7 months Rains bring water level at Angat up slightly MB
By Ellalyn De Vera-Ruiz The monsoon rains have slightly increased Angat Dam’s critically low water level, which have fallen consistently since the start of El Niño early this year. A part of Angat Dam is seen at Norzagaray, Bulacan. (JANSEN ROMERO / MANILA BULLETIN) Based on the monitoring of the Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical and Astronomical Services Administration (PAGASA), the water level at Angat Dam rose to 158.64 meters on Sunday, or 0.68 m higher than the 157.96 m last Saturday. However, it is still below the 160m critical level for domestic water supply. The National Water Resources Board (NWRB) is ... more