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Maynilad reduces water production due to monsoon rain

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Erosion increases the amount of sediments at the Angat Dam, forcing Maynilad to reduce water production

MANILA, Philippines (Aug. 14, 2016) — Water service provider Maynilad on Sunday, August 14, advised some residents of Metro Manila to stock up on water, after it was forced to reduce water production to remove sediments.  Continue reading Maynilad reduces water production due to monsoon rain

PAGASA, Brace for rains for 5 more days

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FLOODED. Monsoon rains trigger waist-deep flooding along AFP Road in Barangay Holy Spirit, Quezon City on August 13, 2016. Photo by Joel Liporada/Rappler

‘Walang tigil. Matagal-tagal pa tayong magtitiis,’ forecaster Aldczar Aurelio tells residents of Luzon and Western Visayas

MANILA, Philippines (Aug. 13, 2016) — State weather bureau PAGASA warned Luzon and Western Visayas to brace for more heavy rains in the next 5 days.  Continue reading PAGASA, Brace for rains for 5 more days

Stronger monsoon rains trigger floods, landslides in Zambales

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FLOODS. The southwest monsoon brings heavy rains to Zambales on July 9, 2016. Photo by Randy V. Datu

Over 5,000 families are affected as heavy rains hit the northern province

ZAMBALES, Philippines (July 10, 2016) — Heavy monsoon rains have triggered floods in this province, affecting more than 5,000 families as of Saturday, July 9.  Continue reading Stronger monsoon rains trigger floods, landslides in Zambales