Thunderstorm over Guinhulngan City, Negros Oriental

Elizah Dela Rosa 11/21/2017

  A thunderstorm advisory was issued over Guinhulngan City and nearby areas in Negros Oriental by the state weather bureau Pagasa Tuesday afternoon. Pagasa’s daily forecast said moderate to heavy rains with lightning and strong winds will…

Gloomy weather in Cebu as Tropical Depression “Jolina” enters PAR

Agnes B. Alpuerto 08/24/2017

THE low pressure area in northern Luzon has already developed into a tropical depression on Thursday afternoon, according to the Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical and Astronomical Services Administration. Tropical depression Jolina was spotted 400 kilometers northeast of Catanduanes and…

It’s generally fair weather in Cebu, says Pagasa

Michelle Joy L. Padayhag 08/12/2017

IT’S a fair weather for Cebu in the next three days. Joey Figuracion, weather specialist from Philippines Atmospheric, Geophysical and Astronomical Services Administration (Pagasa) Mactan, said except for some thunderstorm activities, Cebu will have sunny weather until…

Pagasa: Cloudy skies in Cebu this weekend

Nestle L. Semilla 09/30/2016

CEBU will experience cloudy skies with a high chance of thunderstorms this weekend. Mactan office of the state weather bureau Pagasa officer-in-charge Al Quiblat said that the weather in Cebu today until tomorrow will be partly cloudy…

Hot day, some rain on Nov. 1, 2

Michelle Joy L. Padayhag 10/31/2015

WEAR lightweight clothes and bring umbrellas when visiting cemeteries during All Saints’ and All Souls’ Day, a weather forecaster said yesterday. Alfredo Quiblat, Philippine Atmospheric Geophysical and Astronomical Services (Pagasa) Mactan chief, gave the advice yesterday after…

‘Fine weather with small chance of rain on Sunday morning’

Jhunnex Napallacan, Jose Santino S. Bunachita, Michelle Joy L. Padayhag 08/01/2015

Security guard killed by  lightning at home in Guadalupe   THERE’S a “small chance” of rain on Sunday morning but otherwise the weather will be fine for the Ironman 70.3 races in Cebu. That’s the advice of…

‘Stay away from water, metals’

Michelle Joy L. Padayhag 08/01/2015

People should stay indoors during a thunderstorm. If you are outside, seek shelter in  a building to avoid getting struck by lightning, said Mactan weather bureau chief Alfredo Quiblat. “Stay away from water bodies like rivers, pools…

Heavy rains, winds in Cebu due to cold front

12/17/2014

Heavy rain and strong winds in Cebu caused by the tail-end of a cold front affecting Central and Southern Luzon, the state weather bureau Pagasa said early today. Pagasa advised the public to take precautionary measures against…

Thunderstorm warning up in Metro Cebu, nearby areas

Marian Z. Codilla 11/03/2014

A thunderstorm has developed over Metro Cebu and nearby towns, the weather bureau said Monday. The Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical and Astronomical Services Administration issued a thunderstorm advisory which will affect Cebu City, Balamban, Asturias, Lapu-lapu City, Cordova,…

Thunderstorm also causes tornado-like winds, Pagasa says

Marian Z. Codilla 11/05/2013

A thunderstorm doesn’t only cause rains but also bring tornado-like winds and even hailstones, the Mactan office of the state weather bureau Pagasa said. Pagasa weather specialist and meteorologist Alfredo Quiblat this explains the presence of strong,…

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