6 months Tropical cyclones expected in May MB
By Ellalyn De Vera-Ruiz One or two tropical cyclones will likely enter or make landfall over the country in May, amid a weak El Niño that is likely to prevail until August. Based on its climatological record, the Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical and Astronomical Services Administration (PAGASA) said one or two tropical cyclones may affect the country with a possibility of making landfall over Northern or Central Luzon this May. It added that generally near average rainfall is expected in most parts of the country, except for Bicol Region, Eastern Visayas and some parts of western and southern Luzon where rainfall ... more