Pedring and Quiel (2011) Floods in Pampanga and Bulacan, Central Luzon

26 September – 1 October 2011 Typhoon Pedring (international name, Nesat) exited the country the same time as Typhoon Quiel (international name, Nalgae) made its landfall in Isabela. Pedring came on September 27 and Quiel just a few days later on October 1, dumping even heavier rains and slamming strong winds into Luzon. These typhoons caused severe problems in most areas of Central and Northern Luzon, with barangays in Bulacan[…]

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Pepeng (2009) Floods and Landslides in Northern Luzon

September – October 2009 Typhoon Pepeng (international name, Parma), was the second typhoon that affected the Philippines within the span of a week in September 2009. It entered the Philippine Area of Responsibility days after Tropical Storm Ondoy (International Name Ketsana) wreaked havoc on the country. Although Pepeng did not extend its fury to Metro Manila where Ondoy recently did, it still added to the damage caused by the earlier[…]

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