5 months Southwest monsoon rains help slow down declining Angat Dam water level MB
By Ellalyn De Vera-Ruiz With the southwest monsoon or habagat prevailing over a large portion of Luzon and Visayas in the past few days, the decrease in the water level at Angat Dam slightly slowed down Saturday. A part of Angat Dam is seen at Norzagaray, Bulacan. The dam hit its critical level due to lack of water supply. (JANSEN ROMERO / MANILA BULLETIN) Based on the Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical, and Astronomical Services Administration’s (PAGASA) monitoring as of Saturday, Angat Dam’s water level was at 157.96 meters or just 0.06 meters lower than the 158.02 meters last Friday. National Water ... more