(PAGASA 24-HOUR PUBLIC WEATHER FORECAST as of Wednesday, 29 May 2024) At 3:00 AM today, the center of the eye of Typhoon "AGHON" {EWINIAR} was estimated based on all available data at 850 km East Northeast of Extreme Northern Luzon (23.1°N, 129.7°E) with maximum sustained winds of 130 km/h near the center and gustiness of up to 160 km/h. It is moving Northeastward at 20 km/h. Southwesterly Windflow affecting the western section of the country. 𝗙𝗒π—₯π—˜π—–π—”π—¦π—§ π—ͺπ—˜π—”π—§π—›π—˜π—₯ π—–π—’π—‘π——π—œπ—§π—œπ—’π—‘: 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 Localized Thunderstorms. Possible flash floods or landslides during severe thunderstorms. 𝗙𝗒π—₯π—˜π—–π—”π—¦π—§ π—ͺπ—œπ—‘π—— 𝗔𝗑𝗗 π—–π—’π—”π—¦π—§π—”π—Ÿ π—ͺπ—”π—§π—˜π—₯ π—–π—’π—‘π——π—œπ—§π—œπ—’π—‘: Light to moderate winds coming from South to Southwest will prevail with slight to moderate seas (0.6 to 2.1 meters).


TOP STORIES - Sunday, April 14, 2024

TODAY’S TOP STORIES (from online and print media monitoring)

As of 4:00 p.m., Sunday, 14 April 2024

1. Marcos back in Manila from trilateral summit in US

[GMA News, Manila Standard, SunStar, The Manila Times, Inquirer]

https://globalnation.inquirer.net/231768/marcos-back-in-manila-from-trilateral-summit-in-us

2. Marcos: US, Japan, PH trilateral deal to 'change dynamic' in West PHL Sea

[ABS-CBN News, Daily Tribune, Inquirer, The Philippine STAR, GMA News] https://www.gmanetwork.com/news/topstories/nation/903556/trilateral-deal-will-change-dynamic-in-scs-marcos-says/story/

3. Biden seeks $128-M budget for EDCA projects in PHL

[People’s Tonight, People’s Journal, The Philippine STAR, ABS-CBN News]

https://news.abs-cbn.com/news/2024/4/13/biden-seeks-128-m-budget-for-edca-projects-in-ph-2349

4. Marcos says he does not consider Duterte a ‘political enemy’

[Abante Tonite, Daily Tribune, The Manila Times, ABS-CBN News]

https://news.abs-cbn.com/news/2024/4/13/marcos-jr-says-he-does-not-consider-duterte-as-a-political-enemy-2041

5. Plebiscites in BARMM result in creation of 8 new towns, says COMELEC

[ABS-CBN News, GMA News, Rappler, Inquirer]

https://newsinfo.inquirer.net/1929692/plebiscites-in-barmm-result-in-creation-of-8-new-towns-says-comelec

6. Google meets with PBBM, commits to help Filipino companies

[Manila Bulletin, People’s Journal, The Philippine STAR, Manila Standard]

https://manilastandard.net/news/national/314435572/google-meets-with-pbbm-commits-to-help-filipino-companies.html

7. Metro Manila Council, National Police ready for 2-day transport strike

[GMA News, Manila Bulletin, Pilipino Star Ngayon, The Philippine STAR, ABS-CBN News]

https://news.abs-cbn.com/news/2024/4/13/metro-manila-council-ready-for-2-day-transport-strike-1729

8. Sinkhole discovered near Villamor Air Base in Pasay

[Daily Tribune, DZRH News, GMA News]

https://www.gmanetwork.com/news/topstories/metro/903608/sinkhole-discovered-near-villamor-air-base-in-pasay/story/

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