Vacation’s not over yet! Since the Hot and Dry season will continue until the second week of June, you can still scratch those itchy feet and see the country’s hottest spots.
Using the hashtag #PanahonTViSeePinas, Panahon TV viewers sent photos of their memorable local adventures. Feast your eyes on the beautiful places that we are proud to call our own.
#12: Anna Jean Fernandez | KAPURPURAWAN ROCK FORMATION, ILOCOS NORTE
#11: Greisha Padilla | MT. DARAITAN, RIZAL-QUEZON
#10: Amor Larrosa | MARINDUQUE
#09: Danah Reyes | CAGBALETE ISLAND, MAUBAN QUEZON
#08: Victor Juan | CALAGUAS ISLAND, CAMARINES NORTE
#07: George Gamayo | MT. PICO DE LORO, TERNATE CAVITE
#06: Patrick Aurelio | BORACAY ISLAND, AKLAN
#05: Rachel Santos | OSLOB, CEBU
#04: Gillian Gacuma | PATAPAT VIADUCT, ILOCOS NORTE
#03: Agatha Ruadap | TARAK RIDGE, MARIVELES BATAAN
#02: Crolskie Umali | IVANA PORT, BATANES
#01: Uba Aver | PANAS FALLS, NEW CORELLA, DAVAO DEL NORTE
At 4:45 AM today, Tropical Storm Seniang made landfall over Sibonga, Cebu with maximum sustained winds of 65 kilometers per hour and gustiness of up to 80 kilometers per hour. At 7:00 AM, it made another landfall over Guihulngan, Negros Oriental and at 8:00 AM, it was located in the vicinity of La Libertad, Negros Oriental.
Public Storm Warning Signals are still up over some areas of Visayas and Mindanao.
Stormy weather will be experienced over Central Visayas and the provinces of Negros Occidental and Guimaras. The rest of Western Visayas and the provinces of Leyte, Misamis Oriental, Misamis Occidental, Surigao del Norte, Agusan del Norte, Camotes Island, Zamboanga del Norte and Camihuin will have rains with gusty winds.
Bicol Region and Samar provinces will be cloudy with moderate to heavy rain showers and thunderstorms. Residents are alerted against possible flash floods and landslides. Metro Manila, CALABARZON, MIMAROPA and the rest of Mindanao will experience cloudy skies with light to moderate rain showers and thunderstorms, while the rest of Luzon will be cloudy with light rains.
Travel for small seacraft is risky in the seaboards of Northern and Central Luzon, the eastern seaboard of Southern Luzon, Visayas and the northern and eastern seaboards of Mindanao.
According to PAGASA Weather Forecaster Buddy Javier, Seniang’s current intensity is capable of generating ocean waves that may reach up to 5 meters. Javier added that it is expected to leave the Philippine Area of Responsibility (PAR) by Friday, January 2, 2015 if it maintains its speed and direction.
Free rides on Rizal Day
Today, December 30, marks the death anniversary of our national hero, Dr. Jose Rizal. In line with this, LRT and MRT stations will be giving free rides for commuters. See image below for reference: