transparency seal

Expanded Modified Direct Payment Scheme (EXMDPS)

 

 

STII Publications

Philippine Journal of Science 

         PJS PNG                       

S&T POST

2016 2Q SNTPOST snt4thq     

S&T Digest

digest july2016   digest may2016 pic

Balitang Rapidost

rapidost july   rapidostfront march2016  

Philippine Men & Women of Science

           pmwsfront cover

Philippine S & T Abstracts

          psta coverphoto
     

Science for Safer Communities

RED Book

             redbook       

Calamity Information

flood  landslide

stormsurge   tsunami

typhoon 


Today's Outlook

weather-icon

DAILY WEATHER FORECAST
by DOST-PAGASA

earthquack-tsunami-volcano-icon

EARTHQUAKE, VOLCANO and TSUNAMI BULLETINS
by DOST-PHIVOLCS

NOAH logo-icon

PROJECT NOAH
Nationwide Operational Assessment of Hazards

climatex

CLIMATEX
The Climate Experiment: Predicting Rainfall for the Philippines

 

To address the perennial flooding in the CAMANAVA (Caloocan, Malabon, Navotas, Valenzuela) area, the Department of Science and Technology (DOST)installed additional automated rain gauges (ARGs) in the past months through its National Capital Region (NCR) office. The installation is part of the initiative for emergency distribution of hydrometeorological devices in hard hit areas in the country.

Rain gauge is a weather instrument used by meteorologists and hydrologists to measure the amount of rain in an area over a certain period. The rain gauges were installed in Mapulang Lupa, Pleasant View Subdivision in Barangay Bagbaguin and at the Smart cell site 2 at Gen. T. de Leon. Two more ARGs were put up in Dampalit Elementary School in Malabon and at the Smart cell site 3 in Caloocan City.

CAMANAVA, having a lower elevation compared with other cities and municipalities in Metro Manila, is prone to constant flooding. In fact, the occurrence of high tide also contributes to flooding even without weather disturbances.

Written by: Rodolfo P. de Guzman S&T Media Service, DOST-STII   
Tuesday, 29 October 2013 23:11

Feature

logo white bg

Connect with Us

 

Follow Us

fb art STARBOOKS

fb art DOSTPh

fb art STII

fb art DOSTv


Events Calendar

Back to Top