(PAGASA 24-HOUR PUBLIC WEATHER FORECAST as of Saturday, 25 March 2023) Ridge of High Pressure Area (HPA) extending over Northern and Central Luzon. Butuan City, Agusan del Norte, Agusan del Sur, Dinagat Islands, Surigao del Norte and Surigao del Sur will experience partly cloudy to cloudy skies with isolated rainshowers or thunderstorms due to Easterlies / Localized Thunderstorms. Possible flash floods or landslides during severe thunderstorms. Light to moderate winds coming from East to Northeast will prevail with slight to moderate seas / (0.6 to 2.1 meters).

TOP STORIES - Thursday, September 29, 2022

TODAY’S TOP STORIES (from online news monitoring)  

29 September 2022, Thursday, as of 1PM

1. ‘Luis’ intensifies into severe tropical storm but exits PAR; LPA east of Visayas dissipates [DZBB, ABS-CBN News, CNN PHL, GMA News, Inquirer, Philstar, Manila Bulletin] ©PIA-PMU


2. NDRRMC: 11 reported dead, 6 missing due to Karding [Inquirer, Philstar, ABS-CBN News, CNN PHL, GMA News] ©PIA-PMU


3. Karding’s damage to agri rises further to P2.02 billion [Inquirer, ABS-CBN News, CNN PHL, GMA News] ©PIA-PMU


4. VP Sara meets with PM Kishida, Japanese officials; holds education-related activities during Japan trip [Manila Bulletin, News5, Philstar, ABS-CBN News, GMA News] ©PIA-PMU


5. CHED: Coordinating with DepEd, lawmakers to draft bill on mandatory ROTC [Manila Bulletin, Remate, GMA News] ©PIA-PMU


6. SC moves NCAP oral arguments to December 6, 2022 [ABS-CBN News, CNN PHL, GMA News] ©PIA-PMU


—Philippine Information Agency | PIA Monitoring Unit—