical cyclone forecasting;
  • Undertakes researches on the numerical analysis of typhoons and other related weather systems and on the capability of developing medium range forecasting
  • Undertakes studies on the development of an expert system of tropical cyclone and weather forecasting scheme; and
  • Undertakes researches on rainfall forecasting utilizing all conventional techniques which include remote sensing.
Numerical Modelling Section (NMS)
  • Undertakes researches on the application of Numerical  Weather Prediction (NWP) in understanding unusual weather pattern and extreme rainfall events;
  • Undertakes initiatives in the advancement of numerical modeling on weather; climate and hydrologic forecasting;
  • Maintains database of all NWP products generated including related information acquired from known Meteorological Centers;
  • Adapts and calibrate atmospheric hydrologic and climate numerical models for operational and research purposes; and
  • Ensure the full utilization of the Super Computer system both in research and operation.

Space Sciences and Astronomy Section (SSAS)

  • Undertakes studies and investigations of astronomical objects and phenomena;
  • Conducts researches in astronomy, space technology and applications;
  • Operates and maintains space and astronomical observation. Measurement and/or recording of space objects and phenomena;
  • Maintains and disseminates precise Philippine Standard Time (PST);
  • Promotes astronomy and space science through the conduct of lectures, seminars, workshops, planetarium shows and stargazing and telescoping sessions; and
  • Maintains linkages with local and international space and astronomy organizations/institutions in information and data exchange and related activities

Training and Public Information Section (TPIS)

  • Formulates and implements plans and programs for the conduct of training activities in the atmospheric, geophysical and space sciences, including the administration of local and foreign training grants;
  • Operates and maintains the training facilities of the Agency in support of its human resources development program;
  • Operates and maintains library facilities and services for the agency as well as other users; subscribes books, magazines; newspapers, scientific journals and other technical publications in support of the training and research activities of the agency.


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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